State Fair

Placer comes up big at California State Fair

Placer County’s exhibit at the California State Fair has caught the eye of judges, as well as many of the hundreds of thousands of visitors. The exhibit combines animatronic ...

Meadow Vistan’s off the wall art wins State Fair’s ‘Best of Show’

A quirky creation by Meadow Vistan Kurt Barton is the star of the California State Fair’s soon-to-open fine art show. The State Fair opens July 13 and Barton’s “ ...

Gorba corrals talent with passion

Sunny Gorba knows about the pageantry and precision it takes to compete in horse shows. But the 11-year-old Weimar Hills student would rather get her boots dirty and rope a calf. ...