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Media Life: World’s tallest canine lives on in pages of new book

Gibson is gone but readers of the 2010 volume of “Ripley’s Believe It or Not” will see a nice tribute to the late, great world’s tallest dog. The Nevada County resident was ...

Media Life: Tesla guitarist Frank Hannon pens tribute to 49 Fire hero

Tesla lead guitarist Frank Hannon was paying attention to the stories coming out of the catastrophic Aug. 30 fire in Auburn and has commemorated one act of heroism in a song. Hann ...

And the Media Life awards for 2008 go to …

They may not be the Oscars, but in their own way, these “Lifers” are a deserving way to end the year with some local honors, in a Media Life kind of way. So join us now at the ...

Media Life: Tesla founder recalls rock band's Auburn connection

Steve Clausman's connection to the early success of Sacramento rock band Tesla has never been in doubt. Clausman, who owned an after-market auto parts business in Auburn and lived ...

Foresthill's Clausman gets Tesla-charged tribute

***For more on the tribute, see April 3 Media Life column by Gus Thomson at this website*** Tesla band members said "thank you" Saturday night to Foresthill's Steve Clausman the b ...

Media Life: Rock music greats to honor Clausman in Auburn

Foresthill's Steve Clausman, who died Dec. 30, is best known for helping Sacramento band Tesla get a major-label recording contract and a shot at stardom. But Clausie, who manag ...