Foresthill

Needs to shop Wal-Mart – not

In regards to the letter (Journal, March 3), “Auburn needs that big box.” The letter writer says, “We unequivocally need a Wal-Mart.” Please don’t speak for me. I don’ ...

FAA: Why so serious?

Concerning the article titled “Two suspended after child radioed pilots at JFK,” (Journal, March 4). I think it is absurd to suspend the employees who allowed children to par ...

Garrido tries to pull a fast one

I just have to wonder why El Dorado County is even considering allowing the Garridos (Phillip and Nancy) to waste the court’s time and money on the idea of so-called visitations ...

Bridge leads to somewhere

The editorial (Journal, Feb. 17) referred to the Foresthill Bridge as “A bridge to nowhere.” Out of curiosity, I decided to leave Foresthill and cross that bridge on Friday. ...

Thank God for Fox News

This president and administration have lied to the people they are supposed to represent, both Democrats and Republicans. This administration is either very incompetent or very c ...

O’Flaherty shouldn’t judge

In regard to Judge (Joseph) O’Flaherty (Journal, Feb. 17), it is truly amazing how a man who is supposed to set the example, live by the law and judge others regarding the law ca ...

County pay raises puzzling

We have taken note of the actions of the Board of Supervisors at the Feb. 9 (meeting) when they voted three-to-one in favor of giving merit raises to several county employees (Jour ...

Learn CPR face to face

I am responding to the letter written by Carlette Anderson in the Journal dated Feb. 1 titled “If you love them, learn CPR.” I feel the need to set some facts straight. I have ...

New Placer County Recovery Act program offers hope for homebuyers

North Auburn, Bowman and Foresthill are among the areas Placer County is targeting in a new program to reduce the number of vacant, bank-owned houses and help low- or moderate-inco ...

Supes don’t cite true pot facts

I was extremely disappointed to see the vote made by the county supervisors to ban medicinal marijuana outlets in Placer County (Journal, Jan. 29). Obviously none of them have wat ...