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Janniro leads North past South in Speedway war

Motorcycle Racing, by M. Sober, Journal Speedway Correspondent The 12th edition of the Maita Ford Fast Fridays North vs. South Civil War of Speedway played to an overflow packed ho ...

Auburn Seniors win section debut

Little League All-Star Baseball, by Journal Sports Staff CARMICHAEL ? The Auburn Little League Senior All-Stars scored seven runs in the top of the sixth inning to pull away from D ...

Letters to the editor

?Homework capital? E.V. Cain needs new plan. I just read the article about E.V. Cain Middle School, Journal, July 17. I wish the class downsizing we started in the primary grades ...

Trail's end

Auburn resident wins Haggin Cup for healthiest horse at ride?s finish By Erin Gallup-Main, Journal Staff Writer Greenwood resident Potato Richardson wasn?t the only Tevis Cup 100-m ...

Route included moments of hardship, exhilaration

One horse died in fall from cliff; 2 people injured By Erin Gallup-Main, Journal Staff Writer Those involved in the 48th Tevis Cup 100-mile Western States Trail Ride said this year ...

Officials stress thinning of trees

Forest management debate heats up as risk of wildfires increases By Gus Thomson, Journal Staff Writer As a U.S. Forest Service official briefed homeowners about a wildfire threate ...

Grant funds earmarked for fire safety

By Jamie Trump, Journal Staff Writer The Placer County Fire Safe Alliance has started dispersing $191,000 the group recently received to enhance wildfire safety in Placer County. ...

Recent Placer grad has gift for numbers

By Sandy Firth, Journal Staff Writer Ask Rowland O?Flaherty for the answer to a math equation and he will have an answer almost immediately. O?Flaherty, 18, has a gift in math that ...

Repaving project gives new meaning to "you can't go home again"

Through Irish Eyes by Helen Bale There used to be a saying (maybe there still is) that ?You can?t go home again.? In general, it seemed to mean that adults could not recapture thei ...

Potato has Tevis down to a science

100-Mile Western States Trail Ride, by Andy Wilcox, Journal Sports Editor (andyw@goldcountrymedia.com) Potato Richardson said what was probably perceived as poor sportsmanship may ...