Placer High School

Placer High art class scrambles to make up for supplies lost in fire

Art teacher Kaija Perkins-Uno and her classes are back in creative mode, days after a fire forced them out of a Placer High School classroom. The classes that normally would be h ...

Placer County sees spike in flu cases

Placer County Department of Public Health reported that as of 3 p.m. Tuesday, two influenza patients had been admitted to intensive-care units but no flu-related deaths had been re ...

Football head-trauma concerns tackled in Auburn

Growing awareness of sports-related concussions is resulting in both more concern and more precautions in the Auburn football community. From the 7-year-old just starting out in M ...

American Fire smoke driving Auburn-area activities indoors

Scotland McCallum is one of thousands of people whose efforts to stay fit, get some exercise and enjoy the outdoors have been adversely affected by the American Fire. McCallum, wh ...

Two fires in two days near Auburn school, Union Pacific tracks

Two fires on two consecutive days at roughly the same time near an Auburn school are raising concerns of neighbors and fire officials. Auburn Fire crews extinguished fires on a va ...

Lady Hillmen dominate in Foundation opener

  It’s a good and bad thing that the Foundation Game does not count for the Placer girls basketball team.   In a 48-30 rout over Roseville at home at Ea ...

For Placer men, a hoops triumph

  This was not a game Isaiah Pineiro planned on being a part of.    After the Placer football team’s season fell short of the section title hopes t ...