Not all religious folk anti-gay

Re: “Is same-sex marriage OK by Auburn?”, (Journal, Feb. 16): Kudos to the Auburn Journal and Gus Thomson for publishing this article on an issue so important to people in our ...

Apply modern criteria to Ravine access

As the Baltimore Ravine project makes its way through the review and approval process, the major issue has not become the project itself, but the location of the proposed principal ...

Ruffalo: Maki ponders post-hip-surgery supervisor run

Wringing out the notebook while wondering just how high gasoline prices — and the state’s deficit, for that matter — have to go before we start drilling for our own oil ... ...

Our View: When trimming cost, schools are not ‘fat’

Earlier this week the Journal profiled some of the exciting high-tech learning opportunities at Placer Union high schools. Placer High School offers classes in mechatronics and ad ...

Erect monopine in a practical spot

This letter is in response to the Auburn Journal editorial “Auburn needs monopine,” (Our View, Feb. 13). Not all area residents are against having a cell tower. I am not again ...

Beck challenges his audience

In response to Brian Hassett, (Reader Input, Feb. 15): As a regular listener to Glenn Beck I have heard him on just about every program issue the statement, “Do not believe me, ...

Skip electronic eyesore/sign

Re: “City OK’s $60,000 for new billboard,” (Journal, Feb. 15): Has anyone on our City Council really taken time to look at one of these LED signs? Gaudy, distracting and li ...

Amgen not a magic bullet

Auburn Mayor Dr. Bill Kirby has twice been quoted in this newspaper saying Amgen “will generate between $1 million and $3 million in revenue for the city of Auburn.” I’m ju ...

Get a doctor for president

As an avid supporter of the president I am shocked to find he wants unsafe airports, dirty water and for the poor to freeze to death. I read that President (Barack) Obama says his ...

Was Iraq war worth it?

I couldn’t help but watch in amazement as the people of Egypt toppled their corrupt, oppressive leader without firing a shot or needing a superpower to assist. As Iraq lies in ...