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Media Life: Auburn blows by Davis for regional cycling bragging rights

You’d think Davis would be wearing the yellow jersey when it comes to naming the community in the region that has the most diligent bike peddlers. But you’d be wrong i ...

Reader Input: Self-interest pollutes sports, big and small

Attention Brian Kelly and other Notre Dame reverends, fellows, trustees and other frocked leaders who stole a year of athletic eligibility from Eddie Vanderdoes: You now stand in d ...

Reader Input: Armstrong only made it worse

I am responding to your article “Doping no big surprise, locals say,” Journal, Jan. 20. I have to say, I agree with Mr. (Brad) Kearns that it is not a surprise that L ...

Media Life: Lance Armstrong a Hall of Famer or Shamer?

AUBURN CA - While Nike is jumping off the Lance Armstrong bandwagon and the cycling community has made the seven-time Tour de France winner a pariah after a massive doping report, ...

Lance Armstrong in Auburn? Amgen signs say no. Rumors, maybe

Cycling superstar Lance Armstrong was a big draw last year as the Amgen Tour of California raced through Auburn. From the saga of his stolen bike to his storied support for fellow ...

Media Life: It’s been a wonderful Media Life in 2010

In the spirit of the Christmas holidays, here’s a look back at some of Media Life's highlights over the past 12 months: Reese reaches millions Pro angler Skeet Reese featured o ...

Media Life: Auburn had a chance for much more than a glance of Lance

Retired pro triathlete Brad Kearns is joking that he’ll be selling information on his super-secret viewing spot for Sunday’s Amgen Tour of California event on the streets of Au ...

Lancemania about to roll over foothills

Lancemania is about to engulf Placer County. The Amgen Tour of California rolls through the streets of Auburn, over the Foresthill Bridge and into the American River Canyon on Sun ...