Lincoln

SHOWDOWN LOOMING: Placer girls trample Lincoln 49-26 to set up undefeated showdown with Colfax

Friday’s prep girls basketball game between host Placer and Colfax wouldn’t be bigger if Michael Buffer himself agreed to do the introductions. None needed. Since Pla ...

Placer boys down Lincoln 75-63 to open PVL play

Earl Crabbe Gymnasium was rocking Thursday for the Pioneer Valley League basketball opener. And the Placer boys were rolling. The Hillmen pulled away late before a boisterous hom ...

PVL basketball preview: Placer girls could win it all

A year ago the Bear River Bruins went wire-to-wire in winning the Pioneer Valley League girls basketball championship. Led by a talented senior-laden line-up, the Bruins went 9-1 i ...

PVL basketball preview: Boys race is wide open

Which boys basketball team will rule the Pioneer Valley League? Placer coach Mark Lee likes Foothill. Lincoln’s Robert Ash likes Placer and Foothill’s Drew Hibbs likes ...

Irish All the Way Part One- An Irish World of Words

On their way west to California in 1853, the Fleming family stopped at Salt Lake City in search of their Mormon relatives, the Grahams. That night, family affection brought the tw ...

Boneshaker brews new project in Lincoln

It has been a busy year for the Rocklin-based “Boneshaker” brand, as it expanded in April into a new restaurant and brewery and will expand again next month into specia ...

Baskin-Robbins opens in Lincoln with 44 flavors

The three ice-cream experts who visited Baskin-Robbins in Lincoln last week could not agree on which of the new store’s 44 flavors was the best. “Oreo Cookies an ...

Mammoth sewer pipeline project approaches North Auburn

A giant pipeline designed to work like a small, encased river to flow wastewater from North Auburn to Lincoln has reached the outskirts of Auburn. Heavy equipment on Monday was di ...

Big 5 Sporting Goods opens in Lincoln

Big 5 Sporting Goods opened in Lincoln Dec. 11 and “it was just a natural procession” for the chain to open in Lincoln. That’s according to Rick Gridley, the Big ...

CHERP helps residents access PG&E rebates and lower utility bills

This new year, Lincoln homeowners could save a significant chunk of change by making some energy changes to their house. By installing energy-efficient upgrades, including solar, ...