California state parks

Officials recover three bodies in Folsom Lake

One body was recovered from the Folsom Lake Recreation Area Friday and two more Saturday, a week after a speedboat carrying four men capsized in strong winds on Folsom Lake. Th ...

Editor's View: How much is too much to pay at our state parks?

I love the outdoors, hiking the trails and exploring the canyons, rivers and lakes in our region. But I admit I curtailed those activities when the price to enter our local Califor ...

Control burn set for Prairie City State Vehicular Park near Folsom

A prescribed 180-acre control burn has been scheduled for May 28-31 at the Prairie City State Vehicular Recreation area just outside Folsom. The burn “will help reduce the i ...

Transient found dead in a rural Folsom location

Folsom police officers located a dead body in a wooded area in Folsom last night, and say nothing suspicious was found after initial investigation. At 6:40 p.m. Wednesday, Mar ...