Placerville

Early prisoner release causes waves

Well before the sun came up Thursday, there was a very excited young man waiting for a friend to pick him up outside the Placer County Jail. Feso Malufau, a resident of Hawaii, ha ...

Corporations are not individuals

Only an idiot would state that a corporation is an individual and therefore covered under the Constitution. By definition, corporations are made up of individuals and are most de ...

Health care not repaired yet

This health care bill is a sham. Do you really think that mandating coverage is going to help families who can’t afford to feed their children or send them to college? You have ...

Go back to your cement city

What is going on? People are out to destroy everything of beauty. I wish they would all go back to cement city. Take away the cell phones from these young women while they are dr ...

Auburn should celebrate its rich history

Looking at Old Town, Nevada City, Grass Valley and Placerville, I see some degree of success in numbers of people visiting and shopping. I also note that Downtown merchants here s ...

Take pride in endurance title

I have been following the commentary as regards to the issue of naming Central Square the “Endurance Plaza.” If you were a visitor to our city, what would distinguish it from P ...

When it comes to food, the old ways were better

Please read “The Omnivore’s Dilemma” if you want to see what the food industry has done to our food. Our children are the recipients of this unsafe food we feed them. We fee ...

Copter airlifts stranded dog

No one knew its name or where it was from or even how it got there. But a stranded dog alone and isolated between a raging stretch of the American River and a steep cliff mobilize ...