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$10,000 more needed in donations for 4th of July

This year’s 4th of July will be an all-day party brought to Lincoln residents by other Lincoln residents volunteering to make sure the country’s nation is celebrated in ...

County not immune to whooping cough

The California Department of Public Health has declared a statewide epidemic of pertussis, commonly known as “whooping cough,” and a public report shows that Placer Cou ...

Candidate workshops designed to help residents run in November election

More than 150 seats on City Councils, school boards, parks, fire, water, and utility districts in Placer County are on the Nov. 4, 2014 General Election ballot and 10 are for Linco ...

Dave Flood volunteers downtown

Dave Flood has belonged to the nonprofit Downtown Lincoln Association for 2 1/2 years. He is the events co-chairman. This is his second year on the 4th of July committee and his fi ...

Auburn City Council approves new sewer rates

The Auburn City Council passed a controversial sewer rate increase on a 4-1 vote at Monday night’s council meeting. The increase comes as part of a multi-year undertakin ...

Business cycle is up in Lincoln

What is happening in the Lincoln business community?  Why are some businesses leaving or closing, while others stay and who else is coming to town?   The last few years ...

‘A Chorus Line’ has nine performances at Music Circus

The nine-time Tony Award® and Pulitzer-winner “A Chorus Line” kicks off the 64th Music Circus season this week. “A Chorus Line” is as fresh today as wh ...

Monster mash: Newcastle massage therapist keeps Western States 100 runners going and going

After Deb Paquin was rear-ended in a 2010 car accident, and while she was suffering extreme pain from whiplash, doctors told her she’d never run again. “Doctors wrote ...

Sierra College names Lucas Moosman new athletic director

  Sierra College named Lucas Moosman as the new Dean of Athletics and Athletic Director on Monday. Moosman will fill the vacancy left by interim AD, Roz Goldenberg.  He ...

With help of 6,000 hours of volunteer work, Western States 100-Mile Endurance run set for Saturday

It took 6,000 hours of work to fix — all from volunteers. But after being torched by the American Fire in August, the 10-mile stretch of trail that was affected by last year ...