motorcross

Placer County, Auburn back to dry days after monster storm

The Sierra and Auburn-area foothills are drying out after a five-day deluge that dumped from 8 to 13 inches of rain in the region – and that absence of sought-after moisture ...

Motocross racer never forgotten

I was so sad to read about the passing of local motocross racing legend Danny “Magoo” Chandler on Tuesday (Journal, May 6). I saw him race only once when I was only 15 years ...

Hall of Fame motorcycle racer “Magoo” Chandler dead at 50

Foresthill Divide motocross racer Danny “Magoo” Chandler, whose star shone brightest on the international stage in the 1980s until a crash left him a quadriplegic, died late Tu ...

A warrior on wheels

Danny “Magoo” Chandler’s story is inspirational and cautionary at the same time. In the early 1980s, the Auburn resident was one of the top motocross riders in the country a ...