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Another View: Self-esteem comes from trying, not necessarily winning

The other day my daughter and I were discussing something and she mentioned that so-and-so came “close” to getting it right. I responded with the old saying: “Clo ...

Support high school teams

(Today) is the big game, Colfax at Placer. A real battle is predicted. Since I taught for 21 years at Placer, and the last three years of my career at Colfax, I wish both teams wel ...

Placer Hillmen, Sonora Wildcats square off Friday in playoff football

Walk down a street in Sonora and you’ll probably catch sight of some green and gold. People are wearing it with pride – pride in their football team. They love their Wildcats. ...

Media Life: Things could get complicated for Auburn’s football-game streaker

One fleet-footed spectator stole a page out of the 1970s playbook during last Friday’s Placer-Calaveras football game. For the first time in a long time, Auburn was streaked. W ...

Hillmen making history

Two football teams more than a generation apart. Both battled back from adversity off the field to reach a championship game few were giving them a chance of playing. By now, Aub ...

Mother charged for teen drinking

Recent charges against a Grass Valley mother have resurfaced a dark moment players of the Bear River High School girls basketball team would like to put behind them. Nevada Cou ...