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Placer girls ski to state title

The Placer High girls ski team swarmed to the top of the medal stand at the California-Nevada Interscholastic Ski and Snowboard Federation Championships at Mammoth Mountain this we ...

Powder postpones high school races

Central Division II skiers and snowboarders from Bear River, Colfax and Placer High will have to wait at least another week to wrap up their respective regular racing seasons. Sev ...

Placer girls ski to GS victory

TRUCKEE — The Placer High girls ski team dominated in giant slalom competition at Northstar-at-Tahoe Monday, placing four girls in the top 10 to win the team competition. Sophom ...

Avalanche advisory follows skier’s death, heavy Sierra snow

Sierra ski resorts are ramping up avalanche safety this weekend in the wake of the death of a Tahoe City skier in a slide at Squaw Valley USA. While reveling in snowfall that is b ...

Storm means business for Sierra resorts

Placer County ski resorts are in high gear again as snow from Monday’s storm blankets the Sierra in a fresh layer of white stuff. Northstar Resort reported this morning that the ...

Auburn Ski Club programs still available for youth

There are still a few spots available in Auburn Ski Club’s Gift of Skiing program. Gift of Skiing is the club’s introductory program for ages 6 to 13. Cisco Kids is the begin ...

Desperately seeking snow

With jack-o-lanterns aglow and the leaves turning a bright orange, it can only mean one thing — the ski and snowboard season is just around the corner. And after a few lacklust ...

Water + air = fun

Like many skiers and wakeboarders, Brent Estes got tired of battling the crowds and resulting rough water on the area’s lakes each summer. So he decided to rise above it. Estes ...

Placer skiers in the tuck again

BOREAL ” Meredith Plant wasn't even racing when she tore her ACL two weeks before the state skiing championships last year. The Placer High senior caught a ski edge on ice durin ...
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