Dry Creek

Extreme Makeover coming to Downtown

Get ready for an extreme makeover of the downtown area of Roseville. Before the Fountains and the Galleria Mall stepped onto the scene, downtown was the place to be and will be o ...

Dry Creek teachers get CLAD certifications

Virtually all teachers in the Dry Creek school district have completed an English-learner certification that became a flashpoint last year over layoffs. District staff reported to ...

Proposed Dry Creek development spurs anger, resignations

Residents of the Dry Creek community said they’re angry and frustrated after the Placer County Board of Supervisors allowed a developer to bring high-density housing to their rur ...

Back Stillman for school board

I am writing to endorse Barry Stillman for Dry Creek School Board. During my nearly five years as board member in the district, I have had the privilege of working beside some amaz ...

Reader urges vote for Otsuka for Dry Creek board

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 ...

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 ...