Letters to the Editor

Reader Input: Tireless volunteers made Auburn safer

Last Saturday, May 9, a group of tireless volunteers participated in Auburn Community Service Day. There, they worked on numerous Auburn-area properties helping to abate weeds, bru ...

Reader Input: Ruffcorn is a cop and not a firefighter

I have great concern with the Auburn City Council considering making permanent the appointment of Police Chief John Ruffcorn to the position of “Director of Emergency Service ...

Reader Input: No need to be police apologist

D. Jeffrey Sheldon, in his attempt to justify atrocious police conduct, attempts to combine such conduct with the more prevalent daily police activities which do not result in deat ...

Reader Input: Honk if you love Clarabell

National news items, such as the governor of Texas calling up the Texas National Guard to monitor or protect local citizens from the U.S. military and a possible invasion of Texas ...

Reader Input: Religion a cancer on our planet

A recent letter by one Dorothy Van Huff and others discuss the aspect of religion on our society and the “benefit” of worship (“Don't put blame on religion,&r ...

Reader input: Ethos water use: Do the math

Let’s add a sense of scale to the bottled water brouhaha (Gus Thomson, Media Life, May 1): Starbucks’ Ethos water usage: 250 million bottles at 1 quart each equals 60 ...

Reader input: Don't put blame on religion

It’s OK to be religious (most of the time). Here we go again blaming the world’s ills on religion according to Ron Lowe, of Nevada City (Reader Input, May 6) espousin ...

Reader input: Food donations gave big boost

The Auburn Inter Faith Food Closet wants to give big thank you to the Auburn-area residents for their generous support of the National Letter Carriers Food Drive on Saturday, May 9 ...

Reader input: Building inspection had many flaws

The Auburn city attorney, city manager, mayor, City Council and the City Building Department claim “immunity.” Where are their morals? We paid thousands for engineering ...

Reader input: Jeb Bush is more of same

This apple hasn’t fallen far from the Republican tree. Jeb Bush in a speech at Jerry Falwell’s Liberty University said the “Christian voice” is not heard en ...