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State may slash school bus funds

It was uplifting to read recent articles in the Auburn Journal about community members providing much-needed financial support for sports teams at Placer High School. May I suggest ...

School district an open book

This letter is written in response to the letter by James McKesson on Nov. 21. In order to be transparent, the Auburn Union School District posts budget information, reports and u ...

Buyouts pay executives in Placer County to leave

Gold-plated giveaway of taxpayer dollars? Or fair compensation for an early departure from a high-level and high-risk post that hinges on the whims of a politically sensitive boa ...

Bart O'Brien named educator of year

Bart O’Brien can tell you a thing or two about dream jobs — he’s been doing his for more than 30 years. O’Brien, 58, who retires from his position as Placer Union High Scho ...

Superintendent Bart O'Brien plans to retire

Bart O’Brien figures 32 years is enough. The Placer Union High School District superintendent told trustees Tuesday of his plan to retire, effective June 30, 2009. “For 32 ...

The Ridge bids farewell to longtime superintendent Fackler

Sometimes the title “golf superintendent” can be a thankless one. Most golfers expect their course to always be in great shape but don’t take into consideration the sometime ...