Letters to the Editor

Reader input: Local heroes make us proud

“America, America, God shed his grace on thee” and on the brave American tourists who thwarted a terrorist carnage on a French train last week. To learn the three young ...

Reader input: Talking turkey ... and Hillary

We recently had a large group of turkey vultures on our property.  I was interested to learn that they have a keen sense of smell and can detect a fresh carcass while gliding ...

Reader input: Why again should we vote for her?

Allow me to elaborate on the “Hillary has the experience” (Reader Input, Aug. 26). As (Paul Comiskey) tries to glorify Hillary with vague generosities, may I add some z ...

Reader input: Hillary’s book worth a look

Far be it from me to tell people how to vote. Rather I would urge people to think for themselves. As opinions and convictions are being formed concerning the coming national elec ...

Reader input: Iran nuke deal a head scratcher

Our president’s foreign policy in the Middle East seems little more than wishful thinking. Obama will win the hearts and minds of the Arab world by confessing America’s ...

Reader input: Take tougher stance on crime

I was at the local recycling center in Colfax this morning and was shocked to see the person that was on video stealing the money jar fund for the hopes of a Boys and Girls Club in ...

Reader input: Is Auburn a ‘magnet’ for the homeless?

How many articles do we need on the “the homeless and their housing problems?” It is possible that, for several reasons, Auburn has become a magnate for some of the & ...

Reader input: What? Another conspiracy?

What happened to the plot to take over Texas? To the growing number of Republican and Tea Party paranoid conservatives it was a done deal, which meant the U.S. military was taking ...

Reader input: Hillary has the experience

(Hillary Clinton) will get my vote. She was first lady of Arkansas for 20 years. During that time she had a very successful career in her own right as an attorney. She was the firs ...

Reader input: Iran nuclear agreement has its secrets

In the Iranian nuclear agreement negotiated by the U.S. along with other world powers and Iran, the AP has disclosed that Iran will be allowed to use its own inspectors in sites su ...

Reader input: Art show was display of talent

Thank you Placer High alumni artists for displaying amazing art during the All-Class Reunion at the General Gomez Life Gallery. The General Gomez housed 79 artists with more than 2 ...

Reader input: It’s just courtesy to leave a note

This is a thank-you to the one who ran into my car while backing out next to me in front of Dawn’s. First of all, thanks for leaving a note. Not. I was the blue Camry. You ...

Reader input: Light rail bus is a good option

Regarding the senior lady wanting to get to Sacramento from Auburn, there is a way.  The light rail bus leaves from the Nevada Street station every hour during the weekdays an ...

Reader input: Cycling not so kingly in Placer County

I appreciated Gus Thomson’s nice article about cycling in Auburn (Journal, Aug. 21), but it does overlook some important facts . I don’t feel much like a king in ligh ...

Reader input: Russia’s people not the problem

The article by Dan Tomich (Another View, Aug. 20) had just about confirmed what I have always believed, that it is not the citizen people of the various countries who create proble ...