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Sign up for free cell phone emergency alerts

 Since last August, all Placer County residents can receive free emergency alerts from area law-enforcement on their mobile phones and through emails. While emergency alerts ...

Seniors “pool” resources for exercise and fun

On a recent cold Monday, at 5:30 a.m., a dozen Lincoln Hills residents lined up in terry bathrobes and flip-flops, waiting for the doors to open at the Orchard Creek Lodge’s ...

House burglar arrested in Lincoln

A manhunt for a house burglar Friday enlisted the efforts of two police departments before ending in Lincoln, after a Rocklin detective cornered the suspect near Twelve Oaks Bri ...

Sheridan murder suspect’s state hospital placement still on hold

A Placer County judge is asking state hospital officials to admit accused murderer Ana Bejenariu within a month or provide an explanation for what is now a two-month delay in her p ...

John Adams Academy buys land in Lincoln for new charter school

John Adams Academy, a Roseville-based public charter school, purchased land in Lincoln in December with plans to open a second location in time for the 2016 – 2017 school yea ...

Council approves lease for top floor of former City Hall

After standing empty for nearly six years, the top floor of the “old” City Hall —built in 2001—will be home to a local medical-services company. The two-st ...

Visit award-winning wineries this weekend

This Valentine’s Day weekend, residents can sample wine from area award-winning wineries. Thirteen area wineries received a total of 50 awards from the 2015 San Francis ...

Sheridan Elementary School students get high-speed Internet

The age of high-speed Internet arrived recently at a small elementary school that for several years had a state-of-the-art computer lab but very spotty Internet access because of i ...

“Fill-The-Boot” this weekend to help burn victims

Lincoln firefighters will collect donations in two locations this Saturday and Sunday for the Firefighters Burn Institute’s "Fill-The-Boot" charity drive.   T ...

Lincoln Rotary contributes $1,000 to African project

Jerry Hall, a past director and vice president of Rotary International and current member of the Rotary Club of Reno, gave a report Feb. 5 at the Rotary Club of Lincoln’s reg ...