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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 ...

Reader Input: No need to be police apologist

D. Jeffrey Sheldon, in his attempt to justify atrocious police conduct, attempts to combine such conduct with the more prevalent daily police activities which do not result in deat ...

Colfax falls, Forest Lake moves on in baseball playoff outbracket

Entry into Thursday’s first round of the Sac-Joaquin Section baseball playoffs was not guaranteed for bottom seeds in both the Division IV (Colfax) and VI brackets (Forest La ...

Placer downs Forest Lake to reach tennis semifinals

The strength of local tennis was on vibrant display at the Placer High courts Monday as the top-seeded Hillmen played to a 7-2 coed playoff win over nearby Forest Lake Christian. ...

DOUBLE TROUBLE: Placer sweeps section tennis titles

Someone has to buy Placer High senior Kyle Fontes a “Plays well with others” T-shirt already. A No. 1 singles standout for Placer in the regular season, Fontes is ...

GIRL POWER: Placer, Colfax, Forest Lake and Del Oro dominate postseason soccer foes

It can’t be “something in the water”, because there is no water left, but somehow, every Auburn-area prep soccer team alive in the Sac-Joaquin Section playoffs bl ...

Colfax, Placer tennis players alive in individual section finals

The best of the Pioneer Valley League have made their presence known in the Sac-Joaquin Section Individual Coed Championships. Competing against qualifiers from five other leagues ...