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Hillgals dominate giant slalom

Three members of the defending champion Placer High girls ski team finished in the top-10 during Monday’s giant slalom competition at the California-Nevada Interscholastic Ski an ...

Our View: Winter Games offer cause for celebration

Although the 2010 Winter Olympic Games are in Vancouver, there’s plenty to celebrate locally. Olympic athletes and coaches with Auburn and Placer County ties are excelling in Th ...

Powder postpones high school races

Central Division II skiers and snowboarders from Bear River, Colfax and Placer High will have to wait at least another week to wrap up their respective regular racing seasons. Sev ...

Colfax boarders increase lead at Northstar

TRUCKEE — The Colfax High girls snowboard team placed four girls in the top 10 and the boys were almost as impressive Monday at Northstar-at-Tahoe, helping the Falcons win the co ...

Colfax boarders seize the day at Alpine Meadows

ALPINE MEADOWS — While Placer’s defending state champion Caty O’Connor competed for a junior world championship team spot at Copper Mountain Ski Resort in Colorado, the Colfa ...

Placer girls ski to GS victory

TRUCKEE — The Placer High girls ski team dominated in giant slalom competition at Northstar-at-Tahoe Monday, placing four girls in the top 10 to win the team competition. Sophom ...