Lifestyle

Lincoln calendar, starting Aug. 23

Thursday, Aug. 23 Dare2BeFit workout group meets at 6 a.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays at Joiner Park, 1701 Nicholaus Road in Lincoln. Free for all levels. Participants bring mat and w ...

Placer ag value drops 11 percent in 2017

Record-setting rainfall in 2017 led to a sharp reduction in Placer County’s planted rice acreage, driving an 11 percent loss of total crop value. That’s according to t ...

Woman’s Club of Lincoln to hold annual home/garden tour fundraiser

For an inside look into five extraordinary historic and upscale contemporary homes, join visitors at a Sept. 29 home and garden tour fundraiser.  Proceeds from the Woman&rsqu ...

We might stump you with this week’s mystery item

Four readers, including one in far-away North Carolina, knew where last week’s mystery item was worn and by whom. If you know what this week’s item is, please send ans ...

Area crime-fiction writer to speak at library

When it comes to writing crime fiction, James L’Toile knows his material first-hand. With 30 years of experience in prisons across the county, L’Toile (pronounced La T ...

Lincoln calendar, starting Aug. 16

Thursday, Aug. 16  Dare2BeFit Workout Group meets 6 a.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays at Joiner Park, 1701 Nicholaus Road in Lincoln. Free for all levels. Participants to bring mat ...

Meet Placer County Sheriff's Deputy Joie Camalo

Name: Joie Camalo Age: 24 Residence: Placer County Family: Not married, no children Why did you want to join the Placer County Sheriff team? I grew up ...

National Night Out held Tuesday at Lincoln Hills

National Night Out is an annual community-building event that promotes police-community partnerships and neighborhood camaraderie to make neighborhoods safer and more caring places ...

Meet Deputy Eli Benfield

Name: Eli Benfield Age: 30 Family: Happily married. No children. Why did you want to join the Placer County Sheriff team? I grew up in Placer County and wanted to join an agenc ...

Where was this clothing worn?

Readers are on a roll again. Several readers knew what both variations of last week’s mystery item were called and their purpose. If you know what this week’s item is, ...

Lincoln calendar, starting Aug. 9

Thursday, Aug. 9 Dare2BeFit workout group meets at 6 a.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays at Joiner Park, 1701 Nicholaus Road in Lincoln. Free for all levels. Participants bring mat and wa ...

Who knew that everyone would know?

  We hit a key with last week’s mystery item. Readers immediately knew the answer to what the item was and its history.   Hopefully, this week will be the same. ...

Brad Paisley brings famed talent, wit to Thunder Valley

He has sold over 11 million albums. He is country music’s funny guy and he’s coming to our region. Brad Paisley is bound for Thunder Valley Casino in Lincoln for one ni ...