Great to get paper in a.m.

This is a note of appreciation for my new Auburn Journal delivery person. I want you to know what a great way it is to be able to start my day with the paper at my door. I hope ...

Jesus shows the way to heaven

I would like to respond to Kathleen Parker’s May 11 column, “Mapquesting God.” First, God is who he says he is, not who we say he is, otherwise he isn’t God. Second, brai ...

US Constitution grounded in religion

In reference to the page A1 article on May 10: “National Day of Prayer fuels church-state debate”: (Sierra College professor Johnnie) Terry’s claim, “It goes against many ...

Another View: School district strives to achieve with much less

I came to the foothills a little over eight years ago, looking for something different in a school district and the community it served. I was looking for a district that valued i ...

Meningitis can kill in a single day

In celebration of National School Nurse Day on May 12, the California School Nurse Organization commends school nurses throughout our state for their numerous efforts to help keep ...

Auburn CHP officer behind bars on meth, weapons charges

An Auburn California Highway Patrol officer is under arrest on methamphetamine-possession, weapons-possession and driving-under-the-influence charges. Officer Ruben Cesar Salgado ...

Newspaper has good balance

Thank you for providing your readers with the Comment section of the Auburn Journal. It is comforting to see that you include pleasant stories on the front page, along with the wo ...

Raw milk must stay available

The only way I am able to drink milk is if it is raw. Taking away my right to drink something that has been proven throughout time and science to be so good for the body is ridic ...

The law lacks common sense

A child has died; the child’s father is in more pain than if he had a limb removed without anesthesia (Journal, April 22). He will sadly pay the price in his heart forever. He m ...

Auditor can’t stop raises

It is important for the taxpayers of Placer County to understand the facts regarding the role of auditor-controller. That role includes ensuring expenditures are made within count ...