Auburn

Please cite some facts

I had to laugh at Don J. Greer’s letter on Friday, June 22, “Nation needs Mitt Romney.” Your letter does provide many numbers that do put President Obama in the f ...

Prudish outlook is out of place

In response to your editorial comment “River run should focus on the rapids, not the nudity” (Our View, June 24), I am an Auburn Journal subscriber but have not realize ...

Blame the electorate, not cable news

What does Fox News have to do with anything? I am always amazed that when someone writes their opinion in the Auburn Journal, and others don?t agree is because of Fox News or some ...

Auburn pilot prepares to say 'so long" to 'sexy"

When Ken Dwelle decided to tear down his racing air plane, ?Critical Mass,? in 2006 and return it to the two-seat, post-World War II training aircraft the British destined it to be ...

Humane Society a fine resource

I am writing in regard to an article the Auburn Journal published May 27 regarding Ms. Rosemary Frieborn and the Humane Society of the Sierra Foothills (“Woman says horse die ...

Business lacks human element

I have lived in Auburn overall for 30 years and ever since (a local restaurant) opened my family and I have been customers. On Saturday, my husband was running in Auburn and wasn? ...

No boots, but this fitness camp packs a punch

For Ashlie Pechin, getting fit means hitting the ground running. Only in this case, it’s hitting the ground for her FitForce Bootcamp.Pechin, a certified fitness trainer, pur ...

Camp forges bond between children, deputies

The 19th Annual Ride with Pride camp for local children is bringing law enforcement and young people together in the community. The five-day program offered by the Placer County S ...

Modern world a confusing place

The two John Edwards? two Americas is emblematic of the two worlds of this 21st century. According to Tom Friedman of the New York Times, the world is flat and we live in a global ...

Support Obama in second term

Ginny and I continue strongly in our belief that President Obama is the man we should have in a second term in the White House. We are steadfast in our belief that he will lead ou ...

Smart car stuff of nightmares

I have recently been reading about ?driverless? cars. Computers will be driving the car. Then the driver can just sit behind the wheel and talk on the cell phone or text or work on ...

Take care behind the wheel of a car

This will be a first for me. I usually keep my thoughts to myself, but on my way to work the other morning there was a doe that had been hit in the middle of the road. She wasn?t ...

Credit the SEAL Team Six victory

I could not let the letter by Mr. (Tom) Dwelle, “Don’t out our special-ops” (Reader Input, May 17) go without a printed response. Perhaps it’s time for Mr. ...

When did USA get a king?

While reading a biography of Oliver Cromwell this past weekend, I was struck by one of the conflicts during the reign of Charles I. Some claimed the king had the right to make laws ...

Let Roseville be a 'shoppers" paradise"

It is not up to me to change any of your minds, but shame on me if I didn?t try. I am an Auburn native, born and raised, and completely love this town. I am very familiar with the ...