Granite Bay

Christmas stocking stuffers for your favorite outdoors person

We’re coming down to the final hours of Christmas shopping. I find there’s still a good segment of the population scratching their heads as to what to get their favorit ...

Hydroplanes to race on Folsom Lake at Granite Bay May 31 - June 2

For the first time since 1967, hydroplane boats will race on Folsom Lake. The HI Unlimited Hydroplane Series, part of the Big Wake Weekend, will descend on the Folsom Lake State R ...

Granite Bay wins Division I state bowl title

CARSON - Justin Ramirez sprinted toward the Granite Bay High School sideline, his helmet in his right hand, and pumped it skyward 11 times in succession. Big Luke Jarvis ran over t ...

Access to Port of Sacramento can be had, but it will take awhile

Many years ago, there was unrestricted access to the Port of Sacramento by several methods. About 40 years ago, a fishing partner and I would launch my boat around midnight at Mil ...

There is more than one way to hunt fall turkeys for success

After last week’s column announcing the opening of some bird seasons, including turkeys, one reader a few years ago was quick to inform me there is an alternate method of hun ...

Hunting season opens Nov. 10 for pheasant, turkey and dove

Pheasant: Long cherished by hunters, the season for these Chinese imports will find hunters flocking to fields for the opener Saturday, Nov. 10. Going into a field for pheasants i ...

Governor signs bill prohibiting use of dogs during bear hunts

The use of dogs has been a staple for centuries for those hunting bears or bobcats. The hunter releases the dogs, the dogs pick up the scent of a critter, and the race is on for t ...

Vegas teen Kwasniewski wins NASCAR race in Roseville, regains points lead

ROSEVILLE — A year and a half ago, Dylan Kwasniewski was about to become the youngest driver to start a NASCAR K&N Pro Series West race, still a month shy of his 16th bir ...

Vegas teen Kwasniewski wins in Roseville, regains points lead

ROSEVILLE — A year and a half ago, Dylan Kwasniewski was about to become the youngest driver to start a NASCAR K&N Pro Series West race, still a month shy of his 16th bir ...

Roseville’s NASCAR race has an international flavor

NASCAR’s latest October stop at All American Speedway will produce its biggest field of entries for a K&N Pro Series West event — and its most diverse field ever.An ...

Save a stamp; file your hunting, fishing reports online

For a number of species, hunters have had to return tags or report cards by conventional mail. Usually, it reaches its destination; but occasionally, one is lost.The Department of ...

Department of Fish and Game to hold youth archery clinic

The Department of Fish and Game will hold an archery clinic for young shooters who want to learn a new skill and enjoy the great out-of-doors.The clinic will be held Saturday, Oct. ...

Roseville speedway gears up for cycling race

LeadOut Racing, a cycling team headquartered at a house in El Dorado Hills, is about to put All American Speedway to use in a much different way.The first Placer Valley GranPrix Cr ...

Waterfowl season opens Oct. 20; is your call tuned?

Ever have a flock of birds looking like they want to take a close look at your dekes, but as soon as you give the first quack on your call they turn tail and head away? Don’t ...