Letters to the Editor

Reader Input: Excellent auto service

Exceptional service does not often enough get publicly recognized. I took my vehicle to Golden Eagle Automotive in downtown Loomis at the recommendation of a good friend who liv ...

Reader input: States can reorganize power

The power of the federal government is out of control. As the state legislators at the recent Mt. Vernon Assembly realized, Washington’s abuse of power — instigated by ...

READER INPUT: Bikers ride single file

To bicyclists everywhere, would you please consider always riding single file on our narrow country roads?  When you ride side-by-side, if it's safe to do so I cross sligh ...

READER INPUT: Thanks to firefighters

We wanted to thank the Loomis Fire District for their annual Christmas in the “hood.” Getting our candy canes from the firefighters is part of our family's Christma ...

READER INPUT: Thanks to the Kelleys for holiday decorations

Please give our thanks to Russ and Joyce Kelley for their fantastic act of love.  Their beautiful Christmas display is such a wonderful Christmas gift to the whole town o ...

READER INPUT: Take a peek in windows

Christmas has come alive in the Horseshoe Bar Grill at the corner of Taylor and Horseshoe Bar roads. The Russ Kelley family has created a beautiful Christmas village, complete with ...

READER INPUT: Fire districts should be consolidated

Elected LFPD Board Directors indicate they will spend taxpayer dollars to cover costs from the legal morass created after they and chief Wheeler were warned years ago of their viol ...

READER INPUT: Helping save a poodle

Thank you to all those who helped me with my miniature poodle, CJ, on Auburn Folsom Road Sunday, Dec. 1.  I appreciate everyone having kept out of her path as she ran home on ...

READER INPUT: Wheeler is 'good caretaker'

Mr. Wheeler is a caring man and good caretaker of the citizens of Loomis.  He and his family do not deserve the wrath of this very small group of so called "concerned cit ...

READER INPUT: 'Consider consolidation'

With both the Loomis Fire Chief’s (alleged) "conflict of interest" issue and (alleged)  "double dipping" debacle, elected Fire Board members continua ...

READER INPUT: 'Despicable tactics'

What Mr. Branch and his accomplices are doing to Chief Wheeler today is wrong and unacceptable. Attacking an individual’s livelihood for political purposes is an ugly and mos ...

READER INPUT: Fire boardmember speaks out

It’s laughable that Bill Branch and Janet Thew, the self appointed guardians of the "law," can be so ignorant as to how the Loomis Fire Protection District is gover ...

READER INPUT: Wheeler brings honor back

I just have to write and say how happy I was to see an ad submitted by Dave Wheeler to explain his side of the story of the constant abuse from a small group of people who surely k ...

READER INPUT: Acting like ‘town clowns’

The bullying and intimidation tactics of Mr. Branch and Ms. Thew are annoying and pathetic.  However, they are really just acting like two town clowns and have virtually no c ...

READER INPUT: What is Wheeler afraid of?

In response to the “bullying” claim by Town Councilman Dave Wheeler, he knows of what he speaks.   Sorry, Mr. Wheeler, but the bullying tactics you describe in ...