Nevada City

Reader Input: Judge candidate has fine mind

I love to vote in local elections because the results have such a huge impact on our community. The main reason I’m going to love it this November is because I can cast my ba ...

PlacerArts paints muddied picture of future

Since plans to move their headquarters went public, PlacerArts has left many wondering, “What’s next?” Now, with the announcement Wednesday by PlacerArts that Ang ...

Meddlers Report – Sept. 30

The Meddlers is an open-forum meeting sponsored by the Auburn Chamber of Commerce that meets at 7 a.m. every Tuesday at Auburn City Hall, 1225 Lincoln Way. Auburn Journal reporter ...

Reader Input: Republican Party has the answers

A recent letter in the Journal regarding the Republican Party caught my eye, by Ron Lowe of Nevada City, Sept. 7 (“Politicians say we’re tanking”). He states &ldq ...

Bowman Charter welcomes new principal

For the last 30 years or so, Kelly Graham has worked to educate young people in Placer County, most of them in high school. Now, Graham is switching gears as the new principal at ...

Reader Input: Writer needs reality check

Re: “Politicians say we’re tanking,” (Reader Input, Sept. 7). When I read Reader Input letters, I never look to see who has written the letter in advance. It is ...

Placer County coroner probes cause of canyon death near Auburn

A cause had not been determined Thursday in the death of a Nevada County man whose body was discovered Tuesday in the American River canyon near Auburn. A Placer County Sheriff&rs ...

Reader Input: Republicans needed now

Mr. (Ron) Lowe in Nevada City and like-thinkers: RE: Republicans fear loose morals and family breakdowns. Yes, they do. How many people don’t believe in God or anything? ...

Reader Input: GOP exploits public fears

The evolution or devolution of the Republican Party over the past 20 years: Never underestimate fear as a driving force in America politics. In the 1990s, the religious right ros ...

Reader Input: Splitting state will cost big

Let me second the notion that Tim Draper and his separatist California clan are nut cases. Recently, there was a vote to split Ukraine. Is that where Draper got this far-fetched ...