Letters to the Editor

Letters to the Editor

Setting it straight

A letter to the editor in the Jan. 14 editions of The Bee from Andrea L. Daw of Fresno gave the wrong birth date for the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. He was born on Jan. 15, 1929, not Jan. 20.

Letters to the Editor

Dignitaries praising gambling casino?

But then I reconsidered my astonishment to “If that isn’t typical Fresno.” Of all people, law enforcement should be specifically aware of the many ruined families, missed rent payments, no food for the children and, divorces that are created by compulsive gamblers.

Letters to the Editor

Trump takes office on King’s birthday

find it ironic that we celebrate Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s birthday on Jan. 16 this year. His actual birth date is Jan. 20, the same day President-elect Donald Trump will be sworn in as the 45th president of the United States. I pray that he respects and reflects upon the meaning of why we celebrate the legacy of King as he takes the oath of office on that day.

Letters to the Editor

Warn Yosemite visitors of flooding forecast

It does not seem reasonable to close the Valley for a weekend and ask guests already here to leave just because the forecast seems unfavorable. A forecast is certainly not a guarantee that predicted weather will materialize, either in magnitude or timing. Closing Yosemite Valley for (at least) a weekend seems like a severe call on the part of park management.

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