journalism

Bear River student newspaper wins first place rating

GRASS VALLEY – Bear River High School journalism students have revitalized their school newspaper over the past few years, and the American Scholastic Press Association has g ...

Colfax High English teacher Jean Page dead at 51

“There is a method to my madness,” is something Mrs. Jean Page always said in her English class at Colfax High School. Jean Marie Page, 51, passed away Saturday morning after ...

Ramona Lou gathers fashion treasure trove

An Auburn native is translating her love of fashion into retail. Sommer Naffz, a 1997 Placer High graduate, has opened Ramona Lou in Downtown Auburn. The store is named after her ...

Hope survives in chaos of reporter’s news day

Two miracles. One tragedy. Cutting through the plethora of squawk on the police scanner, phone calls, letters, conversations on the street, news releases and e-mails that passed t ...

Death claims young journalist Jamie Gonzales

Jamie Gonzales’ life was cut short on Oct. 14 when she lost her fight with cancer. The Elk Grove resident was just 25 years old. Jamie was an intern at the Auburn Journal during ...

Our View: Bill protecting journalism advisers crucial to free press

Honing young journalists' skills is critical to maintaining a healthy democracy. That's why protecting high school and college journalism advisers from punitive action from adminis ...