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Reader Input: Spokely leadership offers balance

I couldn’t be more enthusiastic and supportive of Matt Spokely, candidate for Auburn City Council. I have known Matt and his family for years, watched him raise his childre ...

Reader Input: Measure B deserves a ‘no’

Greed prevails. In 1991, over 13,000 Placer County residents signed petitions to stop runaway Placer County Supervisors salaries. Here we are 23 years later with the same problem. ...

McClintock, Moore exchange blows in debate

Congressman Tom McClintock and opposing congressional candidate Art Moore locked horns during a contentious debate centered on voting record, district residency and legislative exp ...

Reader Input: Prop. 47 aims to decriminalize crime

Don’t let the name fool you; there is nothing safe about Proposition 47, also known as the “Safe Neighborhoods and Schools Act.” In truth, Proposition 47 is a d ...

Reader Input: Supervisors exhibit greed

Greed prevails. In 1991, over 13,000 Placer County residents signed petitions to stop runaway Placer County Supervisors’ salaries. Here we are, 23 years later, with the s ...

Reader Input: Congress needs Art Moore

With very little notice to the public, there was a debate Tuesday morning put on by the Meddlers at City Hall. Unfortunately, it was at 7 a.m. I attended, with quite a few others ...

Reader Input: Spokely brings civil discourse

Auburn has some of the most involved, dedicated and hardworking community members I’ve had the opportunity to work with. Matt Spokely is a past president of our local recre ...

Reader Input: Spokely devoted to Auburn’s best

I have had the opportunity to serve with Matt Spokely on the Auburn City Planning Commission and have learned firsthand what a remarkable man he is. His analytical skills, which ...

Reader Input: 8 reasons to avoid fracking

(Allow me to supply you) reasons for “no fracking.” 1. Under the misguided motto “Less oil from Middle East, dig ours,” we destroy our land and water to & ...

Reader Input: Vote Brown for strong schools

The Auburn Union School District (AUSD) educates some 2,100 students and is among the largest employers in Auburn, with more than 200 employees and a budget upwards of $12 million. ...