Auburn

Medicine prices way too steep

Many people who watch The Ed (Schultz) Show saw him interviewing a leading Republican on his program. He asked why he hadn’t voted for an amendment to the health care reform bill ...

Big coffers trump citizens

I could not agree more with Elinor Petuskey on why we in the United States don’t have decent affordable health care, like our allies (Reader Input, Dec. 30). Look only to how m ...

Vote out the spenders

I am often amazed to read some of the letters in the paper. It was good to see that several students seem to understand how our government works as so many others don’t. Our gove ...

Olympic games unite the world

Re: “1960’s Squaw Valley Olympics treasure unearthed in Midwest,” (Journal, Dec. 10). I think it is wonderful that we can celebrate a part of our heritage. This celebration ...

Streetscape begun too late in year

As a resident of Downtown Auburn, I have watched closely as the Downtown Streetscape project has progressed. My family and I are huge fans of the Old State Theater, the shops and t ...

Reach out to a hurting world

Christmas is a time of giving of ourselves. It’s about helping others more than ourselves. It’s giving what little we have without return. It’s about reaching out to the hurt ...

Obama gives job his all

Ginny and I believe that it was a great thing when we elected Obama to be our president, and we still hold onto that belief in spite of all the negative things that have been and ...

Go back home, California girls

Let’s hear it big for change! We’ve changed our national debt into something appalling, much to the delight of the Chinese who own us and collect the enormous interest on our ...

‘Taco Bell takedown’ uncalled for

There is something very unsettling about David Marinoble, the perpetrator of the so-called “Taco Bell takedown” (Journal, Dec. 23). He seems like a petty and short-fused perso ...

Amgen Tour: Auburn still in running for spot

Auburn’s role along the Amgen Tour of California remains unclear but organizers now have a firm target date to clarify local routes for the May bike race. Michael Roth, the tour ...