Students at Marina Village Middle School in El Dorado Hills were directed to shelter in place for a short time Wednesday morning, April 25, 2018, after two boys were spotted nearby pointing what proved to be replica handguns at each other.
The historic Gable Mansion, a sprawling Victorian home in Woodland, was the most popular real estate listing of the week on Realtor.com. Some Bay Area publications and commenters awed at the $3.85 million asking price, wondering what such a mansion would go for in San Francisco.
Two popular Eldorado National Forest campgrounds in the Crystal Basin Recreation Area are slated for improvements as part of $150 million in projects tied to the Sacramento Municipal Utility District’s hydroelectric operations on the Upper American River.
A vehicle pursuit that began in Nevada County ended with a fatal officer-involved shooting in the Placer County community of Foresthill late Friday afternoon, April 20, 2018. Killed was Lockwood Adrian Gibson, 49, of Chico. No officers were injured.
The suspected driver of a stolen pickup was taken into custody Thursday afternoon, April 19, 2018, after traveling the wrong way on Highway 50 in El Dorado County in an apparent effort to evade law enforcement officers.
A Kenyan native and American citizen, Shadrack Biwott spent his high school and early college years in Albuquerque, N.M., before becoming an All-American at the University of Oregon in Eugene, aka TrackTown USA.
Folsom's city council voted Tuesday, April 10, 2018, to send a measure to the November 2018 ballot about imposing term limits on city council members. It was proposed by Councilman Roger Gaylord, who campaigned on the issue in November 2016.
Users on social media and several local news outlets are reporting that multiple eyewitnesses have spotted a possible alligator or caiman-like animal lurking Camden Lake, a neighborhood lake near Highway 99. As of Saturday, no animal has been located or caught.
A 20-year-old Roseville man was killed and two teenagers in his vehicle suffered serious injuries Friday afternoon, April 13, 2018, in a collision between a compact car and an SUV at Springview and Willowynd drives in Rocklin.
UC Davis volleyball player Mahalia White has been undergoing chemotherapy for stage 4 Hodgkin lymphoma since December and preparing a comeback. With treatments finished and the prognosis encouraging, her mother says, "Mahalia is going to beat this, like we all did."
Rocklin kindergarten teacher Kaelin Swaney, who was criticized after she read a book about a transgender child during story time in June, was named teacher of the year Monday by the California Charter Schools Association.