Kevin Ring takes the fall

Let me see if I understand this correctly. Kevin Ring gets prison time for bribing congressmen and others in government (Journal, Oct. 26). Those who accepted the bribes are not ev ...

Why not finish the road work?

We recently moved back to Placer County and love the area. We were not surprised to see the long-planned widening of Auburn Folsom Road. It’s great except for the half-mile left ...

Deepest thanks to our veterans

Kudos to the Auburn Journal for the article featuring U.S. Marine Tim Bergenstock on Wednesday, Oct 26. He and millions of other veterans are what has kept this country free. I can ...

Bear extermination not the answer

The Oct. 26 Journal article, “Bears roam around Loomis,” presented two particular points of interest. The first was the actual photographs of the mother bear and her cubs. The ...

McClintock a dragon-slayer

I take issue with the political cartoon that was in the Journal on Oct. 26. For all of those who have heard Congressman (Tom) McClintock, you know that he is fighting for the princ ...

Obama gets things done

How effective of a leader has President Obama been? During the 2008 presidential campaign Barack Obama made five key promises he wished to accomplish when he got to the White House ...

Auburn, build that sidewalk

Re: “Palm Avenue project set to provide safe route to school,” Journal, Oct. 12. I think doing a sidewalk on Palm Avenue is a good idea. I know that some people don’t like th ...

Sixty feet is pretty high up

This is in response to the man who jumped off a 730-foot tall bridge and got stuck in a tree on the way down. Afterward, he is arrested (Journal, Oct. 20). I think this is ridiculo ...

McClintock’s view reeks of partisanship

Congressman Tom McClintock’s speech in the House Chamber (Another View, Oct. 28) reeks of partisanship, generalities and certain omissions, chief of which were President (Bill) C ...