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Gold Country Century hits the road

The Sierra Foothills Cycling Club is hosting its second annual Gold Country Century and Family Bike Festival next month. Join the club Saturday May 12, at the Auburn Recreation Par ...

Foothill bike show and swap Sunday

Magnussen’s Auburn Toyata is sponsoring a bicycle swap meet and show Sunday, April 29 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. The event will benefit the Placer Foothill Mountain Bike Club and ...

Storm drenches Auburn, leaves fresh layer of snow in Sierra

AUBURN CA - A soggy storm that was continuing through Thursday brought rain and several inches of wet snow to Sierra ski resorts. Chains were required on all eastbound vehicles e ...

Placer football sending Hess to next level

Updates from a desk littered with playoff brackets, spring schedules and coffee cups:Basketball season is over at Placer High and baseball season is four days from first pitch. So ...

Placer fundraiser golf tourney at Black Oak

Black Oak Golf Course will host a fundraiser golf course for Placer High athletics on March 18 at 2 p.m.Cost for the tournament is $50 and includes nine holes of golf, range balls, ...

Auburn Little League holds final tryouts on Sunday

Auburn Little League will hold tryouts for players ages 8-12 on Sunday at 1 p.m. at Recreation Field in auburn.Players are required to fill out a registration form, Little League m ...

Kings can draw hope from 49ers

After four seasons of brutal basketball in Sacramento, Kings fans are just looking for some hope these days. San Francisco 49er fans might be able to provide some after their wild ...

Oaktown Mojo youth baseball team seeking players

The Oaktown Mojo baseball team is seeking players for the upcoming season.The 13-and-under travel team is made up of players from the foothills and plays in tournaments around the ...

Some short, sweet wishes for Christmas

Given the blessings bestowed upon the sports community in the foothills recently, Christmas wish lists are brief this year. But here is a sampling of what some local sports figures ...

Local businesses chipping in for Del Oro’s state bowl trip

Several businesses in the Loomis area are helping send the Del Oro High band, cheerleaders and boosters to Saturday’s CIF State Bowl Championship game in Carson.Today, G&rsqu ...