LAKE OF THE PINES

Nevada Irrigation District starts studies on new reservoir, dam

Directors of the Nevada Irrigation District have awarded a $1.2 million environmental consulting services contract to an Omaha, Neb.-based engineering-architectural firm for a prop ...

Reader Input: Most religions teach tolerance

I was about to send a letter in support of Dorothy Van Huff’s excellent defense of religion (“Try for a real relationship,” Reader Input, June 26), when I saw Mr. ...

Reader Input: Community comes together for Scout

Early Saturday morning, June 27, Alden Brock, a 13-year-old Boy Scout from the Rosemont area of Sacramento, was caught in an unexpected flash flood in the backcountry at Philmont S ...

'Lake of the Crimes' a murder mystery dinner theater

In this case, art imitates life. Dave Atkinson was driving home from Lou La Bonte’s a couple of years ago, to his new home in Lake of the Pines. Perhaps his mind was still on ...

Reader Input: Guin not interested in positive action

It’s too bad that Mr. (Calvin) Guin is not interested in helping to eradicate mind-altering psychotropic and street drugs which are destroying lives, but instead would rather ...

Reader Input: Seek Scientology truth for yourself

It’s unfortunate that Mr. (Calvin) Guin won’t look at CCHR (Citizen’s Commission on Human Rights) for himself to find out the truth and see the good work they&rsq ...

Reader Input: Psych drugs destroy lives

While I would like to think that Ms. (Deanna) Stilwell’s heart may be in the right place, her conclusions about my letter regarding meds vs. the shooting tragedies are incorr ...

Second death in Highway 49 crash near Lake of the Pines

A 90-year-old Grass Valley man seen driving erratically before a crash that killed an Auburn driver along Highway 49 has died in the hospital. Alford Dale Presser died Saturday ev ...

Highway 49 crash leads to death, manslaughter charge

The driver of one vehicle involved in a horrific crash on Highway 49 is dead, the driver of another is critically injured and the California Highway Patrol is sorting out why the L ...

Reader Input: Air tragedy could have been prevented

I agree with Carol Wallgren about the German airliner crash being very tragic (“Mental health on our minds,” Reader Input, April 2), but this tragedy could have been pr ...

Reader Input: McCain cartoon is despicable

I was offended and disgusted to see the cartoon by Rob Rogers (Visual Viewpoint, Jan. 22) depicting Sen. John McCain the way he did. I have no problem with someone speaking out i ...

Reader input: Squatters’ rights a nightmare

I believe a piece should be published about my ongoing troubles with squatters and the rights they have and disregard for mine. (Someone) broke into my home while I was hospitalize ...

Reader Input: Jury duty rolls due for updates

Here’s a money-saving tip for Placer County: Have the office of the jury commissioner purge its rolls of people with an Auburn mailing address who live in Nevada County. Th ...

Reader Input: LOP HOA: Do your job

We had a similar situation (“Lake of the Pines Homeowners Association hammers man over carpentry,” Journal, July 24). Our neighbor decided his new hobby would be ma ...

Reader input: Businesses need to abide by laws

I read your article (Journal, July 24) regarding the situation in Lake of the Pines. It’s encouraging to see the association take a stand for the residents of LOP. I do not r ...