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Placer County, Folsom wrestlers land spots on calgrappler.com state rankings

Tireless drilling, conditioning, sparring, weight-cutting and competing will whittle the state’s best prep wrestlers into 14 brackets divided by weight at the Rabobank Arena ...

Placer County bids adieu to slain Detective Mike Davis

ROSEVILLE – Detective Michael David Davis Jr. was remembered Tuesday as a peace officer, brother, husband, father, son and hero during a moving, tear-filled memorial service ...

Placer County, Folsom volleyball stars finish second at Nationals

Libby Deters and Brooke Hershberger have outgrown the Golden State. The two incoming Granite Bay High seniors played pivotal roles for the Grizzlies’ girls volleyball team t ...

Placer, El Dorado authorities arrest five in burglary investigations

  Sheriff’s investigators have arrested five people after investigations into separate strings of burglaries in El Dorado and Placer counties. Placer County Sheriff&rs ...

Placer Probation gains funds to monitor high-risk DUI offenders

  With the knowledge that felony and repeat misdemeanor DUI offenders are over-represented in traffic crashes involving alcohol or other drugs, the Placer County Probation Of ...

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 ...

Osterhout's training program lays it on the linemen

Former Oakmont High School and Sacramento State standout Jon Osterhout calls his training program “The Factory.” Over the last few years, the moniker for Linemen Win G ...

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 ...

Optimist all-star volleyball matches are May 30 at Capital Christian

The Evening Optimist Club of Sacramento High School All-Star Volleyball Games will be played Thursday at Capital Christian. The 16th annual boys match is scheduled for 5 p.m., fol ...