442nd Regimental Combat Team

Japanese American veterans honored

Temperatures hovered above 90 degrees, but that didn’t stop hundreds of people from showing up at the Bill Santucci Justice Center on Sunday, June 2, to witness the official ...

Placer County remembers a painful time for Japanese-Americans with a tribute to courage

The Japanese word ‘Gaman’ means to suffer in silence, and that’s what many Placer County men and women of Japanese descent did throughout a scarred chapter of Ame ...

Another View: Remembering heroes of war and at home

Watching on national news, I was proud that friends of mine, Northern California residents and WWII veterans Frank Kageta, Norm Kamada, Leo Hosoda and Jim Iso, were honored with fe ...