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SoCal crash with suspected drunken driver takes life of former Auburn resident

Instead of marking Scott Francis Farinha’s 46th birthday this week, a well-known Auburn-area family is mourning his death in a San Bernardino County crash involving a drunken dri ...

Slimmed-down Sierra College ag, auto, construction programs back on

Three threatened vocational courses at Sierra College are off the chopping block for now. The Sierra College board approved limited continuation of vocational automotive, agricult ...

Del Oro students finding different ways to finish school

There is no longer just a one-way road to graduating high school. Over the past few years, more and more Del Oro High School students are creating new paths to receiving a high-s ...

Keep Sierra programs alive

I just commenced round two of chemotherapy in my battle against an incurable cancer. It's similar to what trustees are now facing in their efforts to keep the technical programs ...

Sierra College looks at ways to keep threatened vocational courses

The Sierra College board is asking the school’s administrator to work with automotive, agriculture and construction programs on ways to keep them going in the wake of threatened ...

Trustees hear pleas to save Sierra College vocational programs

ROCKLIN - With the very real prospect of losing Sierra College vocational agriculture, construction and auto programs to budget cuts, speakers were out in full force Tuesday to try ...

Sierra College budget cut hearing could decide fate of men's water polo, other sports, programs

While Sierra College’s highly touted football program will continue on, several smaller programs are on the verge of being slashed because of financial concerns. On the athletic ...

Lady Wolverines get hot for postseason run

After a fourth-place finish in the Big 8 Conference, the Sierra College women’s volleyball team hits its stride once the postseason began.The Lady Wolverines rode their playo ...

Sierra College students debate presence of guns on campus

Students are debating student security and the role of guns on campus after Sierra College disbanded its private police force and handed over law enforcement to Rocklin Police. L ...

Ex-Sierra College President Kevin Ramirez exonerated by state political watchdog

The Fair Political Practices Commission has found no wrongdoing after a review of 2004 allegations filed against former President Kevin Ramirez by Trustee Aaron Klein. Klein’s co ...