boy scouts

‘Scouting for Food’ throughout Gold Country

Local Boy Scout troops throughout the foothills, from Newcastle to Nevada City, will be out in force this weekend to collect donations of groceries for holiday food baskets. As pa ...

Reader Input: Flag upgrade deserves praise

We wish to commend the students, Boy Scouts and leader who noticed the condition of the old flag flying at Placer High School, who took action and raised a new flag (“Student ...

Mendocino County crash kills one; Newcastle Boy Scouts hurt

POTTER VALLEY, Calif. (AP) — A man driving a van full of Boy Scouts from Newcastle died and five of his young passengers were injured in a five-vehicle crash in Mendocino ...

Boy Scouts approve plan to accept openly gay boys

GRAPEVINE, Texas (AP) — The Boy Scouts of America threw open its ranks Thursday to gay Scouts but not gay Scout leaders — a fiercely contested compromise that some w ...

California judge orders release of Boy Scout files

  LOS ANGELES (AP) — Tens of thousands of documents detailing two decades of sexual abuse allegations within the Boy Scouts of America must be turned over as part of ...

Paul Chamberlain, last in family’s 122-year line of Auburn lawyers, dead at 87

Paul Chamberlain, last in the line of a family of lawyers practicing in Auburn since 1888, has died at 87. Chamberlain, a lifelong Auburn resident who had practiced law in the cit ...