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Ex-Placer County deputy pleads no contest to sex-with-a-minor charge

UPDATED: ROSEVILLE – Once lauded as a hero, an ex-Placer County sheriff’s deputy pleaded no contest Wednesday to a single felony charge of having unlawful sex with a mi ...

Former Roseville High football star arrested for murder

Police detectives from Salem, Ore. announced yesterday that they have arrested Beau Smith on murder charges, stemming from the violent death of a 66-year-old. Smith was a well-know ...

Placer ex-deputy’s plea could lead to no jail in sex-with-minor case

ROSEVILLE – Once lauded as a hero, an ex-Placer County sheriff’s deputy pleaded no contest today to a single felony charge of having unlawful sex with a minor. Kenneth ...

Help make Thanksgiving happy for some families

Lincoln residents can help ensure that residents in need have a nice Thanksgiving dinner. On Nov. 20, the Lincoln Professional Firefighters Association, Local 4356, partnering wit ...

City saves almost $100,000 a year through Friends of the Lincoln Libraries donations

The nonprofit Friends of the Lincoln Libraries donates $95,000 a year to the Twelve Bridges Library to present programs and buy books, DVDs and other needed materials. Some of ...

Downtown attracting new businesses

There are some new kids on the block. More specifically, new businesses have moved to the Lincoln Boulevard block in downtown Lincoln. In March, Jim D’Ambrosio opened Linco ...

Free holiday arts, craft fair Saturday at McBean Pavilion

Holiday shoppers can buy handmade gifts this Saturday at the inaugural All-American Arts & Craft Fair. The free event will be at the McBean Park Pavilion (65 McBean Park Drive ...

Placer County Water Agency board hears Sunset Industrial Area plans

Placer County Water Agency directors were briefed Nov. 7 on Placer County’s update of the Sunset Industrial Area Plan between Roseville and Lincoln. Placer County Water ...

Log truck roll over shuts down Highway 193

At around 8 a.m. Wednesday, Nov. 12, a log truck semi rolled over at Gold Hill Road on Highway 193 . The truck is blocking both lanes of travel. According to the CHP website, one ...

Consultant discusses Lincoln’s water resources

Nearly everything you ever wanted to know about water was the topic of Lincoln city staff’s Oct. 22 “water master plan” workshop presented by city water consultan ...