deaths

2 skiers die in Placer County ski accidents

A Sugar Bowl resort employee from Brazil and a 43-year-old Belmont man skiing at Tahoe have died after crashing into trees while skiing. On Thursday, the body of 18-year-old Santo ...

Swine flu confirmed close to Placer County

Swine flu originating in Mexico is now in Placer County’s back yard, with a local teenager testing positive for the disease and his Fair Oaks school closed down Monday by Sacrame ...