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Shutdown closes offices, fed services in Auburn area

Shockwaves from the partial federal government shutdown were starting to reverberate through the Auburn-area foothills Tuesday. The U.S. Forest Service ranger office in Foresthill ...

Local man pleads guilty to fraud scheme

A Roseville man faces up to 10 years in federal prison for his role in a scheme to defraud $163,000 from a woman whose United States marine son died. Robert Brogan, 62, pleaded gui ...

Time for a change in Congress

In the last eight years, with a conservative president and too many career politicians, the federal government has spent more than $4 trillion dollars more than it brought in. Th ...