Interstate 80

Man from Cool dies in solo crash on I-80 near Rocklin

A driver from Cool died Monday night after his sport utility vehicle veered off westbound Interstate 80 west of Rocklin Road and a struck a large oak tree. According to a Californi ...

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/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. ...

Zero visibility closes 80: Blizzard shuts interstate between Placer County foothills and Nevada state line

Interstate 80 over Donner Summit was closed to traffic Thursday due to heavy snowfall and zero visibility, Depending on weather conditions, the highway would remain closed throug ...

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, ...

Travelling this weekend? Expect company

Travelers taking to the highways over the holiday weekend can expect a lot of company, roadwork delays and high law enforcement visibility. AAA of Northern California estimates a ...

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 ...

Time for state, county to look at freeway ramps

Placer County opened the Sunset Boulevard overpass Sunday afternoon, culminating a year-long project to improve traffic safety and congestion along the Highway 65 corridor connecti ...

Newcastle woman dies after Interstate-80 wrong-way drive, rollover

A Newcastle woman is dead after a single-vehicle crash this morning on Interstate 80 in Auburn. The accident occurred at about 2:27 a.m. on eastbound I-80. The victim and lone occu ...

Taylor Road interchange closure sparks community debate

Area business owners and citizens voiced concerns over a transportation proposal to eliminate the Interstate 80/Taylor Road interchange. During a hearing last Wednesday at the Pl ...

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 ...

City to fight I-80 Taylor Road off-ramp closure

Interstate 80’s Taylor Road/ Pacific Street exit may be on the chopping block. Despite a recommendation from Caltrans to eliminate the Interstate 80 Taylor Road/Pacific Street of ...

Strong weekend storm expected

A strong storm moving through Friday into Saturday could drop more than a foot of snow at the highest elevations of the Sierra. Snow levels will start at about 5,000 to 6,000 feet ...

Motorcycle duo in ‘good condition’ after big rig accident

Two motorcyclists are in “good condition” after a collision with a big rig last week. David Milldrum, 29, of Rocklin, and Roxanna Bradford, 24, of Roseville, were both listed ...