James Anderson

Our View: Educators answer the call for a better worker

America’s workforce is an ever-changing mosaic – especially in these times – and having the right skills can be the difference between earning a paycheck and hunt ...

Teen reaches out with skateboarding

Scotty Dietz is giving skateboarding teenagers a new reputation at Placer High. Dietz, who will be a senior in the fall, designed a skateboard that enables students with disabili ...

Fired up for school

Hundreds of students milling about looking for their classrooms, waving to old friends and meeting new ones – it’s time for the first day of school. The Placer Union High Sch ...