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Linda Hawthorne: Enough with burning garbage

November 19, 2019

I live on Newtown Road right behind the Willo. Someone is burning garbage at all hours of the night. This goes on three or four times a week. I can appreciate the need to save...


Roger Hager: Justice? Not in Sacramento County

November 19, 2019

In reference to “Fatal hit and run sentenced” (The Union, Nov. 6): Justice? Not in Sacramento County Superior Court. The DUI driver killed Jasmine Turpen. For this killing he received three years, eight months in...




Tim Stokes: LaMalfa slams House impeachment vote

November 18, 2019

Let us not forget the last line of the Mueller Report, (IV. Conclusion,p. 444): “Accordingly, while this report does not conclude that the President committed a crime, it also does not exonerate him.” This could...


Roger Schutt: Something to consider

November 17, 2019

Per YubaNet.com, the “Dorsey Fire” consumed 38 acres recently. While it was happening (with all those crazy winds swirling) that fire was downright frightening in its “potential!” Just after the fire was extinguished, I was...




Lindy Schasiepen: Home Kitchen Tour a success

November 15, 2019

On behalf of Big Brothers Big Sisters of Nevada County, our staff and board of directors, I would like to thank you for your participation in our Third Annual Heart of the Home Kitchen Tour....


Dorren Domb: Voting during fire season

November 14, 2019

Regarding wildfires and power shutoffs: I have a very serious concern about being able to vote, and for our officials to maintain the ability to accurately complete ballot counts! There is no doubt in my...


George Grayeb: A timely and relevant reminder

November 14, 2019

Congratulations to The Union’s Editorial Board. The Nov. 9, Our View column, “Showing Honor and Respect” for our service members and our many veterans is very appropriate as Veterans Day 2019 is celebrated throughout our...




Linda McDaniel: Wonderful people in Nevada County

November 12, 2019

I would like to extend a heartfelt thank you to three considerate people who helped me when my car broke down at the Highway 49 entrance to Alta Sierra. Harvey, a concerned citizen, who tried...


William Thomas: Leadership required

November 12, 2019

While California is burning and suffering Third World power outages, where is the leadership? Meanwhile, Gov. Newsom by executive order shifted the $5 billion of the 2017 voter approved gas tax increase for highway maintenance...





John Norton: Local power and NID

November 10, 2019

I support the concept of local control of our power distribution system. I applaud NID for opening the dialogue on how to make this happen. We need the county and the cities of Grass Valley...