Opinion

Thanks to good samaritans after fall at Auburn center

So many kind people came to my aid after my fall outside Bel Air Market on Wednesday, July 10. To my friend, Mary Shields; to the thoughtful caregiver, Angelina Coelho; to the kind ...

Document president signed could be dangerous to U.S.

A little-known event happened on May 9. President Bush, without issuing a press statement, signed a directive that granted near dictatorial powers to the office of the president in ...

No 'quick bucks' to be made at Auburn Rodeo

Answer to Katie Cather on cruel barbaric rodeo, Your Views, April13. Have you heard of the Humane Society? They would not allow the treatment your describe. The top bulls and horse ...

Locally, nationally let's protect forests from fires

Supervisor Bruce Kranz and the Placer County Board of Supervisors are to be commended for considering local regulations that will strengthen the enforcement of the 100-foot clearan ...

Dogs' paws are hurt on hot, metal pickup beds

Attention all dog owners: Can you imagine standing in the back of a pickup with bare feet in 90-plus degree heat? Well, neither can your dog. His pads blister and burn too, so pl ...

Chevreaux has been around long before many residents

It's ironic that all the new blood (residents) to the area know better than the businesses and farmers that have been in the area long before they ever moved in. Joe Chevreaux was ...

Food closets cater to the lifestyles of the homeless

On the front page of the July 10, Auburn Journal was an article about the homeless in Auburn. The article was based on an interview with Richard Regan and Jennifer Stout. The artic ...

Eisley's supporters thanked for efforts to stop 'abuse'

To our customers and citizens of Auburn: Thank you for supporting us in our endeavor to eliminate, at the moment, the abuse of eminent domain, where property can be taken and sold ...

Replace Ashford's 'roomier' bathrooms with porta-potties

This is in response to Melissa Jackson's Journal letter to the editor, July 3, Jackson felt Ashford Park is a bad location for the dog park because of the risk to children's safety ...

Auburn family happy to attend Fourth celebration

Our family would like to extend a big thank you to Ty Rowe and his staff and volunteers who helped continue an Old Town Auburn tradition, "The Annual Fourth of July Children's Game ...