Kevin Brady

Veteran alleges sheriff's wrongly held him back

The Placer County Deputy Sheriff's Association filed a lawsuit against the county Monday in federal court for allegedly violating a military veteran's employment rights. Army Sgt. ...

Get kids out of traffic control

Regarding Katie Fuller’s letter (Journal, March 8), I don’t believe the suspension of the air traffic controllers was too severe. FAA regulations state that only a licensed ai ...

Bag bashers uninformed

I have a different opinion on the blue bag program than that expressed in the recent letter published over the names of (Mr. Bob) Robinson and (Mr. Kevin) Brady (Reader Input, Jan. ...

Some letters simply wrong

I was struck by Kevin Brady’s letter (Reader Input, Jan 11) where he summarized in consecutive sentences the conflict inherent in wars of all kinds. In one he said that he’s ...

US should fight wars unfettered

Regarding Kim Bryant’s letter (Reader Input, Jan 5). I don’t think Tom McClintock advocated the use of nuclear weapons to fight a war. The mistakes we make in fighting a war ...

California needs more dams

I agree with Mr. (A. Elton) Geist’s letter (Reader Input, Nov. 16) that water conservation is everyone’s job. When Sacramento forces water rationing on the people, and then wa ...

Supervisor Uhler must be feeling heat

Maybe Supervisor Kirk Uhler was feeling a little guilty when he verbally attacked Supervisor (Jennifer) Montgomery for hiring staff members. He may have felt the heat over the hiri ...

Vote out our supervisors

I think the (Placer County) Board of Supervisors needs a reality check. To allow salary increases to the county executives is crazy, when others are being furloughed or laid off. ...

Hard to believe bags are free

In response to Mayor Mike Holmes’ column of July 13, I can see where the mayor says the blue bag program may save a few dollars for some residents by using a smaller waste can, b ...

Those blue bags cost money

Too bad Mayor Mike Holmes didn’t bother to calculate the additional expense incurred by the city and the Material Recovery Facility (MRF) using blue bags (Journal, June 28). Re ...