Letters to the Editor

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 ...

Consolidate Placer County fire dispatch

The recent fires once again illustrate the need for Placer County to consolidate all fire dispatch into a single center. In August 2009, Auburn Fire failed to get dispatched to the ...

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: 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: Thanks for rational leadership

Thank you, Supervisor Holmes, for keeping the sanctuary state/county issue off the next agenda for the Placer County Board of Supervisors. Your decision was clear and rational sinc ...

Reader Input: Alzheimer's and dementias

For the 2.2 million Californians directly affected by Alzheimer's disease and related dementias, last week’s “60 Minutes” report is a familiar story. The Dal ...

Reader Input: Sanctuaries

Sanctuary states and cities are against federal law. Because we are supposed to be a nation of laws, I strongly urge the Placer County Board of Supervisors to nullify the county&rs ...

Reader Input: Tell supes we don’t want sanctuary status

Sanctuary states and cities are against federal law. Because we are a nation of laws, I strongly urge the Placer County Board of Supervisors to nullify the county’s sanctuary ...

Reader Input: Morse vs. McClintock a clear shoot out

(Re: Article, Judge rejects Jessica Morse’s ballot designation, by Aurora Sain) I picked up early last year on the name of Jessica Morse, well-qualified to possibly dump in ...

Reader Input: Thank you for positive news

I just wanted to say “Thank you, thank you, thank you,” for printing the story about the Roseville police officer, Donald Mason, that rescued the young child. What a pl ...

Another View: Election

Re: Article, Judge rejects Jessica Morse’s ballot designation, By: Aurora Sain, Reporter I picked up early last year on the name of Jessica Morse, well-qualified to possibly ...

Another view: Regina Bateson is the candidate to represent our national security interests

Each administration determines the pillars of their National Security Strategy which evolves from year to year.  Over the past 10 years, a National Security Strategy has been ...