Event Log In
Create Event Account
Coupons & Deals
August 3, 2015
| Your Neighbor Since 1872
Click for weather forecast
Submit a Youth Sports Score
Arts & Entertainment
Food & Wine
Health & Fitness
Home & Garden
Entertainer - Nevada & Placer County
Letters to the Editor
Saturday, August 1
Place an Ad
View All Classifieds
Car & Truck Ads
Real Estate Ads
To financial oblivion we go
Tuesday Aug 02 2011
I think I’ve stumbled onto a truism. Mark Twain referred to our federal legislature as “that grand old benevolent asylum for the helpless!” I think he hit the nail on the hea ...
Sports costing our society
Friday Jun 10 2011
How many arenas does the public have to be build for the Kings before they can make it on their own? We seem to forget that one of the reason why the Roman Empire withered and died ...
Supply school choice — now
Friday Feb 18 2011
James McKesson is right (Reader Input, Journal, Jan. 15). We are being ripped off by academic elitists. For too long federal and state departments of education, in cahoots with the ...
Check data on existing towers
Saturday Jan 22 2011
Authorities approving new cell towers should first demand data on towers in the proposed area and determine whether co-location can be achieved on existing towers. Up to five carri ...
Public school funding lacks sense
Tuesday Jan 04 2011
Foresthill teacher Dianne Foster posed a very pertinent question about school funding (Reader Input, Dec. 29, 2010): Why isn’t public education money getting to the classroom? O ...
Where’s the common sense?
Friday Feb 26 2010
When will county officials responsible for school budgets smarten up? Laying off teachers, support staff and cutting educational programs for students is not the way to solve the b ...
Raises reveal crass greed
Friday Feb 12 2010
If Wednesday’s article on supervisor raises is accurate, it’s time the citizens of Placer County rise up and throw these people (except Jennifer Montgomery) out of office. In ...
Sis boom bah; Go GOP, go!
Wednesday Jan 27 2010
Nevada City’s Ron Lowe (Reader Input, Jan. 18) seems to think only the GOP exercises “a form of tyranny.” What in the world would you call the Democrats locking the GOP out ...
Give U.S. back great education
Friday Jan 22 2010
I must agree with Beryl Smith (Reader Input, Jan. 15) that we need changes in education. The education in the United States was one of the best until the Department of Education w ...
Bemoaning public education budget woes
Thursday Jan 14 2010
One cannot help but sympathize with the teachers in Loomis regarding their frozen salaries (Journal, Jan. 11). When will the public learn that the problem with California educatio ...
Safety not built into city bike route
Tuesday Jun 02 2009
Recently, on approaching our driveway off a city street, a lady cyclist on the “bike route” created by the city almost collided with my vehicle. Had she not squeezed both her ...
Study history to get clearer view of founders’ intent
Sunday Mar 29 2009
Concerning William Thaddeus’ response to Timothy Murphy’s letter of March 16: If Mr. Thaddeus’ definition of an ideologue is one who is an impractical idealist, then Mr. Murp ...
Hold off on the joy juice until state learns to budget
Wednesday Feb 18 2009
It’s wonderful that in America we can disagree on political ideology, so I’m disagreeing with Ron Lowe’s diatribe against Republicans in the Journal (Your Views, Feb. 5) as b ...
More dams are needed to supply water, power
Thursday Mar 06 2008
Thanks for the March 3 article, Drought, growth have Western states studying construction of more dams. There are many of us who feel Congressman John Doolittle's efforts to see ...
© Copyright Gold Country Media
Powered By: BCI Interactive