Gus Thomson

Feral felines hardly jolly

Re: Journal article by Gus Thomson “Placer’s cats vs. birds question has no easy answers,” Monday Nov. 21: Hope for a plague to justify release of cats back to the street ...

Another View: Videos start to pop up online

We’ve had an exciting week at the Journal. Yes, we had some demonstrators Downtown voicing their thoughts about the state of our country. And yes, there was a huge cross-town ri ...

Journal keeps river in focus

If the door has not closed to acknowledge former Journal editor Deric Rothe’s many accomplishments I would like to thank him for being such an extraordinary friend of the America ...

Scam targets grandparents

About two years ago Gus Thomson wrote a story about the “Grandson in car wreck in Canada” scam that was sweeping the country at the time. I wrote to him because we had nearly b ...

Another View: 49 Fire anniversary stirs many memories

While being compact and informative, Gus Thomson’s piece in Tuesday’s Journal also rang a chord somewhere in the depths of my subconscious, which is tough to do considering som ...

Public trough showing strain

Regarding Gus Thomson’s article in Sunday’s Journal (June 12). A top-to-bottom review of salaries, perks, benefits, pensions. The whole enchilada. Safety (cops and fire), acade ...

Insist that local business share the work

This letter is in response to the April 29 front-page article by Gus Thomson featuring Jim Holmes and the Wal-Mart. Short of getting political, my question is what is Jim and the c ...

Colfax can use the leg-ups

As a citizen of the cash-strapped city of Colfax, I have to compliment Gus Thomson and the Auburn Journal for reporting on the work former Congressman John T. Doolittle and Congres ...

Not all religious folk anti-gay

Re: “Is same-sex marriage OK by Auburn?”, (Journal, Feb. 16): Kudos to the Auburn Journal and Gus Thomson for publishing this article on an issue so important to people in our ...

Democracy costs money

I disagree with the opinions of the citizens interviewed for Gus Thomson’s Dec. 30 article on the special election for the District 1 Senate seat. It is not Ted Gaines’ fault t ...