Letters to the editor for Sept. 11, 2019

Richardson layoff misguided To the Editor: My husband and I have known Daniel Richardson, our … Read more

Letters to the Editor for Sept. 7, 2019

Government overreach To the Editor: One surefire way to increase California's bureaucracy is to pass … Read more

Letters to the editor for Sept. 4, 2019

Increase driving infraction fines To the Editor: Drivers nowadays seem to have no regard towards … Read more

Letters to the Editor for Aug. 31, 2019

Cartoon was unfair To the Editor: I was greatly disappointed in your recent choice to … Read more

BATEMAN: Why the miner disappeared - and returned to the Union Democrat's front page

When the Miner was taken off the front page of The Union Democrat in March … Read more

Letters to the Editor for Aug. 28, 2019

Am I missing something? To the Editor: Recently I’ve seen several letters to the editor … Read more

Letters to the editor for August. 24, 2019

Homeowners need insurance help To the Editor: Who is looking out for the homeowner? Many … Read more

Letters to the Editor for Aug. 21, 2019

The troubled economy To the Editor: In 2007 I wrote about “The New Economy.” The … Read more

Letters to the Editor for Aug. 17, 2019

Remodeled homes To the Editor: I want to thank and congratulate local contractors Bob Ragan … Read more

Letters to the editor for Aug. 14, 2019

Ban assault weapons To the Editor: A writer in the Democrat said, “What happened to … Read more

Letters to the editor for Aug. 10, 2019

Respect goes both ways To the Editor: I am responding to a letter about the … Read more

Letters to the editor for Aug. 7, 2019

What constitutes a militia To the Editor: Unless a presidential tweet interferes, mass shootings will … Read more

Letters to the Editor for Aug. 3, 2019

God’s words are true To the Editor: Acts 1:9-11 — “Now when He had spoken … Read more

Letters to the Editor for July 31, 2019

Letters To the Editor: Frequently, when meeting local folks they say, “I read your last … Read more

Letters to the Editor for July 27, 2019

Power shutoffs and fire damage To the Editor: I am hoping to get some feedback … Read more

On helping others, county leaders and historic names

Bravos To those willing to step up and run for Tuolumne County Board of Supervisors. … Read more

Letters to the Editor for July 24, 2019

Sonora High, Driving and Republicans

Smith shows courage, transparency on school board To the Editor: I was deeply concerned by … Read more

DREHLE COLUMN: 50 years later, Apollo 11 is still a miracle

It was a day of miracles and wonders. That much I remember very clearly. One … Read more

Letters for July 20, 2019

Let nature live To the Editor: An article in last Saturday’s Union Democrat warned caution … Read more

Letters to the Editor for July 17, 2019

Something smells rotten To the Editor: Mr. Crook and Ms. Hopper are correct in asking … Read more

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

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