Letters to the Editor ~ What our readers have to day


Get tank cars out of Schellville

Posted on February 24, 2017

Approximately 80 tank cars capable of holding nearly three million gallons of LPG — liquefied petroleum gas, similar to propane... Continue

Why Kaiser members should support parcel tax

Posted on February 22, 2017

Kaiser patients in the Sonoma Valley have a very good reason to vote “yes” on Sonoma Valley Hospital’s parcel tax extension that... Continue

Internment anniversary stirs new fears

Posted on February 22, 2017

A “Day of Remembrance” occurred at Sebastopol’s Enmanji Buddhist Temple on February 18. Around 200 people marked the 75th anniversary... Continue

A new symbol for the state flag?

Posted on February 21, 2017

Without any disrespect to what was a magnificent animal, perhaps it is time for a new emblem to that more accurately reflects the current... Continue

Panel demand is about politics, not justice

Posted on February 10, 2017

The Citizen’s Advisory Committee action demanding that the Sheriff stop cooperating with federal immigration agents is absurd.... Continue

Now is the time to take a stand

Posted on February 9, 2017

As many know, Woody Guthrie wrote a poem, later turned into a song, “Deportee.” The story behind that poem, as Loretta Carr retells... Continue

Time for City Council to act, lead

Posted on February 8, 2017

Towns and cities will play an incredibly important role in standing up to the anti-immigration, anti-environment, anti-women, anti-LGBTQ,... Continue

Developer is dismissing community concerns

Posted on January 27, 2017

Following my brief remarks to the City Council on Monday, January 23 opposing the First Street East (FSE) project, Bill Jasper, identifying... Continue

Water overflow poses disease threat

Posted on January 25, 2017

When it rains heavy in Sonoma Valley, the children love to walk through the puddles playing. The problem lies with a risk of disease... Continue

Inauguration-eve message from school superintendent

Posted on January 19, 2017

As the nation prepares for a peaceful, democratic transition to a new U.S. administration, our school district remains united with... Continue