Veterans Day

Cartoon does not amuse

Andy Lukkonen’s Veterans Day cartoon is despicable in its portrayal of Veterans for Peace and the peace dove as belligerents. It is grossly inaccurate, and the Auburn Journal kn ...

Applebee’s gave unselfishly

I just wanted to extend my heartfelt gratitude to the Applebee’s on Bell Road for the unselfish gesture of providing meals to veterans on Veterans Day. The meal was wonderful, th ...

Fallen fighters overlooked

I was reading about the parade that I missed this morning because I have been ill. In the afternoon I drove to the cemeteries here in Auburn expecting to see flags on the graves of ...

Our View: Millionaire’s estate reminds us to be selective, generous

Some lead with strong words. Some lead by example. And some, like the late Virgil Harrigan, show us we can lead with grace and dignity during our lifetime, and well beyond. This ...

Rock Creek School celebrates Veterans Day

Veterans Day is so important to Rock Creek School that they opted to observe it early. Students, teachers, staff and local veterans filled the school’s multi-purpose room Tuesda ...

Support those who served

On Nov. 11 we will again be celebrating Veterans Day. The citizens of Auburn and Placer County have embraced this celebration with a wonderful parade. I hope that all residents w ...

Auburn turns out for Veterans Day parade

Auburn’s Veterans Day parade provided a heartfelt “thank you” for those who have served their country. Hundreds of veterans marched or rode in the parade – or stood on the ...

Three Japanese-Americans who fought in World War II to be Veterans Day parade grand marshals

Frank Kageta said he felt like he always had something to prove. The Japanese-American combat veteran had been confined in a U.S. internment camp following the bombing of Pearl H ...
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