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Media Life: Placer County water embroiled in Starbucks Coffee flap

It’s one of those little-known facts about Placer County that’s been revealed in one of the darndest places. Mother Jones has the story and the cappuccino cups are rat ...

Woodcreek loses on bizarre call in Division I softball playoffs

Woodcreek High School, the Sac-Joaquin Section Division II softball champion last year, was eliminated from the Division I playoffs Saturday on a bizarre call. Tournament official ...

A man down, Granite Bay hangs on to beat West in DI soccer quarterfinals

GRANITE BAY — Two goals by junior forward Felipe Zegarra advanced Granite Bay High School past Tracy-West 2-1 on Thursday and into the Sac-Joaquin Section Division I boys soc ...

Oakmont volleyball wins Watsonville tourney title

Oakmont High School defeated South San Francisco 27-25, 25-8 to win the Watsonville Volleyball Tournament last weekend.Katie Carte and Ally Wubben had nine kills each for the Vikin ...

Marinoble's fighter Griffin wins MMA welterweight pro belt

PLACERVILLE - Max Griffin waited three hours before it was his turn to step into the cage Saturday night and took just 52 seconds to win his first professional mixed martial arts c ...