Are we people or sheeple?

The government plan to take over health care and eliminate private health insurance as it is currently proposed will result in California having the fourth highest tax rate in the ...

Work crews stand idle

I recently witnessed two separate construction crews working. I saw the PCWA in the Robie Point area and a county crew working near Kemper. I have a suggestion for the management ...

Unlicensed deer hunters unsafe

Stop the deer hunt in Granite Bay and Loomis, where children ages 12 to 17 will be allowed to kill does. No hunting license needed for those children or the adult that will accomp ...

Bow to history in naming city square

The July 17 Auburn Journal editorial begged our citizenry to weigh in on its thoughts regarding Streetscape, a part of which has been the apparent renaming of our Central Square as ...

Can we survive being saved?

In the 1960s you saved us from fluoride in our water. In the 1970s you said you were saving old people from property taxes, but gave us Proposition 13 instead. Welcome to the wo ...

Take charge of guarding health

Obviously, there are a lot of good things about our wonderful country. But oftentimes the good can become the enemy of the best. Today, we are dealing with a health care crisis th ...

So nice to get camera back

I would like to express appreciation to an anonymous resident of your community. On Saturday, July 18, I lost my camera while vacationing at the Grand Canyon. Even though my name a ...

Build the Auburn dam

I personally will never understand the people who don’t want us to have the Auburn dam. I do know the river rafters don’t, but are they the majority? Can’t they catch the riv ...

Joy of reading is a reward in itself

I’m compelled to comment further about a letter (Reader Input, Aug. 4) from 12-year-old Hannah Brown objecting to the library’s teen reading program offering fast food gift ce ...

Our View: "Downtown business, arts need our support now, more than ever"

Downtown Auburn is under construction, and everyone has a role in completing the work. Not with picks and shovels and paint brushes, but with patience and participation — and st ...