San Francisco Chronicle wine competition

Placer County winemakers take home the hardware

While it doesn’t hold the pedigree of Napa or the popularity of Sonoma, Placer County held its own at the largest competition of American wines in the world, the San Francisc ...

Sierra Nevada Endurance Run is Saturday

Runners from across the country will compete in the annual Sierra Nevada Endurance Runs today along the North Fork of the American River Canyon.There will be 12K, 25- and 50-mile e ...