squaw valley olympics

Looking Back

50 YEARS AGO (Feb. 19, 1960 Issue) Eleven boys from Loomis left for Squaw Valley, where they would remain as a service group during the Olympic Games. Scoutmaster Jack Yokote accom ...

Virgil's flame burns for the 1960 Squaw Valley Olympics

Penryn’s Mike Virgil has vivid memories of the 1960 Winter Olympics. As a Placer High School student and track team member, Virgil ran the Olympic torch not once, but twice, on ...

UC students will finally get their degrees

A decades-long wrong will finally be corrected this year. Among the 110,000 Japanese and American of Japanese ancestry who were removed from the West Coast into internment camps i ...