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Reader Input: Fire fee bills contain errors

Seems that we are about to receive another bill from Cal Fire for fire protection even though the Franchise Tax Board is questioning this billing. When the first bills were maile ...

Placer County Water Agency urges state action on wire, metal thefts

AUBURN CA - The Placer County Water Agency is urging Gov. Jerry Brown to approve two legislative bills that aim to reduce the theft of copper and other metals and allow owners to r ...

Doctor reminds of gentler times

Early this year my husband had an accident which resulted in surgery and his being hospitalized for a prolonged period of time. The bills for his medical care were, in my opinion, ...

We must show compassion to our own

I’m 72 years old and I have a very good memory. When I was just a young boy I saw a startling photo in one of the magazines my dad was reading. It was taken in some Third World c ...

Saving on carrying charges

Given a choice, North Auburn’s Charles Thompson said he’ll opt to carry his groceries out — without a bag — if conservation-aware state lawmakers decide to attach a fee to ...