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Fishery Foundation of California improving conditions in the state

Between water diversions, encroaching development and general habitat loss, fish populations in the North State seem to be heading south these days. Though there are lots of factor ...

Auburn to redistricting panel: “Keep Placer whole”

A panel responsible for redrawing California’s political boundaries will be hearing from at least one local government entity Thursday in Auburn that wants to keep Placer County ...

Auburn’s finest gear up for ride

Auburn Police Captain John Ruffcorn is putting in many extra hours to make sure the many local bike endeavors this month run smoothly through the streets of Auburn. On Saturday he ...

The memories will endure

Auburn’s sports scene was filled with record-breaking performances, dramatic victories and inspiring turnarounds in 2010. The Endurance Capital of the World got another major ...

Jones stoked for Auburn tour stop

Chris Jones wasn’t a part of the official lobby for Auburn’s bid to host a state of the 2011 Amgen Tour of California. But the pro rider plugged his hometown at every opportun ...

Said and Dunn: Soccer star picks USD

Austin Dunn remembers back when he was a 14-year-old and his teammates on Porterville’s under-19 club soccer team would call him, “Division I.” It turns out they were right ...

Rogers still in front as finale looms

LOS ANGELES — Floyd Landis emerged at the Tour of California time trial on Saturday and hung out in a sponsor’s tent days after accusing Lance Armstrong of doping. Landis did ...

Lewis lands in Hall of Fame

The Placer High wrestling program sent another product to the California Wrestling Hall of Fame. Placer graduate Shon Lewis was honored for his career as a Hillman and beyond at l ...

The wheels are turning

If you know how to find the slipstream, you have a stellar VO2 max and can increase your cadence to keep up with the peloton, you just might be capable of riding in the Amgen Tour ...