Letters to the Editor

Reader Input: What price Black Friday indignity?

Thanksgiving. A time to give to, be thankful for and remember our country’s national holiday which brought the pilgrims and Indians together more than 300 years ago. It is t ...

Reader Input: Sports complex at PHS ill-timed

There is talk of a new sports complex for Placer High School (“Placer launches $1 million drive for sports complex,” Journal, Nov. 28). Its construction has a pretty h ...

Reader Input: Annie’s advice off-the-mark

Annie’s Mailbox should use caution when dispensing child development advice without the proper background and knowledge (“Husband weary that his son, age 3, sleeps in p ...

Reader Input: Unions’ day is now past

The courts have decided that Hostess can liquidate. Some 18,500 employees in 33 locations are now out of a job. Let’s hear it for the union bosses who figured they knew more ...

Reader Input: Our freedoms are vanishing

Divide and conquer, this is what this president has done. Overwhelm the economy with welfare and food stamps until it collapses. Control health care and energy. Redistribute the w ...

Reader Input: Time to unite into single fire district

Last year, around this time and after the elections, I wrote a letter to the editor. I suggested that a regional fire district was the best and most cost-efficient way to provide q ...

Reader Input: Who are they?

  Please tell me just who are they To tell us what to think and say Who move Christmas to Thanksgiving Day Their philosophy is clear and clean The better life is clearly ...

Reader Input: Just don’t overprice tickets

Regarding the groundbreaking of the new high-speed rail line in California, I am glad they have started building a new type of railway. I am hoping this will create a whole lot of ...

Reader Input: Where are the heroes?

It seems these days that as you watch the news, you think it just can’t get worse. But this morning, Nov. 19, it did get worse. On the TV screen it showed a gutted-out, burne ...

Reader Input: Wicca has zero to do with Satan

In response to Arianna Stansfield’s letter, “Give witchcraft a wide berth,” (Reader Input, Nov. 28), I say, first of all, did you even read the book? I have and ...