hawks

Reader Input: Please don’t poison beautiful raptors

Sadly, a few days ago we found a dead hawk in our pasture. A couple of days later, another dead hawk. Both had no injuries. We suspected West Nile virus and had it picked up and ...

Competition creates cocktails for a cause

How often can you belly up to the bar while helping your fellow man? If you’ve longed for the day when you can frequent your favorite watering hole, knock back a cocktail ( ...

Enough with ‘cannon fodder’

The hawks, who are always pushing for war, should take note of 38-year-old Robert Bales and the tragedy in Afghanistan. Enough is enough! This young man is somebody’s son, husban ...

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 ...