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Wal-Mart makes key move to start North Auburn build

A corner of two major North Auburn streets is going big. While a key step in its North Auburn store construction plans was being made Friday by Wal-Mart Stores, work was progressi ...

Reader Input: Big box site poorly planned

As a 25-year resident of Auburn I feel that the planning commission is solely interested in the tax dollars that big business will bring in to an area. We beat the push for low-i ...

Costco, Conkey, Placer County team on Auburn site

Placer County supervisors struck a deal with a Roseville developer Tuesday that could woo and win Costco as a tenant on county-owned land in North Auburn. Jim Conkey Real Estate D ...

Costco back in Auburn?

Placer County supervisors are poised to make their first move toward what could eventually lead to construction of a Costco store on county-owned land in North Auburn. The Board o ...

North Auburn mobilehome damaged in fire

A fire at a North Auburn mobile-home park sent flames and embers shooting high into the night sky Wednesday but firefighters contained damage to one unit and no injuries were repor ...

North Auburn big-box showdown slated for July

The wait for a Placer County Planning Commission showdown over a big-box Wal-Mart or Costco-type store off Highway 49 in North Auburn will have to wait a little longer. The Planni ...

Potential neighbors of North Auburn big-box store fight to keep it off their street

Plans for a big-box Wal-Mart or Costco-type store off Highway 49 are getting a rocky reception. And much of the opposition is revolving around traffic concerns. At a meeting late ...

New 142-room hotel eyed for North Auburn's Bowman area

A 142-room Marriott inn is being proposed for a prominent knoll-top property off Bowman Road skirting Interstate 80. Called Hill Top Center, the proposal is in the early stages of ...