Education

Native American Film Night

College Corner is a recurring feature that highlights news and coming events from Placer County’s institutions of higher learning. A film that looks into a word used daily t ...

Shooting threat results in Roseville HS lockdown

Roseville High School was placed on lockdown Wednesday morning after a student overheard a conversation where a gun was mentioned, according to the Roseville Police Department. Th ...

Let's together end human trafficking

Human trafficking is a problem in Placer County. That was the name of our four-part human trafficking series that ends today and we learned that it’s a bigger problem than w ...

Discussing school safety in Placer County

In the days and weeks after the February shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Florida, I heard from many people in our community – including school district pa ...

No merger for Eureka Union School District, Granite Bay schools

Eureka Union School District will not move forward on an idea to merge Oakhills and Ridgeview elementary schools, Superintendent Tom Janis told a packed room at Tuesday’s boa ...

Roseville, Granite Bay students stand for school safety

Joining high schoolers across the country, hundreds of high schoolers in Roseville stepped away from their desks at 10 a.m. Wednesday. The student-led protest, part of the #Enough ...

County agencies address campus gun violence

On March 8, nearly a month after a school shooting killed 17 in Parkland, Florida, hundreds of Placer County residents watched each victim’s face appear on a screen over 3,00 ...

Expert panel to speak March 22 on sex trafficking at Sierra College

Whether assisting survivors, prosecuting criminals, passing policies or living through sex trafficking first hand, five experts will speak on various facets of the issue March 22 a ...

Sierra College taking salon series home

College Corner is a recurring feature that highlights news and coming events from Placer County’s institutions of higher learning. BY MACKENZIE MYERS OF THE PRESS TRIBUNE F ...

Ron Severson to retire June 30 as RJUHSD superintendent

While Ron Severson was in the trenches campaigning for Measure D, a $96 million bond needed to build Roseville Joint Union High School District’s sixth campus, he was also be ...

Granite Bay High School on lockdown Tuesday

Around 2 p.m. Tuesday, a note threatening a school shooting was found in a student restroom at Granite Bay High School. The school notified the Placer County Sheriff’s Offic ...

Adelante placed on lockdown, cleared after gun threat

Adelante High School was on lockdown for about an hour Friday morning, and three nearby schools initiated a shelter-in-place, after a student found a message on a bathroom stall th ...

Sierra College welcomes back activist, musician Mama C O’Neal

As part of its events honoring African American History Month, Sierra College is bringing back Charlotte “Mama C” O’Neal, a community activist, artist and perform ...

New scholarship for horticulturists

The Roseville Better Gardens Club has announced a new $500 scholarship available to local college sophomores, juniors, seniors and grad students pursuing a horticulture-related bac ...

Warrior Days bring Jessup experience to prospective students

Like buying a car, finding a wedding dress or making any large investment, choosing a college often takes a real-world test run before committing. For prospective students, William ...