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Salt Mine in need of donations to help others

The Salt Mine’s Pastor Eric Long has a two-word message for residents: Please donate! The nonprofit organization has helped at least a hundred thousand residents during the ...

Performing arts has arrived in Lincoln

A group of theater enthusiasts in Lincoln got together over two years ago to bring live theater to Lincoln. Working tirelessly toward this goal, they are bringing Ne ...

PCWA advises that water conservation needed still

With a thin mountain snowpack producing even less water than expected, leaders of the Placer County Water Agency (PCWA) are continuing to encourage water conservation by ...

Thunder Valley Casino Resort has more than 100 positions to fill at Saturday’s employment fair

Thunder Valley Casino Resort will host an employment fair from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday. More than a hundred open positions range from entry-level to management, including c ...

Observe at the local cemeteries

This year, we will celebrate Memorial Day on May 26 (this Monday).  The day is set aside to remember those individuals who died in the service to t ...

Placer's Portuguese community invites everyone to annual celebration

A few thousand visitors to downtown Lincoln will help carry on a centuries-old tradition this weekend when the Placer County Portuguese Holy Spirit Association hosts its ...

Weekend photos around Lincoln

  Lincoln residents had plenty of area events to attend this past weekend. Included on this page are photos from Relay for Life held from 9 a.m. Saturday  ...

District schools to get new drink vending machines

When students return to school Aug. 20, they will find shiny new vending machines on their campuses. At Tuesday night’s school board meeting, the board unanim ...

Del Oro cheerleaders show support at Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure

Just like football players throughout Placer County, the Del Oro High School cheerleaders are starting to get ready for the 2014 season. Del Oro’s squad of 17 girls had the ...

Auburn boy with rare syndrome wins 1st race at Fast Fridays Motorcycle Speedway

Colton Nelson did it. And then he did it again — and again The 7-year-old Auburn boy, who rides on the dirt oval at Fast Fridays Motorcycle Speedway despite being one of fe ...

Yuba City's California Chrome wins Preakness Stakes, 1 victory from Triple Crown

BALTIMORE  — California Chrome repelled one challenger and then put away another in the stretch to win the Preakness on Saturday, setting up a Triple Crown try ...

California bill limits full contact youth football drills

SACRAMENTO — Responding to parental safety concerns, the state Assembly on Thursday passed legislation limiting full-contact practices for high school football ...

City celebrates Nelson Lane widening at May 15 groundbreaking ceremony

  With construction workers watching on May 15, Lincoln City Council members and staff stood shoulder-to-shoulder with a congressman, a county supervisor and transportation o ...

Relay for Life takes over Lincoln Saturday to Sunday morning

A crowd of several thousand residents and visitors will gather at the Lincoln High School track from 9 a.m. Saturday to 9 a.m. Sunday But they’ ...