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Community foundations fund senior nutrition programs

Thanks to additional funding, Seniors First will soon expand a program established to provide homebound seniors with hot meals and daily social interaction. MyMeals, the most rece ...

2015 Tevis Cup: From Montpellier to Greenwood, the French Connection

Nestled about 20 minutes from Auburn, in between Cool and Georgetown is the tiny community of Greenwood. At some point today, one of Greenwood’s 1,128 residents, Dominique C ...

Placer County opens new assessor’s office in Roseville

To better meet the needs of the public, the Placer County Assessor’s Office has opened an office at 10810 Justice Center Drive, Suite 190, in Roseville. Office hours are 8 a ...

Police request ATV to reach homeless camps

Lincoln Police Chief Rex Marks asked the Lincoln City Council for an all-terrain vehicle Tuesday night so his officers can more easily get to local homeless camps. Marks made his ...

Grape Days of Summer offer taste of Placer wineries

Wine lovers have an easy way this weekend to sample offerings from 19 area wineries, while enjoying vineyard tours, live music, PlacerGROWN food,  appetizer pairings and barre ...

Lincoln restaurants open during construction

Some restaurants in downtown Lincoln have felt pinched while street work is being done but local owners are finding ways to cope with the interruption. Kim Strong, owner of Kim&rs ...

Lincoln residents invited to National Night Out

Lincoln residents will join millions of Americans Tuesday when they participate in the 32nd National Night Out. Paul Tyler, community service officer for the Lincoln Police Depart ...

Work on Lincoln's Well No. 2 expected to meet deadline

Lincoln’s Well No. 2 is expected to be completed on time, the construction manager for the project said Tuesday night at the Lincoln City Council meeting. Todd Kotey, of Qui ...

Turkey Creek Estates moves forward

A proposed subdivision for the Village I project took the first step in the approval process July 22 when the Lincoln Planning Commission OK’d a tentative map for 391 residen ...

Tom Drinnon shows Lincoln what country is about

If country music’s your style and/or you’re a big fan of Tim McGraw, Lincoln Hills is the place to be Aug. 7. That’s when Tom Drinnon brings his “A Tri ...

It’s extra hot Thursday and the next few days but not record-breaking

Although it might seem like a massive heat wave the next few days, especially today, Lincoln’s weather will not break any records in the near future. That’s according ...

Placer County resident publishes memoirs of Peace Corps Duty Written Home from Caribbean Island of Dominica in the Early 1990s

Mary Ann Bachman Kollenberg, who has roots in Lincoln and lived in other Placer County cities, recently self-published letters she wrote during her Peace Corps duty in the early 19 ...

UPDATE: Dead body found on Roseville’s Miners Ravine

The discovery of a man’s body alongside the Miners Ravine Trail caused a stir Tuesday morning in Roseville as detectives, emergency responders and CSI blocked off the scene t ...

Update: Bond’s past is unclear

Statements by Gerald “Tim” Bond about his past employment, specifically with Ram Restaurant and Brewery in Oregon, were disputed last week by the company’s presid ...

Eddie Money makes touring with the band a family affair

Eddie Money is a musician’s musician. Performing nonstop since 1977 with a double-platinum album featuring “Baby Hold On” and “Two Tickets to Paradise,&rd ...