Opinion

Call to readers: Our next president

Who would you like to see run for president in 2016? We need your help keeping this conversation going. We want to publish your letters, but they must include your first and last ...

ANOTHER VIEW: Council, chamber’s too-cozy deal

$142,000.   That’s the approximate value of the $1-per year lease that the Auburn City Council has “gifted” to the Auburn Chamber of Commerce for ...

Wallet’s return shows good

I would like to publicly thank Scott and Cathy (last names withheld) for returning my wallet that I had lost on March 24, around 4:30 p.m. on East Weimar Cross Roads. My wallet con ...

Breakfast event was a success

On behalf of the Football Program at Placer High School, I would like to thank the following people for making our 25th Annual Hillmen Football Pancake Breakfast a huge success: Ty ...

Knights thank locals’ support

On March 15, 2014, the Knights of Columbus, Auburn Council 6149 held their annual St. Patrick’s Dinner Dance.  Over 300 people attended this affair to make it yet again, ...

Lukkonen: Pothole

Andy Lukkonen: Pothole

Reader input: Thank you for I-80 flowers

I want to say “Thank You” to Jim Bowers for the beautiful daffodils (that are now through blooming). For those that don’t know, Jim and his group of volunteers ...

Reader input: Primary voting very important

California’s primary election is almost here. According to polls and focus groups, 75 percent of independents still do not know that they can participate in a primary electio ...

Reader input: Beware of the Ryan budget

The Ryan budget, passed by the House of Representatives with not a single Democratic vote, demonstrates the worst characteristics of human nature. The voiceless poor would be impac ...

Reader input: Tip of the hat to Eric ‘Cowboy’ Pace

Eric “Cowboy” Pace (“Formerly homeless man helps clean up encampments,” Auburn Journal, April 15), formerly homeless himself, has managed to face, deal with ...