Vote yes on Proposition 21

My husband and I have discussed and agreed that Proposition 21 is a really good proposition. It guarantees a steady revenue stream to be used specifically for our State parks. We ...

Park signs need proofreader

Please correct the restroom signs at the Auburn Community Park swimming area that currently read “MENS” and “WOMENS.” These signs reflect poorly upon the City of Auburn, t ...

Mike Holmes deserves vote

I’d like to take this opportunity to publicly state my support for Mike Holmes, a terrific candidate to serve our community on the Auburn City Council. Mike works quietly and e ...

Auburn loses a treasure

My dear friend Bob Smircich, 85, passed away last Thursday. He was the kind of person Tom Brokaw meant to describe when he coined the term “The Greatest Generation.” Some of ...

Measure L supplies many rewards

I commend the Auburn Journal for endorsing Measure L, which will be on the ballot this November. The public schools need the support of the local community. Measure L, if passed ...

Giants nail passion from longtime fans

Rooting for the San Francisco Giants has been a Rothe family tradition since I was a small child. My great uncle managed the Candlestick Park parking lot when I was a boy and we ha ...

Bachman has the experience

Please join me in voting for Jim Bachman. I have known Jim for over 50 years. As a matter of fact, I went to Lincoln High School with Jim in the 1950s. Jim has always been an ind ...

Elect Morebeck to N.I.D. board

Mr. (William) Morebeck is definitely my choice for the board of Nevada Irrigation District. William is extremely intelligent and has the ability to work with people and numerous or ...

Campaign gets voter down

I am so tired of this political campaign! The negative ads are polluting the airwaves and telling us nothing about what the candidates will do, who they are, and what they stand fo ...

(Not) living in Gordy’s world

I would like to respond to an Oct. 24 letter suggesting that Larry Tracy is Gordon Ainsleigh’s puppet. Mr. Tracy has been CEO of four major multinational corporations. He flew a ...