Roseville

Ocean salmon fishing to open May 1 in north coast waters

Horse Mountain to the Oregon border encompasses the mouth of the Klamath River region, Crescent City, Humboldt Bay and Shelter Cove.While the rest of the state’s ocean waters ...

Don’t wait; it’s time to apply for big-game hunting

If you hunted any of California’s big game last year, you should have received your copy of the “California Big Game Hunting” booklet for 2012 by now.The arrival ...

Chunn, Scott win Late Model mains in Roseville

ROSEVILLE — There were plenty of trophies to go around at All American Speedway, with different winners in each main event Saturday night, the season opener for the NASCAR Wh ...

DFG offers new incentive for becoming a hunter instructor

Any person wishing to go hunting in California for the first time must attend and pass a hunter education course. That means there is a continuing need for instructors.Instructors ...

It’s over but not easy for Wills in Egggstravaganza Enduro at Roseville speedway

Ron Wills and Chris Lancaster traded the lead for 144 laps before Wills took the lead for good and won the 200-lap Egggstravaganza Enduro on Saturday night at All American Speedway ...

Another View: Enough red tape to stripe California’s highways

No one understands the needs of Placer County residents better than the people who live here. We love our community and are always looking for things we can do to make it even bet ...

Egggstravaganza to reveal the sunny side of Roseville speedway’s new fan interaction

In planning for the 2012 season, the new management team at All American Speedway sought to bring fans and racers closer together.In the case of this Saturday’s Egggstravagan ...

Major rule change in harvesting abalone as season opens

Abalone season north of San Francisco Bay opened Sunday. Because of strong wind, however, few people were willing to brave really bouncy sea conditions and pry the prized shellfish ...

Hunting wild turkeys on private property may require a trade, but it's worth it

Oh, where to hunt, where to hunt. That’s a popular refrain from many hunters hoping to pursue one of the state’s permanent residents, the wild turkey.The season opens t ...

Spring turkey season opens March 31

Beginning Saturday, March 31, gobbler hunters again can prowl the backcountry in pursuit of traditional Thanksgiving table fare. The season continues through May 6.Shooting hours a ...

Want milder tasting trout? Try removing the scales

I fish for just about anything that swims, and I eat just about every kind of fish I catch.First and foremost, I’m a trout fisherman. From not long after I could walk, my dad ...

It’s time to put night crawlers out of business and use rubber worms

I’ve put off publishing any findings until I concluded numerous years of research. Now, the findings are in, and I recently presented a lecture to a fishing group with the co ...

DFG sponsors turkey hunting clinic in Gridley

The spring hunt for the state’s gobbler population is highly anticipated by a great many. We’re less than a month away from the spring season.A variety of breeds have b ...

SHARE program offers wild pig hunts at Bobcat Ranch in Yolo County

Bobcat Ranch is in Yolo County’s Vaca Mountain foothills west of Winters, just under an hour drive north on Interstate 5.The Department of Fish and Game has a little-known pr ...

Placer County's NorCal Runners 16U AAU basketball to hold tryouts

The NorCal Runners, a boys 16U AAU basketball travel team, will hold tryouts from 1-5 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 25.Players who are current high school freshmen and sophomores and won&rsq ...