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Technology abounds in Auburn

Do you have techies in your family? Are you at a loss for what to get them this year? Auburn stores are selling a variety of the hottest new high-technology items for the gadget l ...

Find better site for big box

I have no doubt about the many angry letters regarding the Wal-Mart/Costco proposal, and lots of problems and cat fights it would definitely generate. My objection is why should i ...

Big-box store battle will test Auburn’s resolve

Which came first – the first big-box retail store, or residents angry that such a store will unravel the community’s environmental, economic and social fabric? The two seem t ...

Pajama pants, iPods hot items for thieves

From a $10 pair of pajama pants to more than $800 in electronics, Auburn area stores lost various merchandise last week thanks to stick hands. A blonde-hair woman estimated to be ...

Looking back at 2007

The year 2007 brought Auburn a change in Placer High head football coaches, a King in trouble and a congressman under fire. Placer Vineyards, a new dog park and Best Buy were appro ...

Relay fights cancer

Julia Wallace has a motto for the fight against cancer: “There is no finish line until we find a cure.” She and her team will start walking on Saturday for 24 hours in hopes o ...

Man runs from arrest, deputies thwart escape

Despite trying to run from deputies, an Auburn man remains behind bars on several charges including burglary. Alfred Malloy Childress, Jr., 39, of Auburn, was in custody at Place ...

Feds pulling plug on analog TV Friday

A day away from the analog-to-digital TV transition, Auburn’s Martin Maxwell is left wondering just how well the much-ballyhooed switch will really help him and other antenna use ...

Back for bargains

Post-Christmas sales did well for at least three major Auburn stores as shoppers came out in force by Friday afternoon. Christmas sales at Kmart, off Bell Road, did very well, acc ...

Shoppers rush for Black Friday bargains

Black Friday shopping fared well for at least two Auburn stores that had hundreds lined up outside for special sales. “We had about 400 people here at 5 a.m.,” said Vicki Derr ...