Big Oak Valley, CA


Kit for cat? California woman mistakes young fox for kitten

ROCKLIN, Calif. — A California woman thought she was rescuing a tiny kitten last week, but she was outfoxed. The woman, from Rocklin, discovered the feline was not a cat, but a young fox, KOVR-TV reported. “A concerned family member called us after seeing the scared little guy and...

Woman brings home ‘tiny kitten’ that turned out to be a fox

ROCKLIN, Calif. - Authorities said a woman got quite a surprise when she mistakenly brought home a kitten that actually turned out to be a fox. The Rocklin Police Department in California posted about the incident on its Facebook page Monday. "Rocklin resident got quite a surprise last week after...
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Day Hiker: Stagecoach Trail

The Stagecoach Trail in the Auburn State Recreation Area is three trails in one. Park in the confluence area near the kiosk. Keep in mind there is a $10 day use fee. Behind the State Parks kiosk there is a trail that leads under the Foresthill Bridge. You will be headed upriver left. This is not to be confused with the popular Clementine Trail on the other side of the North Fork of the American River.

Rods & Relics' downtown Lincoln Car Show is June 4

The Rods & Relics Downtown Lincoln Car Show on June 4 will feature 400-plus vehicles, and food and product vendor booths. Vehicles from Northern California, Southern California, Oregon and Nevada will be displayed at the family event, which runs from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. June 4. Boy Scout Troop...

Evacuation warnings issued for vegetation fire in Palermo

PALERMO, Calif. — UPDATE, MAY 18, 3:50 PM:. CAL FIRE says the fire is holding at five acres and their firefighters are making good progress. According to the Butte County Sheriff's Office Evacuation Map, Zone 891 (BUT-PAL-891) is currently under an evacuation warning due to the fire. This includes the following areas: Wyandotte Creek, east to Railbridge Rd/Crestmont Ave, and Mackintosh Ave, south of Nora Way.

Fire crews battling vegetation fire near Palermo, evacuation warning issued

BUTTE COUNTY, Calif. - The Butte County Sheriff’s Office has issued an evacuation warning for Eastern Palermo Zone 891. This includes Wyandotte Creek, east to Railbridge Road and Crestmont Avenue, Mackintosh Avenue and south to south of Nora Way. Firefighters say the fire remains at five acres. CAL FIRE...