Lynn MacDonald

Placer Union schools given 'AA' credit rating, healthy financial profile

A global ratings agency has reported a healthy financial profile and stable outlook for Placer Union High School District. A recent press release from Fitch Ratings out of New Yor ...

Placer Union to hire search firm

An Oakdale search firm will aid in the process of selecting Placer Union High School District’s next superintendent. At its regular meeting on Thursday, the district’s ...

Search begins for Horsey's replacement

  The clock is already ticking on the search for Placer Union High School District’s next superintendent, as Dave Horsey plans to retire in June. The district’s ...

Placer Union superintendent to retire in June

  For 36 years, Dave Horsey has made a career of working with the public to prepare students and schools for the next big step. Now set to retire as superintendent of Placer ...

Reader Input: MacDonald means stability

As a former trustee of the Placer Union High School District, I am compelled to write this letter in response to Dennis Fox’s candidate’s statement in the sample ballot ...

Reader Input: Reelect Lynn MacDonald

As a 30-plus year Foresthill resident and a parent involved with Foresthill High since inception of the bond measure that built the school, I urge the reelection of Lynn MacDonald ...

Value schools, vote MacDonald

While national and state issues dominate the news regarding our elections on Tuesday, Nov. 6, there are local decisions to be made that will very much impact the quality of our com ...

Kitchen gadgeteering unearths fun finds

It is always great fun to peruse your favorite kitchen shops for the latest in cooking gadgets. There are so many wonderful new innovations for doing this and that in the kitchen. ...

Dave Horsey named district superintendent

Dave Horsey has been tagged as the new Placer Union High School District superintendent. Trustees voted 5-0 Tuesday to appoint Horsey to a three-year term, effective July 1, which ...

Longtime school board trustee sees more she'd like to accomplish

Lynn MacDonald and the Placer Union High School District have quite a history. MacDonald, a Colfax resident since 1973, has served on the district’s board of trustees for three ...