Petroglyphs might be graffiti

It was an interesting article in the Auburn Journal about Native American petroglyphs (Journal, July 17). Maybe they are really just graffiti created by the teenagers of their day. ...

Responsible dredging does no harm

The mercury study that was used to extrapolate the theories about suction dredging was seriously flawed (Journal, July 18). The methodology was the same as if one were to count fli ...

Auburn all-stars’ run ends in Rio Linda

The Auburn Little League softball major division all-stars battled for three wins in the elimination bracket, before getting knocked out of the Division 2 Tournament Saturday night ...

Behind the Signature

SETH KING Lives in: Auburn, born 1981 at Auburn Faith. He’s “come and gone many times.” Jobs: After graduating Placer High in 1999, King traveled Europe 16 months and eventu ...

DMV subjects reader to fiasco

To those who think that government can run business better than private industry, consider the recent California DMV fiasco: While it was being decided if added taxes would remain ...

Time to speak up

I have been a California-born American all of my life. I remember hiding under my desk during the Cuban missile crisis. I remember my friends who didn’t come back from an ill-con ...

Music good; return sleeve

We have been attending the concerts at the library for many years. The music is always first-quality and the sound is great. It is nice to see people, young and old, enjoying the c ...

Ted and Beth: Thanks for nothing, again

I take great exception to the bragging done by Republican politicians in our state about their no-compromise-under-any-circumstance stand on the state budget and taxes. Not only di ...

Time to think about clean-up

In response to Rocky Warren’s letter, “Let’s start with a clean slate,” (Reader Input, June 28): I can’t recall when I’ve read a Journal letter that has not been, for t ...

Increase return on tax dollars

My position on fiscal responsibility in government is that our representatives should increase the return (in goods and services) of the tax dollars received. I propose a return ra ...