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How we honor the dead–in this case, Hank Greenwald

If you grew up in the Bay Area and was a big sports fan like I was, you never really appreciated how many good play-by-play announcers worked in that market until you become exposed to their peers in other parts … Continue reading

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Bill Smethers: Nevada County’s accidental sheriff?

The site was Rincon Del Rio in the south county. Assembled was the law-and-order contingent of the local Republican establishment, gathered together for the evening to boost the candidacy of Lt. Bill Smethers for sheriff. Since everybody present was going … Continue reading

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Bear River vs. Colfax: Two unbeatens going for the title

Bear River will face its toughest opponent of the season tonight when the Bruins travel to Colfax to take on the undefeated Falcons. The winner will likely become champion of the Pioneer Valley League, and get the top seed in … Continue reading

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Jeffie gets a letter from Kamala? Big whoop

  By Greg Knightbridge, Special Correspondent Regular readers of Jeff Pelline’s Sierra Foothills Report know a more accurate title would be “Jeff Pelline: The Saga Continues,” because the basic premise of the blog is the wonderful life he leads when … Continue reading

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QUICK HITS: Women cheering for Trump

–A woman cheering for Trump makes as much sense as a Jew cheering for Hitler. –After dominating the political coverage, Trump told AP it won’t be his fault if the Republicans do poorly in the mid-term elections. What a stand-up … Continue reading

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Bear River figures to have its second close game tonight

Bear River’s football team did last week what good teams do when they face a weak opponent, jumping on Lindhurst early and then cruising to an easy 49-0 victory. Things figure to get a little tougher tonight as the Bruins … Continue reading

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There’s a simple solution to Miners’ kicking problem: Don’t kick

When the other team scores on the first play from scrimmage and then ads two more touchdowns in the first quarter, there’s a good chance you’re going to lose the game. That was certainly the experience of Nevada Union last … Continue reading

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