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Reader Input: Look away from teat party suck

Those of tea party ilk seem quite titillated with the “government teat” metaphor; as well they should be, given the amount of slurping done by their masters. We don&r ...

Cunnington makes Dean’s List at George Fox University

Emily Cunnington of Loomis, a junior majoring in sociology, earned a spot on the George Fox University Dean’s List for the fall 2013 semester. Students had to earn a grade po ...

Bonner celebrates 40 years wearing badge

Placer County Sheriff Ed Bonner completed his 40th year in law enforcement Tuesday, and if re-elected in June, hopes to serve as sheriff in the community he was raised in for a six ...

Reader Input: Let left-wingers just ‘get Glad’

I admire our clever conservative messengers. Like the writer who claimed pot leads to hard drugs because most hard drug addicts used pot (“Why glorify cannabis?” Reader ...

Reader Input: Work to halt trade deals

Most of the American people still remember the free trade agreement called the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA). It was sold to the American people as creating millions ...

Reader Input: Keep politics out of medicine

While not as offensive and mindless as other GOP comments on women, on Jan. 23 presidential hopeful Mike Huckabee slammed women by stating Democrats were insulting women by saying ...

NOON HOUR UPDATE: Healthy eating for Auburn’s seniors; Celebrating 162 years of fire suppression in Auburn; PCWA declares drought; and author recalls childhood in Loomis

WHAT WE’RE WORKING ON: Local-area chefs are sharing their passion for proper nutrition when it comes to the senior community. Reporter Amy Lobenberg is writing about the impo ...

Reader Input: Drought calls for ban on certain crops

Since the drought will severely impact life’s basic necessities — food, for example — then non-life-sustaining uses, land-uses and policies must be prohibited. ...

NOON HOUR UPDATE: Super Sunday is right around the corner; Furry friends bring smiles; Del Oro High pool update and foothill livestock and the drought

WHAT WE’RE WORKING ON: The big game is Sunday and Auburn football fans are getting ready. Reporter Amy Lobenberg will have a story on places to go to see the Super Bowl and w ...

Kris Johnson hopes to unseat McClintock in Congress

A businesswoman and long-time Granite Bay resident has announced her plans to run for U.S. Congress against Rep. Tom McClintock, who she calls a “career politician.” K ...