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Jobs program is putting youth to work

Sarah Barbusca had been working the till at Foster’s Freeze for two years and trying, unsuccessfully, to find better employment when she heard about Unity Care’s Jobs P ...

Foster youth service comes out on top in Placer County contract wrangle

  Placer County supervisors have sent a strong message to staff that they don’t want contracts terminated without justifiable cause. On Tuesday, the Board of Superviso ...

Reader input: Give care switch a closer look

Richard Knecht flashed a startling statistic on the screen during his recent presentation to the Auburn Area Democratic Club : “Seventy percent of the people in prison come f ...

Plans for foster-youth program switch stirs Placer County controversy

  A program that is now helping 230 foster youths in Placer County make the transition into the adult world is moving toward changing contractors in midstream. The switch of ...