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Walmart store demonstration planned for North Auburn

An Auburn group concerned with issues surrounding Walmart locating off Highway 49 near Luther Road is to take their message to the street Saturday. The Alliance for the Protection ...

Montgomery looking into group's Walmart North Auburn site concerns

AUBURN CA - With the state asking Wal-Mart to do soil sampling for cancer-causing dioxins at its North Auburn site and a community group calling for new environmental studies, Plac ...

Wal-Mart appeal remains in state Appeals Court hands

Wal-Mart appeal remains in state Appeals Court hands A court case by a neighborhood group opposing Wal-Mart’s plans to build a 155,000 -square-foot store in North Auburn conti ...

Wal-Mart moving ahead with Placer County on North Auburn store design

Wal-Mart’s plans for a store on property it bought last December in North Auburn are moving forward, with preliminary design work nearing completion. Meanwhile, backers of a cou ...

Auburn group's Wal-Mart appeal remains in legal limbo

A neighborhood group opposing a Wal-Mart on one of the last large undeveloped properties along Highway 49 is continuing with its appeal process challenging a judge’s decision. T ...

Wal-Mart comes with promise of more tax revenue for Placer

While Wal-Mart lays the groundwork for a move into the Auburn marketplace, Placer County is anticipating a jump in tax revenue when it opens. Purchased last December from Bohemia ...

Auburn responds to Wal-Mart web presence in advance of Highway 49 store

Wal-Mart has announced its presence in Auburn with a new website that touts its soon-to-be role as a job creator and low-price leader. And it’s already creating a stir. A spo ...

Appeal proceeds against Wal-Mart project

The Alliance for the Protection of the Auburn Community has made it official. It has filed its notice of appeal with the Placer County Superior Court over a judge’s decision to ...

Wal-Mart sets up Auburn website

In its first move into the Auburn marketplace after buying an 18-acre site near Luther Road and Highway 49 last December, Wal-Mart has launched a local website. Auburnwalmart.com ...

North Auburn Wal-Mart court fight back with a vengeance

The revelation this week that Wal-Mart has bought a controversial site for a store in North Auburn is galvanizing opposition into action. The retailing giant bought the 18.5-acre ...