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WINTER IS COMING: Sac-Joaquin Section soccer teams may be destined for a new schedule

With most of the state already bracing their prep soccer teams for winter schedules, a changing of the winds for Sac-Joaquin Section athletes seems as inevitable as the biting cold ...

Reader Input: Everyone present raised a hand

Gov. Jay Inslee of the State of Washington is pushing for tough new air-quality policies to combat worsening health problems, like asthma in children, that are caused by pollution. ...

Placer, Colfax take PVL baseball wins

Placer 7, Bear River 2 The Hillmen improved to 9-1 in the Pioneer Valley League by beating Bear River Tuesday in Grass Valley. Colton Ranck and Nick Sassarini combined for seven ...

Placer takes the lead: Hillmen rally past Colfax in PVL soccer

Placer High’s Samantha Slade took a beautiful pass on the run from Kyla Miller and poked it toward the Colfax goal box as the netminder charged and a defender crashed at LeFe ...

EXTRA HELPINGS: Placer baseball overcomes Colfax 3-2 in nine innings

Colfax right fielder Chris Ito sprinted toward the infield with his glove hovering above the grass at James Field and went for a routine scoop of Luke Knoble’s ninth-inning r ...

Reader Input: ‘Dark money’ spending sure to grow

In 2012, a record $6.3 billion was spent on presidential and congressional elections. Estimates for spending in the 2016 contest run between $7.5 billion and $8 billion. Much of ...

Reader Input: Give bed bugs the boot

“Sleep tight and don’t let the bed bugs bite” – we’ve all heard it but few realize they really exist and could be right next door. Sending this letter ...

Bear River, Placer, Colfax prevail in PVL baseball

Bear River 8, Lincoln 4 GRASS VALLEY — Matt Lopez hit 4 for 4 with a home run, two doubles and four RBIs Thursday as Bear River jumped all over Lincoln to land a Pioneer Val ...

Auburn-area prep squads fight for March victories

Del Oro baseball Del Oro’s baseball team missed out on a golden chance to sweep their opening Sierra Foothill League series of the season when Nevada Union rallied for two r ...