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Bear River program nurtures green thumbs

With a harvest of onions, lettuce and other vegetables, Bear River High School completed a successful return of horticulture to the campus. Students and faculty of the 2014-2015 ...

No “King of the Nerds” title for Bear River grad

It was close but no crown for “King of the Nerds” reality TV game show contestant Kaitlin Spak. The 2005 Bear River High School grad’s rise through the ranks on ...

4-H youth leaders take advantage of training

4-H officers, members and adults from both Placer and Nevada Counties 4-H programs came together at Bear River High School in September for the annual Bi-County Officer’s Tra ...

Muzio off to music camp

Hannah Muzio, a member of Bear River High School’s advanced jazz choir, Jazz Unlimited, was awarded a partial scholarship to Berklee College of Music in Boston for a five-wee ...

Reader Input: A vintage evening for music student

Sierra Knolls Winery in Auburn was the site of a successful fundraiser Sunday evening. Hannah Muzio, a member of Bear River High School’s advanced jazz choir, Jazz Unlimited, ...

New high school to open in Grass Valley

A new, tuition-free charter high school is set to open this fall in Grass Valley. According to Principal Erica Crane, Sierra Academy of Expeditionary Learning will hold classes an ...

NOON HOUR UPDATE: Teacher sentenced in sex abuse case; Placer County community centers; World War II vet’s trip to D.C. and high school football

WHAT WE’RE WORKING ON: A former special education teacher in Newcastle was sentenced for having sex with a former student today. Reporter Gus Thomson was at the sentencing an ...

NOON HOUR UPDATE: Is there a containment date for the American Fire?; Placer School for Adults has fall classes; food trucks heading to Auburn and Bear River volleyball

What we’re working on: As the American Fire continues to burn on Tahoe National Forest land near Foresthill, the Placer County Board of Supervisors has announced that there i ...

NOON HOUR UPDATE: Western States trail to get national designation?; local families help those in need; property tax bump in the mail?; and dog-gone fun in the park

Welcome to the Auburn Journal’s “Noon Hour Update,” where we’ll present you with stories and updates on what’s going on in the news and what we’ ...