Letters to the Editor

Reader Input: Journal letter writer a bit thin-skinned

Really? “bitchin’” is what you’re worried about ("Keep it clean at Fast Fridays,” Reader Input, June 30)? You are at a racetrack on Friday night. ...

Reader Input: Vaccine bill a no-brainer

It doesn’t take a rocket scientist to figure out that Senate Bill 277 on vaccination is in the best interests of millions of California schoolchildren. Are the flawed beliefs ...

Reader Input: What’s wrong with the ACA?

Why do so many Americans despise or dislike the Affordable Care Act (ACA)? I believe the ACA has provided first-time health insurance to over 10 million Americans. I don’t ...

Reader Input: If you spell dog backwards ...

My Dear Mr. (Kevin) McNaughton: I was really taken by your letter printed in the Auburn Journal on June 19, 2015, (“Reader’s God is not perfect”). Your dog Scot ...

Reader input: Provide basics for homeless

We were informed of a discussion underway by local businesses and the city to provide an additional public restroom. Also a request is made to make it an offense to pee and poop in ...

Reader input: Auburn area needs Costco

“Home Depot is also located on the campus, while Costco earlier this year dropped plans to locate on another space within the center’s development footprint.” L ...

Reader input: Exercise the privilege of free speech

The world today has lots of problems with no immediate solutions. Problems can be lessons and opportunities to learn. In a free country like America, everyone has a voice and can e ...

Reader Input: High-tech street lamps don’t compute

Free street lamps might sound good, but at a “typical” price of $25,000 each, it would take over 166 years to recover the cost of any additional high-tech lamps the cit ...

Reader Input: Property owners need protection

(The Journal) recently ran a story regarding a vote to tax all property owners in the Higgins Fire District, above and beyond the “assessment” California puts on people ...

Reader Input: Keep it clean at Fast Fridays

For years now I have been attending Speedway races. Since I was 13 years old I’ve been watching Ron Wood, Mike and Steve Bast, Billy Gray and others blaze around the track in ...