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Tibetan monks tour Journal, bless press room

Four of the six visiting Tibetan Buddhist monks and members of Sierra Friends of Tibet toured the Auburn Journal offices on Thursday. “This is a place where creative though ...

Three more nights added to casino’s concert series

Three acts added to Thunder Valley Casino’s seventh annual Summer Concert series are Michael Bolton with Christopher Cross; Kenny Rogers; and The Avett Brothers with special ...

Art League to host artists’ reception for Living Art Treasures show Saturday

When John Robeck, the Art League of Lincoln’s gallery manager, tried to describe why two local artists are being honored at a reception on Saturday, he struggled to capture a ...

Lincoln High Choir fundraiser is Feb. 27

The next Lincoln High School Choir benefit raising funds for students to perform in Europe this June will be a Feb. 27 at the Lincoln Hills Community Church. The Lincoln Hills Com ...

Council spends hours on committee structure

A major overhaul of the city of Lincoln’s committees, boards and commissions turned into a major effort Tuesday night as the Lincoln City Council debated a handful of the 16 ...

Lincoln Hills transfer fee draws hundreds to meeting

A $1,500 home transfer fee approved by the Sun City Lincoln Hills Community Association board of directors was postponed indefinitely after 10 days. The transfer fee, also known a ...

Carter Rogers wins Lincoln Hills Lions Club’s Student Speaker Contest

Carter Rogers from Western Sierra Collegiate Academy won the Lincoln Hills Lions Club’s Student Speakers Contest, a $100 check and an opportunity to advance to the next level ...

Lincoln Rifle Club approaches 100 years

Editor’s note: This is part of a series of Lincoln’s gun culture. Next week, The Lincoln News Messenger will visit the range. Barbara Webster did not expect to be the ...

Placer wine ordinance update bottled up for now

The lengthy process for new rules for Placer County wineries is getting longer. With the potential for challenges to the adequacy of the environmental analysis in a negative decla ...

Placer buys 40 acres west of Hidden Falls Regional Park

More land has been bought by Placer County as part of its Hidden Falls Regional Park expansion. The 39.7 acre property is located west of Hidden Falls park and adjacent to Garden ...

Placer County supervisors getting 2 percent raise

Placer County’s five supervisors will be getting a 2 percent raise in their next paycheck. It will be their first since voters approved a measure on the 2014 ballot hiking ...

Green, yellow, red signs to show Placer County eatery safety

A safe dinner out just got easier to predict in Placer County. Green placards will initially be going up in the next few weeks near the entrances to 1,600 restaurants, school cafe ...

Tom Rigney and Flambeau grace stage Tuesday

Expect plenty of high-energy music transcending several genres when Tom Rigney and Flambeau perform Tuesday at the Orchard Creek Ballroom. “It will be the usual eclectic mi ...

Tom Rigney and Flambeau grace stage Tuesday

Expect plenty of high-energy music transcending several genres when Tom Rigney and Flambeau perform Tuesday at the Orchard Creek Ballroom. “It will be the usual eclectic mi ...

Coffee company founder Jon B. Rogers named chamber’s “Man of the Year”

For more than 30 years, Jon B. Rogers and his family have used their gourmet coffee business to make a difference in communities thousands of miles away. Now, the co-founder, pre ...