Grass Valley

Let these men serve district

Robert Tice-Raskin and Scott Hopper for Pleasant Ridge Union School Board Trustees As a former member of the Pleasant Ridge Union School Board of Trustees, I am pleased to endorse ...

Elect these men to school board

I support Robert Tice-Raskins and Scott Hopper for the Pleasant Ridge Union School Board. I met Robert four years ago when my second son, Max, joined the Cub Scouts in Pack 787. I ...

Trio of candidates seeks votes for Pleasant Ridge Union School District school board election

The race is on for the Pleasant Ridge Union School District Board of Trustees. Pleasant Ridge Union School District has a five member board which represents the communities of Aubu ...

Our firefighters deserve support

We are the owners of Auburn Country Florist, located at 10510 Combie Road, Auburn. We want to express our thanks, appreciation and warm feelings to the firefighters — men and wom ...

Stockton man dies in head-on collision

One man is dead and another is injured after a head-on collision on Highway 49 Monday night, according to a California Highway Patrol report. Around 7:10 p.m., Tyler Gevas, 18, of ...

Local waters open to salmon fishing July 16

No, you can’t fish local rivers year-round for salmon. As it is in ocean waters, there are season dates for salmon in rivers.On Monday, July 16, most local rivers open to all ...

Shoppers need added choices

Thank you, Elyse Barrel, for your comment about Wal-Mart (“Must shop at Wal-Mart,” Reader Input, June 12). I throughly support Wal-Mart, Costco, Trader Joe’s and ...

Must shop at Wal-Mart

I completely agree with Peggy Impala of Auburn (“Wal-Mart and more needed,” (Reader Input, June 10) and appreciate her willingness to stand for something she supports, ...

Wal-Mart and more needed

I read the letter that Patrick MacRoberts from Newcastle wrote on Thursday, June 6, ?Does North Auburn need a Wal-Mart?? I live in North Auburn and realize the need for more choice ...

Vote yes on Measure B

Higgins Fire District serving Lake of the Pines and south Nevada County placed Measure B on the June ballot to increase the existing, woefully inadequate 32-year-old parcel fee of ...

Show support for safety crew

My husband and I moved to south Nevada County in 2009. Our initial encounters with our new neighbors in the Higgins Corner community convinced us we were ?home.? I come from a fami ...

Pass Proposition 29, help save lives

Proposition 29, the Tobacco Tax for Cancer Research Act, which is basically a sin tax, imposes a tax of $1 on a pack of cigarettes. California?s current existing cigarette tax is 8 ...

Not much gets past Auburnites

Home rule is allowed by the state constitution. It does not change the basic laws within which the city has to do business. It does allow for those that are elected to our city cou ...

Students can use some help

I would like to thank Krissi Khokhobashvili, and The Journal, for getting the word out about our Odyssey of the Mind program (Journal, May 1). As you know, traveling costs have gon ...

Charter prepared over many months

Last week, Ms. (Leslye) Janusz asserted that the Auburn charter “was rushed onto the ballot” (“Oppose charter for better town,” Reader Input, April 20). Th ...