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Couple weds at North Auburn Home Depot

AUBURN CA - Cupid may not be working at North Auburn’s Home Depot, but for one couple, the arrows went straight to their hearts while shopping in the tile section. Jennifer ...

Wal-Mart and more needed

I read the letter that Patrick MacRoberts from Newcastle wrote on Thursday, June 6, ?Does North Auburn need a Wal-Mart?? I live in North Auburn and realize the need for more choice ...

Rock Creek school garden sows enthusiasm for healthy eating

The menu at Rock Creek Elementary cafeteria has had a special addition lately ? lettuce from the school garden. Back in production since last fall, the garden got a spring renovat ...

A made in China Merry Christmas

We are encouraged to shop Auburn so that our dollars stay in town and benefit the community. That is good in principle, but is very flawed considering how many of our stores’ alm ...

Squeezed out by the big boxes

Paul T. McDaniel got it right (Reader Input, Nov. 15). Sometimes traffic is relatively light, but when people are traveling to work or returning, Highway 49 is awful. He’s also r ...

No objection to a ‘big box monster’

Regarding Mr. Paul A. McDaniel's letter of Nov. 15 (“Supervisors sell out citizens”), I feel sorry that he seems to be so unhappy. Mr. McDaniel ought to remember that the local ...

Let motorists exercise caution

Re: “Bicycle confrontations frighten,” (Reader Input, Sept. 23). Again, we see motorists’ arrogance. “We are subject to their lack of regard for safety.” I travel Baxter ...

City OK's Rocklin Crossing project

The deal has been nine years in the making, but the Rocklin City Council finally approved plans for the Rocklin Crossing retail project on land next to the Interstate 80 and Sierra ...

What came first, crowds or big box?

It’s an old story! As a history buff, I recently read how our early mountain men out west complained when big companies brought more efficient marketing to the fur trade. Now, w ...

Auburn can use a Wal-Mart

I have lived in the Auburn area since 1974 and have seen a lot of changes, good and bad. I believe we could use a Wal-Mart up here. There are not that many small businesses left t ...