guns

Few statistics on good of firearms

I have very strong feelings when it comes to protecting ourselves in the United States of America. I am a firm believer that a firearm in the hands of a good person is a very power ...

Reader input: Communism, guns spark reply

Ron Lowe in his letter “Too many guns floating around” (Auburn Journal Reader Input, June 10) again brings up the same old misleading “facts” to support his ...

Reader Input: Our sovereignty under threat

Thank you Mr. (Joe) Nicosia (“US government frightens reader,” Reader Input, March 18). You nailed that 100 percent but with number No. 4, especially. Our lawmakers i ...

Reader Input: Too many guns floating around

Fourteen people killed by guns in the Chicago area over the Fourth of July holiday. There’s a lull in mass murders at the hands of semi-automatic weapons. There’s nev ...

Reader Input: Have a gun, stay alive

Every time I read something written by Ron Lowe it seems as though he did not do any homework before writing his biased spiel (“Don’t sugarcoat deaths by guns,” R ...

Reader Input: Don’t sugarcoat deaths by guns

Four dead and 16 injured at Fort Hood, Texas (Journal, April 3). Gunsmiths and the National Rifle Association tell us every time a mass killing happens, that guns don’t kil ...

Reader Input: Gun look-alikes require rules

C. Richard Dann would have our law enforcement officers respond to threats only if the officer was fired upon or witnessed gunfire (“Only shoot if a valid threat,” Read ...

Reader Input: Citizens: You’re being controlled

If you place a frog in a pot of hot water, he will immediately jump out. However, if you place this frog in a pot of warm water and then slowly increase the temperature, he is &ldq ...

Granite Bay neighbors oppose plan for firearms business

A group of Granite Bay residents is upset over a neighbor’s plan to run a firearms sales and repair business in his detached garage. The applicant, Dr. Gary Gaugler, wants t ...

Reader Input: Lawful firearm owners targeted

There are a series of anti-gun bills that have passed in our Democrat-controlled legislature and are headed to the governor’s desk for his signature and into law. Every sin ...