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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 ...

Zebras advance to championship game in Christmas Classic

The Lincoln High varsity girls basketball team will defend their home court in Saturday’s Chavez Christmas Tournament championship game, defeating Yuba City 53-44 Friday to a ...

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 ...