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Reader input: Colfax Theatre is worth a visit

Regarding the reopening of the Colfax Theatre — we have our movie theater back and now we need to support it. This is  exciting for Colfax! Auburn- ites: Come up the hil ...

Reader input: Keep shopping dollars local

I support our area and have been looking at local shops.  I just found the best people and prices for sewing, material, and knitting at a shop near Raley’s.  I enco ...

Reader input: Put prisoners to work to save tax dollars

I was very glad to hear that we are using inmates to clean up the homeless camps.  They should be put to work on all public works projects.  If every county and state did ...

Another View: President’s actions have put immigration policy in disarray

There was a time when the “brain trust” throughout the world was immigrating to the United States. Clearly, those countries losing their best and brightest were diminis ...

Local teams are busy honing their skills for AAUW’s annual Trivia Bee

    Auburn City Manager Tim Rundel has a not-so-secret passion: He’s a fanatic about documentary films. It’s all he watches, when he watches, he told me ...

Andy Lukkonen: Hero

Reader input: Tub full of milk, breakfast cereal

The American presidency has deteriorated to where policies, actions, and honesty no longer matter. The stomach to fight radical Islamic terrorists, to lead, to make correct militar ...

Reader input: Don't stonewall climate change

Climate change could be a real problem for Republicans in the 2016 elections. Many of the Republican candidates do not believe in man-made climate change. If Republicans keep stone ...

Reader input: Auburn Drug Company will be missed

I was so sad to hear of the Auburn Drug Company closing. Businesses like it are so rare, especially nowadays, and downtown won’t be the same without it. I’m a docent ...