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Remember the nation’s poor

Let’s remember something. While we are waving our flags, there are approximately 50 million people living in poverty in America. Let’s think about them, too. ALLEN CASSIDY, A ...

Reader seeks smarter letters

I have lived in many other cities and subscribed to many local papers, and I am certain that none other than the Auburn Journal would ever have published such foolish and spiteful ...

Parade did Auburn proud

As a Vietnam veteran I have to admit that I still have many mixed emotions from that era and the treatment that was rendered to me and my fellow Viet vets. That is (I hope) in the ...

What happened to ‘Buy American’?

What is the real reason for high unemployment and disappearance of jobs? One has to wonder if the rise in our unemployment rate has more to do with our manufacturing going to othe ...

‘Ten Cannots’ resonate today

A definition of insanity is doing the same thing over and over again and expecting different results. We are witnessing this phenomenon in the actions of our “government.” Les ...

Keep veterans’ parade peaceful

In response to Thad Westphalia’s letter (Reader Input, Nov. 17), it is mildly amusing that some who claim to be free thinkers and advocates for peace stoop to the lowest form of ...

Now California imports pitbulls

I can’t believe what I just read. There is an organization in Sacramento that has received over two dozen pitbulls from a dog-fighting ring in Missouri. Isn’t there any other s ...

For heaven’s sake, bring back Dave in a.m.

Several weeks ago my alarm went off on a Monday morning. I thought I died and went to heaven! I’m listening to Dave in the a.m. on KAHI again! But wait! Naw! He’s just subbing. ...

Hillmen fever is an affliction Auburn enjoys

The 2009 Placer Hillmen football team has returned the fever to LeFebvre stadium. And all over town, there is a buzz of positive energy. Tonight, during a potentially thunderous ...

Hillmen take on Foothill in playoff

“Leave no doubt.” That’s been the mantra for the Placer High School football team throughout the summer and fall as they collected wins and captured the attention of an Aubu ...