Sierra College

Our View: Saving schools a tax plan worth considering

This past week students from around the state rallied at the Capitol to protest additional cuts to education. Sierra College student Morgan Leskody and professor Megan Seely were a ...

Del Oro grad is Sierra's center of attention

Casey Arent is aware of what is at stake when he stays home instead of going out with his buddies. The 2008 Del Oro High School graduate’s social life will have to suffer for the ...

Alleged extortionist was not male stripper, detective says

A local college and high school football star charged with extortion was not a part of the male strippers group he allegedly linked to prostitution. Auburn Police officers arrest ...

Sierra College approves new publishing deal

At the Nov. 9 Sierra College Board of Trustees meeting, a publishing partnership between Heyday Books and the Sierra College Press was approved. This three-year renewable publishi ...

Sierra student arrested after gym thefts

Over the last six weeks, Rocklin Police at Sierra College have seen a number of thefts at the gym on campus. One active victim tracked down the alleged suspect and an arrest was ma ...

Rudd, Dawson Bartley lead Sierra College race

A couple of new faces will be on the Sierra Joint Community College District board. According to semi-official election results, Howard Rudd and Cari Dawson Bartley were leading ...

Return likely for Reynoso

A Sierra College trustee seriously injured in a June car accident is on the mend and likely to return to work, according to her husband. Elaine Rowen Reynoso, who represents Area 4 ...

Sierra College stabber found guilty of attempted murder

Former Sierra College student Paul Heintz was found guilty Thursday of attempted murder after stabbing his former best friend over a reported love triangle. Heintz could face up t ...

Sierra home-construction project builds on-site expertise

Sierra College students are building a house in Auburn. The nine-month project is the brainchild of the Placer County Contractors Association, which purchased the land and is fur ...

Trial begins for alleged Sierra College stabber

The trial for a former Sierra College student accused of attempted murder began Monday. Paul Heintz, 23, allegedly stabbed Auburn resident Alex Abrahamian over a reported love tr ...

Foster youth find a place in college

Former foster youth Roy Carr hasn’t even started college yet, but he already knows he wants to major in Forensics Science. “I watch a lot of ‘CSI’ and I have a natural inst ...

Football star faces 5 felonies

A man arraigned this week on multiple felonies in connection with extortion and exotic dancers is a former Del Oro High School and Sierra College star football player. Chad Richar ...

Summer School

The sounds of weights clanging, passes zipping through the air and athletes pushing themselves through grueling windsprints is, well, the ritual of summer for the Sierra College fo ...

Sierra College wins National Science Foundation grant

Sierra College has been awarded a $150,000 grant from the National Science Foundation to expand its Tech-Explorer program. The program enhances learning through hands-on project-ba ...

Trial for alleged Sierra College stabber postponed

The trial for a man accused of stabbing a Sierra College student on campus has been postponed for additional assessment. Paul Thomas Heintz, 23, of Rocklin, faces attempted murder ...