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Quidditch magic returns to Maidu Park on Feb. 9-10

ROCKLIN– Calling all Harry Potter and quidditch fans! The US Quidditch (USQ) West Regional Championships will be flying into Maidu Park Feb. 9–10. Placer Valley Tourism ...

More administrative leave involving Placer coaches

AUBURN– Another Placer High School coach has been placed on administrative leave, officials said, but for reasons that are unclear. The Placer Unified High School District s ...

Oak Ridge coach Jason Clark remembered as a family man; man of the community

Oak Ridge football coach Jason Clark will be remembered as a family man and a man of the El Dorado Hills community. Clark, the freshman head football coach at Oak Ridge High the l ...

Richardson steps down as Folsom football coach; joins Taylor at Sacramento State

After 24 years at Folsom High, the last 14 years as varsity head football coach, Kris Richardson has decided to step down. Richardson will join Troy Taylor, the newly-appointed Sa ...

Placer Food Bank provides over 6,000 holiday turkeys

Everyone knows that turkeys can not fly. However, when it comes to the holiday season, the Placer Food Bank can certainly make this famed holiday menu item fly onto the table of th ...

Race fever begins; NASCAR has rolled into Placer County

  If one were to drive around various areas of Placer County Friday through Sunday, there is a pretty good chance they will spy the many sights of professional auto racing ar ...

Start your engines Placer County, it’s NASCAR time

Get ready Placer County, things are about to get hot. The 11th annual NASCAR K&N Pro Series October Classic is rolling into All American Speedway this Saturday and this is an e ...

30th annual Geno Linarez Memorial softball tourney this weekend in Auburn

AUBURN– The Auburn Recreation District is once again hosting the annual Geno Linarez Memorial softball tournament at Beggs Field this weekend. This year marks the 30th anniv ...

Roseville gears up for tourism boost as NASCAR returns Oct 13

It brings national recognition to the community. It brings tourism to Placer County. It benefits the fight against breast cancer. It’s NASCAR and it’s rolling back into ...

Hot Pink Fun Run Sunday benefits Placer Breast Cancer Foundation

The Placer Breast Cancer Foundation hosts the 11th annual Hot Pink Fun Run, a family-friendly fun run/walk Sunday in downtown Roseville.   All proceeds from the Hot Pink Fun ...

Alley Cats Car show reignites Saturday at All American

A year ago, the local Alley Cats Car Club were feeling much like deserted stray cats when it seemed as if everything was going wrong involving their annual car show that had taken ...

Victory Formation: Folsom gym helps build foundations for athletic longevity

Within the modest 1,200-square foot building off of Folsom-Auburn Rd., deliberate orders are barked out for a no-nonsense warm-up for the training session about to ensue. Hot-foot ...

Osborne, Tomac repeat in 50th Hangtown Classic

Nearly 28,000 people trek into the Prairie City Off Highway Vehicle Recreation Area during the month of May to witness the opening of the professional motocross season. This year w ...

Amgen update: Bernal regains race lead in penultimate Stage 6 from Folsom to Tahoe

Egan Bernal, Team Sky’s 21-year-old Colombian rider, may have ceded his King of the Mountains lead to Trek-Segafredo’s Toms Skujins (LAT) in today’s mountainous ...