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Reader Input: Letters to the editor ‘an American thing’

I saw this in an out-of-state paper and wanted to share it with Gold Country Media readers. “Letters to the editor are an entertaining potpourri. They’re clever, dull ...

Another View: Serving up sacred cows with relish

Whatever goes around comes around; the prodigal son returns; a bad penny always turns up. No matter how you choose to couch it, I’m back. This is the first column I have ...

Off deadline: Budding journalists reaffirm this news-gatherer’s role

I’ve heard it plenty of times – young people don’t read newspapers anymore. Unfortunately, to a degree, that’s true. Even in the 35-to-44 age bracket &mdas ...

Reader Input: It’s getting mean out there

There is no reason to read the newspaper before you go to get a haircut. All the men there have already read it. Believe me, you know right off they did. All the news is being ta ...

All those years ago ... from the pages of the Auburn Journal, Oct. 17 and 24, 1963

Jury frees John Brancu on manslaughter charge Seventy-three-year old John Brancu walked out of court a free man last week after he was found not guilty of manslaughter in the fat ...

Another View: Check the facts and avoid the Web of confusion

Because I am a former newspaper reporter and editor, I am occasionally asked to speak to a local organization or a class of students on some aspect of the news media. It is a most ...

Reader Input: Series should scrutinize local schools

This is not to disparage the education that students may be receiving at any of the successful charter schools. But if you’re going to do a series on education, why write fiv ...

Stockton high school principal seizes student newspaper

  STOCKTON (AP) — Student journalists at a Central Valley high school are getting a lesson in the First Amendment after administrators confiscated their newspaper ov ...

Reader misses Monday Journal

Why did the Auburn Journal cancel the Monday newspaper? They should not have canceled it because many of us use the newspaper for information about the community and everyone in th ...

Good to see ‘Our View’

If quick to criticize, one must be also quick to praise when it is warranted, re: Journal’s Perspectives, Jan. 22, (“The return of Journal editorials is here”). For some time ...