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SoCal squad recovers body deep in Foresthill gold mine

A miner’s death 1,500 feet into a Foresthill-area gold mine spurred a body-recovery effort over the weekend by a team of Southern California underground rescue experts. Folsom’ ...

Turkey Trot draws 4,000 despite rain

The fifth annual Folsom Turkey Trot brought out more than 4,000 racers despite rain-soaked courses and a soggy start to Thanksgiving morning. The Folsom Turkey Trot 5K Run/Walk and ...

Oakmont's Garcia, Vista girls are second at state meet

FRESNO -- Del Oro High School junior Trevor Stephens made it onto the top-10 podium by one second. Oakmont junior Karlie Garcia missed a state championship by one second. And Vista ...

Turns out there’s no fix for Eagle Lake — for now

Two years ago, the Bureau of Land Management held hearings about the possibility of closing a source of water drain from Eagle Lake, a large section of pipe called the Bly Tunnel.E ...

Your Best Shot

Here are the top three photos picked for this week’s Your Best Shot, taken by our Journal readers posted on MyAuburn. If your photo wasn’t chosen this week, don’t be discoura ...

Town Center lights up for the holidays

Although the holiday season officially begins for El Dorado Hills Town Center on Saturday, November 26, there are actually some important events prior to that day. All the week en ...

Taxpayers petition for Skeel's return

More than 100 concerned taxpayers in El Dorado Hills have gone online to sign a petition urging community leaders to bring General Manager John Skeel back to work. Skeel, who was t ...

GPS tracking being discussed regarding prisoner releases

The monitoring of criminals using electronic devices can be a useful tool for law enforcement — however, they are only part of the equation. GPS, or Global Position System, is ju ...

Holidays go miniature at museum

Christmas in miniature is the theme for the latest display at the Folsom History Museum. During the Friday night private reception for members, volunteers and display owners, dozen ...