Letters to the Editor

Reader input: State of Jefferson a good idea

My one argument for supporting the State of Jefferson is water resource. Since living in California my pet peeve has been the depletion of Northern California water, rivers and str ...

Reader input: Actions of ISIS deserve outrage

As I read, watch, listen I am utterly amazed at the shameful lengths that many will go to for their definition of political correctness. The original idea was to stop the demeaning ...

Reader input: Name park in Forbes’ memory

This past Thursday a small group assembled at the community garden in the School Park Preserve to dedicate a marker to the memory of Janice Forbes. During the simple ceremony eloqu ...

Reader input: Sheriff does a good job for Placer County

I fell out of my chair when I read the letter from the Tuttle Schwab woman who seemed to have lived a “charmed life” (Reader Input, Nov. 20). Sheriff Ed Bonner is to ...

Reader Input: Voters understood pay raise measure

This letter is in response to the viewpoint of Carl St. James on Wednesday, Nov. 19 (“Supes’ pay raise measure poorly worded”). He states the pay raise approved b ...

Reader Input: Are planners drought-savvy?

As a consumer of water, I have been watching my water consumption to do my part in conserving this precious resource. We are constantly being reminded that we are in a drought an ...

Reader Input: Exploit state’s oil resources

California citizens should benefit from state’s resources. We should be doing whatever possible to develop California’s economy and employment. So, I’m insist ...

Reader Input: Find money and help homeless

It is past time to provide a shelter for the homeless. The restrictions for Gathering Inn make it impossible for many to find shelter. Most nights the Gathering Inn is not filled ...

Call to readers: Immigration

What are your thoughts on Obama’s immigration stance? Tell us why. We need your help keeping this conversation going. We want to publish your letters, but they must include ...

Reader Input: Good reasons for lawful immigration

Memo to the Republicans: The ball’s now in your court. Go positive. Construct a bill on immigration reform, let the president veto it and explain why to the people. In shor ...