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Wake up, people

It must be nice to be so out of touch with reality that issues like how factual movies are or color schemes of businesses get so much attention. I am flabbergasted by how little attention is given a very real and immediate concern, such as the drug solution.

We hear about the problem all the time. It is getting worse daily. The crime rate is rising. At least 80 percent of all crime is directly or indirectly drug-related. Younger and younger people are becoming addicted.

When are the people and organizations who could really have an impact on this situation going to break open their fat wallets? That is what it boils down to. Money for treatment and education.



Thank God for programs like Drug Court. It saved my life. But it can’t help everyone. Why, you ask? Lack of funds. (For donation information, go to http://www.nevadacountydrugcourt.com) Wake up, people – your kid could be next.

Bob Rogers




Nevada City


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