Earth isn’t so very old

Re: Melissa Clark’s letter of Jan. 3. I agree with your views on abortion, however, I do have one problem with your letter. You stated that the belief that the world is “only ...

Open mind absorbs more truth

It is difficult to not respond to Mr. John W. Noble III’s attack on the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in the letters to the editor column dated Jan. 6. I’m not ...

Vick can forget dog ownership

It is truly confusing to me that there is even a discussion about whether or not Michael Vick should be allowed to own another dog. The Eagles’ coach may have thought giving Mr ...

Mormons and science clash

If The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints missionaries continue to go door-to-door and preach their faith, there needs to be a thorough understanding of the Bible first be ...

Can’t just redo zoning rules

Re: “Loomis residents seek new rezoning rules,” Journal, Jan. 3: Let us understand. Mr. (Michael) Tekus moved to a 5-acre property 12 years ago and since he no longer wants to ...

This good turn deserves thanks

Thank you to the kind and thoughtful person who found my Golden 1 card and returned it to the credit union on Dec. 27, 2010. Elizabeth HART, Auburn

Don’t call Gaines a fiscal conservative

Bob Snyder’s letter of Jan. 5 got it all wrong. I was not saying that someone should not run for office because of the cost of elections. I was peeved because Mr. (Ted) Gaines r ...

Duran, Weygandt take oath of office

Jack Duran and Robert M. Weygandt formally took the oath of office during the final days of 2010 to start four-year terms on the Placer County Board of Supervisors. Duran, a Rosev ...

Court’s in session

Putting some intensity behind his backhand, Danny Philips of Auburn breaks a sweat during a tennis game at Regional Park Wednesday afternoon. “This weather is wonderful, it’s a ...

Plenty of white stuff brings an infusion of green to resort coffers

Record-breaking snowfall in the Sierra captivated an influx of snow-sport enthusiasts this holiday season, while boosting profits for ski resorts. Locals traveled to North and Sout ...