Letters to the Editor

Reader Input: Feeling helpless in face of big boxes

Thank you, Scott Holbrook, for your insightful view on Costco moving into the DeWitt Center (“Breaking down the argument for big boxes,” Another View, Dec. 10). Your th ...

Reader Input: Free enterprise wins yet again

Response to Linda Rector, (“Share the coffee retailing love,” Reader Input, Dec. 16): Dear Linda: If we check the facts, what a concept. If it’s anyone&rsqu ...

Reader Input: Attack those who disagree

Re: Bart Ruud, Auburn/ (“Mediation the answer in Costco dilemma,” Reader Input, Dec. 14). Why is it that any point of view differing from one’s own is charged ...

Call to readers: Christmas wish

What is your Christmas wish? We need your help keeping this conversation going. We want to publish your letters, but they must include your first and last name, city you live in, ...

Reader input: Marguerite Mine needs reflectors

When the county installs road reflectors,  I wish they would consider Marguerite Mine Road, though I don’t believe it meets the criteria of head-on collisions. It is an ...

Reader input: Squatters’ rights a nightmare

I believe a piece should be published about my ongoing troubles with squatters and the rights they have and disregard for mine. (Someone) broke into my home while I was hospitalize ...

Reader input: Committed to the cause or hypocrisy?

In your letters, as well as private parties, you all complain about big boxes flooding small communities and driving out small entities such as senior citizen centers, a theater an ...

Reader Input: Share the coffee retailing love

Response to Jill Zander regarding Dutch Bros. of Dec.12 (“Dutch Bros. has right to expand,” Reader Input): Dear Jill, I really like the uniqueness and differences t ...

Reader Input: Supes see only dollar signs

Shame on our supervisors, four of them at least, who would obviously sell their mothers for a tax dollar to protect a great community resource. Cheers to Scott Holbrook who broug ...

Reader Input: Where does rule of law begin?

Bit by bit I am re-examining my beliefs about Obama’s blanket amnesty. Recently I read a case history of a young man, brought into the U.S. illegally by his parents at the ...