Gottschalks

Reader Input: Blessed with gifts that keep on giving

I had no intention of living in the Auburn area when I left Truckee during a snowstorm on Dec. 6, 1993. I really didn’t know where I was headed. But through the grace of Go ...

Senior spells out why Walmart is needed

We spent many years of pleasure camping up here in the summers and enjoying the fairs, Old Town and the many small shops in the area. When we retired we decided to move up here fro ...

Residents hopeful about possible department store positions

With a large amount of interest in the new McCaulou’s department store opening at the former Gottschalks location in Auburn, residents are talking about the difficulties of findi ...

New department store hiring in Auburn

The new department store opening in the former Gottschalks location will continue to accept applications next week, the company’s president said. David McCaulou, president of Mc ...

Council approves first balanced budget in four years

The Auburn City Council approved the city’s first balanced general fund budget in four years and discussed how a charter status might affect the Auburn Fire Department Monday. A ...

Local businesses, shoppers ready for new department store

With an opening possible some time this summer, the local area is buzzing about McCaulou’s. The Bay Area-based department store chain is scheduled to open its doors in the old G ...

USA a hostage of China

Recently I wrote a letter to the editor regarding Wal-Mart opening in Auburn (Reader Input, April 11). I would like to follow up on that letter in response to the comments that wer ...

Our View: McCaulou’s a sign of Auburn’s economic revival

Auburn is a great place to do business, and one of the Bay Area’s best-kept secrets soon will get the opportunity to discover that first-hand. In the process, the rest of the Au ...

Ruffalo: Dust off your charge cards, ‘Macy’s lite’ coming

As much as it pains me, I have to admit that Dave Rosenthal was right all along. A few months ago, that KAHI afternoon guy insisted that the old Gottschalks building would eventu ...

McCaulou’s signs on for building emptied by Gottschalks

A Bay-Area based department store plans to open its doors in Auburn this summer. On Friday, City Manager Bob Richardson confirmed that McCaulou’s, a family-owned department stor ...