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Auburn Ski Club celebrates 83rd Anniversary

Dick Hamilton remembers the days when an afternoon of skiing could end with getting stuck on the road for 16 hours. The Auburn resident and Auburn Ski Club board member has had a ...

How to handle Galleria blaze

The comments and questions listed in your Nov. 17 “Our View,” “More answers needed after Galleria blaze,” were right on. It would appear that both mall security as well as ...

Auburn Ski Club celebrates 82 years of teaching kids how to carve up the mountain

The first snows of the season have Auburn Ski Club ready to hit the slopes. “It’s our 82nd year of providing winter sports opportunities to families and kids in the foothills ...

Our View: Winter Games offer cause for celebration

Although the 2010 Winter Olympic Games are in Vancouver, there’s plenty to celebrate locally. Olympic athletes and coaches with Auburn and Placer County ties are excelling in Th ...

Tahoe celebrates 50th anniversary of Olympic Games

Fifty years ago Squaw Valley took center stage for 10 days as the world’s best athletes competed in the VIII Olympic Games. This weekend the Tahoe region is pulling out all the ...

It’s about family fun for ski club’s alpine director

Eric Garayoa, 30, knew from an early age that skiing would be a big part of his life. “My dad learned while I was doing it,” Garayoa said. “And when I grew up that’s just ...

Auburn Ski Club program puts children on the slopes

The Auburn Ski Club is preparing to teach young foothill skiers a sport they can enjoy for a lifetime. The nonprofit Gift of Skiing is a program that trains children as young as 6 ...