South Placer County

Scatter-gunners take to the field Sept. 1 for dove hunting opener

Some call it the warm-up to the real hunting season. Others call it some of the toughest shooting they’ve gotten into. Either way, dove hunting season opens Sunday, Sept. 1, ...

Hunting opens this weekend in Balance of State Zone

The Department of Fish and Game has estimated more than 50,000 shotgunners visited the fields in 2010, hoping to bag a duck or goose for the dinner table.The northeastern zone for ...

High gas prices continue to plague drivers

Kim Cree drives more than 600 miles and spends upwards of $160 on gas every week. “It’s killing me,” said Cree, who lives in Auburn and is a salesperson covering a territo ...