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Western States 100 runners battle agony of the feet

Hamstrings may howl, glutes stab and stomachs churn. But the agony of the feet is perhaps the most nagging concern for Western States 100 runners this weekend. In the world of ultr ...

Media Life: Auburn home to bizarre chapter in inspiring running story

Outdoor-oriented author Chris McDougall visits Auburn Monday to sign copies and do a Q&A on a book that has a quirky link to the running history of this area. McDougall’s “Bor ...

It's personal: Twietmeyer set to run solo Western States 200 to boost special trail status bid

Tim Twietmeyer is poised to run 200 miles to deliver a message to Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger in support of special status for the Western States Trail. The five-time Western State ...

Impacts on canceled Western States Endurance Run for runners, Auburn businesses

With dreams of going the distance in the fabled 100-mile trek from Squaw Valley to Auburn up in smoke, runners were taking the event’s cancellation in stride Thursday, Western St ...

Western States Endurance Run canceled

Lightning, fire and smoke did what snow, heat and the test of time could not. In a move unprecedented since the Western States Endurance Run’s first 100-mile trek from Squaw Vall ...