Letters to the Editor

Reader Input: Guin not interested in positive action

It’s too bad that Mr. (Calvin) Guin is not interested in helping to eradicate mind-altering psychotropic and street drugs which are destroying lives, but instead would rather ...

Reader Input: AAUW mission was not clear

As a proud member of the American Association of University Women (AAUW), I was incredulous this morning when I read the insert about The Big Day of Giving. The AAUW has been empow ...

Reader Input: Wife not too thrilled by letter

My wife, a teacher’s aide for 39 years, goes to school as usual but this time finds she’s been made a headliner in the Journal’s Reader Input section by her lovin ...

Reader Input: Rotary thanks contributors

On behalf of Auburn Gold Country Rotary, I would like to thank those that made our food collection for the Interfaith Food Closet a success. Thanks to Auburn Safeway store for host ...

Reader Input: Bear story reminds of 1970s lion-killer

Carl Moore, Meadow Vista’s 75-year-old ex-Marine-recon, ex-boxer, ex-bouncer, who punched the bear in the head that was trying to make off with Moore’s little dog (&ldq ...

Reader Input: Nurse explains strike reasons

Please don’t believe Sutter. An average nurse at Sutter does not make $140,000 per year. There may be one nurse making that and she has been there for 30 years, working full- ...

Reader Input: Dealership wastes water

With all the concerns with the drought, is it really a good use of water to be spraying down cars on dealer lots now? One of our local dealerships has been called out twice now o ...

Reader Input: Change what you don’t want to see

If you are driving down the road and see a homeless person pooping on the sidewalk or if you are driving down the road and see a homeless person walking down the middle of Highway ...

Reader Input: We must unite with same zeal

I was a child during World War II. Our entire lives were devoted to winning the war. We totally accepted rationing of food and other scarcities. Government posters with a soldier ...

Reader Input: Scientology ‘facts’ conflict

A letter from Marcia Winborne-Graven says that if I had looked at the Scientology (web)site I would have found that the Citizens Committee for Human Rights (CCHR) was not founded b ...