Olympic Games

Olympics had its hits and misses

In my opinion, track and field and indoor volleyball are excellent spectator sports while beach volleyball, on the other hand, is much too slow and boring. NBC devoted more TV tha ...

Placer grad's skis seize the 'moment'

When Shannon Bahrke skied to an Olympic bronze medal in freestyle moguls Saturday, it was a special thrill for former Auburn resident Luke Jacobson. Jacobson, a 2003 Placer High g ...

Supe candidates talk job skills, sports, water fears

Placer County’s three District 5 supervisorial candidates weighed in on everything from their job skills to the Auburn dam to the Olympics during a forum in Auburn. Serene Lakes ...

Community Portrait - He represented Sweden at Olympic Games

Peter Niegmann joins an elite group of people who hail from Auburn who have competed in the Olympics ” Stacy Dragila, Jeff Hamilton, and long ago Roy Mikkelson are all Auburn res ...