Business

Shop locally; it makes great business and civic sense

As I drive around Lincoln these past few months, it seems that new businesses are opening throughout the city. Several recent News Messenger issues had stories about the new B ...

Baskin-Robbins opens in Lincoln with 44 flavors

The three ice-cream experts who visited Baskin-Robbins in Lincoln last week could not agree on which of the new store’s 44 flavors was the best. “Oreo Cookies an ...

Placer Nevada Cattlewomen honor Shirley Jauregui, install new board

The Placer Nevada Cattlewomen recently celebrated Christmas at the Apple Alley Café in Grass Valley. The celebration honored longtime member, Shirley Jauregui, who was rece ...

Former Lincoln mayor Ron Barringer dies

Ronald (Ron) Guy Barringer, real estate broker, Little League coach, church deacon, Lincoln mayor and councilman, rock ‘n’ roll musician, sportsman and self-styled &ldq ...

A new front door to the Lincoln Regional Airport

The roadways on the western edge of the city of Lincoln recently completed a major and much needed overhaul. This two-phase effort, involving Nicolaus Road, south of the Lincoln ...

Big 5 Sporting Goods opens in Lincoln

Big 5 Sporting Goods opened in Lincoln Dec. 11 and “it was just a natural procession” for the chain to open in Lincoln. That’s according to Rick Gridley, the Big ...

CHERP helps residents access PG&E rebates and lower utility bills

This new year, Lincoln homeowners could save a significant chunk of change by making some energy changes to their house. By installing energy-efficient upgrades, including solar, ...

Rural Placer County mandarin orchard preserved

Rural Placer County mandarin grower Rich Ferreira said he’s seen the land around him slowly gentrified over his lifetime. With deep roots in the soil that grows mandarins, l ...

2014 end-of-the-year review

    JANUARY Upscale senior living facility due 2016 – Work also to begin spring on Summerset assisted-living complex behind Walmart – Senior Li ...

Lincoln fares OK after last week’s heavy rainstorm

Although Lincoln received 2.14 inches of rain Dec. 11 and 12 during the National Weather Service’s flood watch and high-wind advisory for Placer County, there were no downed ...