YVONNE LEWIS

Reader Input: Fire board labored hard and well

Re: “Grand jury slams former Newcastle fire board,” Journal, June 21. As I read the Auburn Journal’s article on the grand jury report on the former Newcastle Fi ...

Grand jury slams former Newcastle fire board

NEWCASTLE – Several board members of the Newcastle Fire Protection District failed to win re-election last November amid criticisms of wasteful spending, and now a report by ...

$300 fix may reopen fire station

NEWCASTLE – After sleeping in a camper trailer for more than a year, firefighters of the Newcastle Fire Protection District may be able to move back into the fire station tod ...

Reader Input: The challengers ignore math

More than 68 percent of the voters passed Measure B to save the Newcastle Fire District. Yet a disgruntled minority has attempted to undermine the voters by putting forth Measure K ...

Columnist gives incorrect info

John Brassfield’s assertion (“Another View,” Journal, Feb. 10) that Measure B will tax the total square footage of structures on a parcel is just flat wrong. The square foota ...

Walkers wrong to trespass

Obviously some points of clarity need to be made (“Walking group not welcomed,” Reader Input, Dec. 4). I never stated I could not leave my driveway. I stated several times my ...

Walkers trap the residents

This is an open letter to the walker group that descended onto the one-lane road in South Auburn on Tuesday, Nov. 29. I would have thought that at least one person among all of you ...

Let private sources foot new arena bill

To all elected officials: with our state, county, city and local officials cutting our safety, health and educational personnel, how can they think it is OK to spend any of our tax ...