Auburn Journal

Journal keeps river in focus

If the door has not closed to acknowledge former Journal editor Deric Rothe’s many accomplishments I would like to thank him for being such an extraordinary friend of the America ...

Veterans permit our freedoms

My last letter in the Auburn Journal (Nov. 8) was published several weeks after I turned it in. (FM radio station) KAHI got enough “flack” about “Nick and Arty” that it wa ...

Deepest thanks to our veterans

Kudos to the Auburn Journal for the article featuring U.S. Marine Tim Bergenstock on Wednesday, Oct 26. He and millions of other veterans are what has kept this country free. I can ...

Literacy extends to computers

Re: “New tax will sneak up on you,” (Reader Input, Oct. 26). This is the season of political propaganda. In response to (letter writer) Dale Smith’s input in your publication ...

Questions re: high speed train

In a recent article I just finished reading; the article stated that California’s high speed train would cost $50 billion. California voters were told the cost would be $9 billio ...

Community came together

Operation Mom would like to thank everyone who helped in our “Make a Difference in a Military Person’s Day” at The Grocery Outlet, Saturday, Oct. 22. The generous folks of ou ...

Auburn Trader move into Journal is now complete

Merger a smooth transition Trader staff report After some shifting and readjusting, The Auburn Trader is fully moved into the Auburn Journal. The two publications are now housed ...

True gentleman, Deric Rothe

I would like to share my observation that (former Journal editor) Deric (Rothe) is an incredibly devoted and fun father. Our daughters skied together for many years at Auburn Ski C ...

Longtime editor Rothe will be missed

It was sad to see Deric Rothe leave the Auburn Journal/Gold Country Media. Under Deric’s leadership the Gold Country papers became top-notched, first class community newspapers. ...

Let us defend ourselves

Re: “Gunfire outside Stockton burger stand kills one,” (Journal, Oct. 11). The shooting that happened in Stockton at a burger stand was ironic. If people could have guns in pub ...

Moving forward at the Journal

What is going on at the Auburn Journal? It’s a fair question. And one that’s been asked by many community members of Journal staff members as we do our job of reporting on the ...

Longtime Journal editor says goodbye

The Journal recently said goodbye to a longtime community leader in its editor Deric Rothe. Rothe, who dedicated 14 years to molding the Auburn Journal into a relevant community ...

Photo ID not so much to ask

My wife constantly accuses me of being naïve and I admit to believing in something until negative evidence in the belief is just too preponderant to continue supporting it. Case ...

Auburn needs a city charter

In response to “Charter makes it way to election ballot,” Journal, Sept. 13, I find it interesting that the story decided to give voice to one person who opposes the charter bu ...

Journal to discontinue Doonesbury strip

The Auburn Journal is no longer running the Doonesbury political cartoon by Garry Trudeau. A recent series of strips contained offensive language and content that the Journal deem ...