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Auburn to sue Placer over Costco

The city has decided to make its first move in the proverbial chess game that will be the legal battle against county plans for a Costco in North Auburn. Council members announced ...

Save Mart, union contract talks in federal mediation

AUBURN CA - With no settlement in contract talks with Save Mart management, union bargainers and negotiators for the supermarket chain have opted for mediation and a July 10 deadli ...

Our View: Public’s interests must come first in next labor deal

Autumn may have sporting minds turning to the pigskin, but the old-fashioned country hardball being played by Placer County administrators and employees appears to have no end in s ...

Ruffalo: County budget tightened at expense of staff

Skimming the notebook while considering that if Jerry Brown should win the governorship, won’t he be both the youngest and oldest person ever to hold that post? ... Whether or n ...