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Update on Paiute Trout

For 50 years I have been both fascinated and concerned about a beautiful and extremely rare little purple trout, the Paiute Cutthroat Trout, (Salmo Clarki ...

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It was a ‘super’ disappointment

I try and not write in absolutes – best ever, worst ever, loudest ever, most obnoxious ever. So I will not say this was the worst ...

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Despite controversies, NFL continues to grow under Goodell

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Roger Goodell might as well mail this one in.

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Posted: feb. 04, 2016 10:46 p.m. | | Despite controversies, NFL continues to grow under Goodell Comments 0 Comments

Water levels on lakes can be deceiving

Just when I was starting to imagine our lakes being full and our launch ramps being within walking — not hiking — distance from the parking lot ...

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Ken Stabler’s brain damage intrudes on Super Bowl fun

SAN FRANCISCO — For a guy who loved a good party, it’s hard to imagine Ken Stabler ever thought he’d be crashing one this ...

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Posted: feb. 04, 2016 12:01 a.m. | | Ken Stabler’s brain  damage intrudes on Super Bowl fun Comments 0 Comments

Thursday Night Football on CBS, NBC

“Thursday Night Football” will bounce around among CBS, NBC and NFL Network next season, and league executives are confident fans will find the games just ...

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Posted: feb. 02, 2016 12:30 a.m. | | Thursday Night Football on CBS, NBC Comments 0 Comments

Super Bowl, football & immature celebrations

Well, the Super Bowl will be upon us soon.

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Posted: jan. 31, 2016 10:22 p.m. | | Super Bowl, football & immature celebrations Comments 0 Comments

Norman Clyde, Dad, & the Dead General

Norman Clyde was possibly the finest mountaineer in the history of the Western Hemisphere.

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Posted: jan. 31, 2016 8:07 p.m. | | Norman Clyde, Dad, & the Dead General Comments 0 Comments

Super Bowl matchip masks an ugly year on field in the NFL

A certain Hall of Fame quarterback in what will likely be his final game. A superstar in waiting on the big stage for the first ...

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Posted: jan. 31, 2016 8:06 p.m. | | Super Bowl matchip masks an ugly year  on field in the NFL Comments 0 Comments

Don’t let gloomy weather fool you

A lot of anglers are waiting in anticipation for the weather to clear up before they go fishing. 

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Posted: jan. 29, 2016 12:27 a.m. | | Don’t let gloomy weather fool you Comments 0 Comments

With water levels rising, beware of widowmakers

I’m sure all of you are excited about the rain we’ve been getting this winter season. 

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Posted: jan. 22, 2016 12:30 a.m. | | With water levels rising, beware of widowmakers Comments 0 Comments

Hard to feel sorry for Spanos and the Chargers

It’s hard to feel sorry for Dean Spanos, even if he looked like someone had just kicked his dog the other day in Houston.

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Posted: jan. 15, 2016 11:19 p.m. | | Hard to feel  sorry for Spanos and the Chargers Comments 0 Comments

Bassmasters dream dashed by Powerball

For the first time in 10 years I purchased a Powerball ticket. 

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Bright, dark sides of Chip Kelly pick

Maybe the most dreadful part about the 49ers during the 2015 season was not that they lost so many games. It was that they were ...

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Play ball with NFL . . . or else

As the clock ticked down toward a vote, the NFL Network breathlessly reported on the long line of luxury cars idling outside a suburban Houston ...

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Posted: jan. 13, 2016 11:06 p.m. | | Play ball with  NFL . . . or else Comments 0 Comments

Proposal that allows college bowl system, playoffs to co-exist

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Nick Saban is concerned about the bowl system.

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Posted: jan. 13, 2016 1:38 a.m. | | Proposal that allows college bowl system, playoffs to co-exist Comments 0 Comments

You can’t beat using bear grease

If we put our minds to it, we could learn a lot from the Native Americans who preceded the white man as masters of North ...

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Greed triggers NFL teams rush to LA

The people of St. Louis are in a tizzy, and not just because the team they lifted from Los Angeles could soon be heading back ...

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Finding beauty in storm

Several years ago, during the month of January, I was out competing in a bass tournament on Lake Camanche. 

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New Year’s Eve games total flop

MIAMI   — The College Football Playoff is a marvelous thing.

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Lucky to have great fishing around us

 

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Leonard emerges as a role model for Wiggins

Kawhi Leonard has quietly risen to stardom in San Antonio, hardly uttering a word as he captured an NBA Finals MVP, Defensive Player of the ...

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Posted: dec. 29, 2015 12:28 a.m. | | Leonard emerges as a  role model for Wiggins  Comments 0 Comments

STUNNING UPSETS

Serena Williams had done all the heavy lifting, or so it seemed.

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Delta serves as tough challenge For anglers

The other day while I was reading through some online fishing forums, I came across a picture of a new bass boat that was rigged ...

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Posted: dec. 27, 2015 11:08 p.m. | | Delta serves as tough challenge For anglers Comments 0 Comments

Charting heartache & history

My football clipboard has seen a lot.

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Posted: dec. 18, 2015 1:11 a.m. | | Charting heartache & history Comments 0 Comments

Pesky water hyacinth taking over water, launch areas on Delta

Someday I hope to tell stories of how bad the water hyacinth used to be on the Delta. 

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Posted: dec. 17, 2015 9:37 p.m. | | Pesky water hyacinth taking over water, launch areas on Delta Comments 0 Comments

Revolting state of pro sports

I am not a Pete Rose fan. I did not like him when he played, I did not like him when he coached. His flattening ...

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Posted: dec. 17, 2015 12:25 a.m. | | Revolting state of pro sports Comments 0 Comments

Teams are sure to regret huge pitching deals

The guys who run baseball never seem to learn.

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Posted: dec. 13, 2015 10:11 p.m. | | Teams are sure  to regret huge pitching deals Comments 0 Comments

Rain good for drought, fishermen

It looks like we’re finally getting some much-needed rain.

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Posted: dec. 11, 2015 1:36 a.m. | | Rain good for drought, fishermen Comments 0 Comments

Please wait ...