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BACK TO FOOTBALL: Week one Auburn-area football previews

Pioneer (0-1) at Placer (1-0), 7:30 p.m., LeFebvre Stadium Joey Montoya didn’t need to frame his credentials when applying for the Placer High coaching gig back in 2007. He ...

Week zero football results: Placer, Del Oro, Bear River and Colfax win big

The first night of prep football opened with resounding success for most of the Auburn-area programs in the Sac-Joaquin Section on Friday. Placer, Del Oro, Bear River and Colfax a ...

Week zero Auburn-area football previews

Although the warm weather that hit the foothills area this week may not seem like fall, make no mistake that the curtain will rise on the high school football season tonight. And, ...

SATURDAY SPECIAL: Auburn-area football squads open season with full-contact scrimmages

Dennis Murphy barked instruction with authority Thursday as he directed Placer High football players through an aggressive ball-stripping drill on the Hillmen practice field. Thos ...

Foresthill fundraising proceeds cut from the same cloth

Fabric may be the fundraiser of the future, according to Foresthill resident Robin Guthrie, and she would know as she helped to organize the town’s recent Fabric Frenzy fundr ...

White makes Dean’s List at Cal Lutheran

Brooks White of Foresthill, a business administration major, the spring Dean’s List at California Lutheran University. Students qualify for the list by maintaining a 3.6 gra ...

Reader Input: Fault spelled end to the dam

Kudos to Mr. (Vern) Root for his service with the Sacramento Police Department and his participation in the rooftop rescue of residents at risk during the 1986 floods (“Aubur ...

Ride to honor, support veterans

There’s roughly 11,100 miles separating the shores of the United States and the battlefields of Afghanistan. A motorcycle ride aims to honor the soldiers and veterans who hav ...

Another View: A Foresthill summer divided

Life has carried me far away from my small-town roots. Having navigated a good portion of my 20s in San Francisco, a spark of urban interest ignited a fire inside me that has never ...

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 ...

Fire funding reaches 'desperate' levels

“I’m sorry to be bringing all of this to your house this morning, but I think the significant point is that we are desperate,” Fire Chief Ian Gow said to Placer C ...

Reader Input: Water costs climbing up

I do not understand why I pay more in my water bill than I do for electric. I live in a little mobile (home) and I do not use much water at all. I am on SSI and there is no disco ...

SPRING ROUNDUP: Placer, Colfax, Bear River, Del Oro, Forest Lake Christian and Foresthill results

Placer Softball In an effort to deprive late-surging Colfax another Pioneer Valley League upset Friday, Placer broke away from a 5-4 lead in the top of the seventh inning when Rav ...

Reader Input: Damn straight, Ainsleigh

In response to Gordon Ainsleigh’s letter to the editor (“The point is: Bush was worse,” Reader Input, April 5), comparing George Bush to Hillary Clinton and sarca ...

Pluses, minuses of Foresthill bioenergy plant mapped out

Is the Foresthill Divide ready for a bioenergy plant? A new draft study suggests that the Foresthill area, east of Auburn, has the supply of wood waste for a relatively small plan ...