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Reader input: Veterans: Stand and salute flag

Thanks to Suzanne Blaney (“Rushton nailed it on patriotism,” Reader Input, June 24) for encouraging everyone to show appropriate respect for our flag. There was an amen ...

Reader Input: Rushton nailed it on patriotism

Stand up for Susan Rushton (“Don’t tread on these,” And another thing, Journal, June 22). With Fourth of July approaching, we should all stand up for the color gu ...

NOON HOUR UPDATE: It’s a grand old flag again at Placer High; local real estate numbers still on the rise?; Auburn’s thoughts on $10 an hour wage and local woman gets treasure back

12 dead in Navy Yard shooting: The Associated Press is reporting that 12 people have been killed in a morning shooting spree at the Navy Yard in Washington D.C. Authorities also su ...

Don’t call it ‘no hands’ bridge

After reading several letters of various opinions regarding the painting of the Mountain Quarries Bridge on the wall of (the barber) shop, I could not help but add my two cents. Fi ...

Flagpole for Central Square

The Auburn Public Works Department installed a new 30-foot flagpole in Central Square Thursday morning. The pole will hold the American flag. The cost of the new pole and foundatio ...

Put the flag in rightful pride of place

Ever since I read the May 5 letter to the editor about the American flag by the gentleman, Mr. (Lyle) Solomon, where the flag had been placed in obscurity Downtown, I totally agree ...

Central Square lacks our nation’s flag

What happened to our national symbol? I know everyone has their views, good or bad, on the new Central Square. I personally like the new fresh look and how it has attracted more p ...