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Reader Input: Beware ADA’s cash cow

I read the article about mercury tainted fish in the Journal (“Warning to anglers on toxic Gold Rush legacy in some fish,” May 30) and was glad it warned about the dang ...

Janniro perfect in AMA repeat

From the first race of the 2011 Fast Fridays season back in May Billy Janniro has been riding at the top of his career and every week he was the man to beat at the Gold Country Fai ...

Janniro out to defend AMA National crown

The American Motorcycle Association’s National Speedway Championship has been a three-night series for the past several years. Tonight at Fast Fridays the contenders plan to pack ...

Janniro’s AMA title caps banner year

The 2010 AMA/USA Speedway National Championship was Billy “The Kid” Janniro’s to lose. Going into the final round of the national championship series Friday night at Fast Fr ...

Scott still chasing speed record

If it weren’t for the weather calling the shots a few weeks ago, long-time Auburn resident Glen Scott may have returned from Utah’s Bonneville Salt Flats with a new land speed ...

Auburn’s Starks takes U-21 title

Fast Fridays was a hub of activity at the Gold Country Fairgrounds Friday night. Including the regular speedway program, the AMA/USA Youth National and the AMA/USA Under 21 Natio ...

The chase is on as Janniro grabs slim lead

Friday night’s opening round of the AMA/USA National Speedway Championship at Fast Fridays Speedway in Auburn was an exciting night of racing, from the first of 20 heat races to ...

Can anyone top Janniro?

Sixteen of the best riders in the nation will converge on the Gold Country Fairgrounds, racing to win the AMA National Speedway Championship tonight. Benicia’s Billy Janniro, w ...

Soaring with select company

His buddies know better than to ask K.J. McKenzie if he wants to go swimming or play video games. The 14-year-old rarely has time these days to be a teenager. He would much rather ...

Hancock rides to 8th national crown

After the main event wrapped up at Fast Friday’s Motorcycle Speedway Friday night at the Gold Country Fairgrounds all the riders, fans, friends and family came out on the track t ...