Lincoln

Airship over Lincoln really happened

If you looked up Sunday night in Lincoln between 5:30 and 7:30 PM and saw a yellow blimp, you weren't hallucinating.  That actually was an airship undergoing a shak ...

Lincoln youth hockey players take their game to State

Lincoln’s growing scope of athletics has two young hockey players that helped take their team to the California Amateur Hockey Association State Tournament. Christian Agosti ...

Making a run for the playoffs

Many of the teams for Lincoln, Rocklin and Whitney high schools entered their conference races this week in pursuit of a league title or, at least, a berth in the postseason playof ...

Sports tourism brings increased business to Lincoln

Thanks to a business improvement district agreement that Placer Valley Tourism (PVT) made last year with the cities of Lincoln, Roseville and Rocklin, Lincoln retail businesses can ...

Lincoln's long awaited Taco Bell is open

The long awaited Taco Bell is now open in Lincoln. The News Messenger was there at 10 a.m. to witness the drive through hopping with activity, the old Taco Bell Express did not hav ...

Knights of Columbus host annual St. Joseph Parish Easter Egg Hunt

The Annual St Joseph’s Parish Easter Hunt hosted by the Knights of Columbus will take place on Saturday, April 4 at the Old Parish Hall grounds at the corner of  6th &am ...

Kids have pick of four Easter egg hunts Saturday

On Saturday, April 4 the Easter bunny will be making his rounds presiding over four Easter egg hunts in the Lincoln area.   Promptly at 10 a.m., the Lincoln Host Lions Club ...

Bear River, Placer, Colfax prevail in PVL baseball

Bear River 8, Lincoln 4 GRASS VALLEY — Matt Lopez hit 4 for 4 with a home run, two doubles and four RBIs Thursday as Bear River jumped all over Lincoln to land a Pioneer Val ...

Placer scores five unanswered runs to take PVL baseball lead over Lincoln

After Lincoln High’s 2-0 lead evaporated in the smoke of hot Placer bats, the Fighting Zebra’s needed to do something, anything, to avoid relinquishing the Pioneer Vall ...

GoatHouse Brewing Company owner speaks to Rotarians

Cathy and Michael Johnson left the Bay Area several years ago to buy farm land in Lincoln and open the first “farm to glass” brewery in Lincoln. Their GoatHouse Brewin ...

Lincoln Taco Bell to open in early April

After a four-year absence, Taco Bell is returning to Lincoln. The Tex-Mex fast food restaurant will open in the Sterling Pointe Shopping Center off Highway 65 in early April, acco ...

D4 SJS Wrestling Championships Preview: Auburn-area grapplers look for advancement on the road to state

The Western Athletic Conference sent two teams to the final round of the Sac-Joaquin Section Team Dual wrestling finals this season, and should be the toast of Sacramento Friday an ...

Report to the community on the 2014 Toys for Tots Campaign for Southwest Placer County

Now that I have completed my annual After Action Report to the Toys for Tots Foundation in Quantico, Va., I can comment on the statistics, share some of the highlights and, most im ...

PVL girls basketball scores, standings, upcoming games: Placer girls survive upset-minded Lincoln in overtime

The nine seniors on the varsity girls basketball team at Lincoln High looked to end their prep careers at home Thursday night with a win against unbeaten PVL leader, Placer. For t ...