Remember the nation’s poor

Let’s remember something. While we are waving our flags, there are approximately 50 million people living in poverty in America. Let’s think about them, too. ALLEN CASSIDY, A ...

He can’t wait for 2012

It’s become increasingly obvious that legislators in Washington, D.C. are totally insane. After all the trillions of waste including a proposed health care oligarchy, there’s m ...

‘Ten Cannots’ resonate today

A definition of insanity is doing the same thing over and over again and expecting different results. We are witnessing this phenomenon in the actions of our “government.” Les ...

Keep veterans’ parade peaceful

In response to Thad Westphalia’s letter (Reader Input, Nov. 17), it is mildly amusing that some who claim to be free thinkers and advocates for peace stoop to the lowest form of ...

Now California imports pitbulls

I can’t believe what I just read. There is an organization in Sacramento that has received over two dozen pitbulls from a dog-fighting ring in Missouri. Isn’t there any other s ...

For heaven’s sake, bring back Dave in a.m.

Several weeks ago my alarm went off on a Monday morning. I thought I died and went to heaven! I’m listening to Dave in the a.m. on KAHI again! But wait! Naw! He’s just subbing. ...

Hillmen fever is an affliction Auburn enjoys

The 2009 Placer Hillmen football team has returned the fever to LeFebvre stadium. And all over town, there is a buzz of positive energy. Tonight, during a potentially thunderous ...

Hillmen take on Foothill in playoff

“Leave no doubt.” That’s been the mantra for the Placer High School football team throughout the summer and fall as they collected wins and captured the attention of an Aubu ...

Bernhard Peat plays by the golden rule

“Geld sparen,” as translated from the German by Bernhard Peat, means “save your money.” That’s exactly what Peat did while playing professional basketball in Europe for 1 ...

Why so quiet, Limbaugh?

Where was Rush Limbaugh when the Republicans so desperately need him? It is quite obvious that Republicans keep silent until they get their daily “fix” from motor-mouth Rush. ...