Randall Cleveland

Digital freeway signs derail safety

Most drivers find large, brightly lit digital signs not only distracting and potentially dangerous, but also an affront to visual aesthetics. Blinded by such obnoxious lighting, it ...

Modern hunting morbid, unfair

If wildlife is mounted on a wall, whether it’s called a trophy or not, it’s not in the wild where it belongs (Journal, Oct. 6). Wildlife is killed so that someone can have a si ...

Don’t use private roads for business

Warning to homeowners who share and maintain private roads: If a proposed county zoning amendment is adopted, private roads will be opened to public traffic as landowners hold comm ...

Time to ban rodeos

Rodeos must be banned for the horrendous cruelty they inflict on animals. Bucking animals have to be flank strapped, spurred, and often electrically shocked. If not, they won’t ...

Greed is destroying our core values

A universal cultural value is that theft, looting, and stealing are wrong. Such aberrations stem from an obsessive “worship of wealth” led by greed where values of integrity, t ...

Don’t order the hens just yet

The current Placer County proposal to allow three hens on single family and now multi-family residential parcels is well-intended but seriously flawed. Without input from the age ...

Government betrayed voters on Clover Valley

Over 7,000 voters know how Rocklin's City Council betrayed them by supporting the horrific Clover Valley proposed development. County supervisors opportunist (Robert) Weygandt, m ...