Steve Cavolt

Dream Act equals blatant incompetence

AB 131, California’s Dream Act was passed by the Legislature and is headed to Gov. Brown’s office for signature. (It) passed purely along party lines. The Democrats in the Legi ...

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 ...

Shoppers still control purse strings

Why should any of us be surprised that the world’s biggest retailer has finally got its grips into Auburn? To those who proclaim that small businesses are the engine of the Unite ...

Developer: Lawsuit scared Costco away

Could the threat of a lawsuit by a community group have scared Costco away from buying a prime North Auburn site? And did that set the stage for Wal-Mart to ultimately make the dea ...

Kill the death row dwellers

I am responding to Paul Comiskey’s letter of March 2 titled “Death row costs way too much.” Why? Because our elected officials and judges keep them in prison for 20-, 30-ye ...

Amgen tour, Giants among 2010’s top local stories

Following are my choices for the top 10 local stories of 2010. They are in reverse order, saving the most prominent for last. Reader interest, and reader feedback, played a large ...

Cavolt no champion of the little guy

It seems like Steve Cavolt has his fingers in all sorts of local pots. As head of the Tea Party Patriots he says, in his letter from last week, that he’s collecting donations fro ...

‘Bohemia’ ad doesn’t tell all

Response to Mr. (Steve) Cavolt’s ad — 9/19/10 Auburn Journal: 1) Mr. Cavolt states the 2006 letter from the Army Corps of Engineers referring to the Bohemia Wal-Mart sit ...

Koch bros. do not pull strings

My letter is in response to Leslye Janusz’s letter to the editor on Sept. 8. Leslye states that the Koch brothers are funding the tea party folks. I can state unequivocally that ...

Event to spread grassroots message

This Sunday a Sacramento event will give members of the Tea Party Patriots a chance to network and express their opinions about government. The Tea Party Patriots are one branch o ...

Costco yes, Wal-Mart no

In regards to Mr. Steve Cavolt’s ad in the Journal Sunday, Aug. 22 and Victoria Connolly’s letter to the editor on Monday, Aug. 23 (my name is mentioned in Mr. Cavolt’s ad), ...

Majority speaks against Bohemia

Regarding Mr. Steve Cavolt’s ad in the Journal on Sunday, Aug. 23, he attempts again to spin what little support has been manifested for the Bohemia project into a “cast of tho ...

Something amiss on Bohemia facts

In reference to Steve Cavolt’s recent ramblings, Your Views, Aug. 1, it appears to me that he is the only one who knows all the facts regarding the Bohemia property and also what ...

Future fuel break projects possible

Auburn residents can now help maintain a permanent shaded fuel break in the American River Canyon. The Greater Auburn Area Fire Safe Council Friday decided to offer residents a ch ...

Close encounters of the bear kind

Auburn residents armed with cameras captured furry locals at points around town. Carol Wescoatt took the image above while she and her daughter were visiting Wescoatt’s father, ...