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Lincoln Hills Sports Car Group a fun group

On Dec. 5, the Lincoln Hills Sports Car Group had its annual holiday party for members. “Our members are like a big family and I highly recommend more of our newer members ...

CYCLING THROUGH PLACER COUNTY

It has gone from “cool” to “cold” in Placer County, especially if you are up early for a bike ride. Days that start in the 30s and don’t make it mu ...

Welcoming the holiday season is fun in Lincoln

  On Saturday, the Lincoln Area Chamber of Commerce presented a fantastic Christmas Holiday Parade downtown! The Lincoln community was there to see and support their creative ...

Stuff that I wonder about

    Like you five loyal readers, I wonder about stuff. Some of the stuff about which I wonder have actual answers, and deep down, I might know those answers.   Bu ...

KIRBY’S KATCH

Finally some rain. Now we see the real changing of the seasons in the local fishing opportunities. As waters get stained and cold, the patterns will change, and right now things a ...

Lincoln family appreciating start of the season

The season of fun recently started at the Atherton Wealth Advisors Family Appreciation event in Lincoln with a visit from Santa Claus for kids as well as fun-loving adults. What ...

Managing our public lands needs a dramatic and abrupt change in policy

There are things yet to learn about the devastation brought by the Camp Fire but this much we do know. The fire will have destroyed more than 14,000 structures, burned more than 15 ...

Life in the Bike Lane

I don’t like climbing hills on my bike but many of the most interesting and beautiful rides include a major hill or two.   Baxter Grade, Mt. Vernon, Ridge Road, Indian ...

KIRBY’S KATCH

With the salmon action slowing down, Bass Jack Naves and I traveled down to the Sacramento River side of the Delta to get in more of the incredible striper action that’s be ...

Being involved in the community is fun

On Nov. 14, the Lincoln Area Chamber of Commerce had its November NetMixer at the Lincoln Public Library with fun people enjoying appetizers and beverages. It is fun to give a ra ...

New riders, don’t despair

  In the years I have been scribbling this column, you five loyal readers will have noted I often encourage non- or infrequent riders to get out on a bike. Any bike.   ...

Shop Placer County’s small businesses this holiday season

Small businesses are the backbone of our local communities. Now that the  holiday shopping season is in full swing, I would like to share how our communities benefit from your ...

A road well-traveled

  Reflecting back over my 23 years of public service (Western Placer Unified School District 1978 to 1986, Lincoln City Council 1986 to 1994 and Lincoln City Council 2010 to ...

Life in the Bike Lane

  The weather this time of year can present some extra challenges for cyclists in Placer County.   Starting early in the morning means two or three layers to keep warm. ...

Lincoln poll workers are appreciated

                              Thank you to all the polling volunteers for supporting our community! ...