Railroad work blocks mom, daughter in wheelchair

A Weimar family has found itself living on the wrong side of the tracks during Union Pacific Railroad’s project to upgrade the transcontinental railway. Todd and Amy Hanaway mus ...

Pet shoppers: Do homework

This letter is addressed to Susanna Hadley (Reader Input, Feb. 22) regarding dog breeders and how to pick one. First, let me say, I am truly sorry that your LuLu is having medical ...

Fish, geese and turtles, oh my!

In response to Richard Walker’s letter of Feb. 21, I would like to offer another perspective on the fishing derby in Meadow Vista. While I fully agree with his challenge asking e ...

Some forget who they’re working for

At a recent meeting of the Auburn Meddlers our chief of police, John Ruffcorn, related in a speech that as a newly hired deputy in the Riverside County Sheriff’s office he was as ...

Measure B cost unjustified

The proponents of Measure B in Newcastle use skyrocketing insurance costs as a scare tactic and challenge you to call your insurance agent. So I did. My agent told me that he asks ...

Another View: Measure B represents investment in the future of Newcastle

I am a property owner in beautiful Newcastle. I am very concerned that there are individuals that live in our community that have expressed unprofessional activity by committing th ...

Newcastle Fire came through

My name is Ron Kester and I have lived in Newcastle, off of Uncle Joe’s Lane, for 40 years. Over those years I have come to appreciate and respect our local fire department, but ...

Thank you from St. Luke’s

On behalf of St. Luke’s Episcopal Church, I would like to thank all of the businesses who so generously donated to the drawing at our annual Pancake Mardi Gras held Feb. 21 and p ...