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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 ...

It’s Wal-Mart, not Costco: North Auburn development battleground sold to retailing giant

It’s a Wal-Mart, after all. In an end-game that an opponent of a big-box store on North Auburn’s 18.5-acre site said Monday was disappointing but not unexpected, Bohemia Prope ...

Placer supes’ North Auburn Wal-Mart/Costco approval goes to court

The dispute over a Wal-Mart-Costco development in North Auburn has now reached the courts. The 18.6-acre site near Luther Road and Highway 49 was approved for development Sept. 28 ...

Sheriffs nab OxyContin-addicted thieves

Detectives arrested three men from Roseville and Auburn who they say burglarized area stores for four months to feed OxyContin addictions, according to Placer County Sheriffs. “ ...

Town settles for $231K

Loomis has settled its lawsuit with the Rocklin Crossings developers for $231,491. Perry Beck, Loomis town manager, said the parties came to an agreement on Sept. 17 and money wil ...

North Auburn Wal-Mart, Costco targeted for late-September appeal with Placer supes

Sept. 28 is targeted as the date for a Placer County Board of Supervisors showdown on a possible Wal-Mart or Costco in North Auburn. While the time is still tentative, the appeal h ...

Bohemia project wins support

Plans for a Wal-Mart-Costco-type store in North Auburn are on their way to the Placer County Planning Commission with the blessing of the North Auburn Municipal Advisory Council. T ...

North Auburn big-box store developer to meet with homeowners near project

The drive for Placer County approval to build a Costco- or Wal-Mart-style big-box store in North Auburn continues next week with the developer scheduling a town-hall-style informat ...

Del Oro sisters looking to give away $1,000

Sisters Camille and Bailey Furgeson have each received a $500 grant, and now they’re looking for local non-profit organizations that would benefit from the donation. Camille, 17, ...

Loomis Council will meet tonight in response to Lowe's approval

The Loomis Town Council has continued last week's meeting to 7 p.m. Wednesday, May 28. It will take place at Veterans Memorial Hall, not at town hall, the council’s regular meeti ...