costco

Reader Input: Current stores meet our needs

Do we need a Trader Joe’s? No. We have Raley’s, Bel Air, Savemart and many others to provide us with fresh produce and groceries. Do we need a Wal-Mart? No, there is ...

Placer County responds to grand jury Costco criticism

Could Seniors First be in line for Placer County funding to aid its move from county-owned property now being eyed by Costco for a North Auburn store? Released in July, the Placer ...

Pending Costco plans have North Auburn fitness club moving on relocation

The conceptual drawings are posted on the wall of North Auburn’s Courthouse Athletic Club as the 33-year-old fitness business prepares to move to make way for a new Costco on ...

Auburn senior center eyes move

With a deadline approaching to leave its North Auburn location, the Auburn Multipurpose Senior Center looks like it has found a new home. Senior Center board president Eric Hill s ...

Reader Input: Hard to believe supes’ gall

I cannot believe that the Board of Supervisors (BOS) of Placer County would vote themselves a raise; “or put one on the ballot” (same thing) even as they cut back on se ...

Reader Input: Construct local Costco with care

As a fairly new resident to Auburn, I find it to be an indescribably gorgeous foothill community. One of the most charming aspects is its comparative lack of major shopping centers ...

Reader input: Costco deal already done

Costco deal already done The Auburn Journal headline on July 10, 2014 said  “Costco could displace Placer buildings.” The article goes on to say the county super ...

WWII hospital building demolished at DeWitt

(Auburn Journal/Gus Thomson photo) A demolition crew works Thursday to tear down a Richardson Drive building in North Auburn – labeled on maps as Building 201 – th ...

Reader Input: Supes bow to big corporations

Paul McDaniel’s letter today regarding the Placer County Board of Supervisors was spot on (“Deny supervisors that raise they requested,” Reader Input, July 16). ...

Another View: Annexation and déjà vu

Yogi Berra makes me laugh and think. He said, “Baseball is 90 percent mental and the other half is physical.” “When you arrive at a fork in the road, take it.&rdq ...