Meadow Vista

Nevada Irrigation District dusts off 1926 plan for dam in Meadow Vista-Colfax area

  The Nevada Irrigation District is resurrecting a plan developed in the 1920s to tap into a meandering stretch of the Bear River between Meadow Vista and Colfax to boost wat ...

Reader Input: Sign signals our society’s degradation

Is anyone else concerned about the large “ADULT” sign facing Highway 80 on the side of the Tribal Weaver store? Are there laws stipulating the proximity of an “ ...

Another View: For boomers, pickleball is court of last resort

I have discovered the path to world peace, and it is a game called “pickleball.” In fact, if diplomats could find a way to coax Barack Obama and Vladimir Putin on a cou ...

Reader Input: Original art challenges

I love our Art Walks. Not only are they fun-filled social gatherings, but marvelous showcases for the area’s many artists. Apart from seeing new works, I am always hopeful ...

Meadow Vista's Winchester Country Club golf greens making comeback after chemical kill

  MEADOW VISTA – Winchester County Club’s golf course’s back nine is back in limited play as greens damaged in an accidental chemical kill are moving toward ...

Reader Input: Writer: ‘Put me in charge’

Put me in charge of food stamps. I’d get rid of Lone Star cards; no cash for Ding Dongs or Ho Ho’s, just money for 50-pound bags of rice and beans, blocks of cheese and ...

Reader Input: Sierra Hills shines as exceptional school

The new school year is almost here and it is the time our children and grandchildren look forward to. In some cases, new teachers, new friends and a new learning experience. My f ...

Another View: On firestorms, public policy and the Big Mo

Watching the devastating impacts on human beings as the Sand Fire swept through the borderlands of Amador and El Dorado counties, it reminded me that momentum is a powerful force i ...

Residents voice concern at PG&E efforts to thin thickets near canal system

Residents are concerned about the removal of several large trees along a canal system in the Meadow Vista area. The canal is part of a Pacific Gas & Electric hydroelectric su ...

Reader Input: Will supes heed people’s will?

I have a file of 39 letters to the editor that I have clipped from the Auburn Journal against Costco locating at DeWitt. I found only two in favor. Since I quit clipping, there hav ...