Jim Johnston

Reader Input: Ginna beautiful onstage and off

Reading the letters from and about Ginna Akers (“Concerts fondly remembered,” Reader Input, Jan. 22) and (“Thank you, Ginna Akers, for the letter,” Reader I ...

Police should follow rules

Don’t do as we do but do as we say! I was so surprised to see an Auburn Police officer talking on a cell phone while driving an Auburn patrol car last week. They must have specia ...

School bought Apples — why?

In reading the Journal this morning (Oct. 21) I noticed 32 Apple laptops valued at $36,000 were stolen from the Newcastle school. Now, my question is this: anybody with computer k ...

Good smoke vs. bad smoke

In all my 86 years I never realized that there was good smoke but there must be because why would the Placer County Pollution Control allow a restaurant located on a main street a ...