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Reader Input: Feeling helpless in face of big boxes

Thank you, Scott Holbrook, for your insightful view on Costco moving into the DeWitt Center (“Breaking down the argument for big boxes,” Another View, Dec. 10). Your th ...

Reader Input: Free enterprise wins yet again

Response to Linda Rector, (“Share the coffee retailing love,” Reader Input, Dec. 16): Dear Linda: If we check the facts, what a concept. If it’s anyone&rsqu ...

Reader Input: Share the coffee retailing love

Response to Jill Zander regarding Dutch Bros. of Dec.12 (“Dutch Bros. has right to expand,” Reader Input): Dear Jill, I really like the uniqueness and differences t ...

Reader Input: Supes see only dollar signs

Shame on our supervisors, four of them at least, who would obviously sell their mothers for a tax dollar to protect a great community resource. Cheers to Scott Holbrook who broug ...

Reader Input: Where does rule of law begin?

Bit by bit I am re-examining my beliefs about Obama’s blanket amnesty. Recently I read a case history of a young man, brought into the U.S. illegally by his parents at the ...

Ruffcorn to take helm as interim director

Auburn officials formally announced their plans to make Police Chief John Ruffcorn the Interim Director of Emergency Service Administration Friday morning – a move that will ...

Reader Input: Jumping for joy that Costco’s coming

Thank you to the (Placer County) Board of Supervisors for getting things started for Costco. I am thrilled that Costco will be coming to town. In my 46 years of living in Auburn ...

Reader Input: Commerce before history

My thoughts on the “Music and More vs. Costco” issue is that it is just easier to cite possible lawsuits, insufficient space and other reasons that have been used than ...

Reader Input: Costco wins by default

Yes, Virginia (Diffenbaugh), there is a Santa Claus (“Shame on the board of supes,” Reader Input, Dec. 11). But, he’s not Jim Holmes or any of the other people ...

Reader Input: We can coexist with native wildlife

I read the article (“Bear suspected in Auburn sheep deaths,” Journal, Dec. 9) and was concerned about the difference in the information that your paper was giving, ap ...