Another View: Placer County tiptoes toward fiscal recovery

Editor’s note: This is the first of a three-part column series that will run in the Journal in the coming week.Placer County’s budget picture has changed dramatically s ...

Media Life: Lost 1950s best-seller, movie boast Auburn characters, settings

AUBURN CA - When your Auburn grandfather is the thinly veiled subject of a book that turns into a best-seller and then a major motion picture, is it too much of a stretch to get th ...

Community backs its youth

I recently attended the Junior Livestock Auction at the Gold Country Fair and once again the businesses and residents of the greater Auburn area were there to support the youth who ...

Measure B worth the price

I voted for Measure B, joining a majority of my neighbors in working to save Newcastle Fire. I treasure the peace of mind of having an experienced fire department and a safe fire s ...

People of Auburn: Thanks

On behalf of the Auburn Presbyterian, Bayside Auburn, and Pioneer United Methodist churches, I would like to say thank you to all the families who donated to our Auburn Community F ...

Ditch current ‘milquetoast’

Say Ed Saiz: (“Republicans are anti-veteran,” Reader Input, Sept. 26) — are you kidding? I’m a Vietnam vet who under Republic administrations got my degree ...

Common sense went by the wayside

In reply to Bill LaFlaur (“Republicans rich-obsessed,” Reader Input, Sept. 21), “America today faces three overarching challenges, each of which transcends the pa ...

Republicans are anti-veteran

The men and women who serve in our military have been cheated by the Senate Republicans. Just before leaving for elections they blocked passage of the Veterans Job Corps that would ...

Giving Measure K a no vote

I voted for Measure B to support our Newcastle Fire Department now and in the future. Following passage of Measure B, the Newcastle fire board at its Aug. 9 meeting approved adding ...

Steve & Cokie’s views slanted

If you’re printing stuff by Cokie and Steven Roberts, please don’t put them under “Another View” (Journal, Sept. 25). Label it “Another Totally Biased ...