Opinion

Media Life: Sierra ski resort offers white weddings for Valentine’s Day

June may be the month to tie the knot but Valentine’s Day is about as hands-down romantic as they come for exchanging vows. With that in mind, Northstar snow resort is makin ...

Reader Input: Shoppers will take their business down the hill

It is really sad that Costco has pulled out of the agreement but you can’t blame them (“Costco terminates option on North Auburn store site,” Journal, Feb. 11). ...

Reader Input: Let ideas open minds

Ideas open minds. They create our history and shape the future. Consider our experiment with democracy. In his book, “Madison and The Making of America,” Kevin Gutzma ...

Reader Input: Community fine as it is

I just heard the news Costco will not be coming to Auburn. It was a wise decision. In the beginning the (Placer County) Board of Supervisors was a bit short-sighted. As I underst ...

Another View: It is time to concentrate on the benefits provided by renewable energy

We keep reading about water crises in Africa and elsewhere, while the dangers of water shortage and contamination keep creeping closer and closer to home. Consider that 1.4 milli ...

Call to readers: Valentine's Day

What is the best Valentine’s Day date? Tell us why. We need your help keeping this conversation going. We want to publish your letters, but they must include your first and ...

Reader Input: Thanks to those that jinxed Costco

Well, I hope all of the idiot politicians in both Placer County and the City of Auburn are happy — they got their wish, they ruined any chance of a Costco coming to North Aub ...

Reader Input: Open to store suggestions

What, no Costco? No traffic on Grass Valley Highway to buy 20-roll packages of toilet paper? I would be a sweet old lady if it wasn’t for the present traffic on 49. Now how ...

Reader Input: Forget Costco; increase arts

As an auto accident attorney, I am one of the few people that would have profited by a Costco in North Auburn. But, for everyone else that would have been subject to the increase ...