Letters to the Editor

Miracle team

They did it! Florida State League Champions! They get the rings! So proud of you Ryan Mason and the entire “Miracle Team.” Such a talented talented team — the T ...

Thoughtful columns

I was so pleased to find two thoughtful and interesting columns in my morning paper today (Journal Sept. 9). With the current state of discourse all around me, it was a real gift ...

Elated over Auburn signs

I am elated after observing recent signs posted throughout Auburn. Hooray! There are citizens interested in running for a position on the Auburn City Council. I believe the people ...

Return money to district’s coffers

Re: Auburn resident walks away with $80K settlement (Journal, Sept. 9). Seeing this convinces me that my previous opinions of the school district’s highly-paid administrato ...

Deep roots

It is time to support Jessica Morse for Congressional District 4. Her family has farmed in the district for generations and still lives here (unlike our current congressman). Jessi ...

Fresh voices

I am a property owner in North Auburn and a NID customer. I have concerns with NID’s old-school approaches to meeting our local water needs. We need fresh voices that can hel ...

Sour people

My name is Anthony J. Cantrell. You all know me as the triplet dad. I worked for the Spirit of Halloween story for the past two years. This year counting as my third year. I wante ...

No business with women?

A while back I asked Tom McClintock whether he would agree to an evening debate once the primaries were over. I asked him as a representative of the League of Women Voters of Place ...

Small potholes, big problems

I am very concerned about the condition of Placer Hills Road in Meadow Vista. I drive to the freeway on this roadway and I can see it deteriorating a little bit more every day. As ...

Reader Input: Who or how do I thank donors?

For the past 9-plus months I have been going through chemotherapy for a cancer problem. During that time, I have received at least 30 units of blood or platelets. As far as I can s ...

Reader Input: Dogs gone?

A couple of weeks ago my daughter, son-in-law and I were getting ready to ride the trail at the Auburn overlook. I left the trailer for a few minutes, when I returned my daughter w ...

Medicare for all

Medicare operates on around a 3 percent overhead versus a 26 percent overhead for insurance companies.  This is because in a for-profit health care system, tens of millions of ...

Shout out to neighbors

I am writing in response to the “call to arms” article recently written by Susan Rushton (Journal Aug. 12), suggesting, urging, pleading neighbors to band together to w ...

Free road service

Most people may not be aware of a free emergency road assistance that is provided by Placer County Transportation. It is the FSP (Freeway Service Patrol). Last month, on a Tuesday ...

People of the United States

The article, Petty Politics (Journal Aug. 8), was forwarded to me by a long-time friend in Placer County and I must address Mr. Smith’s comments regarding commending four sup ...