Opinion

Media Life: Another Emmy for ‘Deadliest Catch” cinematographer?

Placer County product Todd Stanley is on the hunt for yet another Emmy to recognize the huge role he plays as cinematographer and producer on Discovery Channel’s “Deadl ...

Reader input: Right Hand fulfilling a need

Right Hand Auburn is providing shelter for the homeless at the Placer County DeWitt Center. It is on a three-month trial bases. Placer County has provided the old minimum security ...

Reader input: Political race is good for laughs

Trump has snagged another one. He reels them in all the time. I am referring to another letter to the editor from a frustrated liberal (Reader Input,  July 23). Trump has the ...

Reader input: Cal Fire meeting on fire very thorough

I attended a meeting (Wednesday) about the Lowell Fire in Dutch Flat. Speaking as a former public information staffer for Placer County, who’s attended her share of these m ...

Andy Lukkonen: Sootball

Andy Lukkonen: Sootball

Reader input: Let’s live in peace, harmony

I am so disillusioned with the human animal. One people, one God. All things are created by the same source. Religion, government, race, sex or society should not interfere w ...

Reader input: Time to solve more problems

Now that the contentious issues of the Affordable Care Act and marriage equality have been settled by the Supreme Court and the American people have spoken louder than the Republic ...

Reader input: Skip cartoon if it offends you

Marcia (Winborne-Graven, Reader Input, July 24)  I’m sorry you don’t like the politics in the cartoon, Doonsbury.  A lot of people do and it has been very pop ...

Reader input: Regulate drones before it is too late

Recently a person interfered with the Baxter Grade Fire that threatened homes and lives by flying a drone in the firefighters’ flight paths. Chances are, so he could get his ...

Reader input: Time has come for No. 51

Ron Lowe’s maniacal, yet comical, rants (Reader Input, July 18) lambasting the movement of the 20 Northern California counties that will eventually lead to the formation of t ...

Reader input: ‘Little Red Book’ may be solution

There are, it seems, degrees of political correctness. In his letter to the Journal, Reader input July 21, Jim Beall Sr. alludes to political correctness in justifying the Confeder ...

Reader input: Revive plans to build a Costco

Even residents in Nevada County are still expressing the devastation of Costco not opening in Auburn. We are all tired of driving to Roseville, and everyone in our area is complete ...

Reader input: A big thanks for firefighters’ efforts

I want to publicly thank the fire crews, police and pilots who recently fought the Baxter Fire on Wednesday. We live one ridge over from the fire and were able to see them in actio ...

Andy Lukkonen:Market

Andy Lukkonen: Market

Reader input: Obama, Kerry bypass congress

Amid chants of “Death of America” by Iranian leaders and countrymen, a smug smiling Barak Obama and stone- faced John Kerry proclaimed the merits of a treaty with Iran ...