Letters to the Editor

Petty politics

If the two “non-Republican” members of our Board of Supervisors supported a resolution in support of motherhood, doubtless Dianne Foster would find fault with it. Her r ...

Thanks from Trent’s family

On behalf of the family of Trent Lindholdt, I would like to thank our friends and the community for all of the love and support during Trent’s brave battle against cancer. As ...

Fix, fund and fully staff the VA

Veterans For Peace joined Indivisible Auburn July 20 to display large banners to east-bound I-80 traffic with the messages:  "Save our VA" and "Vets say no ...

Keep local fire districts funded

Recently there was a 4-acre vegetation fire in the Applegate area. The fire crews from Placer Hills FPD and other agencies were able to control and stop the fire from getting out o ...

Local hero

I was just reading today’s Auburn Journal (Aug. 2), when I noticed that Gus Thomson had no fewer than six of his articles and two of his photographs on the front page! The to ...

Create balanced park access plan

On July 10, I spoke at the North Auburn Municipal Advisory Council regarding the Hidden Falls Regional Park Access to be approved for 5345 Bell Road, Twilight Ride property. I want ...

Protecting rural Placer County

Too few in our greater Auburn area seem aware of Placer County’s proposal for development of parking facilities at 5345 Bell Road, Auburn, to provide access to lands managed ...

Well-behaved protestors

I just read Mr Campbell's letter about the "disruption" of the protesters holding signs at the Homeland concert at the Auburn Library amphitheater during Tom McClinto ...

Supervisors need to reflect needs of the community

As reported in the Auburn Journal, “The Placer County Board of Supervisors … unanimously approved a resolution that will put a measure on a special election ballot for ...

Reader Input: A 'F' on F

Re: the Foresthill Sept. 18 special election. Measure F deserves the grade it's been given — F. There are four major reasons to reject it: It is structured in the most r ...

STOP the destruction of Hidden Falls Regional Park!

The proposed expansion of Hidden Falls Regional Park with a giant access lot, concessions, horse and bike rentals and other commercialization is a TERRIBLE idea.  Our neighbor ...

Reader Input: Steve Pettit Knows Bear River As Expressed in his “The Truth About Bear River”

Mr. Pettit refutes about every untruth NID Board Member John Drew presented in his May 2017 article.  Not only did John Drew present a plethora of untruth concerning Bear Rive ...

Reader Input: War, peace and survival

Extinction of homo sapiens by climate catastrophe or nuclear war — that is the question.  Greed is closely related to both. Greed has led some to build empires for power ...

Reader input: ‘Outside agitators’?

Who’s the angry woman in the red, white, and blue dress on the cover of Thursday’s (July 12) Auburn Journal? She’s Genevieve Peters of Los Angeles, a leader in ...

Reader Input: Foresthill Bridge

Your article, "A Rare 'now and then' look at the Foresthill Bridge," needs to have input from someone who was on the job site, kept safety records, and has an int ...