Laurance Smith

Reader Input: Power lines and trees a poor mix

This letter is in response to Laurance Smith’s May 8 Reader Input: “PG&E sends its tree hackers.” First and foremost, sir, your recorded easement documents ...

Reader Input: PG&E sends its tree hackers

Bar the gates, its PG&E tree-hacking season again! At 9 a.m. Friday, May 1, I noticed strange men in reflector vests walking around my Auburn-area property. When I went out t ...

Local man angered over wood piles left near house

As the warm, dry months of summer loom in the not-so-distant future, one Auburn resident worries about piles of wood left around his property by tree trimmers contracted by Pacific ...

Cut corporate welfare, not Amtrak

No thanks at all to representative Tom McClintock for voting Feb. 18 in favor of the Sessions amendment to shut down Amtrak. This was a vote against the interest of the people of h ...