Aaron Klein

Nearly $500,000 in payouts granted to Sierra College employees

Sierra College paid out nearly half of a million dollars to four former employees beginning in 2008 and only brought the agreements before the Board of Trustees publically in Novem ...

Our View: Sierra’s next prez should have vision, be much more visible

The communiqué was short and delivered with little fanfare, but the message was clear: Sierra College is looking for a problem-solver to be its next president. The college’s se ...

Our View: Consider both sides of ledger in Sierra budget

No matter the decision, there are no winners in the budget dilemma facing Sierra College. The one sure thing: This is the time for college executives and trustees to earn their s ...

Klein retains Sierra College trustee seat, Rowen to join him

In the race for Sierra Community College district board of trustees, incumbent Aaron Klein, who was running for a seat as the Area 7 (Colfax/Nevada City) trustee, garnered 53.55 pe ...

Sierra College trustee accused of stifling First Amendment rights

An e-mail battle involving lawyers and threats of libel litigation has emerged as the final days of the Sierra College Board of Trustee campaign wind to an end. Members of the Sa ...

Community, candidates talk issues

Elinor Petuskey said she’s relieved she can finally mail in her absentee ballot. The Newcastle resident was unsure of who to select for her local education boards, but a candid ...

Klein had more to lose than he had to gain

Klein had more to lose than he had to gain From the beginning of Aaron Klein’s first term as Sierra College trustee, there has been an on-going debate over his qualifications, h ...

Klein running for another four years

Colfax resident Aaron Klein sees a bright future ahead for Sierra College, and said he’s hoping for the chance to make that vision a reality. Klein is running for re-election fo ...

Candidate running on nonpartisan platform

A self-proclaimed professional student, Nevada City resident John Vodonick is racing for the chance to represent Placer County students’ higher education demands. Vodonick is c ...

Four running for two SC seats

Two seats on the Sierra Community College board of trustees are contested in this year’s election. Incumbent Aaron Klein will face challenger John Vodonick for Area 7 (Colfax/N ...