Another View: Community plan goes up for review

In August 2008, the Placer County Board of Supervisors directed the Planning Department to review the then 19 year-old, Granite Bay Community Plan to see if modifications were need ...

Auburn Marine comes home to where the heart is

The war in Afghanistan has ended for now for U.S. Marine Lance Cpl. Tim Bergenstock of Auburn. He flew back to California last week and was reunited with his family after serving ...

Trains rattle the windows

Re: “New train in Auburn?”(Journal, Oct. 19) I live in Auburn next to the train tracks, and I think that we should not get another train. I only say that because it is really a ...

Be supervisors, not Santa Claus

Who in the hell do they think they are? Revenue sharing be damned! It’s the same song being sung at the Federal level. We know best how your monies should be spent and of course ...

Are the Mocks for real?

Regarding (Bob and Ginny) Mocks’ letter in Sunday’s Journal expressing how happy they are with the Obama presidency, all I can say is: Are you kidding me? Karen Koehler, Auburn ...

Guns are really for the good guys

Response to “Open carry ban took too long,” (Journal, Oct. 23) A letter to the editor by Miguel Moreno, a student here in Auburn, (shows he) was raised to believe that to use y ...

17-year-old suspected of DUI in Applegate crash that killed 3

Three men were killed and the juvenile driver is behind bars on suspicion of drunken driving after a car left an Applegate road and hit a tree late Thursday, the California Highway ...

Inmate offers ways to improve

I’m currently an inmate at PCSO, and therefore have a pointed interest in the new laws effective Oct. 1 and any subsequent proposed changes in sentencing. In 2007 I was a student ...

Ghosts at home in Auburn

About the ghost stories at Utopia Tattoos and Piercings in Auburn, (Journal, Oct. 18). I believe in the paranormal, as well, because I encountered a ghost while I was on a walk on ...

Distribution goes awry

News flash N.Y.C.: Occupy Wall Street protesters said yesterday that packs of brazen crooks within their ranks have been robbing their fellow demonstrators blind, making off with p ...