Letters to the Editor

Letters: The loss of Brandon Bridges

Please tell the Bridges family I am incredibly sorry for their loss and can't imagine the pain they feel right now. I was a year behind Brandon at Roseville and recently ran in ...

Reader input: Gov. Brown’s sister and the big gas leak

News: Information and/or a factual report about something that has happened recently. Where is the outrage in the media about Southern California Gas Company leak? There are head ...

Letters: Balancing security, privacy

A recent article dealing with Google, NSA and the FBI, Google and Apple have supposedly developed an “unbreakable” encryption technology that is currently deployed in t ...

Letters: Time to dump Trump

In about 400 days America will inaugurate a new president of our United States.   Currently, the Republican candidate mosh pit is a messy thing — an unattract ...

Letters: Roseville Galleria lotion girls have disgusting personalities

I do not know how the Westfield Galleria public areas were taken over by skin care and fragrance-pushers, but it has finally crossed over the line. I am usually just annoyed at the ...

Another View: Creating an alternative, sustainable path for water conservation in Roseville

Roseville, like many communities in our region, has taken the call to save water seriously. Our community alone has reduced water use by more than 33 percent over the same period i ...

Another View: The real history and meaning behind ‘the State of Jefferson’

Green flags emblazoned with a yellow circle encompassing twin Xs are an increasingly common sight in the Gold Country. That standard belongs not to a county, or a current state in ...

Do you know how aggressively Placer County is growing?

Like many of you, I was born and raised in this county and have seen major changes over the years. I remember piling into the car with my family for a trip downtown to drive throug ...

Letters: When police do things right – a Roseville story

I want to provide a shout out to the brave men and women of the Roseville Police Department and Placer County Sheriff Department who arrested the suspects in my case (see the Press ...

Letter: Hillary is tops

(Hillary Clinton) will get my vote. She was first lady of Arkansas for 20 years. During that time she had a very successful career in her own right as an attorney. She was the f ...

Another View: What is wrong with Congressman McClintock? A Republican’s take

I consider myself a conservative Republican. I think our Congressman, Tom McClintock, is out of touch with the voters in our district and he typifies what is wrong with Congress.&n ...

Letters: Minimum wage earners have it good

I wonder if Americans know that nearly 80 percent of all minimum wage earners receive subsidies from our federal government … There was a day, now it seems so very long ago ...

Letters: Cage fighting is too violent

“Cage fighting” (mixed martial arts) is just what we need. With all the growing concern about concussions and head trauma, along comes another “sport” with ...

Another View: Mayor’s thoughts on budget for new fiscal year

With July 1 comes the start of a new fiscal year for the City of Roseville.  I’m pleased to report that our five-year strategy to close the structural budget deficit was ...

Another View: Growing Smarter: Roseville’s future in Higher Education

The City of Roseville’s Higher Education Task Force put forth a bold vision in 2012: Make Roseville and South Placer a hub for higher education, and do this by pursuing short ...