Letters to the Editor

Obama a mere wannabe

I was under the impression when Obama campaigned for president that he was asking for the job. I must have misunderstood the situation. He must have been the new young “American ...

School districts got creative

Last year, after a number of years of staff reductions and other cost-cutting measures and upon the departure of the then superintendent/principal, Alta-Dutch Flat and Foresthill s ...

Troops to get a touch of home

A big thanks to Grocery Outlet, E.V Cain students and Operation: MOM for helping make sure those who are serving overseas get a holiday “touch of home” this year. Marci Seithe ...

Auburn Symphony a great treasure

Once again I have the opportunity to boast about the excellence of the Auburn Symphony under the direction of Maestro Michael Goodwin. This past weekend, Oct. 24-25, Maestro Good ...

The Cat House deserves praise

Is it possible the Board of Supervisors of Placer County individually and collectively are unaware of the tremendous public service of Rosemary Frieborn that has elicited kudo afte ...

A tale of loyal Staffordshires

I am writing in regards to Councilman Kevin Hanley’s obvious uneducated attack on the American Staffordshire terrier dog breed. Don’t you find it funny that what the media por ...

Government planned H1N1

Jennifer Kepfer is spot-on with her warning about the H1N1 flu vaccine (Reader Input, Oct. 29). This so-called swine flu “pandemic” is being created and orchestrated by the gov ...

Auburn has multiple attacking pitbulls

Regarding Pat Brandhorst’s letter (Reader Input, Oct. 23), the letters expressed by Barbara Winnie and others contain facts, not just opinions, and are not written just to join y ...

Oppose rights of the child convention

The United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child (CRC) may have adverse effects on American families. The CRC was created as “an international commitment to tackle child ...

'Big Brother' Obama pushing reckless health care

President Obama continues to pitch his reckless and unrealistic health care initiative to the public. “Big Brother“ Obama wants Congress to pass a bill quickly before Congress ...