Who: Back row, left to right: Rich Wahl, Larry Powers of Madera, Michael Walker of Auburn, John Anagnos, Larry Nies, Dan Tillman, Pat Hale, Mike Nakagawa, Dave Costa and Jason Eells; front row: Ron Goehring, Marty Weybret, Christi Weybret, Fred Weybret, Chet Hacke of Grass Valley, Dave Vaccarezza and Larry Mettler.
Occupations: Our leader was Larry Mettler who runs a local farm and winery with his family. The Weybrets own the News-Sentinel. Others farm, teach, collect garbage, fight fires and do jobs that didn't make it into this reporter's notebook. Some are even lucky enough to be retired.