Business

This week marks third anniversary of propane tanker fire

This week marks the third anniversary of the propane tanker fire in downtown Lincoln that captured the notice of national media. The incident began about noon on Tuesday, Aug. 23, ...

Bills 2416 and 1897 should be defeated

Over the years, California has earned a reputation of not being friendly to business interests and thus we have seen states like Texas come try to pry businesses to move out of our ...

Is Lincoln the next stop for hazardous crude oil trains?

An oil company’s plan to transport volatile crude oil by rail through Sacramento-area counties next year has spurred an association of local governments to take measures to p ...

Countinuing drought spurs more water-savin measures

As the lingering effects of a multi-year drought continue to cast their parched shadow on much of California, Placer County continues to take steps to reduce water use and elimi ...

Council names Bill Zenoni as interim-interim city manager

Nearly three weeks after Lincoln City Manager Jim Estep resigned, effective Aug. 8, City Council appointed financial consultant Bill Zenoni to serve as interim city manager, accord ...

Two new assisted living facilities break ground in Lincoln

 For seniors looking for a multiservice retirement community that offers both active independent facilities and assisted living and memory care, Lincoln’s a happening pl ...

Embracing Lincoln’s Rural Heritage

Did you know there are more than 100 family farms in South Placer County?  In previous columns, we described Lincoln’s unique place in South Placer County and the devel ...

Lincoln archive museum to sell local history book

Lincoln’s history, as told in vintage photographs, is off the presses and ready for sale.  “Images of America—Lincoln,” a 128-page photographic chroni ...

Auburn business owner ready to try Tevis Cup for first time

Dawn Tebbs loves a challenge. The 46-year-old Auburn business owner is in for one when she tests the 100-mile Tevis Cup for the first time. “Being a mother of four boys isn ...