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Lance Armstrong congratulates young Colfax cyclist on Nevada City win

Soon-to-be-ninth-grader Kyle Clayton of Colfax  received a special perk for completing the Nevada City Classic Sunday — a moment with cycling star Lance Armstrong. Kyle took s ...

U.S. is nation of many religions

It is curious that so many assert the United States is a Christian nation. Our founders realized the reason many fled Europe was because of religious persecution — that of one Ch ...

Let river theme flow in town

Protect American River Canyons would like to thank all the participants, sponsors and donors for joining PARC in making this year’s river village at the Confluence Festival such ...

KNOW YOUR RUNNER: Matt Keyes

Matt Keyes Auburn Bib No. 35 This is the latest in a series of profiles on Auburn-area residents participating in the Western States Endurance Run on June 27. Matt Keyes ...

Fantasy math doesn’t wash

“Please don’t skew numbers” says Jim Beall, Sr. (Reader Input, June 15). This sure smells of just one more liberal double standard. Dianne Foster (Reader Input, May 31) labe ...

Sanity testing called for

Wow! Donna O’Neal’s attack on Shirley Pooley: “Torture shames our nation,” (Reader Input, June 12), has left me reeling and now pondering my own sanity. I don’t recall ...

Auburn is a great place and here’s the proof

A big thank you to all of the nice people in Auburn. The other day on my lunch hour I was running an errand. When I came out, my car would not start. I called my work, Pier 210 D ...

Having a Mammoth time

Dozens of Auburn-area families converged on Mammoth Mountain March 9-12 for the state high school skiing and snowboarding championships. While most Placer High School supporters ...

City, county bigwigs prove they can sit down together

Stamping the notebook while proposing that the best way to improve U.S. Postal Service delivery is to mail those employees their paychecks — in unmarked envelopes. One thing tha ...

Entrepreneurial spirit hit Jay Ross early: at age 8

Even as a child Jay Ross was an entrepreneur. Ross remembers as an 8- or 9-year-old setting up chairs in his family garage and charging neighbor kids a few cents to watch cartoons. ...