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Placer, Del Oro, Foresthill, Colfax high schools in region’s SAT Top 25

Call it a cluster of brainpower. Or maybe it’s about developing ways to bring that brainpower to the surface. The latest rankings are in for Scholastic Aptitude Test result ...

Players, coaches from Antelope to Valley Christian in Optimist baseball game

Eight local players and a coaching staff will take part in the Evening Optimist Club of Sacramento’s 42nd annual High School Baseball All-Star Games on Saturday at McAuliffe ...

It's official: PVL remains the same through 2018

  For the Pioneer Valley League, it’s status quo. For the Sierra Foothill League, there’s change coming. At the Sac-Joaquin Section’s Board of Mangers meet ...

Woodcreek names Stowers new football coach

Woodcreek High School on Wednesday morning announced the hiring of Jason Stowers as its new varsity football coach. In nine years with Colfax, Stowers was defensive coordinator/sp ...

Oakmont, Roseville, Woodcreek unbeaten on first day of softball TOC

Oakmont, Roseville and Woodcreek high schools combined to go 4-0 on the first day of the Victory Pre-Season TOC. Playing at the Sacramento Softball Complex, Oakmont defeated Fairf ...

Roseville hammers three foes, wins basketball tourney

Roseville High School is focusing on defense as the boys basketball season is beginning, and while it overwhelmed three opponents last weekend, it also led to big point totals and ...

Country needs a new 'direction'

I am concerned with the direction our country and leader are taking us. We no longer are safe or respected. We need a change; we need someone who knows how to lead. We need a perso ...

Placer supes dial down non-profit donation outlay

Spending is down for the three Placer County supervisors opting for a revenue-sharing program that dispenses grants to non-profit organizations from county funds. Totals compiled ...

Robbers Fire containment rises to 80 percent

UPDATE: 6 P.M. JULY 19 - Containment efforts on the Robbers Fire moved closer Thursday. Cal Fire reported 80 percent containment – up from 70 percent Wednesday evening. Full ...

Gratitude replaces fear as Foresthill-area Robbers Fire evacuees go home

UPDATE: 3:55 P.M. JULY 18 - Evacuees in some areas of the Robbers Fire zone were returning to their homes Wednesday, ending a weeklong ordeal. And the first task for many was clear ...