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Reader Input: Wondering why some folks deny

Les Polette, in his March 5 letter in the Auburn Journal, “Global warming fraudulent scam,” claims that “There is no evidence that CO2 emissions from fossil fuel ...

Reader Input: It’s a flat world to McClintock

RE: “McClintock, Moore exchange blows in debate,” Journal, Oct. 15. While there are myriad issues that separate these two contenders for the 4th Congressional Distric ...

Reader input: Elect the genuine local for US rep

Looks as though (U.S. Rep. Tom) McClintock has a primary challenge (“McClintock challenged from within GOP ranks” Journal, March 13). So, what is the best way to discre ...

Reader Input: Gun look-alikes require rules

C. Richard Dann would have our law enforcement officers respond to threats only if the officer was fired upon or witnessed gunfire (“Only shoot if a valid threat,” Read ...

PG&E responds to million-dollar canal break lawsuit

PG&E filed its formal response to a civil lawsuit initiated by two Colfax neighbors who are seeking more than $1 million in damages stemming from the utility’s repair and ...

Colfax neighbors file million-dollar lawsuit against PG&E

When the water turned back on for some 3,800 customers, attention floated away from the Bear River Canal, but the property owners at the site of the break would be left adrift in a ...

Reader Input: USA makes room for all

Dee Nann, in her April 12 letter to the Auburn Journal’s Reader Input section, has made me thankful for the many rights we have in this great nation. We have the right to b ...

Warning issued after mountain lion stalks hiker near Colfax

  State wildlife authorities have posted warnings along a popular wilderness trail near Colfax after a hiker reported being aggressively stalked by a large mountain lion on t ...

Reader Input: Mental test may backfire

New York State recently outlawed the AR-15 assault rifle and other similar firearms. Olympic Arms, a maker of an AR-15 version, retaliated by refusing to sell such firearms to an ...

Placer County moves to fill at-large seat on Planning Commission

Placer County is giving city dwellers until Friday to apply for an open at-large Planning Commission post. Supervisors amended an ordinance this past Tuesday to broaden the field ...

New Placer planning panel criteria sparks Board of Supervisors clash

  The question of where one of Placer County Planning Commission’s two at large members should live has been settled – but not before supervisors supporting openi ...

Reader Input: Fine Fox News mouthpiece

Kristine Bethga, in the Dec. 13, Reader Input section of the Auburn Journal, finds it “offensive” that the president is scheduling a vacation while Americans are still ...

Reader Input: Since when is ‘liberal’ a dirty word?

Don Greer’s Reader Input from the Nov. 22 Auburn Journal paints the term “liberal” as an awful moniker (“Reader Input: Cartoon in bad taste, paper too liber ...