Letters to the Editor

Call to readers: Officers helping

Should officers provide monetary assistance to those in need? Tell us why or why not. We need your help keeping this conversation going. We want to publish your letters, but they ...

Reader Input: Spokely passes a cross-examination

It is a great honor to write this letter on behalf of Matt Spokely for Auburn City Council. As a Placer County resident, it is important to me that our elected officials are seek ...

Reader Input: Place trust in Robinson

We need a trustworthy, honest individual to represent all of us on our local fire board. Anyone who knows or who has known Rocky (Robinson) from his business or as an acquaintance ...

Reader Input: Berlant a proven team leader

Daniel Berlant is just the kind of team leader and visionary that we need on Auburn’s City Council. These are challenging times for all cities, and we need someone that has p ...

Reader Input: Is fire board deceptive?

I am very puzzled by the Newcastle Fire Protection District Board. They know that a discretionary project like a new fire station requires compliance with the California Environmen ...

Reader Input: Robinson has strong values

Rocky Robinson has been a resident of our community for over 20 years, operating a very successful small business and supporting the Newcastle Fire Protection District. He never ch ...

Reader Input: Seniors deprived of basic comfort

As a senior (75) I’m very concerned about an increase every month on my utility bills (water, sewer, gas and electric) and something not talked about is what we will be oblig ...

Reader Input: Supes seek to deceive with Measure B

The Placer County Board of Supervisors is attempting to deceive the voters to give them a huge pay increase. They have placed on the November ballot Measure B, which would raise th ...

Reader Input: Response poor to Ebola cases

I am totally, completely disgusted with our federal government as well as the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. I believe, under the Obama regime, we cannot officially be ...

Reader Input: District needs younger man

I was at the debate this morning between Tom McClintock and Art Moore. I am a sea captain and live in Lincoln, when I am on land. This is my take on that debate. I like what both ...