Potential new wave of H1N1 keeps Placer County vaccine clinics going

Things are relatively flu-free for now but Placer County is girding for a possible third, stronger wave of H1N1. The first two rounds took place last spring and in the late fall. ...

Another view: Studying ways to slice costs of education

Editor’s note: This is the second in a two-part series. Recently the Auburn Journal called for education leaders to “step up” and lead districts experiencing this “budget ...

How schools operate while belt-tightening

Editor’s note: This is the first in a two-part series. Recently, the Auburn Journal published editorials calling for education leaders to “step up” to solve the looming budg ...

New collaboration serves job seekers, businesses

Local job seekers and employers can look to some new support services with the launch of Golden Sierra Business Connections. The collaborative effort between the California Employ ...

Rocklin schools awarded 2009 Honor Roll status

Eight Rocklin Unified schools recently earned the distinction of 2009 Honor Roll schools. Rocklin Unified School District recently announced that Cobblestone, Twin Oaks, Valley Vi ...

Supervisors approve pay raises

With Supervisor Jennifer Montgomery opposed, the Placer County Board of Supervisors voted Tuesday to give Chairman Kirk Uhler’s wife a 5 percent raise after six months on the job ...

Enlisting for fitness

For those constantly fighting the battle of the bulge, it might be wise to enlist a little help. Which is where Drill Instructor Rodney Carson, creator of the Basic Training fitne ...