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Reader Input: Keep Auburn beautiful

I would really like to see a stronger effort being put into keeping our streets and public areas free of litter. Some solutions would include an increase in garbage cans on high-tr ...

Reader Input: Help guide others from bullying ways

Bullying has been going on since the world began, and whatever we do we can’t prevent it. I will admit I have been bullied and I have bullied others, too, but it didn&rsquo ...

Reader Input: Let people marry freely

I think gay marriage should be allowed in Placer County and California. I believe it is extremely unfair for people in Placer County and the rest of California to be against this. ...

Reader Input: Build pool and they will swim

Many people in Auburn enjoy swimming; this is why we have the Auburn Recreation District public pool. The ARD pool is great for its purpose, but sometimes I think it would be a s ...

Reader Input: Marijuana is not OK

Legalizing marijuana? Really? Making it legal in Colorado was already a bad idea. in my opinion. Marijuana is the most commonly abused illegal drug in the U.S. as well as around th ...

Reader Input: Be sober when behind wheel

Re: “One day, two DUI arrests,” (Journal, Dec. 16, 2012). People in the U.S. do not treat themselves with respect. Without thinking they may go to a bar, get drunk wi ...

Reader Input: Transcend mere politics and help

Re: “Newtown mourns as police look for answers,” (Journal, Dec. 16, 2012). On Dec. 14, 2012, many people’s lives in the town of Newtown, Conn. were changed fore ...

Reader Input: Give in spirit of giving man

Re: “Auburn man helps global group provide shelter from storm,” Journal, Dec. 5, 2012: Auburn is very lucky to have a person like Alan Young. It’s amazing that ...

Reader Input: Why cut funding to our schools?

Re: “School wins $75,000 prize for online video,” (Journal, Dec. 11). This is awesome! Schools definitely need the new technology to captivate students and make them ...

Reader Input: GOP promotes a better plan

Re: “GOP issues a new ‘fiscal cliff’ offer to Obama,” Journal, Dec. 4: I feel as if the GOP’s and the Democrats have been arguing forever about the ...