Opinion

Reader Input: Give bed bugs the boot

“Sleep tight and don’t let the bed bugs bite” – we’ve all heard it but few realize they really exist and could be right next door. Sending this letter ...

Reader input: Keep Auburn beautiful

This letter is going to have two topics. First, to every driver when on the road near a school bus, the flashing red lights mean what? Oh yeah! Stop! Kids are getting off and pos ...

Reader input: Job gained means job lost

Well, Robert King, and several others, if it’s so important for you to shop at Costco, Trader Joe’s, Walmart, etc., perhaps you should consider moving to Rocklin or Ros ...

Reader input: Plight of libraries tied to policy

As a former member of the Placer County Library Advisory Board, I recall these same discussions. It is when the state decided to take property tax money designated for libraries in ...

Reader input: Relocate for convenience

To all the people impacted by having to plan their shopping days and dollars “down the hill,” I have the perfect solution for you. While planning your trip to Costco, S ...

Reader input: Bright future for scientists, engineers

I would like to congratulate the E.V. Cain students who participated in the recent science fairs. The U.S. has a great demand for graduates with training in engineering and scien ...

Media Life: Historical haberdashery brings Auburn Civil War saga to life

Get the extra-thick and brightest-red felt tip pen out and mark a couple of dates on your calendar. One is April 1 – this coming Wednesday – and the other is April 9. ...

Reader Input: We should always help the homeless

This is in response to the post in the Auburn Journal, on Friday, March 20 titled, “Stop welcoming criminal element.” The letter to the editor states that “all ...

Reader Input: No denying drought is real

On page 5 of the March 20 Gold Country Homes is an excellent article by Kristi Meyer regarding our water shortage (“Reports show we have one year supply of water left”) ...