Letters to the Editor

Get pit bull facts straight

First of all, it is ignorant to say that the pit bull was bred to kill for man’s pleasure. The Staffordshire terrier is a mixture of the strong bulldog and the driven terrier. ...

After the sale, take down those signs

Dear Auburn area residents: I love attending the yard sales that you offer. Over the years I have found a plethora of used treasures available by following all the signs posted on ...

Americans: The new enslaved

Government takeover of health care is a step toward slavery for Americans. I am watching gangsters masquerading as our government taking steps to force us to purchase a product, ( ...

Ever enjoy a national park?

Regarding Mike Michaelsen’s government-bashing letter of Oct. 7, “Tough to trust government,” he says of the U.S. Postal Service, “It’s broke” – yet it delivers my ma ...

Pit bulls should shoulder blame

In response to “Quit blaming the pit bulls,” (Reader Input, Oct. 16), get real, people? I find it hard to believe the young man did anything to provoke the attack and don’t k ...

Public works didn’t shirk in big storm

During the recent wind and rain storm, the stop sign at the corner of Princeton Drive and Bill Frances Drive broke at the base and toppled over. A large limb from an oak tree als ...

Sympathy for U.S. patients

I sympathize with those patients of Dr. James Willis who have had their pain medication reduced due to Medicare cuts (Reader Input, Sept. 28). If these cuts result in the eliminati ...

Crisis caused by intellectuals

Re: The Bob and Ginny Mock letter of Oct. 14: Spending most of my adult life overseas in mission work, travelling in 68 countries, a myriad of other accomplishments qualify me to ...

Best to keep Cat House open

The supervisors want to get rid of the Cat House and the cats who live there. If they are taken to the pound, they could be put to sleep. The cats have a loving home here where vo ...

Pit bull letter good for laughs

If Pat Brandhorst likes pit bulls so much (Reader Input, Oct. 16), and thinks they are so wonderful, do I have a deal for her! The pound at Auburn in the DeWitt Center is having a ...