Gaines should have stayed put

Re: Article: “(Ted) Gaines must move if he wants to keep seat,” (Journal, Aug. 22). What if Gaines had been content to keep the Assembly seat instead of running for the Senate ...

Offer to repaint speed limit signage

This is a response to “Cal Trans studies options for intersection,” (Journal, Aug. 30) by Bridget Jones. All of us who travel Highway 49 north of Auburn know that after the pos ...

Another View: Fuel tanker fire tests character

Last week’s propane fire (in Lincoln) was both an emergency that easily could have turned into a disaster, and a major test of our community’s character. We all breathed sighs ...

Tea party so not America

The Tea Party Express kicked off its fifth annual national tour that is set to visit 19 states. The “Reclaiming America” bus tour will visit 29 cities. What are Tea Partiers re ...

Achieve the spectacular

What is it that we see when we are away from home, whether at work or engaged in recreational activities? Do we see inspired individuals and communities? Are we able to recognize t ...