Opinion

Reader Input: Read your paper and wake up

You people that have your head in the sand, listen up! Did you ever hear “the sky is falling”? No you didn’t hear anything. You can’t be silent any longer ...

Another View: Historic preservation gets modern

Whether I’m driving my kids to school or taking a stroll through downtown Auburn with my wife on a Friday night, I’m surrounded by history. From the iconic Courthouse a ...

Reader Input: Humans excrete enormous effluent

I agree with Jerry Johnson that we should get serious about these geese that don’t even pay taxes to support our parks and then defecate on them (“Geese and their poop ...

Reader Input: 28,000 people hardly ‘few’

I would like to respond to Mr. (Frank) Gau’s letter of April 8 (“Theater built for WWII temporary use,” Reader Input). Mr. Gau states: “few, if any (peopl ...

Reader Input: Vote yes on home dairy

I would like to make my own choices in a natural way to eat. I do not need the government restricting me from a natural diet and local food sources. Please support Assembly Bill 25 ...

Reader Input: Gorgeous are the blooms

Wow! Have you driven around Auburn lately? Have you noticed the stunning dogwoods in people’s yards? If not, you should. The spectacular pink and vivid white blossoms are a ...

Reader Input: US sensitive, thus weaker

This could never happen in the U.S.A. If indeed it is true and we don’t know for sure, that 90 percent of the people in Crimea voted to go back to Russia’s influence or ...

Another View: Trail and error: Here are tips for safe sharing

The controversy about the proposed bike park in Auburn is about safety. The reason that horsefolk are a little frantic about safety is because the horse is an unusual creature. Gen ...

Reader Input: Thanks for helping to find runner

ShadowChase Running Club of Modesto extends a sincere and heartfelt thank you to the Placer County Search and Rescue team for its hard work and dedication in finding one of our mem ...