Gov. Jerry Brown

Another View: Big surprise: We’ll pay price for bad choices

As I watched the local news over the weekend, there was a story that kept popping up that truly shocked me. Apparently our leaders have now come to the realization that “cap ...

Another View: Politics gives life to Dante’s 3rd deadly sin

Earlier this year as I began reading Dante’s Divine Comedy, the classic epic poem of his guided tour from the horrors of hell to the lights of heaven, three state senators we ...

Board voices water strategy

Placer County supervisors are sending a letter to Gov. Jerry Brown outlining the direction they would like to see a state water bond move toward. Board members voted to approve a ...

Reader Input: Build speedy aqueduct pronto

Brief and to-the-point memo to Gov. Jerry Brown: How about a high-speed aqueduct down from the states of Washington and Oregon to California instead of the high-speed train? A real ...

Another View: Creating healthy forests and communities

A Native American proverb says, “We do not inherit the land from our ancestors; we borrow it from our children.” And yet, our elected federal and state officials have b ...

Reader Input: Reverse gender identity law

On Aug. 13, Gov. (Jerry) Brown signed into law AB 1266. That bill changed the California Education Code section 221.5, to allow children in public schools to use locker rooms, show ...

Brown says public still confident in Bay Bridge

  WEST SACRAMENTO(AP) — Gov. Jerry Brown said Tuesday that he believes the public still has confidence in the safety of the new San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge desp ...

Archery clinic for kids to be held April 27 in Roseville

The California Department of Fish and Wildlife will co-sponsor an archery clinic for youngsters from ages of 8-17. The Youth Archery Spring Fling will be held Saturday, April 27, f ...

Another View: Penalties lacking for sex offenders who remove their GPS devices

As distressing as it may be, for the sake of your family, take a look at the California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation’s link: http://www.cdcr.ca.gov/Parole/GPS ...

Gov. Brown promotes optimistic vision of Golden State

  SACRAMENTO — Gov. Jerry Brown delivered a State of the State address Thursday that was heavy on soaring rhetoric but largely repeated his well-known policy priorit ...