Betty Lupton: Why we subscribe |

Betty Lupton: Why we subscribe

The top news story in the country recently was the shooting at the college in Oregon and The Union chose to print that story on Page 6. I feel that story was by far more important than the front page you printed.

Your current policy of printing local business information on the front page is not what your readers want. We want to pick up our morning paper and see the actual, current news stories of the day. That is why we subscribe to a newspaper.

Betty Lupton

Grass Valley

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