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Caldwell named Teacher of Year

In conjunction with the California Association of Regional Occupational Centers and Programs, the Placer County Office of Education/49er Regional Occupational Program has named Jan ...

Digging it

Lincoln’s unusually cool spring is over and the county is starting to heat up – and that means gardens are finally starting to come into their own. And not a minute too soon, b ...

School board considers budget cuts

Trustees of the local school board were faced with the reality of trimming fat on an already lean budget when they were presented with a budget committee’s final recommendations ...

Tour de Lincoln rides again

If you’re tired of taking in Lincoln scenery from the gridlocked highway, Saturday will offer the chance to see a different side of town. All it takes is a little pedal power. L ...

GEMS community rallies to help teacher’s daughter fight cancer

Chemotherapy can’t cure Amy Lantz’s cancer, but her mother isn’t giving up hope. Karen Villa, a teacher at Glen Edwards Middle School, believes her 22-year-old daughter woul ...

Santucci remembered for decades of service

Bill Santucci, one of Placer County’s most identifiable and influential leaders who left his mark on the area through more than 20 years of public service, has died. He was 79. S ...

Rocklin I-80 closures continue

Motorists can expect a full highway closure from 9 p.m. to 5 a.m. nightly through May 10 on Interstate 80 at Sierra College Blvd. A detour, using the off-ramp and the adjacent on- ...

Murder victim's family sues Thunder Valley Casino

The family of murder victim Christie Wilson has filed suit against the Thunder Valley Casino,where the 27-year-old was last seen alive. The wrongful death civil suit filed Oct. 3, ...