Dealership closure was his signal to open shop

Customers and employees are still feeling the fallout from the sudden May 13 closure of Auburn’s Harley-Davidson sales and service center off Highway 49. But at least one glimme ...

Circus animals fare badly

Re: Circus coming to town riles animal rights activist, (Journal, June 12). Thank you for focusing some attention on the controversy about the Carson & Barnes Circus’ treatment ...

Stop taking from the elderly

Please do not vote for IHSS (In-Home Supportive Services) programs to be cut. It is cruelty to the elderly and disabled to take away this badly needed service. We have already had ...

Preposterous to cut our school buses

I express strong opposition to the governor’s proposal to cut home-school transportation. This cut will put the safety and lives of schoolchildren at risk. It will disproportion ...

Golden age of analog left its mark on viewers

It’s time to say good-bye to analog. For many TV viewers, Friday’s switch to digital will mark the end of an era in television tech that stretches back to the so-called Golden ...

Surf’s up Saturday for Pyronaut party

You wouldn’t think the switch from grunge to surf music would be a natural progression. After all, it’s not as simple as replacing your ripped jeans with board shorts. But it ...

Educate women on self-control

I have tried to read, as much as possible, the many articles that have been written on the abortion and anti-abortion issues. As I understand it, abortion supporters contend that ...

Reduce bloated bureaucracy

Our girlie man governator left California on Tuesday like a rat deserting a sinking ship so he could hang out with his buds in Washington. The voters resoundedly informed the sp ...

Feature provided needed focus

Thank you so much for the article and pictures of our daughter, Kaitlin, that ran on the front page of the Auburn Journal May 18. Katie is very excited — as are we! We have bee ...

Economy precedes new pollution controls

Our nation continues to cope with a deep recession. The state’s unemployment rate is at a historic high. The state’s budget crisis is in a freefall as tax receipts have plummet ...