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Longtime Placer Ranch university plan resurrected near Roseville

  A Placer County development partnership with significant projects already built in Roseville is now tackling the long-stalled Placer Ranch university project. With the sup ...

Reader Input: Name-calling underscores ignorance

I enjoyed your article on the A Beka home school textbooks (“Home school textbooks put parents in control,” Journal, July 19). As a former home-schooling mom, I used to ...

Oakmont's Holmes finishes a busy month of football camp-hopping

When Oakmont High School senior Justin Holmes was featured in the June 6 edition of the Press Tribune, he was about to spend the next three weeks hopping from football camp to foot ...

Two sports are better than one for Woodcreek's Layton

It’s been several years now since high school sports saw its tide shift toward the athlete specializing — or focusing — on one sport. By their choice or at the u ...

Osterhout's training program lays it on the linemen

Former Oakmont High School and Sacramento State standout Jon Osterhout calls his training program “The Factory.” Over the last few years, the moniker for Linemen Win G ...

Granite Bay names interim head football coach

Granite Bay High School on Friday announced it has named James “Skip” Albano as interim head coach of the varsity football team. Albano replaces Ernie Cooper, who step ...

Local football recruits in search of an offer they can’t refuse

Editor’s note: This is the first in a series of stories the Press Tribune plans to publish throughout the summer on the college recruiting process. In today’s Press Tri ...

Our View: Saluting all seniors that sign on the dotted line

It was a spectacle that hasn’t been seen in some time, or maybe ever. Media lined up inside Placer High School’s theater waiting for one young man to pick up a hat. T ...

Sierra College sends ‘mojo’ to the Big Easy

ROCKLIN — As fact has it, the San Francisco 49ers haven’t won a Super Bowl since 1994. As the theory goes at Sierra College, the 49ers haven’t won a Super Bowl si ...

Media Life: Viewers guide to Placer’s “The Muppets” movie locations

If you’re seeing “The Muppets” movie now in theaters, keep an eye out for scenes that were shot in Placer County. The movie production crew was in the area this past year sho ...

Shepard keeps the faith

Kelly Shepard’s softball teammates at Sacramento State call her “Smiley.” “She always has a smile on her face,” Hornets coach Kathy Strahan said. “She’s a happy youn ...