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 ...