Lifestyle

Annual Showcase is this Saturday

The 17th annual Lincoln Showcase is 6:30 to 10:30 p.m. this Saturday in downtown Lincoln’s Beermann Plaza.  Samples will be available from area restaurants, wineries an ...

Virginia R. Brown credits a positive attitude and eating healthy to longevity

Being 102 years old is a major accomplishment. Centenarians are rare. There are 450,000 centenarians throughout the world, according to TheCentenarian, and the highest number of c ...

Fun celebrating with BJ and Dick Gootee

On Saturday, there was a lot of fun at BJ and Dick Gootee's 50th wedding celebration with 150 of their delightful friends and family at their house. They enjoyed a great b ...

Name this street in Lincoln

Not only did we stump readers on what last week’s Lincoln Area Archives Museum mystery item was but we also stumped museum docents. This week’s mystery item is much ea ...

Gobs of gorgeous gourds

When Fowler Ranch owners Denise and Mason Moore planted a pumpkin patch in 2014, it was for family and friends to enjoy. It was such a success, they decided to open it to the publi ...

Lincoln calendar, starting Sept. 20

Thursday, Sept. 20 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 ...

Placer County urges mosquito precautions following West Nile virus cases

  Placer County’s public health officer, along with the Placer Mosquito and Vector Control District, are reminding reside ...

This week’s mystery item might surprise you

You never know what you’ll learn by seeing different artifacts and materials at the Lincoln Area Archives Museum. If you know what this week’s mystery item is and whet ...

Placer Museums recruiting for volunteer docents

Do you have passion for Placer County’s history or always wanted to learn more about it? Do you like interacting with people? Placer County Museums is currently recruiting vo ...

Rods & Relics recently donates $163,696 to area organizations

Rods & Relics recently donated a total of $163,696 to local nonprofit organizations. The donations are from proceeds of Rods & Relics’ annual Downtown Lincoln Car Sho ...

Meet Deputy Melissa Adams

Age: 25 Residence: Auburn Why did you want to join the Placer County Sheriff team? When I was 5, my grandfather (a retired police officer) wrote me a ticket for eating too muc ...

Lincoln calendar, starting Sept. 13

Thursday, Sept. 13 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 ...

Our View

Saturday is an especially happy day for residents in recovery. That’s when they celebrate going through treatment for mental health and substance use issues at the annual &l ...

Mental health, substance use recovery to be celebrated Saturday

Placer County residents of all ages are invited to the annual “Recovery Happens” event Saturday at Recreation Park in Auburn. The annual, family-friendly event celebra ...

Meet Deputy Melissa Adams

Name: Melissa Adams Age: 25 Hometown: Auburn Why did you want to join the Placer County Sheriff team? When I was 5, my grandfather (a retired police officer) ...