economic development

Regional airport seen as key to economic growth in Lincoln

Business and civic leaders on hand Tuesday night to get a close look at the Ford Tri-Motor airplane all agreed that the Lincoln Regional Airport is a key to the city’s future ...

Memorial Day Classic Softball Tournament swings into Placer Valley, including Lincoln

Memorial Day weekend in Placer Valley will deliver much more than warm weather and the countdown to summer, according to Roger Ueltzen. It will also bring some serious girls fast- ...

Lincoln leaders travel to nation’s capital

Members of the Lincoln City Council, as well as the Lincoln city manager, traveled to Washington D.C. this week as part of an annual effort to ask for legi ...

14 residents join city’s committees

 Fourteen Lincoln residents were appointed Tuesday to four-year terms on city of Lincoln committees at the Lincoln City Council meeting. They join other residents serving ...

Shop locally; it makes great business and civic sense

As I drive around Lincoln these past few months, it seems that new businesses are opening throughout the city. Several recent News Messenger issues had stories about the new B ...

Input survey leaves off library

The “City of Lincoln City Manager – Community Input Survey” e-blasted by Lincoln staff Nov. 26 and included on the city website left one service off that resident ...

Embracing Lincoln’s Rural Heritage

Did you know there are more than 100 family farms in South Placer County?  In previous columns, we described Lincoln’s unique place in South Placer County and the devel ...

Have you heard about our new businesses?

Local chatter has focused lately on Lincoln business closures and/or departures. However, there are several exciting new businesses opening in Lincoln and we are dedic ...

Lincoln a viable option for commercial, industrial users

Word is getting around: Lincoln is a desirable place to live, as desirable as Rocklin and Roseville.  Home sales trends over the last year reveal that housing market charac ...

We need to attract, keep businesses here

  I was disappointed we had to run a story April 18 (front page, “Brewery plans to get Knee Deep in Auburn”) about Knee Deep Brewing Company relocating soon from ...