Randy Ittner

Major upgrade in Auburn road’s pedestrian, driver safety under construction

When students return from summer break in August to Auburn’s E.V. Cain Middle School, they’ll be greeted by a more pedestrian-friendly landscape along Palm Avenue. The ...

Major upgrade in Auburn road’s pedestrian, driver safety under construction

When students return from summer break in August to Auburn’s E.V. Cain Middle School, they’ll be greeted by a more pedestrian-friendly landscape along Palm Avenue. The ...

New principals for Colfax, Foresthill high schools

Current administrators at an Auburn middle school and a Grass Valley high school will be the new principals at Foresthill and Colfax high schools, respectively, according to an ann ...

Auburn schools prep for emergency drills

All schools within the Auburn Union School District will be participating in emergency preparedness drills Thursday, which will give Auburn students a chance to practice how to rea ...

Classes to begin at Auburn area schools this week

With classes set to resume this week, students and staff at local schools are abuzz with back-to-school spirit, tinged this year with the anticipation of something new. “Com ...

E.V. Cain says goodbye to distinguished teacher

Many generations of Auburn students say they’ve benefitted from the rigorous tutelage of Michael Prero, and this year’s seventh graders will be the last. Prero will re ...

Meet the Principal: Randy Ittner

By Amber Marra Journal Staff Writer As Principal Randy Ittner walks into another year at E.V. Cain Middle School, he’s going to do so with some new faces in more than just the in ...

Ittner's honor well-deserved

Regarding, ?Principal credited with better scores, programs; (Randy) Ittner to receive Education Award,? (Journal, May 4). I agree that Mr. Ittner did change the school and I play ...

Noon Hour Update: Sheriff asked to investigate President Obama; Timberline development; Media Life and honoring a local educator

Welcome to the Auburn Journal's "Noon Hour Update," where we'll present you with stories and updates on what's going on in the news and what we're working on for our Friday edition ...

Our View: Charter school trend doesn’t add up

One of the hottest local trends seems to be getting your child into a charter school. Auburn Union School District and the Placer County Office of Education are both on track to op ...

Trend toward charters makes for competitive school market

Although charter schools provide competition to traditional public schools, some parents say they enjoy the flexibility these schools offer their children. “There is movement tow ...

E.V. Cain graduate collects donations for troops

Savonna Meidinger, 13, knew she wanted to do something to help those who are fighting for the United States. Savonna graduated from E.V. Cain Charter Middle School last week, but ...

E.V. Cain teacher is history after 40 years

Kathy Koester has seen multiple generations of Auburn families during her time at E.V. Cain Charter Middle School. Koester is retiring after 40 years at the school. Her career the ...

Resident, employee agitated by students

An after-school hangout for local youth has become a source of annoyance, but officials said complaints are being blown out of proportion. Auburn resident Kathy Richardson said s ...

State requires whooping cough vaccine in teens

By next fall 4,500 local high school students alone have to be vaccinated for whooping cough, but officials are asking parents to get ready now. The California state Legislature p ...