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Whitney, Del Oro fall in Winter Tournament

The Whitney High boys basketball team made a masterful attempt to get back into the game against Vallejo Friday but eventually fell to the Apaches 69-56. Scoring just 13 points in ...

Whitney, Del Oro advance in Wildcats' Winter Tournament

Perhaps it’s been a long time in coming, but the Whitney boys basketball team broke out of its slump in a big way by dispatching Paradise 68-37 in the opening round of the Wi ...

Rainbow, German brown trout can get trophy big at Lake Almanor

Lake Almanor. What a tremendous body of water.It’s the second-largest manmade lake in California to Shasta and the largest manmade lake in the state with an earthen dam. Ther ...

Not much gets past Auburnites

Home rule is allowed by the state constitution. It does not change the basic laws within which the city has to do business. It does allow for those that are elected to our city cou ...

Measure A spells trouble

What do the troubled cities of Bell, Vallejo and Stockton have in common with Auburn? Today, not much. If Measure A is passed and Auburn becomes a charter city, we will have much m ...

No proof exists of Measure A savings

Proponents of the Auburn charter say it will save money. What they won’t say is that they can’t prove it. Take it from me, the city’s elections official and elected city cler ...

Hook a sturgeon, and you're in for one thrilling fight

Really, there’s nothing to sturgeon fishing. But once you get one hooked, a sturgeon can provide the thrill of a tremendous fight on your hands.There’s effective sturge ...

Hillmen right at home

After an unprecedented buffet of home cookin’ last season, the Placer High football team is ready to plate up again. The Hillmen open up a much-anticipated season tonight at LeF ...

Dalton Dyer a hit on, off the field

Dalton Dyer expected to get high-fives from his Placer High teammates and coaches on the football field last fall. It turns out he’s a bigger hero to thousands of foster youth an ...

Meadow Vista Boy Scouts spend night on The Rock

Winning the National State Park lottery to spend the night at Alcatraz Island was just the beginning of the adventure for local Scouts from Meadow Vista. Over the weekend, 33 Sc ...