WalMart

Reader input: Box stores not that far away

In response to Bill Carpenter's letter regarding the lack of Costco and Walmart in Auburn (Reader Input, May 22), OK, Bill, so you’re being forced to drive to Rocklin or ...

Reader Input: Group serves to stifle competition

Exactly who is APACE (Alliance for the Protection of the Auburn Community Environment)? Who controls and who are the members of this organization that are creating so much grief ...

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 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: Current stores meet our needs

Do we need a Trader Joe’s? No. We have Raley’s, Bel Air, Savemart and many others to provide us with fresh produce and groceries. Do we need a Wal-Mart? No, there is ...

Reader Input: DeWitt preservation only part of answer

I was happy to hear that Placer County Supervisor Jennifer Montgomery is willing to entertain the idea of preserving the historic DeWitt Theater as long as the owners agree to pay ...

Reader input: Save time, shop in Roseville

For those who think it’s a long drive to the Roseville Costco and Walmart, here are some stats: From the Nevada Street on-ramp to Interstate 80, it’s just 14 miles to G ...

Reader Input: Keep hometown prices down

Almost every day there is something in the paper about people not wanting Walmart or Costco in Auburn.   Why don’t these small business people give it a rest? You peop ...

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 ...