Olympics

Hall of Famer Chris Mullin visits Galleria Mall in Roseville

It’s an Olympic year, and the MetroPCS USA Basketball Tour made a stop at the Westfield Galleria Mall in Roseville on Friday.Checking in with the tour was Chris Mullin, membe ...

Softball camp features Olympians Fernandez, Granger

Three-time Olympic gold medalist Lisa Fernandez will hold a Gold Medal Youth Softball Camp and Coach’s Clinic from Friday through Sunday, Aug. 26-28, at Foskett Park in Linco ...

Placer County a site for 2022 Winter Games?

If all goes as well as some hope, the Winter Olympic Games will be held in Placer County and the surrounding region in 2022. The California Winter Games Committee announced this we ...

Olympic great Michele Granger setting a gold standard with Granite Bay softball program

There are high school coaching positions available every year. Many are sought by young college graduates ready to step into the professional working world.But when the softball po ...

14-year-old reporter shoots for broadcasting career

Daniel Wetter doesn’t care much for the question, “What do you want to be when you grow up?” “I don’t like that question,” the 14-year-old says. “I’m already doing ...

Buljan student takes Olympic-sized assignment

With a videocamera, his laptop and his mom in tow, Roseville middle-schooler Daniel Wetter is headed to Vancouver this weekend. He’ll be covering the second half of the Winter O ...

How does 2018 Reno-Tahoe Olympics sound?

Skimming through the notebook while hoping newspapers never become extinct. It’s too hard reading from a computer screen in the bathroom, especially when using a laptop. ... Ano ...

Lachemann lives another dream

Marcel Lachemann celebrated many milestones as a major league coach. He was in the dugout for Reggie Jackson’s 500th home run, Rod Carew’s 3000th base hit and Don Sutton’s 3 ...

Tahoe Olympics bid needs to get a green light

If white is the color of success for the Winter Olympics, green is a close second. Green, as in the money that can be made from hosting the world’s grandest wi ...