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Small cities, big pay

Placer County communities are paying city and town managers at Bay Area prices even though the cost-of-living index is about 30 percent less, a new grand jury report says. But in ...

CIF releases basketball state tourney brackets

The CIF released the brackets for the state high school basketball tournaments Sunday with some interesting matchups all around. In boys Division II, a 12-team Nor Cal bracket h ...

Zebras tied for second in league standings

There haven’t been many teams that have shut down the potent Lincoln boys basketball team’s offense this season. With high-scoring Keenan Hale and Jacob Courage showing ...

Rawlins runs wild as Colfax crushes El Dorado

COLFAX – In a celebration of 50 years of Colfax High here Friday night, new school met old school. Led by Pat Rawlins’ school record setting rushing effort, the Colfax Falcons ...

Impressive candidates for Placer Sports Athlete of the Week

With 52 percent of the nearly 400 votes cast, Del Oro running back Bryce Pratt was the inaugural winner of our Placer Sports’ Athlete of the Week last week. The 6-foot, 195-p ...

Which football team will return to the postseason?

With the new week comes a new poll question at our comprehensive regional sports Web site, placersports.com. Gold Country Media has recently launched Placer Sports as a one-stop s ...

Lincoln boys claim second consecutive victory

Lincoln High’s varsity boys basketball team won 63-44 at Colfax on Thursday night for its second consecutive Pioneer Valley League victory. The game’s final four minutes bel ...

Pioneer Valley League spring standings as of April 29

2009 Pioneer Valley League baseball standings (as of Wednesday, April 29, 2009)     League games Overall Placer 8-2 14-7 ...

Full day of great basketball matchups today in Loomis

The Common Good Classic feast of basketball got underway with a bang on Friday night with wins by the first two Sierra Foothill League teams to hit the floor. Led by 28 points fro ...