Dan Wilson

Rival teams spark passionate fans

LOOMIS — The Del Oro and Placer High football teams faced off in a serious case of Sierra foothills sibling rivalry Friday night. The Golden Eagles may have earned bragging rig ...

Placer High Messenger offers on-the-job training

A Placer High School class focuses on accountability while also exploring what’s new around campus. The school’s journalism class puts together the student-produced Hillmen Me ...

Placer High seniors have few more activities to complete

Placer High seniors may be counting down the days to graduation, but there are still a few things left to do. According to Neil Polaske, a counselor at the school, Senior Boards a ...

Auburn’s Placer is High-tech

Technology is booming at Placer High School in the form of Twitter, Google Apps, robotics and more. Teachers and students throughout the Placer Union High School District are usin ...

High school from home

A new program at Maidu High School in Auburn offers students an option to go to class without coming to school. This year the school, which gives high schoolers a variety of indep ...