Cool

Adults hone new skills to land jobs

A group of 13 men and women are boosting their résumés in an Auburn classroom at this very moment. They’re only in their second day of the Placer Adult School Strategies and ...

Fantastic firsts

COOL — Perhaps it was the mud in her eyes or just sheer exhaustion, but Athena Kraus wasn’t sure if she was the first professional across the finish line Sunday at the Cool Mou ...

Rookies rule at Way Too Cool

With tongue firmly planted in cheek, Leor Pantilat was quick to thank his former law firm after his victory at the Way Too Cool 50K Saturday morning. The 24-year-old lawyer from S ...

Way Too Cool’s one hot ticket

The Way Too Cool 50-kilometer endurance run doesn’t have the history of the Western States 100 or the prestige of the American River 50. But in terms of popularity, it’s tough ...

Shop owner handles Cool Mountain Bike Race

Editor’s note: This is one in a series of community portraits published in this space Fridays. Auburn’s Lisa Kodl is somewhat of a rarity. Kodl is sole owner of Auburn Bike ...

Cool bandmates recall their day in the Dutch sun

Sometimes it’s just so great to see a couple of guys getting a chance to live a dream. Steve Robello and Dan Cunningham grew up in the same Dublin neighborhood, and now both Ba ...

Possible fossils found at demo site

Ground around the demolished, historic Hawver House in Auburn is yielding objects that their rescuer suspects may be fossils collected by the pioneer archaeologist who once lived t ...

Cave Valley Grill a real hometown treat

Recently we had dinner at the Cave Valley Grill in Cool. I have also had breakfast and lunch there. The food was fresh and good at all three meals. When we had dinner last Sunday n ...

All roads open after 40-acre fire near Auburn

Old Foresthill Road was open again Wednesday to through traffic after being shut down late Monday because of a wildland fire. The fire erupted in the late afternoon, burning a tot ...

5-year sentence for Cool couple in medipot case

Two Cool residents were sentenced to five years in prison earlier this week for manufacturing and selling large amounts of marijuana. Cool professionals Marion Molly Fry, a doct ...