Letters to the Editor

Reader Input: Water before high-speed rail

To add to the letter by John W. Little, Newcastle (“Of pie, rye and a dearth of water,” Reader Input, April 10): The Sorek Desalination Project in Israel was built in ...

Reader Input: Service rewards on grand jury

Much has been in the news about grand juries of late. While the focus has been on criminal indictments, California’s grand juries are unique. They are utilized as “go ...

Call to readers: Collectors and collections

What do you collect? Send us your photos. We need your help keeping this conversation going. We want to publish your letters, but they must include your first and last name, city ...

Reader Input: Welcome to Los Sacramento, folks!

The city of Rocklin has started the construction of the new Highway 65/Whitney Ranch Parkway Interchange. Putting aside every consideration on the supplemental strain the develop ...

Reader Input: Damn straight, Ainsleigh

In response to Gordon Ainsleigh’s letter to the editor (“The point is: Bush was worse,” Reader Input, April 5), comparing George Bush to Hillary Clinton and sarca ...

Reader Input: Water is one of God’s miracles

Can you imagine what a miracle our weather is? What does it take to draw trillions of gallons of water out of the oceans through evaporation and then deposit that back on the mount ...

Call to readers: Rural fire protection

Do you want rural fire protection? What will you do to keep it? We need your help keeping this conversation going. We want to publish your letters, but they must include your fir ...

Reader input: Ease up on water releases

Why is the state conducting water releases when reservoirs are so very low? OK, state bureaucrats at the Water Resources Board, think this through — please. Our lakes and res ...

Reader input: Is it necessary to shop with dogs?

Caterwaul: “to make a cat’s howling cry” according to the Oxford Dictionary.  That sounds more like Bobby Jacobson’s letter (Reader input, April 10).&n ...

Reader Input: Of pie, rye and a dearth of water

I don’t claim to be the sharpest knife in the drawer, but a few things have come to my attention. 1. The high-speed train, in my opinion, is a loser. I foresee an empty tra ...