Ian Haydon

New grads share their summer plans

For most teens, getting a job or traveling may be the typical summer plan. For others, focusing on a sport occupies most of their vacation. Following are four profiles on 209 Place ...

Placer High Academic Decathlon brings home 13 medals

Placer High School Academic Decathlon’s lucky number is 13. It was the school’s first time in five years participating in the Placer County Academic Decathlon, and students sc ...

Voting by voice

Erin Babich is about to do something for the first time in her young adult life. She is going to vote. The 18-year-old Placer High School senior said she is looking forward to p ...