Folsom

Media Life: Folsom walks the line for Johnny Cash

Big things are happening at the other end of Auburn Folsom Road. Folsom, Auburn’s prisoncentric neighbor to the south, is moving ahead with more artful components of what is ...

Our View: Conservation or better management?

As California enters the fourth year of one of the worst droughts in its history, the topic of water, the lack thereof and what lies ahead is of great concern. We can all save wa ...

WELCOME MAT: Del Oro edges Folsom for SJS DI-AA wrestling title in Loomis

LOOMIS — Competing on black and gold mats before a throng of Golden Eagles fans, the Del Oro High wrestling team soared to a first-place finish at the Sac-Joaquin Section Div ...

DI-AA SJS Wrestling Championships results: SFL represents 32 of 56 semifinalists

The field of potential gold medalists from the Sac-Joaquin Section Division I-AA Wrestling Championships has been whittled down to just 56 athletes across 14 weight classes after t ...

DI-AA SJS Wrestling Championships Preview: Folsom, Del Oro are on a vision quest for postseason accolades

The focus of the Sac-Joaquin Section wrestling scene will be in Loomis this Friday and Saturday when Del Oro High plays host to the section DI-AA wrestling championships. At stake ...

SFL Wrestling Tournament Results: Folsom, Del Oro each nab five crowns

The saga continues. The season-long battle between two of the best prep wrestling programs in California will rage on next week after 27 total qualifiers and 10 champions emerged ...

SFL WRESTLING CHAMPIONSHIPS PREVIEW: Del Oro, Folsom meet again in conference tourney

The best wrestling league in the Sac-Joaquin Section has been well compensated in the individual playoffs. Since the additional of Folsom and Oak Ridge tossed a barrage of elite t ...

FIGHT to the FINISH: SJS Wrestlers prepare for a grueling season finish in the CIF playoffs

Wrestlers are crazy. They starve themselves to make weight, slap themselves to get pumped and admire an ear pulverized into a cauliflower salad like it’s a piece of art. Wr ...

SFL boys basketball preview: Area teams dominated 2014-15 preseason

If a lot of prep sports followers thought the Sierra Foothill League was tough from top to bottom this past football season, they should hold on to their hats during boys basketbal ...

SFL girls basketball preview: Oak Ridge, DO, Folsom girls look like SFL favorites

Two years removed from having their longtime stranglehold of the Sierra Foothill League girls basketball championship trophy slip from their grasp, the Del Oro Golden Eagles look p ...

No love lost between Sheriff Boggs and lawbreaker Barter

Placer County is seldom mentioned in the annals of the Old West’s pantheon of lawmen and gun fighters despite the fact that Auburn’s J.C. Boggs was one of the era&rsquo ...

Placer County, Folsom wrestlers land spots on calgrappler.com state rankings

Tireless drilling, conditioning, sparring, weight-cutting and competing will whittle the state’s best prep wrestlers into 14 brackets divided by weight at the Rabobank Arena ...

Reader Input: Hydraulic fracturing helps state

Hydraulic fracturing Increases California’s energy independence and keeps jobs and revenue in the state. California has significant oil reserves. If it can be extracted saf ...

Oak Ridge girls win first SFL golf tourney in Roseville

ROSEVILLE — The race for a Sierra Foothill League girls golf title isn’t a race at all. It’s a chase, and no team seems capable of catching Oak Ridge. The undef ...

Released snakes a danger to endangered species

Two species of invasive snakes are making their way throughout California’s lakes and rivers, and experts believe they could become a threat to endangered species. According ...