Letters to the Editor

Reader input: Let’s live in peace, harmony

I am so disillusioned with the human animal. One people, one God. All things are created by the same source. Religion, government, race, sex or society should not interfere w ...

Reader input: Time to solve more problems

Now that the contentious issues of the Affordable Care Act and marriage equality have been settled by the Supreme Court and the American people have spoken louder than the Republic ...

Reader input: Skip cartoon if it offends you

Marcia (Winborne-Graven, Reader Input, July 24)  I’m sorry you don’t like the politics in the cartoon, Doonsbury.  A lot of people do and it has been very pop ...

Reader input: Regulate drones before it is too late

Recently a person interfered with the Baxter Grade Fire that threatened homes and lives by flying a drone in the firefighters’ flight paths. Chances are, so he could get his ...

Reader input: Time has come for No. 51

Ron Lowe’s maniacal, yet comical, rants (Reader Input, July 18) lambasting the movement of the 20 Northern California counties that will eventually lead to the formation of t ...

Reader input: ‘Little Red Book’ may be solution

There are, it seems, degrees of political correctness. In his letter to the Journal, Reader input July 21, Jim Beall Sr. alludes to political correctness in justifying the Confeder ...

Reader input: Revive plans to build a Costco

Even residents in Nevada County are still expressing the devastation of Costco not opening in Auburn. We are all tired of driving to Roseville, and everyone in our area is complete ...

Reader input: A big thanks for firefighters’ efforts

I want to publicly thank the fire crews, police and pilots who recently fought the Baxter Fire on Wednesday. We live one ridge over from the fire and were able to see them in actio ...

Reader input: Obama, Kerry bypass congress

Amid chants of “Death of America” by Iranian leaders and countrymen, a smug smiling Barak Obama and stone- faced John Kerry proclaimed the merits of a treaty with Iran ...

Reader input: USA is a good place to live

In a recent letter (“Stump for Donald Trump? Why not?,” Reader Input, July 19), Pike Bishop feels that the other yokels are so bad that Donald Trump cannot be much wors ...

Reader input: Governor is a hypocrite

Jerry Brown flew to Italy for climate talks in a private jet owned by George Marcus. What kind of a carbon footprint did the fuel for a private jet leave? If he had flown commercia ...

Reader Input: Protect our salmon heritage

I imagine most people don’t know that NID (Nevada Irrigation District) has been thumbing their nose at our salmon for years. CDFW (California Department of Fish and Wildlif ...

Reader input: ‘Butt Lady of Auburn’ shares update

Well, it’s time for another letter to the editor to update my community project — cleaning up cigarette butts. So many people are shocked when I tell them the amount. T ...

Reader input: Make fireworks more visible

This past Fourth of July, as we have done for decades, we gathered with family and friends at a home near the fairgrounds to watch the fireworks. However, this year we could barely ...

Reader input: Do homework before giving

I receive over 500 requests for donations per year and have enough return address labels to last me if I live to be 150. In the mail today I received a donation request from a &ldq ...