Patricia Burke

Reader Input: Heads-up to unenlightened twosome

Two articles in the Sept. 2 Journal need a response. First, Congressman Tom McClintock’s opinion about the militarization of local police forces (“McClintock expresse ...

Reader Input: No excuse not to vote

Thank you Rosalie Wohlfromm for your letter to the editor (“Vital to vote in June primary,” Reader Input, May 7). To support Ms. Wohlfromm’s letter, here’ ...

Reader Input: Off-base comments amuse and appal

I refer to Dee Nann’s letter to the editor on May 31 (“Jeannie agrees US gone to hell”). Ms. Nann “guarantees” that President Obama is “another ...

Reader Input: Support youth-centered political event

Re: “College: no public funds used to bring senator,” Journal, Oct. 30. I participated in Sierra College’s Political Awareness Day as a representative of The Le ...

Shame on the president

In response to Patricia Burke’s letter (“Letter writer sadly in denial,” July 19) about my July 17 letter regarding the president and his administration (“L ...

Letter writer sadly in denial

Responding to Corrin Kraus’s letter to the editor (“US president earned vitriol,” Reader Input, July 17), I am amazed.He/she (I don’t know this person&rsquo ...

Event centers don?t belong

Thank you, reporter Gus Thomson for your story on the expansion of event centers in rural areas of Placer County. Our property is in the area impacted by Gold Hill Gardens in Newca ...

Jim Holmes effective

The 2010 census has gifted a revised (Placer County) supervisorial District 3 with a dedicated and experienced candidate: Supervisor Jim Holmes. Those of us active in Placer County ...

Anti-Measure B columnist doesn't offer "balanced" response to Measure B

I read the opinion piece by John Brassfield in the February 10th Auburn Journal (Measure B offers a blank check for Newcastle Fie Dept.) and was dismayed at the author’s refusal ...

Read your Constitution

Memo to John Nightingale (Reader Input, Jan. 12): Characterizing me as a North Korean is ridiculous. How many North Koreans live in Placer County? Further, yes, President Obama sai ...