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Adventurous Auburnite a Yosemite ‘bear intern’

At 18 years of age, Auburn resident Jessica Hadley is well-acquainted with the wild, wooly fauna of the American outback. The daughter of lifelong environmentalists, she’s ...

Reader Input: Shooting animals out of trees not sport

My thanks to Gus Thomson for his reports on Assembly Bill 2205, which would repeal a 2012 California law that prohibits the use of dogs to hunt bears (“Placer County panel he ...

Save a stamp; file your hunting, fishing reports online

For a number of species, hunters have had to return tags or report cards by conventional mail. Usually, it reaches its destination; but occasionally, one is lost.The Department of ...

Bear spotted on Terrace Street

Residents on Terrace Street in Auburn reported seeing a bear rummaging through their trashcans early Tuesday morning, according to Detective Dale Hutchins of the Auburn Police Depa ...

Don’t wait; it’s time to apply for big-game hunting

If you hunted any of California’s big game last year, you should have received your copy of the “California Big Game Hunting” booklet for 2012 by now.The arrival ...

Media Life: Tale of three bears adds to Western States 100 mystique

Add a protective mama bear and two cubs to the legend and lore of the Western States 100. But don’t expect the trio of bad-news bruins to lumber off into the sunset just yet. The ...

Bear River breezes past Whitney

The Bear River High volleyball team swept past Whitney on the road Thursday, improving to 4-1 on the season. Junior Katie Tomkievicz and sophomore Sara Schell drilled nine kills e ...

Placer golfers ace test against Bear River

The Placer High golf team opened the Pioneer Valley League slate Thursday with a big win over Bear River at The Ridge Golf Course. Hannah Gregg and Sydney Ryan both shot 9-over-pa ...

Brazen bear breaks into Auburn canyon-rim home for food

Bears are no stranger to Auburn’s canyon rim residents but one neighborhood is on high alert after a brazen bruin’s midday house break-in today. Silver Bend Way resident Bobby ...