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Reader Input: How can someone be so inconsiderate?

“Against stupidity the gods themselves contend in vain,” (Friedrich Schiller). Every time I see a driver holding a lit cigarette, hanging out of a car window, I can&rsq ...

State is starting what appears to be a hot fire season

It’s still spring, and major fires have broken out throughout the state, scorching thousands of acres. November and December were great winter-type months — good rain ...

Reader Input: Auburn stroll yields 900 cigarette butts

I have read with interest the articles in the Auburn Journal about Auburn getting again a failing grade on controlling tobacco use (“Auburn, Placer tobacco efforts fail Ameri ...

Thanks, and watch the butts

I just wanted to say thank you to many people who stopped Monday evening to help put out a truck fire on the side of the freeway. Even though my brother and I were the ones to cal ...

Time travel via recycling center

After reading the story about the recycling center on Sacramento Street (“Recycling gets boost from weak economy,” Journal, July 22), I decided to give them a shot. When I pu ...