Auburn

Why was dog attack allowed?

Must agree with Daniel Chauvin of Colfax regarding dog attack in Auburn (Reader Input, Sept. 25). Having one dog for a pet is fine. Four is a pack and one will be Alpha Dog (leade ...

Shamed by inaction

During one of the most desperate times in our national struggle for independence, the patriot Thomas Paine rallied our nation with his immortal plea which began with “These are t ...

One gear, lots of titles

Linda Eckhart couldn’t shift gears even if she wanted to. The 41-year-old Auburn resident rode to first place in the women’s single speed category of the Tahoe-Sierra 100 moun ...

Let Afghans do it themselves

The public seems to be turning against Obama’s war against the Taliban in Afghanistan. The military appears to be wanting more troops hoping for a surge type of success as in Ira ...

Government must deliver

The United States Postal Service delivered a postcard from a physician to one of his patients to me. The name of the patient is wrong. The street number is wrong. The street is wr ...

How many pets are permitted?

Based on the violent attack that happened to the young man on the Sept 16 by four pitbulls, please do not return these animals to their owner, and make our city safe. How many ani ...

Protect citizens from violent pitbulls

I am a resident of Auburn, and a very concerned citizen over the incident of the four pitbulls that attacked the young man (Journal, Sept. 20). I live within 100 yards of these ani ...

Artist challenged dancing ‘out of the box’

Jeane Schwarzkopf has been a resident of the Auburn area for 35 years, though her passions have taken her all over the world. Currently she splits her time between her enchanting c ...

Salvation Army is a charity

On behalf of Parkside Church of the Nazarene, I am responding to a letter appearing in the Sept. 22 Auburn Journal. Under the heading, “Helping 49 Fire victims is charity,” o ...

Teen kept her pageant interests quiet

Thirteen-year-old Claire Wright was never the beauty pageant type. “She grew up on a ranch with horses, cows, sheep and dirt,” said Claire’s mom Karen Wright. “She grew u ...