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Community Service Day sign-ups begin

Folsom’s second Community Service Day is right around the corner, and volunteers are already signing up for projects around the city. “The citywide event mobilizes hun ...

Missing teen located

At approximately 9 p.m. Wednesday, the Folsom Police Department announced that a teen reported as missing had been located. According to police, Marissa Jumper, 13, went missing f ...

CUBS FANS: Auburn father-son duo show exemplary judgment in Wednesday bear sighting

Just four days after an Auburn resident shot and killed a black bear that wandered onto his property on Alta Drive, an Auburn father-son duo captured extraordinary images of a moth ...

New ordinance to amend oil, grease disposal rules

The City Council heard the first reading of a new ordinance July 28 that seeks to amend parts of the Folsom municipal code governing sewer system regulations. The proposed amendmen ...

Where is Folsom’s water going?

The City of Folsom has been installing large blue pipes along Oak Avenue Parkway in Folsom and residents have expressed concern both about the noise and purpose. The city passed t ...

Mountain lion captured in Folsom neighborhood

Members of the Folsom Police Department and the California Department of Fish and Wildlife (CDFW) teamed up Sunday to capture a mountain lion in a residential area of Folsom. &ldq ...

Know Your Limit program promotes responsible drinking

For most, it’s common knowledge that the legal blood alcohol (BAC) limit for operating a motor vehicle in the state of California is less than .08 percent. However, many peop ...

New addition to Folsom Lake Bank board

Folsom Lake Bank announced Renee Nash has joined the Board of Directors of Folsom Lake Bank. Nash currently serves as General Counsel for Professional Education Services, LP in Gra ...

Apparent suicide at Catlin Park

Folsom Police received a call at 4:52 p.m. Thursday regarding a possible suicide at Catlin Park in Folsom. The Folsom Police Department responded to the call, sending several units ...

‘Peeping Tom’ investigation continues

On the morning of July 14, Andrew Lee, 49, was arrested for allegedly annoying and/or molesting a child and peeping. After the arrest, a search warrant was executed on Lee’s ...

Stay safe in open waterways

After the drowning of a 23-year-old man last week in the Lake Natoma, local first responders are reminding people to stay safe and act responsibly in local waterways. The Californ ...

State of California regains control of Folsom State Prison’s medical services

Recently, Folsom State Prison’s medical services were returned to the supervision of the California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation. According to department off ...

Kyburz fire expected to be fully contained Wednesday

Highway 50 was closed for a portion of last week in both directions at Kyburz Drive near Pollock Pines in El Dorado County because of a wildfire on the north and south side of the ...

Wildfire prompts closures in both directions on Highway 50 near Pollock Pines

Highway 50 remains closed in both directions at Kyburz Drive near Pollock Pines in El Dorado County because of a wildfire on the north and south side of the highway. Crews are on ...