Auburn

Get off couch, then criticize

Sadly, two recent anti-bicyclist letters by David Chaddock (July 21) and Jan Demello (July 23) display some real impatience and ignorance. First, the Tour of Lincoln bike ride onl ...

Barely room for cars, much less bikes

Regarding bicyclists on our roads/Newcastle-Ophir area, I feel this is a safety issue. Bicycles should not be allowed on Power House Road from Newcastle to Auburn Folsom Road. The ...

Health care can be made better

I am concerned. My dear friend’s sibling cannot get insurance at any cost because she was born with a birth defect. Another good friend has been held back from seeking a better ...

Bicycles not out to get you

Let’s look at the situation of cars and bicycles sharing roads. To others irritated by cyclists, please think about this scenario. You have a 1,000- to 2,000-pound vehicle travel ...

Arrogant cyclists increase

I concur with Mr. Chaddock (Reader Input, July 22). I live in the Ophir area. A week ago Saturday as we were driving into Auburn on Bald Hill Road, two male cyclists were off ...

’59 Little League memories are gold

I want to thank Todd Mordhorst for his excellent story on the Championship Little League Team of 1959 (Journal, July 19). For those of us who were around then, it is wonderful to r ...

Bring our troops and money home

We have been in Iraq for over six years. Now we are sending more troops into Afghanistan, and we will spend another $92 billion on these conflicts. We continue to lose lives in bot ...

Don’t limit access to locally produced food

Please do NOT pass HR2749. First, my right to access to healthy, wholesome food would be threatened by this bill and I work very hard to obtain organic, locally and sustainably rai ...

Get health care like in Europe

We need to make changes in our country to make things better, to make better health care. Why couldn’t we do like Europe does where health care is paid for by the government, ins ...

New to California and laughing at it

I am fairly new to California and it is a shame to see that the state is the laughingstock of the country. Of course, soon the country will be in the same trouble as the state beca ...