National buddy system needed

I am very disturbed about what’s been happening here in town with the vandalism going on. OK, I know they caught the stinkers but it will continue again and again. This hurts peo ...

GOP sounds desperate

The fringe right of the GOP ran this country into the ground with foreign policy based on lies, economic policies based on unregulated thievery causing a near depression and ecolog ...

Get back to ethical care

I have been very fortunate to have been covered by health insurance for most years. As I look back, I am appalled at how things have changed. When I was covered under my family’s ...

Scrip program benefits school

Thank you, Auburn Safeway, management, employees and customers. With your help, St. Joseph School was able to collect over $1,200 with the eScrip.com back-to-school redemption pr ...

Cartoon just a disgrace

Recently while looking through the online Auburn Journal I came across what at the time seemed like an ordinary cartoon by a Mr. Andy Lukkonen titled, “Colfax School.” Upon s ...

Show pit bulls zero tolerance

In response to Pat Brandhorst’s letter (Auburn Journal, Oct 16): I hope everybody jumps on the bandwagon and we get pit bull ownership banned. I have zero tolerance and no compa ...

Get pit bull facts straight

First of all, it is ignorant to say that the pit bull was bred to kill for man’s pleasure. The Staffordshire terrier is a mixture of the strong bulldog and the driven terrier. ...

After the sale, take down those signs

Dear Auburn area residents: I love attending the yard sales that you offer. Over the years I have found a plethora of used treasures available by following all the signs posted on ...

Home of poker, ‘red meat night’

A picturesque two-story stucco building in Downtown Auburn has been a home away from home for its members for nearly 100 years. The Tahoe Club is and always has been “just a soc ...

ABCs of reorganizing spelled out for district

Area educators got a crash course in school district reorganization Monday. The Placer County Office of Education hosted a workshop presented by School Innovation and Advocacy, f ...