Be careful what you wish for

Response to Dee Nann, Christian Valley, (“Bring back our country,” Reader Input, June 19).You say you want your country back? Like, how far back? Or, back from what exa ...

Measure A vote shows "disconnect"

I will preface my comments that I live outside the Auburn city limits but watched the events surrounding Measure A closely, mainly because I am a business owner within the city lim ...

Can writer kindly zip it?

Re: “Bring back our country,” Reader Input, June 10):Dee Nann has asked that we get our country back. Alas, Ms. Nann is seeking a time that our country has (thankfully) ...

Must shop at Wal-Mart

I completely agree with Peggy Impala of Auburn (“Wal-Mart and more needed,” (Reader Input, June 10) and appreciate her willingness to stand for something she supports, ...

Support small, local businesses

Re: “Wal-Mart and more needed,” (Reader Input, Peggy Impala, June 10), and I quote: “I have been shopping here when we go to the stores we do have and they are ou ...

Frieborn cares deeply about animals

I adopted two of the “special needs horses” from the Humane Society of the Foothills that came from A Chance for Bliss (“Woman says horse died due to humane offic ...

Placer $3.1 million road resurfacing program OK?d

AUBURN CA - Almost 50 miles of roadway throughout Placer County will be resurfaced during the summer months starting in the next couple of weeks. Supervisors gave final approval t ...

Wal-Mart and more needed

I read the letter that Patrick MacRoberts from Newcastle wrote on Thursday, June 6, ?Does North Auburn need a Wal-Mart?? I live in North Auburn and realize the need for more choice ...

Projects too good to lose

Recently I had the privilege of judging the senior projects at Placer High School. What an inspiring and uplifting experience it was. These projects teach the students about settin ...

Bring back our country

The jackass is doing all he can to be the president for the second term but I do hope people realize he has done nothing for our country but put us in terrible debt. He has been o ...

Fire measures poorly timed

The major point that has not been addressed for the two fire services bond measures is the yearly $150 parcel tax for state fire protection we will be paying. Is this going to the ...

About that bill sent to taxpayers ...

Apparently Mayor Kevin Hanley has a liking for quotes by former British prime ministers (“Thanks to all who supported Measure A,” Reader Input, June 7). Here is another ...

Our View: Humane Society's power needs to be in check

The local arm of the Humane Society aims to hold pet owners accountable for how they treat their furry companions. But what happens when someone questions the judgment of Humane S ...

Call to Readers

What do you think of the Humane Society? Your letters on this subject are wanted! They must include your first and last name, city you live in, a daytime phone number, and be limit ...

Auburn's dancing Yorkie charms San Antonio Spurs

Auburn is home to a dancing, piano playing, jumping, and flipping Yorkshire terrier named Twinkle. Owner Diana Alonzo-Ross has trained her five Yorkshire terriers and pony to do tr ...