Bear River

Prep Notebook: Bruins getting their hoop legs under them

It didn’t take long for the Bear River boys basketball players to find their hoop legs this season. Just three weeks after an integral part of this year’s Bear River r ...

Good December starts for Auburn-area basketball teams

Ask any basketball coach and more often than not they’ll tell you that getting off to a good start to a season is always good for a team’s psyche. So far this season, ...

Reader Input: Irrigation district ignores environment

Nevada Irrigation District (NID) has plans to build two new dams on the Bear River to once again increase its bottom line at the expense of the environment. Their plans seem a li ...

Nevada Irrigation District dusts off 1926 plan for dam in Meadow Vista-Colfax area

  The Nevada Irrigation District is resurrecting a plan developed in the 1920s to tap into a meandering stretch of the Bear River between Meadow Vista and Colfax to boost wat ...

Weather for Placer County graduations predicted to be sizzling, stay-hydrated-hot

Last year’s graduation season was infamous in Placer County for its heat and for its heat exhaustion in some areas. Colfax High School’s principal, Rick Spears, noted ...

New Lincoln coach assesses Zebras during spring drills

It’s always a situation of mixed emotions when a popular coach steps down and a new era of football begins. Lincoln High head coach Ken Lowe saw his young family growing up ...

Lincoln swim team does a warm up for fans

The Lincoln High School swim team took to the pool at McBean Park last week to showcase the aqua talent competing in the Pioneer Valley League this season. The 47-member squad wil ...