wine tasting

Sierra Nevada Endurance Run is Saturday

Runners from across the country will compete in the annual Sierra Nevada Endurance Runs today along the North Fork of the American River Canyon.There will be 12K, 25- and 50-mile e ...

Wine tasting to help protect local land

An upcoming wine tasting will benefit the Placer Land Trust’s Bear River Capital Campaign. From 4-8 p.m. on Oct. 22 the organization is hosting a free wine tasting at the Confl ...

Approaching the green

If you’ve read my last two columns, you’ll remember we got off the virtual tee and down the fairway. Our mission now is to approach the green with accurate distance control. ...

Wine buffs turn pro with dream acreage

When Mike and Diane Naggiar purchased acreage for a vineyard near the Placer-Nevada county line, their dream was to grow and sell wine grapes. Ten years later, they are not only ...

Proposed wine ordinance opens door to public invasion

If the proposed county wine ordinance is passed, privately maintained lanes will be thrown open to a stream of public traffic for commercial wine tasting. Because most Placer Count ...

Event to pour out aid for group helping disabled

The Auburn Rotary Club has a proposition for area wine lovers. All they need to do is donate $20, have a good time tasting local vintages and varietals Thursday, and Rotary will m ...