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Sierra Moon Goldsmiths asks for community support for employee with cancer

It’s been an eventful year for Molly Anderson-Moran. The Sierra Moon goldsmith gave birth to her second child in February, a baby girl she named Willow, and then in April the ...

SPORTS CHATTER: Placer's realignment talk generating lots of feedback

"It’s my own desire, it’s my own remorse Help me to decide. Help me make the most Of freedom and of pleasure Nothing ever lasts forever Everybody wants to rule ...

Campbell big cog as Boulder Collegians head to playoffs

With a line-up full of hitters, the Boulder Collegians summer collegiate baseball team is headed to the postseason at full throttle. Fashioning their third 30-win season in a row, ...

Reader Input: Fault spelled end to the dam

Kudos to Mr. (Vern) Root for his service with the Sacramento Police Department and his participation in the rooftop rescue of residents at risk during the 1986 floods (“Aubur ...

Reader Input: Community comes together for Scout

Early Saturday morning, June 27, Alden Brock, a 13-year-old Boy Scout from the Rosemont area of Sacramento, was caught in an unexpected flash flood in the backcountry at Philmont S ...

MIXED SIGNALS: Placer's PVL dominance could land Hillmen in new waters

Placer High’s 13 Pioneer Valley League championships during the 2014-15 school year left little doubt to the prestige of recent Hillmen success in athletics. The feats are f ...

Reader Input: The Earth goes through cycles

John Sisson wishes I would use real science (“Fear emissions, not atom bombs,” Reader Input, June 14). This from a person who thinks climate change is real science. Sis ...

Reader Input: How to rebuild after nukes fall?

Karen Wyatt says we had wars before (“All immaterial if we lose Earth,” Reader Input, June 5). She equates wars with spears, arrows, bullets, guns, bombs, the same as n ...

Bear nearly enters Colfax home

Bears are one of nature’s more curious creatures - especially where there is food involved. If your meal catches their attention, they’re sure to investigate, which is ...

STATE OR BUST: Auburn-area athletes qualify to the CIF track meet

ELK GROVE — The track and field season extends deeper into the school year than any other prep sport, allowing students to cap their yearly athletic campaign as their summer ...

Reader Input: Nuclear war the genuine danger

Really? Climate change? (President Barack) Obama says climate change is the greatest danger to the U.S. and the world. Who voted for this guy? With the Chinese massing their ...

DASHING DISPLAY: Placer squad steals section track title while Forest Lake, Bear River, Colfax, Foresthill nab Masters qualifications

The next best boys squad in Sac-Joaquin Section Division IV track and field is only half the team that Placer is. The Hillmen rolled to 66 collective points Tuesday and Thursday a ...

Reader Input: Police need armored gear

I’m a former SWAT member and retired sergeant so I can give straight information. In my view, our ill-advised president has been wrong on every major law enforcement issue ...

PVL Track and Field Tournament results: Placer dominates team scores

The historic track and field program made famous by the likes of Lindsay Hyatt-Barr, Stacy Dragila, Ron Hyatt and Ralph LeFebvre has another accolade for the trophy case. By attac ...

Reader Input: Looked like a waste of water

Hello. Recently (May 13) I was at the Sierra Grill, the one off of Lincoln Way, waiting for my stepdad to bring me my keys. Around 9:30 he arrived and I walked outside, hearing t ...