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Placer drought update: as water supplies drop, the need to conserve increases

For months, local residents have been hearing about California’s drought and the need for conservation. To date, Placer County residents and businesses have cut their wa ...

City and county officials sponsor workshop to plan airport’s future

Editor’s note: This is part one of a three-part series on the Lincoln Regional Airport. Part one looks at  tonight’s airport stakeholders’ workshop, part two ...

Realtor a huge fan of Lincoln Regional Airport

Jay Holland is a big fan of the Lincoln Regional Airport. He wants area residents to regularly visit the airport on the west side of town at 1480 Flight Line Drive. From 197 ...

Up in smoke: City Council considers ban on medical pot cultivation

In the near future, medical marijuana growers in Lincoln may have to find another location. At the regular City Council meeting Tuesday night, councilmen briefly discussed whether ...

Annual events define Lincoln this week: the Festa and Memorial Day events

From last Thursday through Monday, Lincoln residents celebrated with the Portuguese Festa’s parades, music, carnival rides and good food. On Monday, residents remembered los ...

Sheridan Municipal Advisory Council vacant seat needs to be filled

Placer County is accepting applications from community members interested in filling a vacancy on the Sheridan Municipal Advisory Council. The Placer County Board of Superviso ...

Veterans section dedicated

The veterans’ section at Santa Clara Memorial Park Cemetery was dedicated Monday afternoon during the annual Memorial Day ceremony held there. From left are Commander Lynn Mc ...

“Outstanding” grads talk about their time at LHS

When the 326 students from Lincoln High School’s Class of 2014 graduate on June 6, Jedd Courage and Abbie Faingold will receive special notice. Courage is the class co-salut ...

Fire department hires new recruit

When Ryan Bevilacqua was little, he “loved to wave at the big red fire engines roaring by” and wanted to be a firefighter when he grew up. As of this month, the 27-yea ...

Sheridan Open house

Sheridan Elementary School’s open house on May 15 was well-attended with most of the students’ parents attending. The PTC also held its annual fundraiser during the ope ...