Auburn

Give capitalism chance to grow

Congratulations to Julie (Hendricks) (Reader Input, July 19) for exposing one more thing that is happening in this country that our liberal media will not report. If it were not ...

Build big box stores at airport

In my opinion, the city of Auburn should exercise eminent domain over the Auburn airport area. It’s an excellent place for big box stores. The airplanes can fly out of the Grass ...

Another View: Regional park projects need fair funding

Jim Holmes and Jennifer Montgomery, as “our” elected representatives to the Placer County Board of Supervisors, I am asking you to support your local community by leading the c ...

Leaders akin to spendthrift kids

Our elected leaders at all levels are just like a bunch of little kids as they can’t manage even a nickel. They always spend all the money even before they get it. Imagine, if y ...

Fringe groups harm majority

The Tea Party movement has been the gift that keeps on giving for the administration and the Democratic Party. The Tea Party has confused the Good Old Party and made them seem inep ...

Achievements by our president

Re: “Obama worst since Carter” by Robert Moggridge (Reader Input, July 20). Let’s take a moment to list some accomplishments of the Obama administration as well as things tha ...

Placer Sheriff’s Department first-class

On July 13 I had the honor of attending the Placer County Sheriff’s Department swearing-in ceremony. I was overwhelmed with the feelings that these officers and staff shared wit ...

Thank you to good neighbor

Thank you to the unknown gentleman who came to my rescue on Sunday, July 11. I was walking my dog along the frontage road of Auburn Ravine Road when I tripped on the uneven sidewa ...

Calendar more sorry than funny

Re: “Not laughing at nudie calendar,” (Reader Input, July 20). Marlene (Corey), you were not the only one offended by the “Bad boys’ calendar.” My wife and I were also o ...

Control dogs even in park

I think Victoria Curtis needs to watch “The Dog Whisperer” on the Discovery channel (Journal, July 19). Dogs don’t like or dislike leashes. Dogs are pack animals and when yo ...