Sierra

Building your own crab pot is easily doable

Many anglers simply pay for a ride on a party boat out of ports up and down the coast, and many of those boats offer multiple fishing opportunities on the same ride. One of the mo ...

State is starting what appears to be a hot fire season

It’s still spring, and major fires have broken out throughout the state, scorching thousands of acres. November and December were great winter-type months — good rain ...

Antelope graduate Mahannah is soccer All-American at Sierra College

Sierra College sophomore forward Miani Mahannah, a 2011 graduate of Antelope High School, was named to the National Soccer Coaches Association of America Junior College Division 1 ...

Hunting season opens Nov. 10 for pheasant, turkey and dove

Pheasant: Long cherished by hunters, the season for these Chinese imports will find hunters flocking to fields for the opener Saturday, Nov. 10. Going into a field for pheasants i ...

Fish and Game staff will prowl rivers checking salmon

There was all but a total collapse of salmon numbers a mere five years ago. Fishing for salmon in the ocean and river systems was closed.Salmon numbers have rebounded since then. S ...

Boating, fishing, camping: Memorial Day weekend approaches

Memorial Day weekend is approaching, when families enjoy three days to get away, camp, fish and have fun.Campgrounds near and far, from the refreshing salt air coastal regions up t ...

Grizzlies sweep section singles, doubles crowns

The Sac-Joaquin Section singles and doubles tennis championships belong to Granite Bay High School this season.Twin sisters Chloe and Lily Forlini won their third doubles title in ...

Granite Bay, Roseville dominate early rounds in section tennis

From a small patch of greenbelt at Johnson Ranch Racquet Club on Thursday, a tennis fan could watch Granite Bay High School twins Chloe and Lily Forlini take apart another duo on C ...

Holiday weekend approaching; weather could be a factor

The high country was just beginning to really open up. The temperature was warming nicely. Snow was melting. Campground operators were scrambling to get their territories opened by ...

Millions of baby salmon already released from Nimbus Hatchery

A few thousand salmon find their way back to their home stomping grounds each year, the Nimbus Hatchery. When they return, it’s the end of their life cycle.To propagate future ge ...