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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 ...

PREP REWIND: Placer won 12 of 16 league crowns in 2014-15 school-year

The numbers are in and if you were a fan of the Placer Hillmen athletic teams in 2014-15, you had plenty to cheer about. With head-to-head league competition now complete for the ...