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Placer Union confronts transgender discrimination

In accordance with a new state law that took effect on Jan. 1, the Placer Union High School District has taken steps toward protecting and accommodating transgender and gender-non- ...

NOON HOUR UPDATE: Placer County ranks high in health study; Sierra Conservancy says thinning forests is cost effective; High school district exploring transgender policies

WHAT WE’RE WORKING ON: Did you know you live in one of the most healthy counties in the state? Reporter Gus Thomson is going to tell us where we rank and why after a study wa ...

Placer Union schools in ‘holding pattern’ over transgender rules

A statewide battle over transgender student accommodations in schools will come to a head in February, and Placer Union High School District, though compliant with the latest legis ...

Reader Input: Teach children about diversity, respect

AB 1266 was passed to protect children and youth who are getting bullied, harassed, or discriminated against because they identify somewhere on the transgender spectrum, i.e. their ...

State Assembly OKs transgender student accommodations

  SACRAMENTO — Transgender students would have the right to use public school restrooms and participate on sports teams that correspond with their expressed genders ...

Stop promoting a gay agenda

Note: This is a much-needed revision of a letter I sent previously: Teaching homosexual lifestyles to children (Reader Input, Aug. 28). New Senate Bill 48, effective January 2012, ...

New law set to add gay history has some locally asking how

A recently signed bill expected to include lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender history makers in future California curriculum is receiving some mixed reactions in the Auburn are ...

School doesn’t alter sexuality

Ten years after graduating Placer High, going on to college, and later a career, I reflect upon some of my history lessons throughout the years—marking Martin Luther King Day as ...

Ditch 3Rs and now teach this

Re: SB 48 to include lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and disabled Americans in public school history and social science courses. In the name of political correctness, “fairn ...

Is Auburn moving toward a pro-same-sex marriage stance?

Are Auburn residents’ feelings about gay people shifting in light of the U.S. military's don’t ask don’t tell repeal, the election of Gavin Newsom as deputy governor, a new G ...