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Lincoln’s annual Christmas holiday season kicks off Saturday

Lincoln Hometown Christmas’s annual parade, tree lighting, and holiday craft and vendor fair are three good reasons to visit downtown this Saturday. That’s when the an ...

What is this household item?

The mystery item pictured above isn’t used as frequently today. Do you know what it is and what it was used for in homes? If you know, please send answers to carolf@goldcoun ...

Lincoln calendar, starting Nov. 22

  Thursday, Nov. 22 Happy Thanksgiving!   Friday, Nov. 23 Free clothes drive to those in need is from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. the fourth Friday of each month at Lincoln B ...

Being involved in the community is fun

On Nov. 14, the Lincoln Area Chamber of Commerce had its November NetMixer at the Lincoln Public Library with fun people enjoying appetizers and beverages. It is fun to give a ra ...

Matt Nathanson and Carly Pearce concert benefits Camp Fire victims

Bonneville International radio stations NOW 100.5, New Country 105.1 KNCI, MIX 96 and Sports 1140 KHTK will present a Camp Fire benefit concert with performances by Matt Nathanson ...

This item was popular years ago

Most readers didn't know the purpose of last week’s mystery item. OK, only one reader knew. We hope that more readers know the purpose of this week's mystery item. ...

A road well-traveled

  Reflecting back over my 23 years of public service (Western Placer Unified School District 1978 to 1986, Lincoln City Council 1986 to 1994 and Lincoln City Council 2010 to ...

Lincoln calendar, starting Nov. 15

Thursday, Nov. 15 Dare2BeFit workout group meets at 6 a.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays at Joiner Park, 1701 Nicholaus Road in Lincoln. Free for all levels. Participants bring mat and w ...

Lincoln poll workers are appreciated

                              Thank you to all the polling volunteers for supporting our community! ...

Patriotic-related focus this week

We stumped readers with last week’s mystery item. But we don’t like doing that. So here’s a hint for this week’s mystery item, pictured above: it has some ...

Three easy ways to celebrate Veterans Day here Sunday

    Sunday is Veterans Day and Lincoln residents of all ages have three ways to publicly thank veterans for their service. There are 28,000 veterans in Placer County, ...

Lincoln calendar, starting Nov. 8

Thursday, Nov. 8 Dare2BeFit workout group meets at 6 a.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays at Joiner Park, 1701 Nicholaus Road in Lincoln. Free for all levels. Participants bring mat and wa ...

Honor veterans this week and all year

Going about our daily routines, many of us don’t think about veterans, what they’ve done for our country and what they’ve gone through.  Best case scenario, ...

Trailer Bash headlines final event at All American Saturday

   A big night of motor sports madness is sure to entertain this Saturday, culminating with the much anticipated  Riebes Season Finale Trailer Bash at the All Ameri ...

Educating kids on healthy eating

Obesity is not a joke, regardless of what TV sitcoms and movie comedies sometimes portray. For starters, think of TV’s “The Biggest Loser,” “More to L ...