Readers Reflect

Readers Reflect houses bite-sized letters to the editor. They come to us in many shapes and sizes, and it is up to the opinion editor to vet submissions, slim them to size, and edit them for style and clarity when appropriate. Email to share your reflection, or comment on one of our Facebook, Instagram, or Twitter posts.

Housing Topic Important Issue; Kudos to El Dorado County


Letters to the editor, Facebook comments, and more

Taking Issue with Charges of “Politically Elite” Donor


RICK GREEN: My donation to Randy Hill’s campaign reflects the high esteem I have for the cancer center and the hospital. I am hardly “politically elite,” but by supporting Randy, I am casting a vote for the continuation of outstanding medical care in our local community.

Dear Editor: Incumbent John Mohun Shares Vision of Basic and Emergency...


JACK KASHTAN: A vote for John Mohun and only him is a vote to return the hospital to its intended purpose of providing affordable essential care.

Put the Needs of the Basin First; Wallace and Terry Know...


Proponents of the Squaw Valley Village development say that the development is necessary for the resort to remain competitive. I suggest we change the calculus. Instead, let’s ask what the Tahoe Basin needs.

A Letter To My Fellow Millennials


ANDRIA GUTIERREZ: Vote for Randy Hill. This is for our future.

Wallace and Terry Balance Airport’s Services and Mountain Town Life


PACO LINDSAY: Balancing the needs of the airport with impacts to the community is complicated. Lisa Wallace and Andrew Terry both know and understand these issues.