North Auburn

Reader Input: City bills part of annexation benefit

According to the March 12 front-page story in the Journal, the city is awaiting reimbursement from the county for the Costco lawsuit filed against the county (“City after leg ...

City after legal fees in county lawsuit

City legal counsel is looking to “make the city whole” in the legal dispute filed earlier this year against Placer County. When Auburn leadership moved to file the sui ...

New North Auburn Senior Center plans hit turbulence

The Auburn Multipurpose Senior Center in North Auburn is again looking at relocation options after a deal to move to a nearby commercial space fell through. Senior Center Board Pr ...

Reader Input: Fail to see need for new center

Well, here we go again — front page of the Journal on Thursday, “North Auburn shopping center close to breaking ground.” Costco gets run out of town even though t ...

Reader Input: No need for another shopping center

Good one, Auburn. You let Costco drop us like a hot potato and are fighting Walmart tooth and nail to keep them from coming in, but you are going forward with a new shopping center ...

North Auburn senior center targets mid-year move

With more clarity from Placer County this week, the Auburn Multipurpose Senior Center is targeting mid-2015 to be in a new location, the organization’s board president said W ...

Placer supes OK North Auburn homeless shelter site access

Placer supervisors moved Tuesday to allow a non-profit group access to a county-owned North Auburn building to open a 90-day emergency homeless shelter pilot project. The building ...

Reader Input: Wake up, Auburn; you cannot stay little

I see on the news today that the city fathers have continued to display their backward and incompetent management of the city’s business (“Costco terminates option on N ...

Reader Input: Have no desire to be annexed

So, Costco’s out — Wal-Mart is in. The city is suing the county to keep Costco out. (Auburn Mayor) Keith Nesbitt says they are not against Costco but they are against ...

Stolen-auto driver flees in North Auburn

A passenger was held at gunpoint by a deputy while a driver of a stolen car fled into the night Sunday in North Auburn. The incident took place Sunday evening along Shale Ridge Ro ...

North Auburn Wal-Mart still a go as Costco falters

With Costco taking its plans for a site in North Auburn off the table, what now Wal-Mart? According to both the Arkansas corporate giant and Placer County, a 155,000-square-foot s ...

Reader Input: Forget Costco; increase arts

As an auto accident attorney, I am one of the few people that would have profited by a Costco in North Auburn. But, for everyone else that would have been subject to the increase ...

Costco terminates option on North Auburn store site

Costco has opted out of its option to develop a store on a North Auburn parcel owned by Placer County. The Issaquah, Wash.-based retail giant had been working for almost two years ...

Costco pulls out of Placer County, North Auburn store talks

Updated 10 a.m. Feb. 10.Costco has pulled out of negotiations to locate a warehouse store on a site owned by Placer County in North Auburn. In a brief statement, the county said: ...

Another View: Annexation poppycock

The City of Auburn is about to engage in an effort to justify an effort to annex North Auburn into the city. An outspoken member of the city council has managed to convince other m ...