Please support Placer High

I wrote a letter to the editor that was in “Comment” recently that asked for support for our Green and Gold Placer football teams transportation. Wow! I read the next day of th ...

Dirty fuel is not the answer

My congratulations to Staff Sgt. Steven R. Breedlove for an excellent letter regarding the proposed TransCanada pipeline (Reader Input, Sept. 12). Tar sands represents a catastroph ...

Allow US oil to meet our needs

I am both encouraged and discouraged by the folks who traveled to Washington D.C. to voice opinions about the proposed Canadian gas line (Journal, Aug. 29). They exercised their Se ...

Heart condition played role in fatal Foresthill crash?

Signs point to the death of a Foresthill man in a single-vehicle crash Friday being related to heart trouble and ill health, a relative said Monday. Edward Alvey, a 79-year-old re ...

Who upholds true leadership?

Leadership is not a position or title. Leadership is the quality of being a leader. A great leader leads and represents all who follow him, without personal agenda and for the good ...

Sacrifice can keep our nation great

On the anniversary of 9/11 I am full of pride in our nation and the sacrifice of so many people 10 years ago today. At that time we were under attack from an outside group with ha ...

Cyclists gear up to “Cyclebrate”

The fourth annual Folsom Cyclebration brings around 600 bicyclers to the three-day event and the road bike races provide some unique opportunities in Northern California. The Sout ...

Save the Big Gun quarry

The new General Plan for Rocklin’s future is finally out for citizen review. The future of Rocklin’s downtown resides in that blueprint. But the General Plan is only one build ...