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Mud Run set for Sunday at Folsom Lake

The Merrell Down and Dirty Mud Run returns to the Granite Bay beaches of Folsom Lake this Sunday and brings with it thousands of participants. On Nov. 3 last year the run featured ...

Del Oro takes SFL duel with Granite Bay

The Del Oro High football team fought Granite Bay, inch by inch, for every bit of its 28-24 win Friday night. The Sierra Foothill League rivals went into the matchup with identica ...

Speed boats to run on Folsom Lake Thursday

The Air National Guard Hydroplane Series will stage a four-boat exhibition event on Folsom Lake Thursday for community leaders and area corporate executives for the possible return ...

Placer to Kings: Goodbye or good riddance?

While the name still says Sacramento Kings, many of the team’s players have made their home in the gated, upscale communities dotting the foothills of Placer County. And for the ...

Sierra Nevada High School Racing Series shows that kids love to play in the mud

Mother nature offered a brief window of dry conditions for Saturday’s Sierra Nevada High School Racing Series event in Granite Bay. The West’s first dedicated USA Cycling mo ...

New Sierra Nevada High School Racing Series still growing after second race, the Granite Bay Epic

Sunny spring-like weather greeted racers again in Granite Bay on Saturday. The West’s first dedicated USA Cycling mountain bike racing series for school-age kids, the Sierra Nev ...

Budding entrepreneur grows success as Anna Sprout

The entrepreneur behind a new, growing company is a 10-year-old Franklin Elementary School student. When Anna Azevedo decided she wanted to take horseback riding lessons, she set ...

Del Oro grad makes mom's birthday despite rollover

A former Loomis Basin resident has a seatbelt to thank for saving his life. Greg Connolly, a 2001 Del Oro High School graduate, was recently driving northbound on Interstate 5 in C ...