Don Marker

Media Life: 1954 Folsom Prison film’s re-release stirs memories

The Media Life column on the re-release of gritty prison film “Riot in Cell Block 11” spawned a couple of stories worth an outpouring of an ounce or two of printer&rsqu ...

Reader Input: Folsom Lake a moonscape

I have been reading about the drought conditions and I am amazed that we have not been urged or required to conserve water long before now. I drove in the lake bottom at Folsom Lak ...

Reader Input: Excavate our lake bottoms

Maybe it’s just me, but it seems odd that our governor doesn’t use this rare opportunity of extremely low lake water to increase the capacity. Declare this a true eme ...

Can a minority effect change?

Re: Steve/Cokie (Roberts): ?On the side of love ?,? (Another View, July 10): First off, I think gay couples should (and do have in many cases) the same civil union rights as marrie ...