Money trail tough to follow

Mary Ann Frank wants us to check the backers of bills and candidates (“Check out who backs issues, candidates,” Reader Input, June 14). Oh, that we could!Since the U.S. ...

Name-calling reflects badly

Dee Nann, your rhetoric is so ugly and disrespectful (“Bring back our country,” Reader Input, June 10)! You are so lucky that you live in the U.S. and have the right to ...

Shoppers need added choices

Thank you, Elyse Barrel, for your comment about Wal-Mart (“Must shop at Wal-Mart,” Reader Input, June 12). I throughly support Wal-Mart, Costco, Trader Joe’s and ...

More wineries are a good thing

A small group on disgruntled NIMBYs (not in my backyard) thinks wineries are the source of all evil. With a strong emphasis on Placer Grown and local agriculture I believe they are ...

New scholarship created to honor math teacher

“At age 94, in the last few months of his life, I asked my dad what he would change if he could go back and do things differently.” He said ‘I should have never q ...

Placer County suspect arrested after 15 years of eluding authorities

AUBURN CA - It took 15 years, but Placer County authorities have finally arrested Lawrence Dewald. Dewald was taken into custody last week in the coastal California community of M ...

"Paleo" mom doing right

In response to John Sisson’s “Reasons to doubt diet,” (Reader Input, June 14):The “Paleo diet” is far from a poorly controlled experiment. If anything ...

Let Auburn begin anew

After enduring an 18-month, epic battle that ended in the defeat of the tragically flawed ballot initiative, Measure A, I think it is clear that this community has learned some ver ...

Winery centers are a disaster recipe

Wineries claimed, ?We are farmers, we have a right to farm,? (even though they can sell 240,000 bottles of imported wine without growing a single grape of their own) and with the h ...

Clarification of 6/15 editorial cartoon

The Journal would like to clarify the editorial cartoon printed in its Friday, June 15, 2012 edition on Page A4. The bills that the cartoon states Carpe Vino has not paid are two d ...