Colfax

Veterans honor departed comrades

The Auburn Area Honor Guard?s first military honors funeral was conducted at the New Auburn Cemetery in November 2001, according to Terry Crouson, commander of the Auburn Area Hono ...

Some people are just jealous

I have noticed a lot of letters belittling Dee Nann?s letter to the editor a couple of weeks ago (?Bring back our country,? Reader Input, June 10). I agree with her on several thin ...

Nation needs Mitt Romney

I had to laugh at Kent Campbell’s letter on Wednesday, May 2 (“Voting for the seasoned one”). He acts like he made up his mind to vote for Obama because Dick Chen ...

Keep checking dioxin presence

This letter is in regard to the Alliance for the Protection of the Auburn Community Environment’s request to have the county reopen the environmental review of the Wal-Mart s ...

Name-calling reflects badly

Dee Nann, your rhetoric is so ugly and disrespectful (“Bring back our country,” Reader Input, June 10)! You are so lucky that you live in the U.S. and have the right to ...

Kindness hugely appreciated

To my family, friends, and members of St. Dominic?s Catholic Church: No words could ever express our appreciation for the love and support you all have shown us after the passing o ...

Community Portrait: Dick Kiger's interests take him from street to sky

Dick Kiger located to Auburn in 1954 when a position opened up at Purity Market. Kiger had been with Purity Markets working as assistant manager at several stores in the Central Va ...

Can writer kindly zip it?

Re: “Bring back our country,” Reader Input, June 10):Dee Nann has asked that we get our country back. Alas, Ms. Nann is seeking a time that our country has (thankfully) ...

No on Measure E cripples communities

June 5 has come and gone with great disappointment on my behalf. I am greatly disappointed in those who live in the Placer Hills Fire District area. Measure E (besides the re-elect ...

What kind of store burned?

Not too long ago I believe it was Gus Thomson who wrote about them putting in a garden in the field just past the State Theater on Lincoln Avenue (“Veterans, community, team ...

Host experience a priceless one

My family has had the pleasure of hosting an exchange student from Russia this school year. As with any new adventure, you are curious and a little worried as to how it will all pl ...

Colfax woman arrested on elder abuse charges

A Colfax woman turned herself into the Auburn Police Department Monday on charges of elder abuse.  On April 17 a victim reported to the Auburn Police Department that she found ...

Hits don't fall for Colfax in season-ending loss

SACRAMENTO ? Colfax High played a similar game as Yuba City Thursday afternoon but couldn?t catch the same breaks as they fell 4-0 in the second round of the Sac-Joaquin Section Di ...

Five area athletes go from Sierra to 4-year colleges

ROCKLIN ? Annette Merjano may still have a few more games in her Sierra College career but her next stop isn?t far from her mind. Merjano, a Del Oro High grad, announced Wednesday ...

Only voters can save services

On the June 5 election, Measure E will be submitted to the voters from the (Placer Hills Fire Protection) district. This measure asks for an additional $79 per year from each home ...