western states

American Fire trail rehab volunteers champing at bit

Volunteers from the horse-riding and running worlds want to get onto damaged Western States Trail areas for fire restoration work but are being kept on the sidelines because of con ...

Powell’s passion leads to ‘Progress’

Bryon Powell is torn. He loves his job. He also loves to run. Thus his dilemma on June 25, when he is scheduled to toe the starting line at the Western States Endurance Run. A thre ...

Sewell experiences Western States

Granite Bay 18-year-old Andrew Sewell was the youngest competitor in this year’s Western States Endurance Run, and while he did not finish the race, he had a very good day. In ...

Granite Bay teen shows how to endure well

When you have been through what Andrew Sewell has faced, running 100 miles may seem more like a walk in the park. The Granite Bay High School graduate defeated leukemia in just ove ...

Western States Endurance Run canceled

Lightning, fire and smoke did what snow, heat and the test of time could not. In a move unprecedented since the Western States Endurance Run’s first 100-mile trek from Squaw Vall ...