NEWS

Fred W. Kaste
09/16/2021 - 5:00am
Fred W. Kaste was born April 16, 1941, and passed away January 3, 2021, from multiple myeloma. He was preceded in death by his parents, Walt and Christine Kaste. Survivors include his wife of 55 years, Marcia; daughter, Lori (Glen Larson); son, Mike...

SPORTS

TRI-CITY TAKES ON RIVALS
09/16/2021 - 7:50am
Tri-City seniors Rhett Patnode (no. 2) and Carter Derks (right) tackle a Rivals player during the six-man football game on Friday, Sept. 11. See more in Sports on page 10. Photo by Matthew Strissel

Opinions

Welcome to Yosemite, the new Pyrocene Park

Steve Pyne

09/16/2021 - 5:00am
The Pleistocene epoch that began 2.6 million years ago sent ice in waves through Yosemite. Glaciers gouged out great valleys along the Merced and Tuolumne rivers, ice sheets rounded granite domes, cirques sculpted the High Sierra. John Muir traced...