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Fired-up fans

Placer High students, from left, Eric Dawedeit, Eric Cabrera, Charles Brodhead and Aaron Miles cheer on their team as the Placer Hillmen play San Juan High School?s Spartans Tuesda ...

Betty Somers

Betty Eileen Somers died Dec. 12, 2003, at the age of 78. Born in Conestogo, Ontario, Canada on March 23, 1925, her family moved to Kitchener, Ontario, where she lived until her ma ...

James Harrigan

James Daniel Harrigan died Dec. 29, 2003, after a hard fight with an aggressive and invasive cancer. He is remembered as a kind and happy man who had a great sense of humor. He had ...

Tom Colomb

Thomas James Colomb, 42, died Dec. 25, 2003, at his home in Auburn. Born April 7, 1961, in Van Nuys, Calif., he lived in Nevada and Placer counties for the last 35 years. He was a ...

Francis Lagomarsino

Francis A. Lagomarsino died Dec. 30, 2003, in Rocklin. Born Aug. 14, 1910, in Mokulmne Hill, he had lived in Foresthill since 1989. He worked as the San Jose district tax administr ...

Warren Eugene Wilson

Warren Eugene Wilson passed away on December 23, 2003 in Auburn, CA. Born in Nebraska on January 28, 1926, he worked as a truck owner/operator for 40 years and proudly served in th ...

Ann Arp Crispin

Born January 8, 1919 in Colfax, Ann Arp Crispin died on December 21, 2003, after a short illness. Ann moved to her home off Placer Hills Road on a permanent basis in 1958, and was ...

Catherine E. Smart

Catherine E. Smart, a 47-year resident of Auburn, passed away on December 23 at the age of 94. Catherine was born August 16, 1909 in Jefferson City, Tennessee, the third of 14 chil ...

Health clubs offer help with get-in-shape resolutions

Journal Staff Writer Editor?s note: The following article includes a sampling of local gyms and health clubs. For a more comprehensive look at Auburn?s gyms, see the Journal?s Heal ...

Letters to the Editor, Thursday, January 1, 2004

Placer judge?s character is above reproach Regarding the performance of Judge James Roeder and having heard from both sides of counsel table, please let me put my two cents in. For ...