What depravity do we prohibit?

In reference to Beryl Mayne (Reader Input, March 1), if we are going to legalize same-sex marriage because it is a civil rights issue, then we also need to legalize bestiality and ...

Treat people of color fairly

Regarding Gus Thomson’s article on Feb. 12: “Placer supes to act on COPS grant deputy hiring,” I am concerned by this language: “… the new deputies aren’t destined for ...

Amend ADA so these scams will stop

Lindalou Haines missed the point regarding Assemblywoman (Beth) Gaines’ legislation of amending the ADA compliance law. Her sympathy should be with the small Auburn business owne ...

Journal opens doors to readers

The Auburn Journal will invite the public inside for a tour and meet-and-greet next week. A “Meet the Journal Newsroom” is scheduled for 7:30 to 9 a.m. Wednesday, March 7 at t ...

State’s $6.1 billion cache a treasure trove for some in Auburn

AUBURN CA - The state of California is sitting on a $6.1 billion cache of unclaimed cash and some of that money could go into your pocket. All it takes to open the potential treas ...

Middle class needs saving

Oh boy! The president is implementing a plan to save an imperiled species, the spotted owl (Journal, Feb. 29)! I guess he’s too busy with important things like that to worry abo ...

Same-sex marriage OK

Re: “Do you think same-sex marriage should be legal?” (Call to readers, Feb.27), I think it’s a civil rights issue. Gays pay taxes, are regulated by the State of California t ...

Measure B benefits all

Re: “Measure B deserves ‘yes,’” I agree with Elinor Petuskey (Reader Input, Feb. 28). I am dismayed that the people of Newcastle are even debating the value of their own Ne ...

We’re a nation of believers

There is such a conflict going on regarding different candidates acknowledging that they are Christians. I believe that the First Amendment of our Constitution is very clear regard ...

CALL TO READERS

Do you think higher education is worth the cost? Tell us why or why not. Please share your thoughts via one of the addresses below or online. Your letters on this subject are wante ...