Meadow Vista

Job hunt frustrates ex-Gottschalks staffer

I am a recent job seeker due to the closure of Gottschalks. I was a store manager with Gottschalks and loved it. I truly enjoy the retail experience of the department store and I m ...

Pickleball picking up steam

Ingrid Koenig hits a shot during a pickleball match in Meadow Vista earlier this week. Meadow Vista will host a pickleball tournament this weekend. Men’s doubles will take place ...

Deer hunt trains young killers

Let me see if I’ve got this right. We all agree that children should be raised to be productive and compassionate adults. And one way is to provide an opportunity for teenagers t ...

Heroes kept fire from worsening

First, I would like to express my heartfelt condolences to all of the victims of the 49 Fire on Aug. 30. I also have family that lost their home and belongings. I couldn’t even ...

Rather be fire-safe than sorry

In response to Michael Stark’s reaction to voluntary evacuation notice (Reader Input, Sept. 1) – maybe he was upset – but I consider it a godsend. I am a 53-year resident of ...

A Return to Federalism?

A “federalist revolution” is percolating at all levels of government as power at the federal and state levels continue to expand to take revenues from local governments and fam ...

10-year-old receives ‘best gift ever’

Ten-year-old Jeffrey Holt said he’s already received the best gift ever and all it took was a little rock, a karate chop and a heartfelt wish. Holt was one of about 60 to 70 re ...

Old-fashioned fun at Pioneer Day

MEADOW VISTA — Five-year-old Lindsey Tellman took quite the interesting ride during Sunday’s Pioneer Day at Meadow Vista Park. “It was really scary,” Lindsey said of ridin ...

Pioneer Day rolls in, older but not wetter

If you are thinking about loading up your Super Soaker Monster and boxes of water balloons for this year’s Pioneer Day in Meadow Vista, you might want to think again. Pioneer Da ...

Childcare pros hit the spotlight

MEADOW VISTA — It’s time to set your TiVo. Pat and Jeannette Witz, of Creative Kids Preschool and Child Care, are being featured as “Childcare Provider of the Week” on the ...