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School nurses make do

  If one believes the old adage about healthy bodies and healthy minds, then the number of nurses on staff at some local schools, like many across the state, could be disconc ...

Fire chief enjoys dual careers of helping

Ian Gow must have been predestined to help people who are having really bad days. Gow has two jobs that deal with human trauma and there isn’t a better man for the position when ...

Auburn Placer High grad survives Haiti quake, now working to save others

Auburn’s Ashley Hapak left California for Haiti Dec. 29 not knowing what to expect during the next three months of volunteer work with a Port-au-Prince orphanage. In fact, her m ...