Letters to the Editor

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 ...

Reader Input: Department of "Justice"

The Department of "Justice" under Trump appointee Jeff Sessions refuses to defend the Affordable Care Act. National Public Radio's segment on June 8 reported that If ...

Reader Input: Civility will win

I am confident that even though both parties are trying to find their identity in the end civility, integrity and honesty will win out over hatred, despair and hopelessness. As a n ...

Reader Input: A parking lot of concern

As longtime residents on Cramer Road in North Auburn, we are writing to inform you of our alarm and valid concerns over the proposed parking lot and trailhead (Hidden Falls Acce ...

Reader Input: Supporting Holbrook

I am a retired career prosecutor who moved to this area three years ago. My wife and I love the home-spun community and common-sense core values this area offers. After having j ...

Reader Input: Protest at the Placer Pops

On Sunday night we attended the Homeland Concert at the Auburn Library Amphitheater. It was a beautiful celebration of our great country with the Placer Pops Chorale and Orchest ...

Reader Input: Daring to ask questions

A while back I wrote of my being called an anarchist and a Marxist by my congressman, Tom McClintock, because I dared to question his decisions on various actions. Today I was c ...

An update on Mary DeGraaf

For those of you who have been following the story of Mary DeGraaf’s breast cancer, here is an update. Mary had Mastectomy surgery on June 19, and because of everyone’s ...

Reader Input: Ending Alzheimer

In California, over 600,000 people have Alzheimer's. Alzheimer's is the third leading cause of death in California. There are more than 5 million Americans living with Alzh ...

Reader Input: Measure E is a lie

I have no problem supporting a reasonable dollar amount to fix up the Rocklin campus. However, I do take issue with misleading and lying to voters. The Sierra College Board of Trus ...