Sara Seyydin

Teen reaches out with skateboarding

Scotty Dietz is giving skateboarding teenagers a new reputation at Placer High. Dietz, who will be a senior in the fall, designed a skateboard that enables students with disabili ...

He’s retiring on paper, not in spirit

Editor’s Note: Sports reporter Sara Seyydin caught up with Del Oro athletic director Monte White to interview him about his time as an educator at Del Oro High School. Their conv ...

Mercury-contaminated fish flop onto local tables

Many local fisherman and their families are chowing down on fish, and unsafe amounts of mercury, from the Sierra Nevada region, according to a study released by The Sierra Fund. ...