Butte County Fire Safe Council Executive Director Calli-Jane DeAnda talks about fire breaks constructed near Paradise Lake Monday during a visit by State Sen. Jim Nielsen, Secretary of Interior Ryan Zinke, Rep. Doug LaMalfa and Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue. U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue speaks with Paradise Mayor Jody Jones during a visit following the Camp Fire in Paradise.
Since before the turn of the millennium, mental strategies used in elite sport have been transferred to the business world to increase performance. Elite athletes know all too well they need to manage their own mental state and emotions before becoming distracted by anyone else's.
Goalkeeper Anna Leat the hero as New Zealand advance to semifinals of Fifa Under-17 Women's World Cup. While the sight of a goalkeeper stepping up to take a penalty that could decide New Zealand's future in the Fifa Under-17 Women's World Cup may have come as a surprise to some, coach Leon Birnie said it was planned on the morning of the game.
Members of the Port Elgin Karate Club competed well at a recent national meet in Owen Sound that it co-hosted. The Owen Sound Nihon Itosu Kai Karate Club and the Port Elgin Karate Club hosted the National Shito Ryu Itosu Karate Tournament at the East Ridge Community School in Owen Sound Nov. 17. One hundred and fifteen competitors from clubs in Ontario, Alberta, and Quebec competed.