Lincoln

Dry, windy, hot weather brings big fire risk

This year’s fire season has already begun, Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger said last week in issuing an executive order bolstering the state’s ability to battle wildland fires this ...

Developer influence: Set record straight

Many letters to the editor about campaign contributions imply that “big developer” money buys big development. This propaganda is not true in the Placer County I know. For anyo ...

Cowboy boots to high heels – election has historical significance

Yes, the times, they are a changin’. As the course of presidential debates, primaries and super-delegates move forward, a sense of national pride expands as our dialogue fine-tun ...

Adam’s Ribs get barbecued

It was five and dime poker night at Harve’s. His wife was scheduled to play Bunco with friends, but the flu bug bit. She wrapped up tight in a flannel robe, sipped on a cup of me ...

Biz Expo ’08 boasts record vendor list

More than 80 vendors signed on for the Lincoln Area Chamber of Commerce-sponsored Business Expo May 8 – more than triple last year’s count, said chamber CEO Bobbi Park. “I d ...

Senior Café hosts Spring Fling

Forget your worries and come to the Spring Fling party at the Senior Café party at 11 a.m. on Friday. The party will be held at the Senior Nutrition site, 472 E St. in the old C ...

Council gives approval to Auburn Ravine dog park

Despite impassioned pleas from a group of Lincoln Crossing residents, the Lincoln City Council unanimously voted to build a permanent dog park in Auburn Ravine before a loudly appl ...

Tour de Lincoln draws big crowd of bike riders

More than 750 riders took advantage of the mild, sunny weather May 10 to take part in the seventh annual Tour de Lincoln, a fundraiser for the Lincoln Volunteer Center. “It was ...

Sun City home damaged by blaze

Extremely windy conditions were to blame in a fire that gutted a home Monday on Eagles Peak Lane in Sun City Lincoln Hills. According to Lincoln Fire Chief David Whitt, the fire a ...

Barn swallows make Thunder Valley home

“When the Swallows Come Back to Capistrano.” That famous song has a new twist, a new title – it’s “When the Swallows Come Back to Thunder Valley Casino” – and won’t ...