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AUTO RACING: Drama in Pocono

August 19, 2019

As the green flag fell at Pocono Raceway on Sunday, drama quickly followed. Rain had canceled qualifying on Saturday and the field of 22 lined up on Championship points. This gave Alexander Rossi, a Nevada...




GET INTO GOLF: Find the right amount of flex

August 16, 2019

Tennis with a ping-pong paddle. Your fishing reel attached to a plank. We might be at a disadvantage. Yet, most amateur golfers are playing with a set of clubs that make these examples only slightly...


PREP FOOTBALL: Bruins are geared up and ready to go

August 15, 2019

After a summer filled with skills camps, seven-on-sevens, conditioning and weight lifting, longtime co-head coaches Scott Savoie and Terry Logue like what they’ve seen from this year’s group of Bear River gridders. “We’ve taken steps...





GET INTO GOLF: Breaking down the FedEx Cup playoffs

August 9, 2019

Playoffs? You’re talking playoffs? Yes, and it started Thursday. For more than 10 years now, the PGA Tour completes their fiscal year with a “postseason.” Following the final regular tour event, the top players qualified...




Denis Peirce: Frog days of summer

August 8, 2019

The annual cycle of fishing goes from water that is too cold in the winter to too warm in the summer. The best fishing is available at the transition times in spring and fall. Fishing...


AUTO RACING: Brad Sweet earns 12th win of the season

August 6, 2019

Brad Sweet’s sensational season continues to roll on as the Grass Valley native claimed his 12th World of Outlaws Sprint Car victory of the year. Sweet, a Bear River graduate, led all 35 laps of...


CARVILLE: There is a hero within you

August 5, 2019

We’ve all been there … at some time … one way or the other. It is estimated that 15% of the adult population will experience depression during their lifetimes. Last year 17.3 million adults experienced...





SHOW UP, SHOW LOVE: Secrets to Agony Ride success

July 31, 2019

At Christian Encounter Ranch’s annual Agony Ride fundraiser, cyclists ride their bikes as many miles as possible in a 24-hour period. What does it take to participate in such a grueling event? Is it extreme...