Letters to the Editor

Largo gets my vote for mayor

During any political campaign, there will always be rumors. I find it interesting that so many letters say that Deputy Mayor Largo Wales backs “safe… Continue reading

  • Sep 1, 2017

Let’s reject divisiveness, not the homeless

In response to “Our public library is indeed a safe place to be” (Auburn Reporter, Aug. 11): I am also a frequent patron at the… Continue reading

  • Sep 1, 2017

Reaching out to help the many

As a medical professional, I am familiar with many illnesses that are easily treated in the U.S. such as pneumonia, diarrhea and malnutrition. Tragically, every… Continue reading

  • Sep 1, 2017

Right on course

I’ve been hearing some negative remarks about our Auburn Golf Course and that the 10th hole needs repair and re-design. Well, I have had out-of-town… Continue reading

  • Aug 25, 2017

Wales gets my vote

Regarding Mr. Reidel’s letter: He does not mention that the entire City Council was involved in drafting a resolution, with legal counsel, that speaks in… Continue reading

  • Aug 25, 2017

We can fuel clean energy push

In his letter to the editor, “Another look at climate change” (Auburn Reporter, Aug. 18), Jim Koubele wonders how small amounts of greenhouse gas could… Continue reading

  • Aug 25, 2017

Let’s clarify, correct

In addition to the “below the belt” name calling by Mr. William Riedel in his Aug. 11 letter to the editor, let’s get the record… Continue reading

  • Aug 25, 2017

Another look at climate change

The entire war against climate change to prevent the use of any carbon-based fuel is based on one single assumption: that carbon dioxide is the… Continue reading

  • Aug 18, 2017

City needs to address its streets

Robert Whale’s article (“City scouts alternatives to $20 car tab”, Aug. 11, Auburn Reporter) really sums up the problem with funding street repairs. It is… Continue reading

  • Aug 18, 2017

Eyman’s approach harms education

Low-tax Tim Eyman is promoting poor schools again. If you want poor schools, limit preschool options; limit aid for students with special learning problems; plan… Continue reading

  • Aug 18, 2017

Great tribute to a great lady

Your front-page story, “Caring for soldiers in harm’s way” on Annie McDonald (Aug. 11) was truly a profound and wonderful write-up on her. I was… Continue reading

Let’s move forward with Largo

We need a change “folks.” The primary is over and we need to go to work. No relaxing on our laurels. We’ve just begun to… Continue reading

  • Aug 18, 2017

My vote goes to Wales

What makes a good mayor? The support of City Council is key to being successful. A good mayor will negotiate and work with others. A… Continue reading

  • Aug 18, 2017

Shock of it all

I’m not thrilled the Regional Transit Authority tax increase was approved in the first place. I am at poverty level when it comes to income,… Continue reading

  • Aug 18, 2017

Shock of it all

What an unpleasant surprise. My wife and I just received information on renewing the registration on our two-year-old auto. We discovered that the fees had… Continue reading

  • Aug 18, 2017

Support Backus, and learn more

I went to a meet and greet with Mayor Nancy Backus recently and learned a great deal about what she and council members have been… Continue reading

  • Aug 18, 2017

Tale of two Trumps

Do we have a competent and emotionally stable helmsman guiding our ship of state, or is the good vessel “USS America” thoroughly adrift and jostling… Continue reading

  • Aug 18, 2017

Today’s sign of divisive times?

I have noticed the signage around town regarding our current mayoral race. They are seemingly everywhere. One mayoral candidate upped the ante by adding a… Continue reading

  • Aug 18, 2017

Do not support ‘Hillary Lite’

Although not an avid supporter of Mayor Nancy Backus, I and residents of Auburn would be better off with her continuing on as mayor than… Continue reading

  • Aug 11, 2017

Our public library is indeed a safe place to be

In response to the advertisement for Largo Wales insinuating the Auburn Library is not a safe environment: As a member of the Friends of Auburn… Continue reading

  • Aug 11, 2017