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Reader Input: Sobering what America let slip away

It has been said in a democracy that the leader we have is the one we deserve. What a sobering thing to ponder what we have let slip away from us this week. Thank you, Mitt Romney ...

Greed appears the winner

What a travesty, the majority public defeated the Wal-Mart Corporation in their Auburn thrust in 1992, 1994 and 1995. The legal appeals and lawsuits should have taught (Jim) Conkey ...

Reviving dam appallingly wasteful

A recent Journal article (Thursday, Dec. 2) talked about how Tom McClintock is going to chair the House water and power subcommittee and could then rejuvenate the Auburn Dam projec ...

We must do our share to conserve precious water

The Auburn Area Interfaith Earth Stewardship Coalition’s evening public forum on April 21 featured a presentation by Placer County Water Agency (PCWA). The forum was a follow-up ...

Expert at helm of new medical museum

Editor’s note: This is one in a series of community portraits published in this space Fridays. In the United States there are just 12 museums dedicated strictly to the history ...

Defense calls biomechanics expert to stand in murder trial

A defense witness in an Auburn man’s murder trial testified Tuesday that evidence suggests William “Billy” Moon was not the driver during a car accident that took the life of ...