Opinion

Letters: Roseville’s crazy ‘public parasites’

Insanity! The definition of insanity in Roseville is to hire a current CALPRS retired annuitant, Mr. Kelly, for interim Fire Chief. Mr. Kelly is currently receiving a pension of $ ...

Letters: Roseville’s million dollar manager

Regarding the Tribune article (“Roseville City leaders say pay scales not ‘apples to apples’), I see these outrageous pay rates, plus full benefits and a generous ...

Another View: Parental guidance suggested

My wife and I are experiencing some parenting challenges lately. Not the standard kind of challenges involving the kids being unruly, but the really annoying kind where we are find ...

Our View: Thoughts from a crime reporter’s Christmas

I was sitting in the Boxing Donkey Irish Pub in Old Town Roseville, watching tiny ice-lights glint on the clover-green walls and the old oak curving above the Guinness sign, and Th ...

Our View: Lost and found in the never-ending season

Last week, I published a little tongue-in-cheek column deconstructing the popularity of a novelty Christmas song by Randy Brooks. At least one reader was so incensed that he wrote ...

Letters: Placer supes would sell their mothers

Shame on our supervisors, four of them at least, who would obviously sell their mothers for a tax dollar to protect a great community resource. Cheers to Scott Holbrook who broug ...

Letters: We can coexist with native wildlife

I read an article recently and was concerned about the difference in the information that was reported, apparently, from (Fish and Wildlife Information Officer) Janice Mackey re ...

Our View: Grandma’s cloven demise no cause for celebration

Growing up, I never quite understood the fascination and popularity of the song “Grandma Got Run Over By a Reindeer.” Swinging and upbeat, this hillbilly-ish anthem wri ...

Letters: Let’s keep health at the forefront of healthcare

I have worked in the healthcare industry for the last 5 years and what I have seen causes me great concern. There are tens of thousands of people living in nursing facilities acros ...

Letters: Remember the caregivers, find a cure

November is National Caregivers Month.  For those caring for a loved one with Alzheimer's Disease, I am both thankful for all you do as well as profoundly saddened by the ...