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Reader Input: Sewer rate proposal unclear

It is important to write a letter to the Auburn city clerk to protest and oppose the proposed sewer rate increases if you want your opinion to count. According to the rules of Pr ...

Reader Input: Fight the sewer rate increase

Our last and best chance to halt the regional sewer scheme is upon us. Auburn’s City Council will raise rates soon unless enough ratepayers document their disapproval. It i ...

Reader Input: Sewer hike cash going where?

I am writing about the letter I received from the City of Auburn about the sewer hike. As an owner of a single-family residence in Auburn, I have a few questions about this issue t ...

Adventurous Auburnite a Yosemite ‘bear intern’

At 18 years of age, Auburn resident Jessica Hadley is well-acquainted with the wild, wooly fauna of the American outback. The daughter of lifelong environmentalists, she’s ...

Auburn cardiac survivor’s tattoo can’t be beat

Most people probably aren’t aware we’re in the middle of CPR Awareness Week. But 18-year-old Adam Gutierrez of Auburn, who attributes his own survival to prompt medical ...

Reader Input: Auburn area lousy for affordable rentals

You don’t have to drive to Sacramento nor fly to India to find slumlord rentals. Auburn is riddled with rentals that are managed and/or owned by slumlords. I recognized thi ...

Reader Input: Yes, I voted — because we can

In response to an Auburn Journal “Call to Readers” asking whether readers have voted, and why or why not: Yes, I voted and you ask why: because men and women have die ...

Reader Input: Time to advocate for mental health

Patrick Kennedy, former congressman, nephew of President John F. Kennedy and son of Sen. Edward Kennedy, admits to being co-occurring and suffers from both a mental health challeng ...

Reader Input: Beware feds’ data gathering

Are you concerned about the government invading your private life? The Federal Housing Finance Agency is seeking comments on a new National Mortgage Database that would collect not ...

Reader Input: County causing jail crowding

The May 30 Auburn Journal article “Realignment triggers jail releases” is very misleading. Is this part of a campaign by some Placer County criminal justice officials t ...