Destination Imagination

2 Placer County teams excel in Destination Imagination state championship

After placing near the top in their respective categories at the state championship, two teams of elementary students from Placer County have been invited to the global finals for ...

Auburn students among STEM Expo, Destination Imagination winners

Auburn-area students made a strong showing at two regional educational competitions recently, winning a handful of medals and qualifying, in some cases, to compete at the state lev ...

Our View: Schools on right track in building critical skills

Our local students are shining brightly and deserve to be recognized. And we’re not just talking about the multitude of stand-out athletes in the foothills. Two groups of ...

Students propel creative thinking to the next level

  A dozen local students will put their creative thinking skills to the test this month in a competition against California’s best and brightest.   In o ...

NOON HOUR UPDATE: Results in from mountain lion necropsy; Placer County Board of Supes meeting; local Destination Imagination finalists and Auburn City Council

  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 w ...

NOON HOUR UPDATE: Students compete at state event; PCWA agrees to deal with PG&E; quilt show coming to town and Way Too Cool 50K

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’ ...