Letters to the Editor

Letters to the Editor

SLO mayoral candidate Heidi Harmon will speak up for citizens

When Heidi Harmon announced her candidacy for mayor of San Luis Obispo on Dave Congalton’s radio show, locals called in to ask questions about issues ranging from the city’s implementation of the mandatory rental housing inspection program to the shaping of downtown. Heidi expressed her gratitude for the outpouring of support. She said it has become clear to her that many residents feel they haven’t been heard by the current city leaders, and her goal is to represent the voices of the citizens.

Letters to the Editor

Main culprit of global warming: Carbon dioxide

John Lindsey warned of a fierce fire season, made worse by the drought and record-breaking high temperatures (“As Chimney Fire burns, climate change increases potential for more wildfires,” Tribune, Aug 20). We’ve recently seen the destruction by the spreading Chimney Fire — now threatening Hearst Castle — and many other fires.

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Paso Robles residents thank Chimney Fire firefighters

Firefighters say 'it means the world' to them that residents got up early Saturday to cheer as fire crews head for another day battling the Chimney Fire.
Laura Dickinson ldickinson@thetribunenews.com
Paso Robles residents thank Chimney Fire firefighters 1:15

Paso Robles residents thank Chimney Fire firefighters

Highlights from Atascadero's football win over Foothill 1:44

Highlights from Atascadero's football win over Foothill

Tree branch falls near Mission Plaza in downtown SLO 0:14

Tree branch falls near Mission Plaza in downtown SLO

What it's like for firefighters at base camp 1:52

What it's like for firefighters at base camp