North Auburn

North Auburn pipeline goal is water security

A 3,350-foot-long pipeline intended to ensure a backup emergency water supply for the Auburn area has been given the environmental go-ahead. The 36-inch pipeline will provide an a ...

North Auburn’s DeWitt Center’s Building 201 slated for teardown

Another teardown of a World War II-vintage building in North Auburn is in line for approval by Placer County. The building targeted for demolition is a former hospital ward fronti ...

North Auburn’s DeWitt Center’s Building 201 slated for teardown

Another teardown of a World War II-vintage building in North Auburn is in line for approval by Placer County. The building targeted for demolition is a former hospital ward fronti ...

Reader Input: Letter misstates two key facts

In response to Mr. (Frank) Gau’s recent letter to the Journal (“Theater built for WWII temporary use,” Reader Input, April 8), I would like to correct him on a co ...

Bring on the sunshine

(Auburn Journal photo) This dog was enjoying the sunshine in the back of a pickup on Friday as the vehicle stopped at a traffic light on Highway 49. Its owner had been considerate ...

New shopping center proposed for North Auburn

North Auburn’s retail future has grown even bigger with a new proposal now moving through the Placer County planning process to construct a shopping center on a Highway 49 pa ...

Reader Input: Rise up and preserve Auburn history

I don’t understand why so many people think that “it’s Costco” so this is already a done deal! It was clear at the hearing on March 11th that the (Placer ...

Reader Input: So sad to see Auburn devolve

Well, well, well! So the Placer County supervisors have chosen money over history and small organizations and businesses who now have to move (“Speed bumps emerge in Costco c ...

Reader Input: Problem-solving attitude encouraging

Regarding the guest editorial in the Auburn Journal about annexing North Auburn (“Senior center’s value makes it worth saving,” Another View, March 2): This idea ...

North Auburn Best Buy may not stay empty long

Could crafts-oriented retailer Michaels be eyeing a North Auburn storefront that Best Buy is soon departing from? That possibility is now being talked about as Best Buy readies fo ...