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Action wraps up at Lincoln Rodeo Arena

The proverbial curtain came down on the California High School Rodeo Association District 3 regular season last weekend as the varsity held its last day of events. All Around cowbo ...

Noon Hour Update: More meteors found in the foothills; sentencing delayed for campaign aide and ADA lawsuits hit Foresthill

Welcome to the Auburn Journal's "Noon Hour Update," where we'll present you with stories and updates on what's going on in the news and what we're working on for our Tuesday editio ...

District 3 seniors close out regular season this weekend

The California High School Rodeo Association District 3 cowboys and cowgirls will be riding hard this weekend to see who makes it to the State Finals in Bishop later this spring. G ...

Rodeo sadism had no place on ranch

In any other situation, the outlandish cruelty found in rodeo events would bring animal cruelty arrests. False hype about tradition, heritage, or bravery conceals barbaric torture ...

Junior's rodeo finals, varsity semis this weekend

This promises to be an exciting weekend at the Lincoln Rodeo Grounds as the California High School Rodeo District 3 holds its semifinal senior event, final junior event, and the co ...

Riders go wild in the west

The Auburn Wild West Stampede PRCA Rodeo kicked off on Saturday with plenty of thrills, spills and eight-second rides. Elite bareback riders, bull riders and saddleback ropers fr ...

Rodeo fun stampedes Auburn

The Auburn Wild West Stampede 2011 got off to a galloping start at Thursday’s barrel races. Women on horseback with a need for speed gathered to test their equine skills. Jen ...

Ban the torture that is rodeo

Rodeo is a blatant display of animals being tortured, tormented and terrorized. In addition to baby calf neck-snapping and steer-wrestling (both recently banned in Houston for thei ...

Time to ban rodeos

Rodeos must be banned for the horrendous cruelty they inflict on animals. Bucking animals have to be flank strapped, spurred, and often electrically shocked. If not, they won’t ...

Wild West Stampede blazin' through town

Let’s get ready to “Yeehaw” — it’s time for Wild West Week and the Professional Rodeo Cowboys Association pro rodeo.For the next few days, Auburn beco ...

Kids can join in rodeo fun

There are a number of events for kids to participate in as the Auburn Wild West Stampede brings the community together for a fun-filled week of old-time western activities. April 1 ...

Former professional rodeo bulldogger lassoes a new life

Editor’s note: This is one in a series of community portraits published in this space Fridays. Auburn is blessed to have many individuals and civic groups that give back to the ...

Dog and cock fighting are illegal: Why allow rodeos?

Would decent folks put up with dog or cock fighting events even if they were legal? No, they wouldn’t because of the cruelty, barbarism and suffering inflicted in such horrific a ...