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Lawsuit targets Costco, Placer County

The Roseville developer formerly contracted to help move a Costco forward on county-owned land in North Auburn is suing Placer County, stating a temporary pullout by the retail cor ...

2015’s Top 5 stories in Auburn

2015 was quite a year, with Costco’s now-you-see-it-now-you-don’t act ending with a surprise return to the realm of possibilities. Plenty of people were seeing the hom ...

Outgoing mayor looks back at 2015

Monday evening Mayor Keith Nesbitt passed the torch to Dr. Bill Kirby. The Auburn Journal caught up with Nesbitt to chat about the highlights of his one-year term as mayor. ∙ Co ...

Reader input: Where is Trader Joe’s, Costco?

Wow! The four new fast-food restaurants at the corner of Highway 49 and Bell will open soon. Very exciting. Unfortunately, I will probably never visit them. I usually eat fast-food ...

Historic status for North Auburn's DeWitt General Hospital moves ahead

SACRAMENTO – Placer County’s World War II-era DeWitt General Hospital buildings moved a key step closer to National Register of Historic Places status on Friday. The S ...

Reader input: No need for an Auburn Costco

I’m glad we are not getting a Costco. I like driving down to Roseville — first to Macy’s, then over to J.C. Penny’s. Walk the mall to see all the new fash ...

Reader input: Why some but not others?

I’m very frustrated with Auburn. Why are you allowing some businesses to come to Auburn, such as Smart and Final, Michaels and other shops, but refuse to allow Wal-Mart and C ...

Placer supes give Costco second chance at North Auburn site

Placer County is giving Costco a second opportunity at a North Auburn site. Costco was moving forward with a proposal that would have seen construction of a 155,000 square-foot st ...

Costco seeks second chance at Placer County’s North Auburn site

Placer County and Costco could be back at the negotiating table soon for the same county-owned site the corporation backed away from nine months ago. Under a proposal to be consid ...

Costco out, Wal-Mart in

My compliments to everyone not wanting Costco in Auburn.  Instead we are now guaranteed to get a wonderful new Wal-Mart, because we can all agree we do not have enough of thos ...

Reader input: Revive plans for Auburn Costco

As a community, we should take our voices, our letters and desires to revive a Costco opening to every source we can. For those two-year plans in the making for Costco to pull out ...

Reader input: Why some but not other stores?

I would really appreciate it if someone could explain to me why the county, or what group, hated Costco so much that no matter what they agreed to do or give big bucks, it was not ...

Reader input: Revive plans to build a Costco

Even residents in Nevada County are still expressing the devastation of Costco not opening in Auburn. We are all tired of driving to Roseville, and everyone in our area is complete ...

Costco lawsuit resolved

The suit between the City of Auburn and Placer County on the withdrawn Costco project is over. With a resolution accepted by the Auburn City Council during closed session proceedi ...

Reader input: Auburn area needs Costco

“Home Depot is also located on the campus, while Costco earlier this year dropped plans to locate on another space within the center’s development footprint.” L ...