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Tom Drinnon shows Lincoln what country is about

If country music’s your style and/or you’re a big fan of Tim McGraw, Lincoln Hills is the place to be Aug. 7. That’s when Tom Drinnon brings his “A Tri ...

It’s extra hot Thursday and the next few days but not record-breaking

Although it might seem like a massive heat wave the next few days, especially today, Lincoln’s weather will not break any records in the near future. That’s according ...

Placer County resident publishes memoirs of Peace Corps Duty Written Home from Caribbean Island of Dominica in the Early 1990s

Mary Ann Bachman Kollenberg, who has roots in Lincoln and lived in other Placer County cities, recently self-published letters she wrote during her Peace Corps duty in the early 19 ...

UPDATE: Dead body found on Roseville’s Miners Ravine

The discovery of a man’s body alongside the Miners Ravine Trail caused a stir Tuesday morning in Roseville as detectives, emergency responders and CSI blocked off the scene t ...

Update: Bond’s past is unclear

Statements by Gerald “Tim” Bond about his past employment, specifically with Ram Restaurant and Brewery in Oregon, were disputed last week by the company’s presid ...

Eddie Money makes touring with the band a family affair

Eddie Money is a musician’s musician. Performing nonstop since 1977 with a double-platinum album featuring “Baby Hold On” and “Two Tickets to Paradise,&rd ...

Mads Tolling brings memories of the ‘60s

Two-time Grammy-winning violinist Mads Tolling, known for his creative streak, will recreate the ’60s this Monday at Lincoln Hills. Monday’s audience will be one of t ...

Lincoln Soroptimist International club celebrates 10 years

When Jean Lund moved to Lincoln 15 years ago, the city did not have a Soroptimist International chapter. This summer, the club celebrated its 10-year anniversary and Lund was inst ...

Placer County takes over Lincoln transit service

Bus service is still available in Lincoln, but as of July 1, the provider is Placer County Transportation (PCT). The transition has gone smoothly, according to the city of Lincoln ...

Railroad representative visits Lincoln MAC

Union Pacific trains are required by federal law to transport hazardous materials but new technology is now available to help emergency crews identify what the cars are carrying, a ...

Lincoln businesses serve up frozen treats in hot summer

Summer time is here and you need something to keep you cool? With apologies to David Lee Roth, it’s time to see the ice cream man. Lincoln residents are able to try a diffe ...

Slomski is always active

Editor’s note: This is the last in a weekly series of Lincoln Hills softball players and managers who love the game. The June 11 story was on Vern DeVincenzi; the June 18 sto ...

Rock removal ending on Lincoln-North Auburn sewer link

The regional sewer pipeline ending in Lincoln is slowly digging its way to completion in North Auburn. The Joeger and Bell crossroads in North Auburn have been a focal point in re ...

FAMILIAR TRAIL: Placer freshman Claire Ross will take on the 2015 Tevis Cup

Over 200 riders will traverse the Western States Trail from Tahoe to Auburn Aug. 1 for a 100-mile trek that’s considered the oldest endurance trail ride in the world — ...

New Beermanns' owner challenged by Ram Restaurant president

Editor’s note: For a more detailed version of this story, check the July 23 issue of The Lincoln News Messenger.   Statements by Gerald “Tim” Bond about hi ...