Letters to the Editor

Resident appreciates Hospice’s service

I was one who disliked everything about the term and title, Hospice.  My experience with it told me it was a place where people die. It was a special location, lowly lit, and ...

Roseville Roundhouse Model Railroad Club donates to Shriners Hospital for Children

2018 was an exciting year for the Roseville Roundhouse Model Railroad Club.  A record level of donations into the club has occurred, and for this, the club has been ver ...

Placer Union High School District thanks voters for Measure D

  Thank you to our Placer and Del Oro High School attendance area voters for your overwhelming support of our students and schools with the passage of Measures G and D, the s ...

Semper Fi Association highlights Toys for Tots at Saturday’s parade

Semper Fi Association has sponsored and coordinated Toys for Tots in south Placer County since 2005. Frank Neves, Toys for Tots coordinator for the 2018 campaign, would like to sh ...

Thank you for voting in Measure D

When I describe Loomis to friends who have never been there, I say it’s like a college town but with a high school instead. Del Oro and its traditions have been central to ou ...

Jessica Morse has votes from the Bargers

       My husband and I have lived for 42 years in Placer County and we love it. Our county has an abundance of natural beauty and a blend of healthy cities, qu ...

Reader Input: Measure E is a lie

I have no problem supporting a reasonable dollar amount to fix up the Rocklin campus. However, I do take issue with misleading and lying to voters. The Sierra College Board of Trus ...

Reader Input: How did a society turn a blind eye?

How did it happen? How did a society turn a blind eye? How do people see their neighbors being rounded up and taken away? I remember being in high school and learning about WWII a ...

Reader Input: Police doing nothing

This is a copy of the letter I sent tonight to the Roseville City Council about the behavior of the Roseville Police Department this week toward peaceful protesters at Rep. McClint ...

Reader Input: Equal in God's sight

I love my red voter friends as much as I do the blue and green. It doesn't matter that we all differ, we are individual minds and hearts focused on better not worse. We are uni ...

Reader Input: Guns don’t act alone

Politicians are talking about gun control with the idea that there are too many dangerous guns walking around that need to be locked up. Long ago when I went to high school student ...

Reader Input: We must preserve rural identity

I urge everyone in Rocklin to stand up to the Rocklin City Council. They are pro builder and do not care about our quality of life. They don’t care about the majestic oaks ...

Reader Input: Appreciation for trafficking articles

Thank you so much for writing positive awareness articles on human trafficking. For the past six years, I have employed, educated and housed gals that were rescued from human traff ...

Letter to the Editor: Bickering will only split votes

I don't understand why other Democrats in Congressional District 4 are smearing the current front-runner for the party’s nomination. In her letter last week, Julia Sween ...

Letter to the Editor: Gun laws must change with the times

I landed in Hobart, Tasmania, Australia on the afternoon of April 28, 1996. There was a great deal of commotion outside the airport. Dozens of police cars and ambulances were scre ...