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Reader Input: Consequence of inaction huge

I want to respond to Les Polette’s latest submission about global warming point by point (“Climate change panel lies to us,” Reader Input, April 10). First, the ...

One size doesn’t always fit all

I was particularly disturbed by one online comment on my column thanking Gov. Andrew Cuomo of New York for supporting charter schools in his state. One post from a regular critic o ...

Reader Input: Enlightened turn backs on homeless

Your article “Airport Business Park irked by crime rise” (Journal, March 26) placed conspicuously below a photo of a homeless encampment seems to have fingered the perp ...

Reader Input: Post-accident, people helped

I had a vehicle accident on Route 49 in the canyon on Saturday, March 1. I sincerely thank all the folks who assisted in traffic control (Sheriff’s Deputy Thomas Orsolini a ...

Reader Input: We’d do well to build the dam

Ah, the rain is coming; we hope a lot. But maybe not. (Congressman Tom) McClintock has been pushing the Auburn dam for years but gets shot down; earthquake, environmentalists, co ...

Another View: Obama’s orders go beyond mere numbers

Those of you who’ve read my first columns know that I have been equally critical of extreme policy and ridiculous talking points from both sides. Although I have been willing ...

Reader Input: Skunks can take sting out of country living

I was a bit surprised by the article on the trapper of skunks (“Auburn ‘skunk man’ finds sweet smell of success with handmade trap,” Journal, Feb. 4) and su ...

NOON HOUR UPDATE: How much rain did Auburn get?; Apartment complex to break ground in Auburn?; and carrying the colors around town

WHAT WE’RE WORKING ON: As we dry out a little bit today the question is, “How big was the storm?” Reporter Gus Thomson hopes to answer that question by reporting ...

Another View: Legal immigration: A right or a privilege?

I am a Mexican immigrant. My parents brought us to this wonderful country in 1960. They spent the previous five years processing an application for permanent residency and ultimate ...