Lincoln

End of a long ride; sports editor enjoyed time in Rocklin, Lincoln

After more than eight years, I am leaving my position as sports editor of The Placer Herald and The Lincoln News Messenger. This has not been an easy decision, as I have loved my t ...

Lincoln’s Perrault to fight Saturday

Lincoln’s Eriq Perrault, an amateur mixed martial arts fighter, will have his second bout on Saturday night. Standing almost six-feet tall and fighting in the 160-pound weight c ...

Time for state, county to look at freeway ramps

Placer County opened the Sunset Boulevard overpass Sunday afternoon, culminating a year-long project to improve traffic safety and congestion along the Highway 65 corridor connecti ...

Thunder Valley Casino interviewing for more than 600 jobs

Lincoln — With the hotel and casino expansion on track to open in July 2010, Thunder Valley Casino and Resort is now taking applications for more than 600 new jobs. Applicants ca ...

Lincoln man arrested for kidnapping

A Lincoln woman is safe Tuesday night after being kidnapped, according to acting Lincoln Police Chief Paul Shelgren. The Lincoln Police Department responded Monday morning to a re ...

Lincoln man ready to cheer on former team

Lincoln resident Gary Anderson will be rooting for the New Orleans Saints on Super Bowl Sunday. He isn’t your typical fan, though, as the Placer High graduate played for the Sai ...

Zebras top Bear River, capture share of PVL crown

LAKE OF THE PINES — A guy named Moses led the Lincoln High football team into the promised land Friday night. Senior running back Moses Stanley caught five passes for 128 yards ...

Lincoln's Faber to help host fight night in Marysville

Lincoln High graduate Urijah Faber, the former WEC Featherweight fighting champion, will attend the “Battle at the Ballpark” event at All Seasons RV Stadium in Marysville on Au ...

Placer County assessment roll echoes drop in real estate values

Placer County’s assessment roll dropped 2.6 percent this year, according to figures released Monday by Placer County Assessor Kristen Spears. Spears blamed declining real estate ...

Grand jury recycles blue bag controversy

A Placer County grand jury report is putting renewed pressure on participating communities, including Auburn, to toss out programs that now see residents bagging recyclables. The ...