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City commemorates completion of Nelson Road project

On Nov. 25, more than 40 cars lined up along a more than half-mile stretch of shiny stretch of new roadway near the Lincoln Regional Airport. Officials representing city, county, ...

Fire department receives $50,000 for firefighting equipment

Beginning early next year, the Lincoln Fire Department will receive a much-needed new vehicle fitted to fight grassland fires. On Tuesday night, City Council approved funds from t ...

Regional water board orders Lincoln to clean up old landfill

In the near future, Lincoln will have to pony up from $6 million to $8 million to stop toxins in an old city landfill from leaching into ground water near Auburn Ravine, according ...

Placer County Hidden Falls Park livestock grazing efforts get boost

The return of Hidden Falls Regional Park’s stealth weed whackers is getting a boost from a Sierra Nevada Conservancy grant. Cattle grazing has traditionally taken place on t ...

LaMalfa: High-speed rail money could help shore up state’s drought-related problems

U.S. Rep. Doug LaMalfa wants the federal government to backtrack on a $3 billion commitment for high-speed rail in California. Instead, LaMalfa said Tuesday that the money should ...

Why Mother Goose on the Loose?

On Tuesday night, the Friends of the Lincoln Public Library once again presented a $3,750 check to Lincoln Mayor Gabriel Hydrick and the Lincoln City Council.  This will insu ...

Seniors First to see lapse in services

Placer County’s senior population will now experience the aftereffects of the government shutdown as Seniors First will lay off 35 of 45 employees and temporarily shutdown ...

Foresthill area’s American River Fire rehab price tag $500,000

  The U.S. Forest Service is moving to protect American Fire lands before rain and snow moves in. The Forest Service has approved emergency safety and erosion-prevention mea ...

Friends convince city that library needs funds

I joined the Friends of the Lincoln Library this year because the nonprofit 160-member organization keeps the library well-stocked with books, DVDs and magazines. Just as im ...

Teichert Foundation donates to Auburn State Theatre expansion

  The Auburn Placer Performing Arts Center group has been awarded a $7,500 grant from Sacramento’s Teichert Foundation. In making the donation, a spokesman for the fou ...