Afghanistan

Veterans Day parade right on track

Our Veterans Day committee would like to thank the Auburn Journal for the wonderful article (Nov. 4) on this year’s Veterans Day parade. As it mentioned, each year we honor a spe ...

Family and friends honor fallen Marine

Victor Dew was a big baby, weighing 9 pounds 10 ounces at birth. His mom, Patty Schumacher, called him “my little man.” So it wasn’t a surprise when she once fou ...

Granite Bay Marine dies in Afghanistan

A Granite Bay man was killed Wednesday during combat operations in Helmand province, Afghanistan. Private First Class Victor A. Dew, 20, was one of four U.S. Marines killed, accor ...

Bring UN in on Iraq/Afghan wars

A possible solution to the Afghan-Iraq war(s) would be to request that the United Nations take an active part in overseeing and controlling and establishing effective democratic go ...

Why no outcry over war deaths?

July was the deadliest month of the war in Afghanistan to date. Sixty-six of our brave troops were killed there. Where is the outrage, the demonstrations, the critical editorials ...

Exit Afghan war immediately

Does any intelligent person out there honestly believe that when we finally exit the Afghan cesspool we will leave anything behind other than an ignorant, illiterate, fanatical, op ...

Memorial Day often overlooked

It is easy to celebrate Memorial Day and allow its true meaning to escape us. Gathering at barbecues or ball games with family and friends, Americans often overlook the holiday’s ...

Help the USA move forward

After reading Diana Pryor’s stirring defense of Fox “News” (Reader Input, Feb. 22) and seeing many other opinions in the Journal that can only be described as Obama hatred, I ...
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