San Luis Obispo

Conference will address nitty-gritty of farming today

Social media, loan programs and finding land to farm will be among the topics at this year’s PlacerGrown Food and Farm Conference on Feb. 4. This is the 17th year for the day-lon ...

Teacher logs years of service

I know that many people in Auburn have never been recognized for what they do for the community. But I would like to recognize my wife, Denise Gessaro, who has been teaching for Pl ...

Assertions don’t compute

This is regarding Bob Velon’s letter (Reader Input, June 28). You’re right, President Obama has partially nationalized autos and banks, mostly because they couldn’t play nic ...

Placer senior has designs on architecture

Placer High senior Holli Tripp says she is just a country girl who loves fishing and construction. While that’s true, what’s also true is that Tripp is a young woman who is de ...