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Broc Nicol wins 25-lap endurance feat at Fast Fridays

Auburn is the Endurance Capital of the World — known for physical endurance feats of all kinds. And Friday night Fast Fridays Motorcycle Speedway added its brand of endurance ...

FAMILIAR TRAIL: Placer freshman Claire Ross will take on the 2015 Tevis Cup

Over 200 riders will traverse the Western States Trail from Tahoe to Auburn Aug. 1 for a 100-mile trek that’s considered the oldest endurance trail ride in the world —â ...

OUTDOORS: All your questions answered about the Char family

You gotta love brook trout. They are generally very willing biters and when you find ‘em, you usually find a bunch. But it’s the amazing coloration these guys sport th ...

Sierra College hosts three soccer camps

Sierra College women’s soccer coach Jason Gantt is the camp director for this year’s three sessions of the Sierra College Co-ed Wolverine Soccer Camp. The camp, which ...

SPORTS CHATTER: Placer's realignment talk generating lots of feedback

"It’s my own desire, it’s my own remorse Help me to decide. Help me make the most Of freedom and of pleasure Nothing ever lasts forever Everybody wants to rule ...

PEDAL POWER: Auburn residents complete Canada’s famed BC Bike Race

These days the wide grins of Auburn residents Dan Tebbs and Aron Yuveta parade about the Victory Velo Bike Shop on Lincoln Way, promoting customer satisfaction in one of the riches ...

Golf Tips: Approaching the green

If you’ve read the last two articles, you’ll remember we got off the tee and down the fairway. Now we need to approach the green with accurate distance control. How man ...

TAKING AIM: Foresthill trapshooter Cheyenne Waldrop sets her sights on the 2016 Olympic Games

A Kolar Arms shotgun nearly nine pounds in weight stretches from Cheyenne Waldrop’s armpit to her standing platform overlooking an expansive trapshooting range in Suhl, Germa ...

THE APPEAL: Justus Spillner’s eligibility at Colfax is up in the air

While the wheels are still turning in the form of an appeal by Colfax High quarterback Justus Spillner in his bid to play football for the Falcons this season, a lot of people may ...

MIXED SIGNALS: Placer's PVL dominance could land Hillmen in new waters

Placer High’s 13 Pioneer Valley League championships during the 2014-15 school year left little doubt to the prestige of recent Hillmen success in athletics. The feats are f ...

Find George Sylvia first on the softball field

Editor’s note: This is the fourth in a six-part weekly series of Lincoln Hills softball players and managers who love the game. The June 11 story was on Vern DeVincenzi; the ...

Del Oro's Steve Birch named top assistant football coach in Northern California

The intensity that Steve Birch brings to the Del Oro High football program is on display every Friday night in the fall when the Golden Eagles football team takes the field. As a ...