JIm Conkey

Lawsuit targets Costco, Placer County

The Roseville developer formerly contracted to help move a Costco forward on county-owned land in North Auburn is suing Placer County, stating a temporary pullout by the retail cor ...

Placer supes take look at North Auburn Costco lease options

  While no lease agreements are signed, Costco representatives have moved into the negotiation stage on a 16-acre parcel of land in North Auburn owned by Placer County. The ...

Developer: Lawsuit scared Costco away

Could the threat of a lawsuit by a community group have scared Costco away from buying a prime North Auburn site? And did that set the stage for Wal-Mart to ultimately make the dea ...