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Safe energy is important

Nuclear energy is unsafe, risky, and stays radioactive for thousands of years. Let’s make sure if the government allocates the proposed $36 billion to nuclear energy, it’s to ...

Small cities, big pay

Placer County communities are paying city and town managers at Bay Area prices even though the cost-of-living index is about 30 percent less, a new grand jury report says. But in ...

Who will win the Division II baseball title?

Our newest poll at Placer Sports, our regional all-sports Web site, asks you to tell us which of the four surviving teams will win the Sac-Joaquin Section Division II baseball titl ...

New poll at Placer Sports - defending baseball titles?

The participation in our last poll at Placer Sports (www.placersports.com), our regional all-sports Web site, generated a lot of buzz as more than 3,000 or our readers (64 percent) ...

CIF releases basketball state tourney brackets

The CIF released the brackets for the state high school basketball tournaments Sunday with some interesting matchups all around. In boys Division II, a 12-team Nor Cal bracket h ...

Placer Sports poll - Rocklin's biggest moment?

Every successful sports season is filled with major moments of critical importance, and this year's Rocklin High football team has delivered many signature moments.With so many to ...

Who will win a section title?

As the Sac-Joaquin Section football playoffs wind down, the matchups get more intense with each weekend. Of the four teams that are in the hunt for a section crown from the coverag ...

Auburn’s place on Amgen Tour of California route holds promise

Auburn’s place on the Amgen Tour of California route between Nevada City and Sacramento is a definite maybe. But the status of that “maybe” is shrinking as cyclists connecte ...

Who will win the Division II soccer title?

Oak Ridge of the Sierra Valley Conference joins three Sierra Foothill League teams in the Sac-Joaquin Section Division II soccer semifinals this week at Folsom High School.Our Plac ...

Who will win - Rocklin or Del Oro?

This week's big football matchup comes in the Sierra Foothill League, where unbeaten Rocklin hosts 7-1 Del Oro in a battle for the Sierra Foothill League title. Until last Friday n ...

New video at Placer Sports

Our weekly videos from the SureWest Sports Show are now live at www.placersports.com .  To view video highlights of SYFC youth football (Folsom vs Rocklin) or high school ...

Weigh in on the SFL soccer race at placersports.com.

This week’s Placer Sports online poll asks you to tell us which team in the tightly bunched SFL soccer playoff chase is most likely to miss the postseason. Granite Bay, with ...

Impressive candidates for Placer Sports Athlete of the Week

With 52 percent of the nearly 400 votes cast, Del Oro running back Bryce Pratt was the inaugural winner of our Placer Sports’ Athlete of the Week last week. The 6-foot, 195-p ...

Which 3-0 record is most impressive?

A new week has arrived, and with it a new poll at our all-sports Web site, www.placersports.com. This week, we want to know which season-opening football winning streak you find m ...

Which football team will return to the postseason?

With the new week comes a new poll question at our comprehensive regional sports Web site, placersports.com. Gold Country Media has recently launched Placer Sports as a one-stop s ...