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Unafraid to take mediocrity head on

Sports are rarely, if ever, played to achieve mediocrity. However, there are limits for those willing to accept those limits. None of the teams I cover fall into that category. Ca ...

Placer County can toast its good health – and raise its wheatgrass glass high

Looking for a healthy lifestyle? Look no further than Placer County, according to rankings in a new survey on the overall health of California residents. Placer County ranked No. ...

Former coach returns to play Sierra Foothills

The Woodlands Rugby Club from Woodlands, Texas traveled to Northern California to play an exhibition match against Sierra Foothills to get a better flavor of how the game is played ...

Lincoln grapplers close out season at Masters

STOCKTON – It wasn’t exactly what the Lincoln High wrestling program was hoping for at the CIF Sac-Joaquin Section Masters tournament at the Stockton Arena last week, b ...

Soil questions answered, Wal-Mart ready to build in North Auburn

With lab tests back indicating soil clean enough on a North Auburn site to build on, Wal-Mart Stores Inc. is poised to start construction early next year. California Department of ...

District 3 takes the title at State Rodeo

Those hard riding and fast roping cowboys and cowgirls of California High School Rodeo District 3 didn’t slow down a bit last month as they captured the crown at the State Ro ...

District is in new budgeting territory

All the school districts in California, including Western Placer Unified, will be in new territory when the governor signs the state budget for fiscal year 2013-14, which will u ...

Rodeo wraps up as District 3 moves on to the State Finals

It was made official May 4-5 as California High School Rodeo Association District 3 closed out its regular rodeo season at the Lincoln Arena. Two familiar faces, Cheyanne Carpente ...

District 3 final rodeo May 4-5 at arena

The final California High School Rodeo Association District 3 rodeo is scheduled for May 4-5 and the Lincoln Arena. The top five contestants in each event from all nine districts ...

District 3 holds final rodeo May 4-5 at arena

The final California High School Rodeo Association District 3 rodeo is scheduled for May 4-5 at the Lincoln Arena. The top five contestants in each event from all nine districts a ...