Peggy McCray

Reader input: Research what you object to

Ms. Wade, (“Enough with crackpot letters,” Reader Input, March 28) while the easy thing to do is cancel your subscription and go bury your head in the sand — ...

Reader Input: Why is America being disarmed?

I read the article the other day about the mountain lion on Stevens Trail (“Warning issued after mountain lion stalks hiker near Colfax,” Journal, Feb. 19). I am glad t ...

Reader Input: Get wise to Agenda 21

Paul Berger, in a recent article to the Auburn Journal, let us know that the president is innocent of trying to take our gun rights away (“Boom days for gun, ammo sales in wa ...

Central Square vibe brings smile

This past Tuesday night (Aug. 14), I was leaving the Masonic Lodge at about 9:30. As I was walking to my car, I could not help but smile as I looked at all of the people sitting ar ...

Where does our money go?

In my opinion, one of the biggest problems facing the budget in California is that there is no accountability. Look at the recent monies found within the State Parks bank accounts ...

Vote to get our rights back

The addition of yet more pay stations does not surprise those of us that have been observing more and more rights get taken away (“Nature’s beauty will cost you,” ...

Memories, special events mark Sept. 11

Ten years after a terrorist attack rocked the United States, local officials and residents are remembering where they were that fateful day and honoring those who died while still ...

Lit cigarette can wreak havoc

Yesterday I had pulled off Taylor Road to answer a phone call. I observed a middle-aged lady, in an older gold Mercedes, toss a lit cigarette out her window, as she pulled into Cha ...

Public deserves share in gold

I have been curious about PG&E and the Nevada Irrigation District cleaning out the flumes in the area of Dutch Flat. They charge us for cleaning these flumes. But, I have never h ...

Obama doesn’t know how to cut

Mr. (John T.) Nightingale summed it up perfectly with his letter published Feb. 17. President (Barack) Obama does in fact want to make drastic cuts to our domestic programs. He s ...