Opinion

Call to readers: Getting the news

Do you read the paper online or in print? Tell us why. We need your help keeping this conversation going. We want to publish your letters, but they must include your first and la ...

Reader Input: What do those opposed think now?

Facing the worsening drought here in California, this born-and-bred Californian remembers back in junior high school, asking my teacher why we do not have salt-removal plants simil ...

Reader Input: Choosing crime was life-wrecker

Re: “Roseville officers deal with multiple Prop. 47-related cases of violence,” Journal, March 15. In the Journal’s Sunday edition, Joe Offer, vice president of ...

Reader Input: Tired of all the Fox News haters

Re: “Racism shrouded in misconceptions,” Another View, March 6. I am growing tired of all of the Fox News haters, particularly John Bowman. Per Quinnipiac Universit ...

Enjoying some outstanding hoops

It has never mattered much to me if March comes in like a lamb or a lion, so long as it comes in with plenty of basketball. As a former sports writer and eternal sports fan, I al ...

Corned beef a very American-Irish tradition

St. Patrick’s Day, or “The feast of Saint Patrick.” Most people know it as a day to wear green (or get pinched), drink green beer at the local watering hole and e ...

Reader Input: Library closures due to pay raise?

So, the residents of Placer County are facing two library closures. The Loomis and Meadow Vista libraries are being considered for closure due to a reported $200,000-plus-a-year ...

Reader Input: Supervisors: Keep our libraries open

I have been a Meadow Vista resident for 17 years and am writing to protest the Meadow Vista and Loomis library closings. The Placer County Board of Supervisors is slated to vote on ...

Reader Input: Seeing no justice under Obama

Equal treatment under the law? Not in Obama’s America. (I mean) Obama’s executive action that he says is for 5 million immigrants (it will be 4 millions more). Firs ...