Opinion

Reader Input: Take steps to build rural fire protection

Do you want rural fire protection? In essence,  it is about tax revenues in small districts being substantial enough to sustain and improve local fire protection. Should the O ...

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 ...

The Food Dude: Leftover sweet potatoes? It’s an open canvas

Last week, after making my Grilled Sweet Potato Salad, I was faced with an opportunity I have been wanting for some time now. I had leftover potatoes from the salad recipe, but wha ...

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 ...