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Reader Input: Time for Auburn to add new law

The homeless issue is a multilayered and complex one. Currently, there are no laws protecting both the homeless and the residents living in Auburn when it comes to health issues su ...

Reader Input: Boutique conservation efforts lose sight

Mr. (Jack) Sanchez writes as a spokesperson for the inappropriately named SARSAS (Save Auburn Ravine Salmon and Steelhead) which claims it will “save” the Auburn salmon ...

Reader Input: Stop the sham and fix the dam!

The Nevada Irrigation District (NID) provides a dependable, quality water supply to about 25,000 homes, farms, and businesses in Nevada County and Placer County. It strives to be ...

Reader Input: Open plea to NID

I am a teacher at Ophir STEAM Academy. For years, my 8- and 9-year-old students have conducted stream studies of the Auburn Ravine and learned about the salmon native to our area, ...

Reader input: NID needs to act on fish access

I have been following the saga of SARSAS (Save Auburn Ravine Salmon and Steelhead) and its efforts to get the Nevada Irrigation District to move on providing fish access at the Hem ...

Reader Input: Irrigation district ignores environment

Nevada Irrigation District (NID) has plans to build two new dams on the Bear River to once again increase its bottom line at the expense of the environment. Their plans seem a li ...

Reader Input: Dam damaging salmon swim

The beautiful Auburn Ravine creek runs from Auburn down to Lincoln and on out to the Sacramento River. Due to the lack of rain in the fall of 2013, the upstream migration of salm ...

Reader Input: NID: Be sensitive to ratepayers

Re: Protest to proposed Nevada Irrigation District rate increases. The projected expense increase figures from the NID draft Water Rate and Fee Study, Appendix A, show that no ex ...

Reader Input: NID must live within means

Nevada Irrigation District just recently sent out a notification of proposed raw water rate increases totaling 30 percent over five years. The stated reasons for the increase are ...

Placer claims success in water-supply protection effort

AUBURN CA - Placer County Water Agency officials are expressing confidence that efforts this month on Federal Energy Regulatory Commission relicensing on the Bear and Yuba rivers h ...