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Religions show the right way

I agree with Gary L. Vogt, that one shouldn’t use hate to push their agenda (Reader Input, Dec. 14), and I hope the Journal will censor hateful diatribes from their site. But, I ...

God belongs in Thanksgiving, nation

In reply to those who have shared their doubts that America was born of God and established by Christian principles by God: Benjamin Franklin is best known for his inventions. But ...

Obama is a great man

Ginny and I believe our president, Barack Obama, is a great man who deserves to be our president for many reasons. He is smart, he is black, he is all-American, he believes in peac ...

God’s evidence is everywhere

My letter is in response to Kent Campbell (Reader Input, Oct. 21), “Leave deity out of miners’ rescue:” Kent Campbell, I am glad you enjoyed watching the miners’ rescue ...

Muslims mean to take over

When is a religion not just a religion? The Muslim movement has a religious component, but it goes far beyond that and incorporates Shariah law with its own set of rules for livin ...

Crime overemphasis unnecessary

The Auburn Journal devotes so much space to the various crimes that occur in our community. From a group of antisocial adolescents who thoughtlessly threw dangerous objects off a b ...

Forest Lake nurtured girls

The last two paragraphs of Dave Krizman’s March 10 column, “Homegrown talent leads to quality hoops,” really rang true. We moved from El Dorado Hills for our daughters to at ...

If you quote history do so accurately

Ms. Angela Collier seems to feel that a nation formed under God means that we are only Christians (Reader Input, June 23). There are myriad religions that believe in God but are no ...

U.S. is nation of many religions

It is curious that so many assert the United States is a Christian nation. Our founders realized the reason many fled Europe was because of religious persecution — that of one Ch ...

United States is more than a nation of Christians

I cannot but disagree with Elly Derr’s letter of April 14. We are not a Christian nation. We are a nation of many religions and of non-religious people. Ms. Derr quoted George Wa ...

Crusaders snuff out Bruins’ fire

LAKE OF THE PINES —The luster of a brilliant first quarter from the Bear River High boys basketball team faded in a blur of navy blue and red in the second half Friday night. Mo ...

Bear River battles back, but falls short

SACRAMENTO — In one of her biggest hit songs, 1980s pop star Tiffany crooned, “When I think about what could’ve been, it makes me want to cry.” Talore Spencer can relate. ...

Bruins put the clamps on Capital

SACRAMENTO — Like a vise, the Bear River High girls basketball team clamped down on Capital Christian defensively in merciless fashion — especially in the fourth quarter. Offe ...

The road is unkind in Wildfires’ SMAL opener

The Foresthill High football team dropped its Sacramento Metro Athletic League opener Saturday despite a stellar defensive effort in Roseville. Chris Parker’s touchdown run in ...

Placer's next distance star

As a seventh-grader, Christian Finkbeiner received some words of encouragement from Placer High distance runner Tomas Evangelista. “I told him that once I leave, he’ll take my ...