High School Football

Viking strong: Oakmont ready for new CVC football foes

Coach Tim Moore broke into a stance and dashed across the field during Monday’s Oakmont High football practice, both hands outstretched to the shoulder pads of a defensive li ...

Another View: A great sport deserves a second look

First came the story in the Auburn Journal about a high school football player who played several games with a broken thumb despite being advised by his doctor to take five weeks o ...

NOON HOUR UPDATE: High school football playoffs; Senior community development moves forward and jobless numbers in Placer County

WHAT WE’RE WORKING ON: The senior community development on the border with Placer County, Rincon del Rio, looks to be set for a spring start. Reporter Gus Thomson will have a ...

NOON HOUR UPDATE: Halsey Forebay undergoing work; Placer/Colfax football showdown Friday and Media Life

WHAT WE’RE WORKING ON: Have you noticed earth movers rolling around in the Halsey Forebay? Reporter Andrew Westrope is writing about the drainage of the reservoir and what&rs ...

NOON HOUR UPDATE: More information on 43-year-old Auburn drowning; Presidential portraits pop up in Foresthill; Highlighting local authors and high school football

WHAT WE’RE WORKING ON: Reporter Gus Thomson is writing a story based on newly released court documents that are providing more information into a 43-year-old Auburn bath ...

NOON HOUR UPDATE: Teacher sentenced in sex abuse case; Placer County community centers; World War II vet’s trip to D.C. and high school football

WHAT WE’RE WORKING ON: A former special education teacher in Newcastle was sentenced for having sex with a former student today. Reporter Gus Thomson was at the sentencing an ...

NOON HOUR UPDATE: Foresthill Bridge work almost done; Gaines for Insurance Commissioner?; Are people less civil?; High school homecoming

WHAT WE’RE WORKING ON: With the roadwork project on Interstate 80 coming to completion this week, another large infrastructure upgrade project is coming to an end. Reporter G ...

NOON HOUR UPDATE: Auburn Cruise Nite pays tribute to 9/11 tonight; Placer County Supervisor has portrait done; is Amgen back in Auburn?; crossing Mount Whitney off the bucket list

What we’re working on: The final Auburn Cruise Nite of the season takes place Friday night and organizers expect a full house. Part of the evening’s events includes a m ...

NOON HOUR UPDATE: Local reaction to Syria; Rotary BBQ coming; dancing horses and high school football

What we’re working on: With the crisis in Syria garnering the world spotlight, we’re asking local residents and our representatives their thoughts on what the U.S. shou ...

Granite Bay-Folsom: A titan against a titan

Friday's Granite Bay-Folsom football clash has had people talking since — well, since this game was scheduled, mostly because these are two of the top programs in the gre ...

Valley Christian falls into early hole against San Juan

Valley Christian Academy started the high school football season with a tough loss, being shut out at San Juan 70-0 on Friday night. The Lions allowed 28 points in the first quart ...

Oakmont starts with 512 total yards, 40 points in victory

Oakmont High School took care of business Friday night at Foothill, beating the Mustangs 40-14 in a season opener. With breakout performances by running back Tanner Dolby and ...

Roseville opens with big win over Cosumnes Oaks

This was no performance of a lifetime, at it's occasionally described. Nor was this a win for the ages, the upset of all upsets, or a signature victory. In the name of Tedy Bru ...

NOON HOUR UPDATE: High school football kicks off; gentler handling of mountain lions?; Placer High earns grant for documentary film and karaoke

What we’re working on: The Department of Fish and Wildlife has introduced more humane mountain lion abatement regulations. Reporter Gus Thomson is writing about what they are ...