Bear River

Choose your Labor Day campground carefully

Labor Day weekend is a week away, and fires in the north state are dominating the news. Some fires remain active while firefighters are containing others.Thousands of acres are bla ...

Junior, soph pull their weight on DO relay team

The Del Oro High 4x400 boys relay team will return to the CIF State track and field championships today in Clovis where a team that features two seniors, a junior and sophomore wil ...

Reina, Courage find redemption in all star game

SACRAMENTO ? Alyssa Reina and Jordan Courage found themselves on the same team Wednesday with both in the mood for redemption. Reina slugged an early home run and Courage closed ou ...

Thill provides chills, thrills to advance Bruins

SACRAMENTO ? Ali Thill could have taken a short trip to the freeway and hitchhiked her way out of a lackluster day in the field. Instead, the Bear River High junior found a way to ...

Big third inning advances Bruins in playoffs

SACRAMENTO ? Alyssa Reina wasn?t ready to end her stellar prep career or see her coach Duane Zauner hang it up quite yet. The senior catcher led the Pioneer Valley League with a . ...

Five area athletes go from Sierra to 4-year colleges

ROCKLIN ? Annette Merjano may still have a few more games in her Sierra College career but her next stop isn?t far from her mind. Merjano, a Del Oro High grad, announced Wednesday ...

Placer ends Bear River's eight-year run

LAKE OF THE PINES ? It didn?t matter that the Placer High softball hadn?t beaten Bear River in eight years. It didn?t matter that the Hillgals trailed by one run going into the six ...

Placer swings into PVL title

CARMICHAEL ? Austin Childress topped his tee shot on the 16th hole, but with the way the Placer senior played Monday it didn?t matter. Although his tee shot only traveled about 40 ...

Home runs at a premium this season

When Alyssa Reina swings through a ball her form is textbook, a smooth motion all the through the ball that looks so refined it?s become natural. Opposing pitchers have almost beco ...

Litchfield brings exhibition to Del Oro

LOOMIS – The Del Oro High pole vault record has stood at 14-8 since 1999 and the stadium record at 15-4 since 2009. So when Robbert-Jan Jansen cleared 18-1 it almost wasn’t fai ...

Bruins upset Lincoln in PVL matchup

The Bear River High baseball team knocked off second-place Lincoln 7-1 Monday in a makeup game. Troy Runte dealt a complete-game, two-hitter in which he struck out four and gave up ...

Ocean salmon fishing to open May 1 in north coast waters

Horse Mountain to the Oregon border encompasses the mouth of the Klamath River region, Crescent City, Humboldt Bay and Shelter Cove.While the rest of the state’s ocean waters ...

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 ...

Ceo’s dedication has her prepped for Texas

As Stephanie Ceo steps to the batter’s box she stops a few steps short. Her blonde ponytail whips behind her as begins a warm up routine that makes some grown men in the stands c ...

Vandervort delivers walk-off hit for Bruins

LAKE OF THE PINES – James Harris turned on the heat and worked his off-speed pitches Tuesday to position his Bear River Bruins for a win over Pioneer Valley League-leading Lincol ...