Nevada City

Reader Input: Republicans needed now

Mr. (Ron) Lowe in Nevada City and like-thinkers: RE: Republicans fear loose morals and family breakdowns. Yes, they do. How many people don’t believe in God or anything? ...

Reader Input: GOP exploits public fears

The evolution or devolution of the Republican Party over the past 20 years: Never underestimate fear as a driving force in America politics. In the 1990s, the religious right ros ...

Reader Input: Splitting state will cost big

Let me second the notion that Tim Draper and his separatist California clan are nut cases. Recently, there was a vote to split Ukraine. Is that where Draper got this far-fetched ...

Reader Input: Too many guns floating around

Fourteen people killed by guns in the Chicago area over the Fourth of July holiday. There’s a lull in mass murders at the hands of semi-automatic weapons. There’s nev ...

2 arrested in Auburn; massage parlors raided

Authorities arrested an Auburn man and woman Wednesday on charges including pimping, pandering and human trafficking in connection with a seven-month investigation into two massage ...

Reader Input: US must act against ISIS

There are two lessons we should have learned: 1. Stay out of others’ internal affairs when they do not threaten us. 2. When threatened, action must be timely and decisive ...

It’s a veritable who's who of brews

Organizers and brew-lovers alike are looking forward to talking shop and enjoying some of the region’s local libations at Saturday’s Gold Country Brewers event in Old T ...

Reader Input: What to do about Iraq?

What to do in Iraq? If you’re a Republican or tea partyer, you can blame President Barack Obama. If you’re a realist and follow what’s going on, you know that the ...

Reader Input: GOP became ‘party of no’

The Republican Party has become irrelevant since hooking up with the tea party. Republicans have painted themselves into a corner where all they can do to campaign is dredge up rei ...

Reader Input: Did we forget the meltdown?

Have Americans become deaf, dumb and blind or have they been brainwashed by Republican and tea party lies over the past six years? A nationwide USA Today/Pew Research Center Poll ...