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Potters unable to keep Heat from repeating as champs

The Chico Heat repeated as the Great West League champions, after beating the Lincoln Potters in two games last week. The Potters defeated the Medford Rogues in a winner-take-all ...

A few bright spots in a tough summer

Everyone knows fishing has been rough lately. Between the terrible heat and the smoky air, it has not been much fun to get on the water. However, there are several bright spots off ...

KIRBY’S KATCH

Beat the heat by going high and visiting our area’s beautiful lakes for stunning scenery and fine fishing. Here are some family favorites. Fuller lake This little lake is o ...

Potters take three from visiting Yuba-Sutter Gold Sox

The Lincoln Potters were on a five-game winning streak after a three-game sweep over the Yuba-Sutter Gold Sox last weekend. But after opening against the red-hot Heat Tuesday at Mc ...

Potters beat the Heat in Chico Home Friday for Gold Sox

The Lincoln Potters beat the Heat 7-5 Saturday to be only the second team to knock off the Chico team so far this season. Tied 5-5 going into the top of the seventh inning, Lincol ...

Potters head into three-game home stand against Chico

CHICO – The Heat used home-field advantage to win the first game of their four-game series 11-7 against the Lincoln Potters Wednesday. The two teams will tangle Thursday thro ...

Fishing is still hot

If one can stand the heat, there is plenty of action going on in our area. Last Wednesday, my daughter Sabrina and I hit Bullards Bar to chase the kokanee. We put 15 fish in the c ...

Summer sticking around in Auburn, Placer County

  The final vestiges of the warmth of summer are lingering well into the fall, giving hope to mandarin growers and headaches to firefighters. At Abel’s Garden House on ...

Lancaster battles the heat at Thunderhill

WILLOWS — Local motorcycle road-racing prodigy Tucker Lancaster picked up a couple of early wins in the American Federation Motorcyclist races at Thunderhill two weeks ago bu ...

70s Coyotes are World Masters Softball Champions

LAS VEGAS _ It was hot in Nevada this past week, but not as hot as the Lincoln Hills 70s Coyotes softball club as they slugged their way to No. 1 in the 2011 World Masters. On the ...

Difficult days for valley residents

It’s Tuesday afternoon and every time I open the door of the office, I’m reminded that it is an inferno out there. According to Accuweather, it might get up to 113 degrees by t ...

Find shelter from heat at library

There’s some relief available for local residents having a hard time keeping their cool. Lincoln city officials have opened Twelve Bridges Library as a “cooling center” for ...