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Exploring the heritage of the territory west of Lake of the Pines

It?s been almost five decades since developers envisioned the country club subdivision of Lake of the Pines in southern Nevada County. But long before bulldozers began carving home ...

Placer JV take home pair of SFL victories

Charles Brodhead had a double-double in each game as the Placer JV boys basketball team won a pair of Sierra Foothill League home contests last week, holding off Natomas 53-50 on T ...

Foresthill Little League holding sign-ups

Sign-ups for Foresthill Little League will be held at Foresthill Middle School from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 24. Boys and girls ages 5 through 18 are invited to join. Tryout ...

Bruins, Falcons hook up tonight

Holding his two index fingers about an inch apart, Bear River boys basketball head coach Jack McCrory noted recently after a close loss to Mira Loma that his team is that close fro ...

Fish-finders have gone high-tech

With all the guiding I?ve been doing over the past seven seasons, I?ve had very little time to do any ?fun fishing? in recent years ? one of the hazards of turning your hobby into ...

Rocklin nips Placer at home

Despite a season-high 23 points from Sean Morrill and a nine-point lead going into the fourth quarter, the Placer boys basketball team came up just short of a Sierra Foothill Leagu ...

Badger Pass worth the trip

This aging ski resort could use a proper makeover; a much-needed overhaul might bring it up to modern-day standards. But to the loyal people who call Badger Pass home, it doesn?t m ...

Harry Trevelyn Hall

Harry Trevelyn Hall passed away suddenly on January 16, 2004 at his home in Rock Creek Mobile Homes Estates. Among Rock Creek residents he was known as an avid poker and pinochle ...

Budget cuts don?t derail efforts for homeless shelter

ROSEVILLE ? State budget cuts will be another hurdle for proponents of creating a homeless shelter in Placer County, but non-profits, churches and government officials are working ...

Journal wins three national awards

The Auburn Journal won three national awards for editorial excellence in 2003, Suburban Newspapers of America announced this week. The Journal took first place for feature news ser ...