Trash or treasures? City auction is Tuesday

September 13, 2010 at 3:00 am in The Daily Republic

Is one city’s trash someone else’s treasure? Some local treasurer hunters will find out Tuesday when the city of Mitchell holds its surplus auction sale at 5:30 p.m. at a city storage facility at 5951 Airport Road. “It’s mostly a bunch of junk,” said Finance Officer Marilyn Wilson.
There are vehicles, jewelry, DVDs and a plethora of other items. Ten vehicles are on the block, according to a list released by the city, including seven vehicles that were impounded by the city and three city owned vehicles that were deemed surplus. Continue Reading