Mike Michaelsen

Boat club working to save Lake Clementine

Local Auburn State Recreation Area user groups are doing what they can to keep the American River Canyon, including Lake Clementine, open for future public use. John Brun, preside ...

Look beyond smokescreens

Mike Michaelsen thinks our president is “out of step” with the majority of Americans (Reader Input, Aug. 16). But we all need to look beyond the smokescreens spewed daily by ...

Obama steers a true course

Mr. Mike Michaelsen, who consistently attacks our president, now claims he is “out of step,” (Reader Input, Aug. 17) Fortunately, we elect our presidents to deal with some tou ...

Call him ‘out-of-step’ Obama

The president is out-of-step with the majority of Americans on health care, out-of-step on taxes, out-of-step on the deficits, out-of-step on the Arizona border, out-of-step on the ...

Keep lake open permanently

Thanks to Brian Little for his support of Lake Clementine (Reader Input, July 2). Truly we need the support of all parties interested in keeping the lake open on a permanent basi ...

Our borders need protection

It is interesting but not surprising that “Ranting” Ron Lowe has an opinion about the new law in Arizona (Reader Input, April 26). I would suggest he go and live on the border ...

Office holders: You work for taxpayers

Among all the discussion and complaints the one factor seldom mentioned but should be in the forefront is the next election. As a society we elect our representatives and expect t ...

Voters taking back America

What do you say now, Ranting Ron (Lowe)? Can you blame the Republicans, as you usually do, for the change in Massachusetts, or can you face the hard reality of the discontent of ...

Ship of fools voted in Obama

The danger to America is not Barack Obama but a citizenry capable of entrusting a man like him with the presidency. It will be easier to limit and undo the follies of an Obama pr ...

Ever enjoy a national park?

Regarding Mike Michaelsen’s government-bashing letter of Oct. 7, “Tough to trust government,” he says of the U.S. Postal Service, “It’s broke” – yet it delivers my ma ...