Letters to the Editor

Berlant brings special skill set

  Letter to the editor: When it comes to selecting our local leaders, I believe that character matters. Based on that criterion alone, I will be voting for Daniel Berla ...

Reader Input: Officers should have a way to help

On Oct. 21 a homeless couple, the wife in a wheelchair, spent more than seven hours near the Nevada Street entrance to Interstate 80, attempting to hitch a ride to a shelter in Ros ...

Reader Input: Texas processes Placer payments

Do you own a pet in Placer County? If yes and you took the time to get your pet its rabies shots, you will or have received an invoice for your pet’s license fee. Did you n ...

Reader Input: Berlant backs safety programs

With the ongoing drought conditions we have been experiencing here in California, the threat of wildfire has never been greater. The sobering images of fires in Weed, the King Fire ...

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 ...