Kirby, Nesbitt genuinely care

Dr. Bill Kirby and Keith Nesbit are the right candidates for the job. We have personally and professionally known Bill Kirby and Keith Nesbitt for many years. They are genuine thro ...

Cheryl Maki a proven leader

We need to elect Cheryl Maki to represent us on the Placer County Water Agency board. I’ve known Cheryl Maki for years. I’ve seen her in action. As a former council member for ...

Bring Wollan back on board

I am so glad that Auburn is now in the 5th District of the Placer County Water Agency because that means that I can vote for Otis Wollan as my representative on that board. Otis i ...

Replace rage with the act of thinking

It is important that differing ideas be expressed in a free society, and that there is tolerance. The hostility that was expressed toward Terry Davis, for his expressed support of ...

Higher profile, higher stakes for Placer Water election

AUBURN CA - The election for Placer County Water Agency’s far-flung eastern district seat is a three-candidate race that is gaining a higher profile and playing with higher stake ...

Stop Obama’s destructive ways

Watching our flag being stomped on and burned was a very sad thing to see. Once again we can see that America is not respected in the Mideast ... but it was beyond words to see the ...

Don’t give in to Moonbeam

I was amused a couple weeks ago when a reporter on T.V. asked Gov. (Jerry) Brown why he was called Moonbeam Brown while he was governor in the late 1960s. (Editor’s note:?Jerry B ...

Good people at Auburn store

My wife went to Ace Hardware for a couple of items. We go there because of the good service, and Wednesday, the Ace people lived up to their reputation. Rose could not get her veh ...

Cyclist wants to know why

Tan Cadillac on Dog Bar, Sept. 26: Yes, you know who you are. You were cruising up Dog Bar to Placer Hills Road at about 11 a.m. You had a handicapped sticker on the left side of y ...

Choose success or incumbent

In November we need to make a choice between a candidate that generated billions of dollars by investing private money in AMC, Burger King, Clear Channel Com., Domino’s Pizza, Du ...