Nevada City

Nevada City death investigated as homicide

The Nevada City Sheriff’s Office is investigating the death of a man in Nevada City as a possible homicide. Sheriff Keith Royal said the Nevada County Regional Dispatch Cent ...

Reader Input: Don’t sugarcoat deaths by guns

Four dead and 16 injured at Fort Hood, Texas (Journal, April 3). Gunsmiths and the National Rifle Association tell us every time a mass killing happens, that guns don’t kil ...

Reader Input: Call the flag by its right name

Re: “Many are the ways to honor South,” Reader Input, March 6, and “Confederate controversy: Moral fortitude or militant racism?,” (Journal, Feb. 28). Tom ...

Reader Input: Republicans not party of compassion

As millions of Americans sit down for Thanksgiving dinner, let’s not forget about the Republican war on the poor. Some 3.5 million Americans will have less on their plates th ...

Frog, toad forum in Auburn, Nevada City

Proposed new protections by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service for mountain yellow-legged frogs and Yosemite toads will be the topics of discussion Wednesday in Auburn and Nevada C ...

Reader Input: Extremists give voice to NRA

Who does the NRA really speak for? The National Rifle Association represents deer hunters, self-defense and Second Amendment devotees. But, in a very direct way, the NRA also rep ...

Reader Input: Party holds the nation hostage

President Obama says his public campaign against Republicans is not producing results. Perk up, Mr. President. Did you see the results of last week’s polls? You’re wi ...

Reader Input: Understand amendment II

How much longer is the media going to let the NRA control the gun debate? Their take on the whole issue is a lie. The Second Amendment does not say a citizen has the right to own ...

Oink, oink: Wild pig-hunting opportunity at Joice Island

Joice Island is in the Delta, inside the Grizzly Island Wildlife Area, which is owned, operated and controlled by the California Department of Fish and Wildlife. And, there just h ...

Reader Input: Australia solved killing problem

What do you mean there are no easy answers to the gun problems, gun violence, sporadic shooting sprees in America? Show the American public graphic images of the latest carnage o ...