Interstate 80

Tow truck driver killed in Auburn I-80 hit-and-run ID'd

AUBURN CA - A tow truck driver, David Garfield Robinson, Jr., 30, of Citrus Heights, died in the hospital after being struck Tuesday by a hit-and-run vehicle on westbound Inte ...

Snowboarder dies at Sugar Bowl

A snowboarder died at Sugar Bowl Ski Resort in Norden Monday afternoon in the Crow’s Peak area of the resort. The deceased was identified Monday evening as Justin McCollum, 2 ...

Dreaded bottleneck on I-80 finally gone

Like a voracious monster, the dreaded I-80 bottleneck through Roseville has for years greedily gobbled valuable time, fuel, and peace-of-mind. Daily, hundreds of thousands of mot ...

I-80 project nears finish

By Toby Lewis gold country news service For the first time in more than a decade, commuters and motorists may soon think about the famous Roseville bottleneck as a thing of the p ...

I-80/SR 65 Interchange project moves ahead

Some residents are still reeling from the idea the Taylor Road interchange could go away with a new construction project to improve the Interstate 80/State Route 65 interchange. ...

Next time, flash mob Arco Arena

Dear Sacramento Choral Society: Though I narrowly escaped your choral assault in the mall, I did however get to enjoy the chorus of lights and sirens blaring from all the emergency ...

Glamour magazines scattered on I-80 after big-rig crash

October issues of Glamour magazine were spilled onto Interstate 80 in Rocklin Thursday morning after two big rig trucks collided. Approximately 1 a.m. Thursday, an unmarked big r ...

Coroner needs help ID’ing woman killed by big rig

Officials still need your help identifying a woman who was struck and killed by a big rig Wednesday. The unidentified woman was walking in the number three lane on Interstate 80, ...

Sarguis changes plea in hit-and-run case

A 21-year-old Antelope man who was arrested following the Feb. 4 hit-and-run death of a woman pedestrian on the freeway in Roseville changed his plea yesterday to guilty of three f ...

Youth alcohol abuse challenges our community

The youth drinking problem in the greater Auburn area is out of control. There is some good news and bad news that goes along with this fact. The good news is that local school ...

Fiery freeway crash claims one

A fiery freeway accident early Sunday morning left one man dead. At about 12:10 a.m., a yet-to-be identified male driver lost control at a curve on a westbound Interstate 80 conn ...

Proposed exit closure raises concerns

City and county officials are considering a recommendation from Caltrans to eliminate the Taylor Road/Pacific Street Interstate 80 off-ramp in Roseville but area business leaders p ...

I-80 detour end is in sight

The road to rehab Interstate 80 just east of Colfax is moving into the home stretch – with the end of detours in view. Caltrans is anticipating that road rehabilitation of I-80 ...

Lane reopens after I-80 grass fire

Fire crews contained a grass fire that sparked near Interstate 80 Monday afternoon. Emergency responders reported that the large spot fire, which is about a quarter-acre or less, ...

Interstate 80 repair project revving up

The first night of detours on Interstate 80 between Colfax and the Nevada State line apparently went without a hitch. Construction crews closed the interstate just after midnight ...