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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 ...

Bruins brimming with optimism

LAKE OF THE PINES — Even with just a handful of practices under their belts, the Bear River High soccer players are happy with what they’re seeing on the pitch. Just four play ...

Trouble in bear country

A bear is causing local residents grief. Auburn resident Sue Ingle, who lives on Wescott Court near Robie Point, said her neighbor alerted her early Wednesday morning to the fact ...

Nielsen: A soaring recovery

Kendal Nielsen is jumping back into competition Friday at Sacramento State for the National Junior Olympics. The Bear River junior qualified two weeks ago at the USATF Junior Olymp ...

Auburn edged by Rocklin

The Auburn Little League Major Division All-Stars nearly pulled off a triple play Saturday night at Twin Oaks Park in Rocklin. But a Rocklin baserunner was called safe at the plate ...

Rampaging Penryn bears appear to have moved on

A Penryn family – and its chickens – are resting easier five days after bears rampaged through their poultry coop. Floyd and Suzanna Giaccani were victimized Thursday night af ...

Placer freshmen manhandle Mesa Verde

Running back Michael Robinson rushed for 160 yards and scored four touchdowns Thursday night, leading Placer High’s freshman football team to a 42-7 victory over visiting Mesa Ve ...

Young Bruins are on the ascent

LAKE OF THE PINES — The Bear River High volleyball team was agonizingly close to earning a trip to the postseason in 2008. And the cruel reality of graduation claimed eight pla ...