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Reader Input: Site access fees indeed a scam

If I read Sarah Reijonen’s letter right (“State charging fees for federal access,” Reader Input, July 8), there’s people out there got money coming back. Th ...

Reader Input: State charging fees for federal access

A year ago signs were erected halfway down Iowa Hill Road notifying patrons on the North Fork of the American River in Colfax that a fee was being charged for day use. I began park ...

Reader Input: Crossing a line with the divine

Elly Derr, in her plea to bring her God into our everyday activities (“May God still bless America,” Reader Input, July 1), is so misinformed on so many issues, a ful ...

Reader Input: Obama fails in trading skills

It’s a really bad deal: five Taliban killers for one deserter! This deal to save his life will cost other American lives. But look at other deals: Putin annexed Crimea, a ...

Weather for Placer County graduations predicted to be sizzling, stay-hydrated-hot

Last year’s graduation season was infamous in Placer County for its heat and for its heat exhaustion in some areas. Colfax High School’s principal, Rick Spears, noted ...

Reader Input: Yes, some seek Benghazi facts

Again, Ron Lowe says the Republican Party and tea party patriots are bad people for wanting answers about Benghazi (“GOP became ‘party of no’,” Reader Input ...

Reader Input: Observe new meteor shower

There may be a new meteor shower visible from our area late Friday night through early Saturday morning. It is expected to peak from about 11 p.m. Friday until about 1 a.m. Saturda ...

Reader Input: Man, 86, very entertaining

I’ve never thanked anyone by using the Auburn Journal and I’m not going to start now, but there is an 86-year-old man at the Nevada County Narrow Gauge Railroad Museum ...

Reader Input: ACA is hurting the country

Re: “ACA is here and working,” (Reader Input, April 30). Ron Lowe says the Affordable Care Act is not a disaster and is helping millions. When the ACA started and 1 ...

Reader Input: Arm-twisting worries him

In 2009 the City of Colfax passed an ordinance prohibiting MMDs (medical marijuana dispensaries) within the city limits of Colfax. The ordinance was passed after deserved testimony ...