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Placer County's Heritage Trail history tour just the tonic for weekend fun

Pills and potions. Shady charlatans and mighty men of medicine. Sawbones and jawbones. It’s all there, tucked away in an unassuming Victorian painted welcoming tones of crea ...

Roseville to host Tri-County Job Fair

Job seekers in Placer, Sacramento and El Dorado counties are invited to a free job fair Aug. 21 in Roseville, according to a news release Monday. A collaboration between those thr ...

City, theater group come to terms on Civic Auditorium

An agreement between the Lincoln Theater Company and the city was unanimously approved Tuesday night by the City Council, allowing the theater company to establish and operate a pe ...

'The Most Epic Birthday Party Ever,' fun, inspirational

Lincoln Theater Company’s production of “The Most Epic Birthday Party Ever,” last week at the Lincoln Civic Auditorium was a delightful and inspirational inaugura ...

Work on closed city landfill will likely meet deadline

Work at the closed Lincoln landfill, ordered by the state, is nearing completion and will likely be finished by the Oct. 1 deadline, city engineer Ray Leftwich told the Lincoln Cit ...

IRS warns taxpayers to guard against new tricks by scam artists; losses top $20 million

Following new variations of widespread tax scams, the Internal Revenue Service warns taxpayers to remain on high alert and protect themselves against the ever-evolving array of tac ...

Tempers flare between Hydrick, Short

Two Lincoln City Councilmen ended Tuesday night’s meeting by exchanging heated words that led to Police Chief Rex Marks coming between them. Lincoln City Councilmen Gabriel ...

Summer vacation ends next week for Lincoln students

The approximately 6,600 students registered in Lincoln schools have four more days of summer vacation before they hit the books. The new school year starts Wednesday for all kind ...

Lincoln High band has a new truck

When the Lincoln High School band needed a truck to haul music equipment last year, dozens of helpers from the school and community stepped up. First came the donated truck, a gi ...

Money management key for college students

As college students head to campus for the fall semester, money management should be on their personal syllabus. Of course, it’s important for college students to take cont ...

Eyes from Lincoln

I took a birding trip to Sanibel Island, Fla. in mid-January this year. It is a choice area for bird fans and others seeking a relaxing vacation on the Gulf. The island is locate ...

Gary Lewis brings the ‘60s to Lincoln

Don’t tell Gary Lewis that this isn’t the 1960s. The leader and founder of the Playboys has been reliving the ‘60s nonstop since 1984 every weekend. He brings h ...

Get acquainted with the recreation department

Editor’s note: This is the 10th in a  series of columns about Lincoln, its parks and its people. The city of Lincoln provides a wide variety of recreational classes ...

Senior Peer Counseling, Training available in county

Placer County Senior Peer Counseling provides education and services to support the wellness and self-sufficiency of the older adults of Placer County. Volunteers provide counsel ...

Sign up now for Leadership Lincoln

Sign up now for Leadership Lincoln The deadline to apply for the third annual Leadership Lincoln Class of 2015-2016 is Monday. Leadership Lincoln, sponsored by the Lincoln A ...