Sports

No fishing license required on two special days

Fishing licenses tend to be pricey. However, if you do enough fishing and catch a lot of fish, you can amortize that pricey piece of paper and it’s a good deal.But not everybody ...

Fathers will get the treatment at speedway on Saturday

All American Speedway on Saturday night will celebrate Father’s Day by presenting each dad in the stands and pits with a sweet treat during the NASCAR Whelen All-American Ser ...

Modern Day Treasure Hunt

You may have walked past, or even looked directly at a geocache while strolling through Lincoln or other parts of the world and not even have known. Geocaching is a sport in which ...

Coming Full Circle

My name is Jim Linsdau. Some of you may recognize my name (and probably still can’t pronounce it) from several years ago when I was hired on as the sports editor of the Placer He ...

Camp, Paulson split twin Bomber victories at speedway

Matt Camp and Chris Paulson each won a 35-lap Bomber main event Saturday night at All American Speedway in Roseville.Camp started on the pole in the first of twin features, fell ba ...

Program shows disabled vets that yes, they still can

Voices shouting instruction and encouragement echo off the walls, accompanied by the sound of blades carving ice. Sticks tap the surface. Mouths exhale fog inside the freezing rink ...

Big-time Optimist matchup: Blaser vs. blazer

While the best graduating high school baseball players in the greater Sacramento area ripped balls all over the field during the 40th annual Optimist All-Star Games on Saturday nig ...

Roseville-area players compete in NCAA Super Regionals

Roseville-area baseball players this weekend are trying to take the final step to the College World Series.Granite Bay High School graduate Andrew Knapp is playing for Cal and Rose ...

Optimist baseball rosters heavy in Roseville flavor

Eight players and five coaches from Roseville high schools help comprise the North large- and small-schools rosters for the annual Optimist All-Star Baseball Games on Saturday, Jun ...

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 ...