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Moshe Childs: What is a watershed?

June 13, 2019

Editor’s note: Moshe Childs, a seventh grade student at Yuba River Charter School, is the Conservation Speech Winner for Most Informative speech. No living thing can live without water. If we don’t take care of...




Tahoe SUP wins Outside Magazine Gear of the Year award
Tahoe SUP wins Outside Magazine Gear of the Year award

June 13, 2019

Since the mid-2000s, stand-up paddleboarding has exploded in popularity. Much of the sport’s rapid growth and origins can be traced directly to the Lake Tahoe area, and a few innovators, who began experimenting with different...


Another ace for Hunt at Nevada County Country Club

June 12, 2019

Jimmy Hunt sent a perfect 8-iron directly into the bottom of the cup for his third career hole in one on Saturday at Nevada County Country Club. Playing in the annual Harley Frink Memorial Seniors...





Get Into Golf: Prepping for Father’s Day
Get Into Golf: Prepping for Father’s Day

June 7, 2019

There are still eight shopping days left before Father’s Day. Just enough time to find the perfect gift for the avid golfer in your life. Or, if someone near you needs a not-so-subtle hint, there...


Nevada County Country Club crowns Captain’s Cup champ
Nevada County Country Club crowns Captain’s Cup champ

June 7, 2019

Nevada County Country Club Women’s Group held its annual Captain’s Cup Tournament, May 28 and June 4. The two-day, 36-hole tournament was an overall low net game. The 2019 winner was Marlene Dresbach, who carded...







Alta Sierra golfers go ‘Around the World in 18 Holes’
Alta Sierra golfers go ‘Around the World in 18 Holes’

June 4, 2019

Sixty-four members and guests participated in the Alta Sierra Women’s Golf Club Invitational and traveled “Around the World in 18 Holes” during the May 23-24 tournament. The overall winning team was Alta Sierra members Jodi...


Bear River junior leaps to seventh in state long jump
Bear River junior leaps to seventh in state long jump

June 4, 2019

Sarah Aanenson of Bear River High School finished in seventh place among long jump competitors at the 2019 CIF State Track & Field Finals in Clovis. Aanenson entered the May 24-25 competition weekend seeded 19th...


Phil Carville: Safe and effective miracle drug
Phil Carville: Safe and effective miracle drug

June 4, 2019

OK! You’re not feeling like your old self. You are a senior; you have gained weight and lost motivation … you might even say you are feeling a bit puny. What to do? Don’t you...