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Community Portrait: Artist captures the true beauty of Placer County produce

Auburn’s Paula Amerine is blessed, and she’s appreciative and grateful. Amerine is an artist, a fine arts painter and she has found a personal and professional niche. She’s i ...

Teacher from Auburn completes megamarathon cycling adventure

AUBURN CA - For two months, 4,400 miles of blacktop between the Atlantic and Pacific oceans became an Auburn teacher’s classroom. Natasha Riedel, an Auburn resident who teaches ...

Superintendent, board face questions on Placer Hills Union School District teacher

AUBURN CA - Placer Hills Union School District trustees have voted in closed session on disciplinary action involving an employee but the person?s identity or the outcome is not be ...

Auburn teacher ID’d as El Dorado County motorcycle-crash victim

AUBURN CA - In a state of shock and grief following the death of a popular teacher, students, staff and parents at an Orangevale school are now finding ways to honor the memory of ...

Behind the Signature: Jim Beall, Sr.

Lives in: Auburn, since 1981 Job: “I taught in a Department of Labor program to retrain migrant workers. Also worked with young adults who had dropped out of the conventional sc ...

Teacher asks for yes on Measure L

I am urging all voters to vote yes on Measure L. I have been a teacher in the Auburn Union School District for more than 16 years and I can tell you firsthand that we really need ...

Farren on board with sculpting history

Now that Gerry Farren has retired from teaching, he can finally start learning. Specifically, he’s read up on Rocklin and sculpting techniques to produce “On Time,” a railr ...

Try to support family on teacher pay

Placer County forces women to go on welfare; won’t support single working mothers. I have heard it before and now it has happened to me. I am a single mother of three, a proud s ...

Trout on the move after series win

Tatjana Trout has been stressed out, exasperated, even depressed in recent weeks. Weighing major, life-changing decisions will do that to a person. But she’s got a surefire cure ...

Placer Union to cut eight teaching positions

The Placer Union High School District plans to cut the equivalent of eight full-time teaching positions for the 2010-11 school year, District Superintendent Dave Horsey told staff ...