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Reader Input: Group serves to stifle competition

Exactly who is APACE (Alliance for the Protection of the Auburn Community Environment)? Who controls and who are the members of this organization that are creating so much grief ...

Placer County’s North Auburn Wal-Mart environmental issue back in court

Wal-Mart approvals by the Placer County Board of Supervisors are back in court. And the Alliance for the Protection of the Auburn Area Environment is asking for the county to issu ...

Reader Input: County duty-bound to uphold safety

Since 2010, the Alliance for Protection of the Auburn Community Environment (APACE) has challenged the Bohemia retail/Walmart project for several reasons, including environmental h ...

North Auburn Walmart soil tests start

A new round of soil testing has started at a North Auburn site targeted for Walmart store development. And a Wal-Mart Stores Inc. spokeswoman said Wednesday that the retailing gia ...

Walmart, opponents claim wins in dispute over North Auburn location

  Both sides are claiming victories in the ongoing dispute over locating a Walmart store on a site north of Luther Road in North Auburn. The Alliance for the Protection of t ...

Walmart store demonstration planned for North Auburn

An Auburn group concerned with issues surrounding Walmart locating off Highway 49 near Luther Road is to take their message to the street Saturday. The Alliance for the Protection ...

Wal-Mart says dioxin concern by Auburn group is delay tactic

AUBURN CA - Wal-Mart attorneys are blasting an Auburn activist group?s attempts to reopen Placer County?s environmental process on the North Auburn project as error-filled and obst ...

Costco, Conkey, Placer County team on Auburn site

Placer County supervisors struck a deal with a Roseville developer Tuesday that could woo and win Costco as a tenant on county-owned land in North Auburn. Jim Conkey Real Estate D ...

Auburn group's Wal-Mart appeal remains in legal limbo

A neighborhood group opposing a Wal-Mart on one of the last large undeveloped properties along Highway 49 is continuing with its appeal process challenging a judge’s decision. T ...

Appeal proceeds against Wal-Mart project

The Alliance for the Protection of the Auburn Community has made it official. It has filed its notice of appeal with the Placer County Superior Court over a judge’s decision to ...

North Auburn Wal-Mart court fight back with a vengeance

The revelation this week that Wal-Mart has bought a controversial site for a store in North Auburn is galvanizing opposition into action. The retailing giant bought the 18.5-acre ...

It’s Wal-Mart, not Costco: North Auburn development battleground sold to retailing giant

It’s a Wal-Mart, after all. In an end-game that an opponent of a big-box store on North Auburn’s 18.5-acre site said Monday was disappointing but not unexpected, Bohemia Prope ...

North Auburn Wal-mart foes’ late lawsuit still alive

A neighborhood group opposing locating a Wal-Mart-Costco-type store on one of the last large undeveloped properties along Highway 49 is likely to appeal after all. Superior Court ...

Placer County judge: Late filing means no lawsuit against Bohemia project

A lawsuit filed three days late has cost foes of a Wal-Mart/Costco-type store in North Auburn a chance to take the development to court. Superior Court Judge Charles Wachob ruled ...

Heated Wal-Mart/Costco debate goes to Placer County supes Tuesday

The heated debate that has followed plans for a 155,000-square-foot Wal-Mart-Costco-type supercenter in North Auburn reaches the Placer County Board of Supervisors on Tuesday. And ...