lake natoma

Paddlefest offers tips for everyone

If a vacation far away from home isn’t in the cards this year because of the sour economy, perhaps some time spent on the water will suffice. On Sunday, June 21, California Cano ...

Police await ruling

Authorities still don’t know how a Fair Oaks man ended up drowning in Lake Natoma. Timothy Allen Hecht, 54, was found dead in the lake a few weeks ago but the circumstances surro ...

Blood on the pavement

Bloodstains mark a faint trail along 75 yards between an abandoned, security-style vehicle and a Sutter Street business in the Gaslight Building in Folsom. The blood is the tale-te ...

Drowning victim was Fair Oaks man

Authorities have identified the drowning victim retrieved from Lake Natoma on Wednesday as 54-year-old Timothy Allen Hecht of Fair Oaks. The day was a busy one for law enforcement ...

Go fish: Anglers dedicated to hobby

Neither rain, nor sleet nor dark of night shall keep the fishing enthusiasts from dipping a line in local rivers, streams and lakes. While bad weather and darkness are no problem f ...

River parkway push is funded

An ambitious plan to max out recreation-user-friendliness on American River shores at Lake Natoma is funded. No contracts have been let, but work is expected to begin in early 2010 ...
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