schools

Propositions 30, 38 solve nothing

I remember years ago, when the California Lottery was enacted, a large portion of its income was dedicated to schools. I also remember that the state government reduced its funding ...

Noon Hour Update: School enrollment numbers; fire board candidates; 13-year-old author and Friday night football

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’ ...

Abolish unions in education

Having experienced first-hand the “wall of silence” from the Placer Hills Union School District at a meeting I attended only makes my imagination conjure up more questi ...

Another View: Politics as usual blocks teacher misconduct reform

Every day, parents entrust to our local schools their most precious possessions – their children. Schools have a sacred responsibility to educate students in a safe learning env ...

Noon Hour Update: Dangerous crosswalk near school, catching up with Crystal Costa; PCWA reaches water deal and county infrastructure

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’ ...

Area schools try to buck obesity trend

When Brad Kearns shopped around for the elementary school that would help mold his children?s early years academics were obviously a top priority. But if grammar and math were No. ...

Schools need solar donor

I read in the AJ that our schools are going forward with solar installation (Who really pays for solar power in California?”, Journal, May 23). I say “kudos” to t ...

School buses clean up their act

The familiar puff of black exhaust that follows school buses around town is about to disappear. The Mid Placer Public Schools Transportation Agency completed retrofitting 21 school ...

Pink slime burger-meat debate oozes into Auburn

AUBURN CA - The “pink slime” debate has oozed into Auburn. Concerns about ground beef laced with ammonia-treated filler dubbed “pink slime” by critics has gone viral over ...
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