Readers Write: Wants more local control

Editor: It has been several years since the county of Riverside took over Town Hall. It is not being managed with much efficiency. The first problem...

Readers Write: You don’t always get what you pay for

Editor: In the Oct. 22 edition of the Town Crier, there was a letter to the editor about the Idyllwild Fire Protection District which ended...

Readers Write: Sac Bee story …

Editor: I was very pleased to see the story about Idyllwild, Mayor Max and Mitzi by Sam McManis of the Sac Bee. The story captures...

Readers Write: Don’t underpay IFPD firefighters and EMTs

Editor: When I read letters and articles from well-intentioned but uninformed people about firefighter and paramedic/EMT salaries at the IFPD, I get worried. Yes, worried....

Readers Write: Reconstitute CSA 36

Editor: Last week’s Town Crier said: “Verne Lauritzen, chief of staff for Third District Supervisor Chuck Washington, called to discuss how communication could be improved...

Readers Write: Black-headed Grosbeak

Editor: It’s big news. Alert the media: the Black-headed Grosbeak is all but gone from these parts, moving south into Mexico where he is known...

Readers Write: Firefighters Worth Their Salary

Editor: While following the discussion on this page regarding compensation for our firefighters, I was reminded of the story of the “Pied Piper of Hamelin”...

Readers Write: If I Were a White Person …

Editor: One of the joys of living in a small town is our newspaper. We get to find out which of our kids is Student...

Readers Write: The NRA, a Hero or Bystander?

Editor: So far, the NRA continues to stay relatively quiet after each mass shooting.  The NRA is missing an opportunity.  Americans from all walks of...

Readers Write: PCWD helping too

Editor: I was delighted to read that our wonderful Christmas Tree is going to get more help. Pine Cove Water District has already delivered three tanks...
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