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Media Life: Tourism article could spark search for 42-foot naked man

Ouch. It’s always a big deal when Auburn gets written up in the pages of a big-city newspaper. By big city, we’re talking about the rarified air of an L.A. or New Yor ...

Tucker rewriting record book

Placer High track and field coach Mark Chamberlin might want to use the element of surprise on sophomore Meghan Tucker more often. Earlier this month, the coach notified his young ...

Freak summer gully washer is a record buster

Summer? What summer? A freak storm rolled through Auburn and the foothills Tuesday and Wednesday, dumping record rain on the area. Rain totals were impressive for any time of year ...

Jurek takes down Clark’s 24-hour record

Scott Jurek snatched another record away from an Auburn runner earlier this month. But Rae Clark is still clinging to his most impressive and longest standing record. In 2006, Jur ...

Nielsen leaps into record books

LAKE OF THE PINES — Michael Reid’s jaw dropped the first time he watched Kendal Nielsen triple jump. Nielsen, a Bear River High sophomore-to-be competing at an all-comers meet ...

Placer's next distance star

As a seventh-grader, Christian Finkbeiner received some words of encouragement from Placer High distance runner Tomas Evangelista. “I told him that once I leave, he’ll take my ...