Opinion

Reader input: Trump speaks his mind

I agree with Greg Buetz (Reader Input, Aug. 2) about political correctness and I believe it is ruining this country.   That’s why I’m sick of politics and politi ...

Reader input: Utility boxes bring a smile

Thank you to all the artists who have painted the utility boxes throughout Auburn. They are beautiful, humorous, and historical and always make me smile. My out-of-town guests love ...

Reader input: No deterrent for suicide bombers

A recent letter about the Iran Nuclear Agreement stated: “The one sure thing that will hold these nations in check is that if they set off their A-bombs, their centers of pow ...

Reader input: Don’t depend on titles

In response to Dr. Reich-Kuykendall (Reader Input, Aug. 16), I would like to address his opinion about (President) Obama and (Secretary of State John) Kerry. Even though Obama wa ...

Reader input: Cage fighting is too violent

“Cage fighting” (mixed martial arts) is just what we need. With all the growing concern about concussions and head trauma, along comes another “sport” with ...

Reader input: More fees not the answer

Great piece on football sanctions (Auburn Journal Sports, Aug. 11).  My son received a concussion in May doing head-to-head lineman drills without pads or a helmet.  Coac ...

Reader input: Full-time shelter is best solution

We now know that Right Hand Auburn wants Placer County to pay $150,000 for capital improvements to make the DeWitt barracks into a 24/7 shelter with greater capacity, plus $33,000 ...

Andy Lukkonen: Board

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Reader input: Be thankful you’re in US

I would like to respond to just one thing in Ron Paskey’s letter (Reader input, Aug. 11, “Iran pact is a bad deal”) and that is this: Whether you are for or again ...

Reader input: Premature optimism

I must sadly take issue with Rosalie Wohlfromm’s bland optimism about the general acceptance of gay marriage (Lifestyle, Aug. 9). While the Journal’s coverage of the ...

Reader input: Comment brought nothing to debate

Everyone should worry about the Iran nuclear agreement but Ron Paskey’s (letter) (Reader Input, Aug. 11) brings nothing to the discussion. A hard-won international agreement ...

Another View: Meet the Babblers

Time Traveler: For those Auburnites who are familiar with our town, you may have noticed over the years a collection of old goats, and from time to time several ladies, standing ar ...

Watch your insurance go up

One thing those against the Higgins' Measure V have not taken into consideration or chose to ignore.  If we lose coverage, our insurance companies will pick up on that ...

Media Life: NBA, USC star’s post-basketball life a happy one in Placer

It’s sometimes amazing who chooses to live in the foothills in and around Auburn. John Rudometkin, who died Aug. 4 of chronic lung disease, was one of those quiet neighbors ...

Reader input: Voting is a private matter

I’ll tell you what, Gene Baker, you don’t tell me who to vote for and I won’t tell you. (Reader input, Aug. 12). Voting is a personal, private matter and if you t ...