Our View: Open citizens need open government

Taxpayers should be able to ask where their money goes and find the answer fairly quickly. Spending is one of the biggest issues with federal, state and local governments nationwid ...

Knight Obama to the rescue

You know you are a weak and failed president when one of the highlights of your presidency will be saving a girl from some mean old talk show host. As if the country is well along ...

McClintock: Show you care

An open letter concerning the labeling of Genetically Modified Organisms: Dear Congressman (Tom) McClintock: I am very disappointed that you have not signed on to ask the FDA to la ...

Bring open mind to show

“Writing on Walls,” the current show at The Arts Building Gallery, (808 Lincoln Way), is a stunning show; a feast for the eyes! Just walk into the gallery and open your mind. T ...

Mountain bikers belong on road

I just read Gus Thomson’s piece in the Auburn Journal (March 11) about the railroad people leveling the illegal mountain biker track on its property. While I strongly support the ...

Businesses complain without helping

I can’t help but read in amazement at the dialogue ongoing about Old Town and Downtown Business Improvement Districts association activities (or lack thereof) and how this issue ...

Auburn chamber plans scaled-back Black & White Ball spinoff

AUBURN CA - Limiting numbers to 2,000 and requiring ties on all men, the Auburn Chamber of Commerce is planning a scaled-down, more sedate spinoff of the Black & White Ball. A yea ...