Granite Bay

Golf run ends at section Masters for Granite Bay, Oakmont

STOCKTON — Woodcreek senior Bryce Johnson shot a 2-under-par 70 at the Sac-Joaquin Section Boys Masters Golf Tournament at The Reserve at Spanos Park on Monday. Johnson fini ...

State is starting what appears to be a hot fire season

It’s still spring, and major fires have broken out throughout the state, scorching thousands of acres. November and December were great winter-type months — good rain ...

Soto plans to expand football showcase/military tribute

Mark “Coach” Soto is stepping down and moving up at the same time. Soto on Sunday officially resigned as executive director of the Allegiant Battle for Veterans footba ...

Beddow makes it 3 for 3 to start season at speedway in Roseville

Jared Beddow ran his winning streak to three to start the season by taking the checkered flag in the Street Stock main event Saturday night at All American Speedway. Beddow, on th ...

Television broadcast pioneer Bel Lange set the bar high

Bel Lange was a household fixture from the mid 1950s through the early 1980s. Those fortunate enough to have a television in those early years tuned in to then-Stockton-based KOVR ...

Roseville speedway is kicking some new tires for 2013

ROSEVILLE — As much as professional sports can be counted on to trot out the same product with as little change as possible year after year — not that that’s a ba ...

Total Body Fitness to host Ice Breaker Triathlon, Ice Breaker Dash April 6 in Granite Bay

The Ice Breaker Triathlon with the Ice Breaker Dash will be held April 6 at Granite Beach in Granite Bay. The Total Body Fitness event features a run, bike, run duathlon and a swi ...

More than 700 riders compete in NorCal mountain bike race in Granite Bay

The Northern California High School Mountain Bike League hosted the largest high school race in league history Sunday. On a beautiful spring day, more than 700 athletes raced on a ...

Santos wins Oakmont its second wrestling state title in three years

BAKERSFIELD - Peter Santos and Corey Griego lost five wrestling matches between them this season. That included three matches against each other. They met in the rubber match Satu ...

Check the wildlife code before you sell or trade that trophy mount

Mounted deer heads. Moose. Elk. A largemouth bass appearing to be in its natural habitat. Two quail or ducks, geese, pheasants and so many others can be beautifully mounted and pro ...

Now is the time to replace — and properly dispose of — your fishing line

For as long as there’s been fishing line, it has been discarded along the waterways. Before the invention of monofilament lines, anglers used cotton-type line. It didn&rsquo ...

Quidditch comes to life in Roseville

Real sports leagues spawned fantasy sports leagues. Eight years ago, two college students in Vermont took a fantasy sport and turned it into a real sport. Quidditch, the high-spe ...

Sterile trout being planted in state waters

The Department of Fish and Wildlife has had numerous lawsuits filed against it over the years challenging the policy of its trout-planting program. The focal point of most suits i ...

Waterfowl hunting season mostly over in north state — with disappointing results

Last year’s waterfowl season found hunters scratching their heads wondering what happened to the weather. It was tough hunting due to the lack of foul weather that can make w ...

Drifting is a means to hunt waterfowl, and it works

Most hunters know it’s illegal to use a motor to sneak up on a raft of ducks. However, using a boat can be a tremendous method for a successful waterfowl hunt. And, with all ...