Dust off your history books

While the liberal Mr. Gary Miller is busy rewriting history (Reader Input, Jan. 12), here’s what really happened. It was Republican President Abraham Lincoln who led the war ag ...

Small-time crooks blasted

My son, unfortunately, lost his wallet at a Dutch Flat gas station on Jan 12. The person or people who found my son’s wallet (with driver’s license, union card, ATM card in it ...

Bemoaning public education budget woes

One cannot help but sympathize with the teachers in Loomis regarding their frozen salaries (Journal, Jan. 11). When will the public learn that the problem with California educatio ...

Betty Windsor: Keying Journal success since 1960s

The year was 1969. Neil Armstrong walked on the moon, the Woodstock Art and Music Festival took place in upstate New York and Richard Nixon became 37th president of the United Stat ...

Nevada Street crash injures driver

The lone female occupant of a vehicle involved in a single-vehicle Nevada Street crash Thursday evening in Auburn was taken to Sutter Auburn Faith Hospital with what Auburn Police ...

Why does Uhler dodge public?

Supervisor (Kirk) Uhler’s illiteracy is in question but his motivations are clear: In my opinion, it is evident to many Granite Bay residents Supervisor Uhler functions like a p ...

Palin doesn’t know the basics

When Republican campaign manager Steve Schmidt tried to prepare Sarah Palin for the campaign trail, he discovered that she knew hardly anything about recent history or about “a b ...

Ship of fools voted in Obama

The danger to America is not Barack Obama but a citizenry capable of entrusting a man like him with the presidency. It will be easier to limit and undo the follies of an Obama pr ...

Terrorism halted by the people

The average citizen is fast becoming the hero in our threat from Al-Qaida. The passenger on the plane foils a terror attack. The same thing happened with the downed plane in 9/11. ...

Some have seen the monkeycat

On my way from San Francisco to Reno, the fog was so heavy I stayed overnight in Auburn. For a restaurant, I found Monkey Cat on Lincoln Way. In my travels of the world, I met pe ...