Loose canines shouldn’t be

Yeah, I think dogs should be on a leash or constrained in some way. Over the years as I’ve collected roadside recyclables, I tend to sweat, rub up against “marked” brush or c ...

Conserve our precious water

Since the Bear River canal was fixed there have been no articles about the continued effort to conserve water. People are back to hosing down parking lots in Auburn. Folks are stil ...

Keep Obama as US leader

My wife and I continue to strongly believe that our president is the best man for the job of President of our United States. He doesn’t always go the way we believe he should, bu ...

Auburn does not exist in a bubble

Why is our Mayor Bill Kirby “shocked” that (council member) Bridget Powers agreed to be part of a broad regional coalition to address funding and building of a new arena for th ...

Family night shows our best

Once again the community of Auburn put her best foot forward in organizing Auburn Family Night Out. This evening event last Saturday ran seamlessly due to the efforts of the volunt ...

Get real about vicious dogs

Aristotle said: The definition of insanity is doing something over and over and expecting different results. We cannot continue to make our citizens and their pets victims of aggre ...

DMV methods just very sad

My husband and I noticed we never received our registration renewal for our car, due in July. We went to the DMV to pay the registration. They would not take our money because all ...

Keep tabs on river levels

I find it very interesting that so much water is going downstream (Journal, June 8). I like to raft, my entire family does, and I’ve been down the middle fork and tunnel chute. ...

Consolidate school districts; curb costs

While we are on the subject of “salary” for the (new) Loomis Superintendent of Schools (Journal, June 16), I believe the community of Auburn and particularly the parents of sch ...

Another View: Lead the way to a better community

A group of community-minded individuals have noticed that it’s time to celebrate the positive in Auburn. Lately, the yet-to-recover economy has claimed some victims, including l ...