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Placer soccer falls short

ELK GROVE — The Placer High soccer team wanted two pennants to commemorate its historic 2011 season. The Hillmen will have to settle for one after a 1-0 loss to Natomas Saturday ...

Renewed hope for the Hillmen

The good news for the Placer High soccer team is the two teams that finished above them in the Pioneer Valley League last season have departed. The bad news is, several talented H ...

It’s Miller time at Auburn Triathlon

For Scott Miller, a relaxing Sunday morning means returning to his hometown and swimming more than half a mile, biking 18 miles and running 4.3 miles. Even at age 50, the Reno res ...

Assemblyman issues a challenge.

Pete Dufour, left and student photographer Kaitlyn Miller both of Sierra Nevada Conservancy hold a live interview with State Assemblyman Ted Gaines at the American River Confluence ...

Hillmen of 1980 set the standard at LeFebvre

The 1980 Placer High football team was and is the best team in the school’s history. That season concluded with the Hillmen going undefeated with a 12-0 record, winning the S ...

Add Zebras to Placer’s list of rivals

The Placer High football team has developed heated rivalries with many a foe in the foothills. Del Oro, Colfax, Bear River and Nevada Union have all had their run-ins with the Hill ...

Pell saves, then Day delivers for Placer

A hard-fought battle between Placer High and Colfax came down to a one-shot penalty kick contest Wednesday night in Colfax. Dylan Day and Nigel Pell came up big for the Hillmen. P ...

Hillmen making history

Two football teams more than a generation apart. Both battled back from adversity off the field to reach a championship game few were giving them a chance of playing. By now, Aub ...

National campaign aims at catching Zzzzzz

You are getting sleepy, very sleepy. Problem is, you're probably not getting enough sleep. The National Sleep Foundation celebrates National Sleep Awareness Week, which kicked ...