Letters to the Editor ~ What our readers have to day


Sonoma County can do more to protect rural residents from fires

Posted on February 15, 2019
Sonoma County can do more to protect rural residents from fires

Reader opinion by Deborah A. Eppstein and Craig S. Harrison Last November, the world watched with horror as residents of Paradise... Continue

For fair tax policy

Posted on February 14, 2019

Elizabeth Warren has proposed a tax on wealth, something that is long overdue. There has been no effective way of limiting the tendency... Continue

Stop roadside dumping!

Posted on February 13, 2019

My wife and I enjoy drives and walks on scenic country roads in our area. Sadly, there are some who dump garbage and debris alongside... Continue

Are toxic herbicides polluting our baylands?

Posted on January 28, 2019

Does any one care that year after year for a few short days in January and February those who are observant may see a cute yellow... Continue

Dear Mr. Thompson

Posted on January 18, 2019

I challenge you, Rep. Mike Thompson, to a debate — again. I ran against you in 2018, and challenged you then, but you must not... Continue

Don’t break up PG&E. Nationalize it.

Posted on January 16, 2019

Deadly blazes are the new normal for our state, and this has reinvigorated discussion over how to address climate change. But besides... Continue

Support the Winter Shelter for Sonoma’s homeless

Posted on January 8, 2019

Haven or Heaven? English is my second language and I really didn’t know. I had been confused and thought “Haven”... Continue

On the issue of minimum wage

Posted on December 20, 2018

I am perplexed by the assertion made by Mr Potter that workers with higher skill levels are needed in our area — Sonoma Valley. ... Continue

Investing in SV Hospital benefits the entire community

Posted on December 17, 2018
Investing in SV Hospital benefits the entire community

We deserve a 21st century, small hospital that meets our community’s needs. I am convinced our SVH leadership team has created a... Continue

An outpouring of love and support

Posted on December 13, 2018

When our 15 year old family business, Illusions Lighting Design, went up in flames on November 13, there was no way that we could imagine... Continue