Humans spoiled the pit bull

I can’t imagine life without a dog. I remember each one I’ve ever partnered with. Almost all canines were bred for a specific reason: work, hunting, farm, pleasure, etc. Pit ...

No wonder state went broke

I just read of a wonderful care facility for the elderly, Casa Olga, that is being forced to close because of state cuts. As a result, 88 seniors are being forced to leave their ...

Hospital does tough job well

After having made several visits to the Sutter Auburn Faith Hospital in the past couple of years, I would like to express my appreciation for the excellent service and competent ca ...

Public comment on hunt ignored

It is now becoming increasingly clear the minority is ruling the majority. The current system in place is violating the civil rights of hundreds of thousands of citizens. I am exp ...

Wine, food fest uncorks opportunity

On behalf of the Auburn Wine and Food Festival Committee, I would like to extend a million thanks to everyone involved with this year’s Auburn Wine and Food Festival, held Oct. 1 ...

Old Town Auburn celebrates objects vintage and antique

About 4,000 visitors are expected to flock around the streets of Old Town Auburn on Sunday during this year’s antiques fair. The 42nd Annual Fall Antiques and Collectibles Fair ...

Death penalty costs too much

The California death penalty is a terrible waste of money. We spend $140 million a year just for lawyers doing state appeals and for additional costs for housing prisoners on death ...

Get behind our president

Three letters in recent newspapers caught our eye as being debatable, if not wrong. One questions our patriotism if we believe the wars in Afghanistan and Iraq were a mistake, and ...

Coverage is Cat House catnip

A note of appreciation to Gus Thomson, Journal writer, and the editor of the Auburn Journal who have given the Cat House such wonderful exposure in stories written about saving t ...

Fire follow-up well organized

We would like to publicly thank all of the county offices that so quickly coordinated their functions in the DeWitt Center after the Auburn 49 Fire. Their friendly, helpful attitu ...