Applegate

Quote beyond establishment

Your editorial on charter schools (?Charter school trend doesn?t add up,? Our View, April 1) asks why we need them if all we have to do is enrich conventional schools. If the probl ...

Placer County deputies arrest six in two Monday home burglaries

  Placer County Sheriff’s deputies had a busy Monday as they stopped two separate home burglaries in the Meadow Vista and Applegate areas that resulted in six arrests. ...

Call it money well spent

Marcia Winborne-Graven (Reader Input, March 25) is opposed to sensibly providing condoms at public expense. She illogically concludes it adds to the cost of taxes and health care p ...

Letter writer gets it wrong

Donald Adams (Reader Input, March 9) tries to cover his tracks and split hairs in a hopeless attempt to refute my exposure of his contradictions and prejudice regarding gay marriag ...

Writer’s ‘facts’ exhibit flaws

Donald Adams (Reader Input, March 2) has convinced himself that homosexuality is the cause of corruption in our country. Perhaps he’s completed a secret survey on who the crimin ...

Another View: Regional plan best way to address wastewater options

Placer County expects to have a comprehensive regional plan in place soon to bring its North Auburn wastewater treatment system into compliance with federal and state standards wit ...

Colfax watching Austin Young

Hi, I am a student at Colfax High and read the article about Austin Young (“Colfax’s Young verbally commits to S. Utah; Falcon QB will sign LOI next Wednesday,” Mike Ray, Gol ...

It’s beginning to look a lot like Wal-Mart

My heart goes out to all my fellow Americans this holiday season. The impotent Democrats cannot even pass legislation voters overwhelmingly support. Pathetic Republicans have no be ...

Wal-Mart feeds the poor

“Feed the poor,” Wall Street Journal, Nov. 23, Aaron Belz (“How Calvinists spread Thanksgiving cheer,” op-ed in the WSJ Nov. 18) describes a Santa Monica church distributin ...

Behind the Signature: Irene Allen

A visit with the Journal’s letter contributors. Irene Allen Lives in: Colfax, since 1987, with husband, Doug. “We used to live in Auburn, but it was getting too crowded. My ex ...