Auburn Journal

Follow rules and stay happy

On July 6, I read the letter in the Auburn Journal, “Reader fleeing Golden State.” I’ll admit the living isn’t easy in California, but I rather doubt that any other place w ...

Ruffalo: Don’t look for board meetings on Lake of the Pines telecast

There’s a very interesting question being asked over at Lake of the Pines. It goes something like this: Are there, or are there not carp in the lake? No doubt a pause is necessa ...

Article shines light on abuse

Congratulations to Bridget Jones, Journal staff writer, for her excellent front-page headline article, “Do teens abuse prescription drugs?” (June 24-25). Her reporting was very ...

Community Portrait: Dan Sokol a volunteer watchdog over community government

You might not recognize him on the street because he’s not a flashy guy, but if you are a frequent reader of the Auburn Journal you will recognize his name. Dan Sokol has writte ...

Leash violation fines could fund parks

Wednesday, I read the article about Lucky, and it was heartbreaking (“Resident seeks leash law after poodle’s death,” Journal, June 8). My sincerest sympathy goes out to Ms. ...

Our View: Conserve, prepare for the worst

Fire and water have at different times put fear into foothill residents. The fear of a devastating summer wildfire is a constant thought on many residents’ minds. The loss of wa ...

Another View: Thank you from PCWA to all its customers

The failure of the Pacific Gas & Electric Bear River Canal this spring to sustain water supplies to PCWA was a very serious situation for the people of Placer County. Thankfully w ...

Our View: Kids or not, you have a stake in Auburn schools

Auburn school supporters, it’s time to speak now or forever hold your peace. The marriage that bonds the Auburn community with quality elementary education has been rocked the p ...

One thanks is never enough

In regard to the letter to the editor, “Battle of the Bands took a break,” (Reader Input, May 17). Thank you, Janet Klemba, for writing the letter telling of a kindness extende ...

Beth Gaines won by default

In response to the Auburn Journal May 4 articles on the very costly (District 4) Assembly race and other elections (five in all, total tops over $1 million), it is very sad that th ...