Opinion

Media Life: Historical haberdashery brings Auburn Civil War saga to life

Get the extra-thick and brightest-red felt tip pen out and mark a couple of dates on your calendar. One is April 1 – this coming Wednesday – and the other is April 9. ...

Reader Input: We should always help the homeless

This is in response to the post in the Auburn Journal, on Friday, March 20 titled, “Stop welcoming criminal element.” The letter to the editor states that “all ...

Reader Input: No denying drought is real

On page 5 of the March 20 Gold Country Homes is an excellent article by Kristi Meyer regarding our water shortage (“Reports show we have one year supply of water left”) ...

Reader Input: Are homeless dumped here?

Is Auburn a dumping ground for homeless? I pass by the DeWitt/Government Center every day on my way to work and I get a mixed feeling every time I see the homeless campground in ...

Reader Input: First time to be called a yuppie

First of all, I do agree with most of Julie Nencini’s letter in the Journal on Wednesday, March 25 except the part about Trader Joe’s (“Does Roseville move await? ...

Reader Input: Gov setting up for massive lawsuit

Over 50 years ago, I watched as a water well was drilled at my parents’ home. No one from California state was there or ever contributed one red cent to that resource. I&rsqu ...

Reader Input: City coverage easier to read

Thank you, Auburn Journal, for the summary of the City Council meeting on page A5 of the paper today (March 25). Not only a great idea, but also laid out in a way that made it easy ...

Reader Input: Sneeze gently near auto toilet

I echo Mary Lambeth’s complaint about the unnecessary flushes by auto toilets (“Auto flushes just wasteful,” Reader Input, March 25). I’ve also found that a ...

Reader Input: Brown too old to govern?

Gov. Jerry Brown says Ted Cruz is not qualified to run for president because he disputes “climate change.” Brown is the same person that said that when the polar caps ...