Virginiatown

Placer County Gold Rush ghost town gets its identity back

Virginiatown has its historical mojo back. Sometime before the damage and theft was discovered in early July, someone had apparently chiseled the mortar underneath Virginiatown&rs ...

Placer Gold Rush ghost town loses marker to theft

A funny thing happened to Kurteous Maximus on his way to an E Clampus Vitus meeting in the rural area between Lincoln and Auburn. Taking a side road to the meeting hall, Kurteous ...

An enjoyable ride through the rural parts Lincoln awaits you

  Bike column   Today, let’s do a mostly flat jaunt north and east of town. Remember to wear a helmet and check your tires before you leave. And take your cell ...