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Media Life: YouTube’s “The Original” gives WS100 pioneer global spotlight

A South African video production company has teamed with outdoor gear maker Salomon to share the story of pioneering Meadow Vista ultra-endurance runner Gordy Ainsleigh with the We ...

Auburn anniversaries abound in 2014

Aug. 3 and 4 will mark the 40th anniversary of Gordy Ainsleigh’s pioneering run with the horses — and epic 100-mile test of will from high in the Sierra to Auburn that ...

Wild weather reins in Tevis Cup

Late winter snow in the high country and predictions of a cool spring have prompted officials to postpone this year’s Tevis Cup race until October 8. The 56th annual ride was ...

Sierra snow moves Tevis Cup endurance ride to October

Snow that just won't quit on Sierra trails has caused organizers of the Tevis Cup to postpone the endurance horse ride from July 16 to Oct. 8. The Western States Trail Foundation ...

Horse herpes virus in Placer but no threat yet to Tevis Cup

Tevis Cup ride organizers are staying the course, despite some skittishness in the horse community over the threat of a dangerous horse-herpes outbreak in California. The cause fo ...

Well-known community members bid adieu to Loomis

Longtime community member Greg Fellers has decided to pass the torch. The Loomis veterinarian, and his wife, Kathy, will make the final move next week to Seal Beach, to be near the ...