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Special election to fill Sen. Gaines seat to be held late March

Election season isn’t over yet for voters of Placer County, only on a short hiatus. A special election to fill Placer County’s vacant State Senate seat is slated for Ma ...

Roseville antique shop sells Nazi items

Limited edition toys from the ’50s. An intricately-carved wooden armoire. A kitschy neon sign advertising a bottle of coca-cola. Antique stores are havens for the old, the ra ...

Year’s first council session brings new city manager

The year’s first Lincoln City Council meeting Tuesday introduced new faces and a new seating arrangement to the Chamber floors. Newly-elected council members Alyssa Silhi and ...

Stitching together support for Camp Fire’s displaced

Surrounded by bolts of vibrant fabric and sustained by homemade cookies, a half-dozen women spent last Saturday at Angel Quilter’s Studio in Lincoln sewing pillowcases for th ...

Senior Center launches lunch program ahead of grand opening

Although the Senior Center’s grand opening is more than a month away, the recently-renovated space is well into its mission of supporting area seniors. Beginning in October, ...

Learning to drive means dealing with distractions, nervousness, inexperience

With summer approaching, many high school students will trade hitting the books for hitting the road. But according to California Highway Patrol officer David Martinez, distracte ...

FBI relocates Sacramento office to West Roseville

The Federal Bureau of Investigation recently opened a field office in northwest Roseville, relocating its operations from Sacramento. But it isn’t just the new, LEED-certifi ...

County announces “game-changing” plans for South Placer

The vision for two key South Placer parcels totaling 8,100 acres between Lincoln and Roseville is being touted as a “game changer” for the local economy. County planne ...

Circus Vargas coming to Roseville

Circus Vargas, an animal-free Big Top event, will perform at the Westfield Galleria in Roseville starting Sept. 29. The circus will be in Roseville through Oct. 9. Circus Vargas i ...

916 area code running out of prefixes; changes coming

Long used to identify Sacramento and the surrounding areas, the 916 area code servicing parts of Placer, Sacramento, El Dorado, Solano, Sutter and Yolo counties is rapidly running ...

Sunday’s violence at the California Capitol: An insider view from the beginning

A trail of blood was spattered across the sidewalk near the southeast corner of California’s statehouse Sunday morning, after a small group of white segregationists clashed w ...

Internet handy way to get Lincoln news

Like all my friends, I wish for world peace and good health and a good year for everyone around the world. Unfortunately, I can only think these altruistic thoughts since ...