Uncool to leave dog in hot car

Thank you for reporting on the issue of leaving dogs in hot cars (Journal, July 26). Every year, dogs die after being locked inside cars while their owners shop or run other errand ...

School tolerance lessons needed

Recent letters to the editor have certainly pointed out the necessity of the legislation to identify for school children the historical figures who were or are gay or lesbian. Thes ...

GOP uses debt to gain power

First of all, the Republicans and tea party threatened to shut down the U.S. Government and just talking about default will be bad for long-term prospects of the economy. How many ...

Cartoon slam not justified

I agree totally with the recent letter from Harriet White chastising both the Journal and cartoonist Andy Lukkonen’s submittal to the Visual Viewpoint Section of the Journal on J ...

Can’t geese and people just get along?

On the evening of July 24, a man approached me to say he was taking a survey. It annoyed me because I was on my first lap of a three-mile walk on the Meadow Vista Park track. The m ...

Two I-80 crash victims in fair condition

Two women ejected from vehicles in separate Interstate 80 mishaps this week were both listed Wednesday in fair condition at Sutter Roseville Medical Center. Liza Kozabovskaya, 18, ...

Animal law has disparity

Can anyone tell me why in the county’s proposed animal ordinance, the director of animal services may kill any dog found in the act of “killing, wounding or persistently pursui ...

Give vaccines by choice

Medical decisions should be based on a risk/benefit evaluation. With 40 years of experience as an R.N. and N.P., it is my opinion that the government is dealing fast and loose with ...

What’s changed in five years?

From Sen. (Barack) Obama’s Floor Speech, March 20, 2006: “The fact that we are here today to debate raising America’s debt limit is a sign of leadership failure. It is a sign ...

Put city charter on the ballot

Re: “City charter,” (Journal, July 21). For the people of Auburn that know Kevin Hanley, he has always been for the people. Take a few moments and look back at all the good he ...