Alan Shuttleworth

Freedom of speech on I-80

My wife and I were driving east on I-80 in the three-lane section near Rocklin when a giant SUV pulled up next to our driver’s side door. The driver beeped his horn to catch ou ...

Put blame on Obama

Re: “Can reader kindly zip it?” (Reader Input, June 12). Alan (Shuttleworth), your reply to Dee Nann (“Bring back our country,” Reader Input, June 10) remin ...

Can writer kindly zip it?

Re: “Bring back our country,” Reader Input, June 10):Dee Nann has asked that we get our country back. Alas, Ms. Nann is seeking a time that our country has (thankfully) ...

Joe Carroll’s legacy endures

Thanks to Al Albertazzi for a nice piece on Joe Carroll in the March 11 Journal. When Joe’s Auburn Augur was being printed, it was the first thing I turned to when the paper arri ...

Some behavior flagrantly unsafe

Regarding a letter to the editor, “Build new type of train crossing” in the Feb. 19 Journal: Every time someone disregards the rules of common sense and gets hurt or killed, th ...

Sierra Market a valued part of Colfax

Christina Bethea’s critique of Colfax shopping (Reader Input, Nov. 21), is a bit lacking in “Basic Economics 101.” As a 31-year shopper at Colfax’s Sierra Market, I know ...

Steer clear of dancing

Sara Seyydin’s article on the Auburn billboard quotes several Auburnites as saying, “Not porn.” What these folks missed is the gal on the billboard was wearing cowboy boots. ...

Keep blame where it belongs

Frances Hare’s Journal letter of Aug. 22 would have us all believe that the I-80 rock-throwing incident is the fault of Caltrans because there is no “protective fencing to prev ...

Attacks in supervisor race irrelevant to district

The run for a District 5 Supervisor seat in Placer County has just gone national! I just finished reading a mailer from incumbent, Bruce Kranz. The flier presents the Kranz view of ...