Dry Creek

This candidate has no ax to grind

I would like to urge voters in the Dry Creek Joint Elementary School District to elect Scott Otsuka to the district’s board. Otsuka is the only candidate with just the right mi ...

5 vie for Dry Creek board seats

Note: An earlier version of this story stated board candidate Bob Kunnmann was involved in pushing a failed recall effort against sitting board members after the issuance of contro ...

Bond goes to work in Dry Creek

As local students prepare once again to hit the books, the Dry Creek school district is getting ready to roll on a slew of taxpayer-financed facilities projects throughout area ele ...

Dry Creek layoffs spur parent reaction

Parents upset with criteria for job cuts in the Dry Creek Joint Elementary School District turned out by the dozens for a special board meeting Thursday. Their chief concern: seve ...

Statewide teacher layoffs: It’s 20,000

The number of teachers in California who have been issued notices of potential layoffs has hit 20,000, the state's education chief said Friday. School districts are required by law ...

After weeks of guessing, Dry Creek school bond finally passes

It's yes. More than three weeks after voters cast their ballots in the Feb. 5 election, boosters of a $67.3 million school bond for the Dry Creek Joint Elementary School Distric ...

Dry Creek trustees approve pink slips

Grappling with what its superintendent called a fairly catastrophic state budget, the Dry Creek Joint Elementary School District will issue layoff notices to more than two dozen ...

Measure E: It's "Yes"

More than three weeks after voters cast their ballots in the Feb. 5 election, boosters of a school bond for the Dry Creek Joint Elementary School District are declaring victory. Fi ...

Local school districts bracing for budget cuts

Local school districts are scrambling to make cuts in the wake of Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger's recently proposed state budget, and teachers could be the first to feel the squeeze. ...

Measure E boosters, foes in waiting game

Waiting to hear what's up with Measure E, the Dry Creek Joint Elementary School District's bond that appeared on the Feb. 5 ballot? Keep waiting. County Elections Department offici ...
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