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Soil questions answered, Wal-Mart ready to build in North Auburn

With lab tests back indicating soil clean enough on a North Auburn site to build on, Wal-Mart Stores Inc. is poised to start construction early next year. California Department of ...

Whitney runners dominate first league cross-country meet

SACRAMENTO _ The Whitney High School cross-country team dominated the first Capital Athletic League cross-country meet of the year held at Rio Americano last week. All six league t ...

As preseason winds down

As the preseason winds down, here’s how the teams stack up. ROCKLIN – The Thunder football team has turned things around and should head into the Sierra Foothill Leagu ...

District 3 takes the title at State Rodeo

Those hard riding and fast roping cowboys and cowgirls of California High School Rodeo District 3 didn’t slow down a bit last month as they captured the crown at the State Ro ...

Rodeo wraps up as District 3 moves on to the State Finals

It was made official May 4-5 as California High School Rodeo Association District 3 closed out its regular rodeo season at the Lincoln Arena. Two familiar faces, Cheyanne Carpente ...

District 3 final rodeo May 4-5 at arena

The final California High School Rodeo Association District 3 rodeo is scheduled for May 4-5 and the Lincoln Arena. The top five contestants in each event from all nine districts ...

District 3 holds final rodeo May 4-5 at arena

The final California High School Rodeo Association District 3 rodeo is scheduled for May 4-5 at the Lincoln Arena. The top five contestants in each event from all nine districts a ...

New District 4 state Sen. Jim Nielsen sworn in

AUBURN CA - Republican Jim Nielsen was sworn in Thursday as the new 4th state senator. The election for the sprawling Northern California district, which takes in part of North Au ...

Rocklin soccer player signs to play at CSU Stanislaus

Rocklin’s Mikayla Clifford was awarded a scholarship to play soccer at California State University Stanislaus. The Thunder senior carries a 3.85 grade-point-average and looks for ...

Local trap club qualifies for U.S. Youth Clay Shooting Championships

Located about 10 miles northeast of Lincoln just across the Sutter County Line is Coon Creek Trap and Skeet Club where 21 young, local athletes are not only learning the discipline ...

Unafraid to break through wrestling’s glass ceiling

Whitney High School has produced yet another outstanding athlete in a sport where few girls compete – wrestling – making the road to success all that more challenging. However ...

Rocklin wrestling looking to state meet

Rocklin High School wrestling will tackle Nevada Union next week to prepare its athletes for the ultimate California State Meet in early March. The Thunders’ two returning state ...

Del Oro's title dream dashed in Carson

CARSON — Del Oro High’s historic 2011 football season ended with one last valiant effort. But Helix showcased its speed and skill in a six-minute blur in the second quarter and ...

Del Oro to play for state championship

There were no big surprises from the California Interscholastic Federation selection committee for the California State Bowl Championship games, which were announced Sunday afterno ...

Wolverines swing for state title

The Sierra College women’s tennis team will face off against Santa Monica College for the California Community Colleges Athletic Association State Tennis Championship today. Th ...