Bear River

Reader Input: NID happy-talks over salmon issues

Nevada Irrigation District (NID) has plans to build dams on Bear River to once again increase its bottom line at the expense of the environment. Its plans seem unwarranted since ...

WILL POWER: Placer senior wrestler caps comeback thriller over Bear River

It’s not how you start — it’s how you finish, but lucky for Placer High wrestling coach Don Packheiser, he drives a stick shift. With his team about to begin its ...

Placer, Bear River drop PVL wrestling matches

Lincoln 45, Placer 36 A handful of wins couldn’t erase a four-forfeit deficit as the Hillmen dropped their second straight Pioneer Valley League dual and further endangered ...

Balanced Colfax attack overwhelms Bruins, 71-53

After a pair of tough losses to close their non-league schedule, the Colfax High boys basketball team opened Pioneer Valley League play in impressive fashion Thursday night. Shrug ...

PVL basketball preview: Placer girls could win it all

A year ago the Bear River Bruins went wire-to-wire in winning the Pioneer Valley League girls basketball championship. Led by a talented senior-laden line-up, the Bruins went 9-1 i ...

PVL basketball preview: Boys race is wide open

Which boys basketball team will rule the Pioneer Valley League? Placer coach Mark Lee likes Foothill. Lincoln’s Robert Ash likes Placer and Foothill’s Drew Hibbs likes ...

Bear River falls, Del Oro wins in conference wrestling duals

A full team and six wins wasn’t enough Wednesday as the Bear River wrestling team slipped to a one-point defeat, 37-36 to host Center in the Pioneer Valley League opener. La ...

Q&A with an Olympic hopeful: Bear River grad Darlene Julian is training to fulfill her wrestling dream

Local wrestling coaches at the No Guts No Glory tournament in Rocklin were delighted to find the beaming smile of 2012 Bear River graduate Darlene Julian amid the action across sev ...

Placer, Bear River wrestlers shine at No Guts No Glory Tourney

ROCKLIN ― The basketball courts stretched out across a massive two-level facility at Rocklin’s Hardwood Palace made for the ultimate proving grounds Monday and Tuesday as w ...