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4th District congressman’s office target of Medicare voucher protest

U.S. Rep. Tom McClintock had closed his Granite Bay office Monday for a federal Columbus Day holiday. But that didn’t stop an estimated 75 sign-toting, slogan-chanting protesters ...

Mother of Highway 193 crash victim pleads for safer Cool-Georgetown road

AUBURN CA - A woman whose body was found days after her car went off Highway 193 in Cool and crashed down an embankment was remembered Wednesday as a sweet, honest and humor-filled ...

Placer supes OK gates to deter Granite Bay crime

AUBURN CA - Granite Bay as a community of gated enclaves? Concerns over burglaries were cited as a major reason to allow more of them Tuesday. But nearby residents opposed to the i ...

Del Oro girls drill Granite Bay

The Del Oro High girls basketball team raced past Granite Bay 67-34 Tuesday night as junior Brianna Ruiz led the way with 23 points, five assists, four steals and four blocks. Juni ...

Del Oro looks to reclaim title

LOOMIS — Raising a Sierra Foothill League banner has been somewhat of a tradition at Del Oro High. The Golden Eagles wrestling team has won it an outstanding 13 times since 1995 ...

Del Oro girls drill Granite Bay, 54-30

Junior Brianna Ruiz and Stephanie Geyer led the Del Oro High girls in a rout of Granite Bay in Loomis Wednesday night. Ruiz scored 21 points and had seven steals as the Golden Eagl ...

Del Oro takes SFL duel with Granite Bay

The Del Oro High football team fought Granite Bay, inch by inch, for every bit of its 28-24 win Friday night. The Sierra Foothill League rivals went into the matchup with identica ...

Placer to Kings: Goodbye or good riddance?

While the name still says Sacramento Kings, many of the team’s players have made their home in the gated, upscale communities dotting the foothills of Placer County. And for the ...

New Sierra Nevada High School Racing Series still growing after second race, the Granite Bay Epic

Sunny spring-like weather greeted racers again in Granite Bay on Saturday. The West’s first dedicated USA Cycling mountain bike racing series for school-age kids, the Sierra Nev ...

Budding entrepreneur grows success as Anna Sprout

The entrepreneur behind a new, growing company is a 10-year-old Franklin Elementary School student. When Anna Azevedo decided she wanted to take horseback riding lessons, she set ...