Applegate

Will dead neighbor pay the fire fee?

Who is in control of the billing? Do they know what they are doing? I know they do not know what or how to bill, because they have billed me twice and my neighbor who has been dead ...

High gas prices a boom for biz?

Are gas prices a boom for Think Auburn First — a bust for Auburn Wal-Mart haters? “Shop Rollback savings on everyday low prices for the items you need” — except local gas a ...

Neighbor’s bark was plenty bad

Reply to article, “For dog-bark complaints, proof of woof falls on accuser,” (Journal, Oct. 2):They do not always come out to check about a dog barking. Someone can go ...

City catches up to the 1960s

Auburn officials acted as if (Director of Public Works) Bernie Schroeder had discovered the Lost City of Atlantis when presenting a modest example of performance-based budgeting a ...

Shame on the president

In response to Patricia Burke’s letter (“Letter writer sadly in denial,” July 19) about my July 17 letter regarding the president and his administration (“L ...

US president earned vitriol

Several letters recently have expressed concern over the tone some of the letters have taken regarding this current president and his administration. The letter writers have been a ...

Internet affects property values

The Journal said there is a state-standard minimum Internet speed of 60 megabytes per second down and 1.5 up (“Rural residents rally for better Internet access,” Journa ...

Veterans could rebuild nation

Watching the speeches on Memorial Day, I think they were missing a very important point. Oh, we?re good at cheering and waving flags and talking about how we ?Support the Troops.? ...

Retain Jennifer Montgomery

Our current supervisor has been doing a good job so far - why do we need a new one? One Johnson, whose signs are stuck up all over out-of-business businesses, and claims to be a ?D ...

Beware of misleading phone call

Residents in the Placer Hills Fire Protection District (Meadow Vista, Weimar, Applegate and small portions of Colfax and Auburn): you are affected by Measure E. Because property t ...