WalMart

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 ...

Reader Input: County duty-bound to uphold safety

Since 2010, the Alliance for Protection of the Auburn Community Environment (APACE) has challenged the Bohemia retail/Walmart project for several reasons, including environmental h ...

Wal-Mart makes key move to start North Auburn build

A corner of two major North Auburn streets is going big. While a key step in its North Auburn store construction plans was being made Friday by Wal-Mart Stores, work was progressi ...