Letters to the Editor

Reader Input: To learn truth about hospital, ask a nurse

Wow! All I can say is healthcare at Sutter Auburn Faith Hospital is all about the bottom line. The biggest news in Auburn last Thursday was the 100 nurses joined together on Highwa ...

Reader Input: Water costs climbing up

I do not understand why I pay more in my water bill than I do for electric. I live in a little mobile (home) and I do not use much water at all. I am on SSI and there is no disco ...

Reader Input: Mental health woes common

In response to Carol Wallgren, “Once stigmatized, mentally ill now aided,” (Reader Input, April 28), Carol tells us “Everyone has a mental as well as a physical h ...

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 ...