Letters to the Editor for July 13, 2019

Sidewalk etiquette To the Editor: Now that it’s summer vacation, my young son and I … Read more

BROOKS: Your Daily Dose of Optimism

Someone recently gave me a book of photos taken on the Lower East Side of … Read more

Letters to the Editor for July 10, 2019

Roadwork appreciated To the Editor: I would like to share my gratitude to the road … Read more

McGee column: The moon landing and the Flying Baretis

Editor’s note: Former Union Democrat publisher and owner Harvey McGee wrote a column called Sierra Lookout. Here are his observations from 50 years ago (July 21, 1969) when men walked on the moon.

What kind of a day was it in old Tuolumne County when man reached the … Read more

Letters to the Editor for July 6, 2019

Paid health care for illegal immigrants To the Editor: Our state wants to keep supporting … Read more

Letters to the editor for July 3, 2019

Voter responsibility requires character To the Editor: A particularly disgraceful letter to the editor was … Read more

Letters to the Editor for June 29, 2019

Talulah’s will be missed To the Editor: It’s indeed sad that so many of our … Read more

DREIER: Fallen journalists memorial a needed reminder

This week marks the first anniversary of the deadliest assault against journalists in U.S. history. … Read more

Letters to the editor for June 26, 2019

Where is McClintock? To the Editor: Has anyone seen Congressman Tom McClintock? He keeps sending … Read more

Letters to the Editor for June 22, 2019

Live and learn To the Editor: In a recent letter to the editor, the author … Read more

Letters to the Editor for June 19, 2019

What conservative means To the Editor: Anyone who believes in social engineering and calls themselves … Read more

Letters to the Editor for June 15, 2019

GOP reputation To the Editor: And 80 percent of you Republicans still support this traitorous … Read more

Letters to the Editor for June 12, 2019

Immigration solutions and American ideals To the Editor: There’s no denying that immigration from Central … Read more

Letters to the Editor for June 8, 2019

Interchange coming soon? To the Editor: A reminder to the planners and supervisors, the deleted … Read more

Letters to the Editor for June 5, 2019

Don’t be careless with 2nd amendment rights To the Editor: This Friday kicks off Gun … Read more

Letters to the Editor for June 1, 2019

Honor the public’s right to know To the Editor: On May 21, Tuolumne County’s Health … Read more

YOUR VIEWS — BURKE: A World War II story

I watched President Trump give his speech at Normandy on June 6, 2019, and I … Read more

Short takes: Union Democrat commentary on recent news

Economic boost Notah Begay III to Sonora? What a great start for Telili Golf Club, … Read more

Letters to the editor for May 29, 2019

Check your facts To the Editor: A recent letter ranted about the Democrats making many … Read more

Letters to the Editor for May 25, 2019

Christian Morality vs Hate, Rage and Hypocrisy To the Editor: Today’s political environment is the … Read more

RUCKER: TUD and its partners work to ensure firefighting capabilities

In his May 8, 2019 letter to the editor, TUD board member Ron Ringen to … Read more

EDITORIAL: TCEDA should release the conflict of interest report

Sonora City Council took an important step Monday night in voting unanimously for the Tuolumne … Read more

Letters for May 22, 2019

Too many closings To the Editor: I was very sad to read that Talulahs closed. … Read more

Letters to the Editor for May 15, 2019

Trump’s money To the Editor: Big question – where is Trump, Mr. “The Art of … Read more

Editorial: Downtown Sonora needs an advocate

The ebb and flow of downtown businesses is starting to feel less like a sunny … Read more

Letters to the editor for May 11, 2019

The Company You Keep To the Editor: It is often said that “You are known … Read more

Letters to the editor for May 8, 2019

Not a Hillary fan To the Editor: Hillary Clinton reminds me of the Japanese soldier … Read more

Letters to the editor for May 4, 2019

Remember Our Troops Past and PRESENT To the Editor: The U.S. Post Office has done … Read more

BROOKS: An era defined by fear

Another synagogue shooting. Another day of shock. Another lonely fanatic. Another cascade of insecurity and … Read more

Letters to the Editor for May 1, 2019

Still in office? To the Editor: I will say this about Donald Trump: He is … Read more

Letters to the Editor for April 27, 2019

An age-old saying To the Editor: I guess the politicians nowadays have never heard the … Read more

Letters to the Editor for April 24, 2019

Wasteful spending To the Editor: I would like to know how much money Sonora and … Read more

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