Gold Rush Chevrolet

Gaines honors Gold Rush Chevrolet owner Steve Snyder

Recognition part of Small?Business Day State Sen. Ted Gaines, R-Roseville, recently recognized long-time Auburn businessman Steve Snyder on California Small Business Day. “I ...

Thumb bands send message of driving safety to high school students

The Auburn Police Department and local companies have teamed up to get a message out to teen drivers: texting kills. The message is being relayed through “thumb bands,” which ...

Auburn Little League scores with Gold Rush donation

Dealership provides $500, equipment The Auburn Little League hit a home run this month when Gold Rush Chevrolet donated $500 to the league along with new equipment. Gold Rush C ...

Sitting down with a dealer

Gold Rush Chevrolet Name: Steve SnyderPosition: PresidentNumber of sales staff: 12 Where: 570 Grass Valley Highway, AuburnHours: 9 a.m. to 7 p.m., Monday to Saturday; 10 a.m. to 6 ...

Auburn area groups gather coats, clothes for less fortunate

Auburn community groups are uniting to bring warm clothes to the less fortunate as the cold weather arrives. The Auburn Rotary Club, along with Community 1st Bank, The Placer Coun ...

State of the Community to honor region’s great

Tonight’s State of the Community dinner has been a tradition since 1997. “The intent from the very beginning was to provide an opportunity similar to the president’s State ...

GM hasn’t learned all its lessons

Re: GM reinstates Gold Rush Chevrolet (Journal, April 18). Good for the Chevy dealer. Good for Auburn. GM seems unable to break out of the sclerosis. According to the caption, it ...

Gold Rush Chevrolet to stay open

It took three letters and a request for arbitration, but Gold Rush Chevrolet of Auburn finally got the answer it was looking for — its doors will stay open. Steve Snyder, own ...

Gold Rush Chevrolet dealership reinstated by General Motors

After more than a year of appealing to General Motors to keep the doors open to the only GM dealership from Auburn to Grass Valley, Gold Rush Chevrolet has been given new life toda ...

He’s a walking history of Auburn auto lore

After three years of service in the Korean War, Pat Butler landed in Texas and took a job at a Lincoln/Mercury dealership. “I would walk over to get a filter and the parts guys ...

"Cash for Clunkers" gets weekend reprieve

For those who thought they missed out on the chance to get rid of their high-mileage, inefficient vehicles, looks like you’re in luck. The federal “Cash for Clunkers” progr ...

Send appeals to Obama, not GM

Concerning the closure of Gold Rush Chevrolet (Journal, June 19), I cannot understand why they are appealing to GM. Appeal to the CEO, that would be Obama. And, when you send an ap ...

Message from Detroit tough on Auburn

Checking the notebook while still chuckling over the suggestion that if President Obama really wanted to close Gitmo, all he has to do is make it a Pontiac dealership. Wish that w ...

Dealer appeals closure notice

Gold Rush Chevrolet owner Steve Snyder is fighting to keep GM new-car sales alive in Auburn. The Highway 49 dealership was one of 1,330 that General Motors is attempting to close. ...

Gold Rush service crews take on your Subaru or Chevrolet

After making a large purchase such as buying a new vehicle, it's important to get it serviced regularly so it will perform properly and last a long time. To let potential custome ...