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Colfax shuts down Lincoln 28-7

LINCOLN – Tied 0-0 with Lincoln’s Zebras midway through the second quarter of Friday night’s Pioneer Valley League football game, the Colfax Falcons were looking for any kin ...

Bear River surges past Lincoln 39-21

LAKE OF THE PINES – The Bear River High football team, led by James Harris, Sam Houston and junior Brendon Wooner, outgunned Lincoln in a rain-drenched Pioneer Valley League show ...

Hillgals golf team with strong showing

Placer 445 The Placer High girls golf team won the 18-hole par-74 Pioneer Valley League tournament No. 2 at Diamond Oaks on Monday. ...

Placer girls take care of Lincoln

The Placer High girls volleyball team ended Lincoln High’s two-game winning streak with a convincing 25-18, 25-10, 25-17 victory Monday night at Lincoln. With the win, the Hillg ...

Hillmen Loom As PVL Grid Favorite

If the first five weeks of the prep football season taught us anything it’s this: Fans should settle in for what should be a wide open Pioneer Valley League grid title chase. ...

Rescue county Peer Court

It was encouraging to read that the Placer County Peer Court program received a $7,500 donation from Loomis. This was a noble gesture of Loomis to take the lead to contribute to Pe ...

Hook up with Lincoln wastewater plant

Re: “City approves $17,000 for wastewater study,” Journal, Aug. 24. The City of Auburn is spending $17,000 on a wastewater study. That sounds like a lot of money. Auburn is al ...

Lincoln council needs to stop spending

Things just get better and better — not! Lincoln’s City Council has spent $30,000 in redevelopment funds so a consulting firm can tell us that our downtown needs “branding ...

Man, 67, accused of sex with child

Bail has been set at $2 million for a 67-year-old Placer County man charged with having sex with a child under 10. Jimmie Eugene Steele was arrested last week by Placer County she ...

Public waking up to reality

We are all aware of the bad part of a recession that creates misery from unemployment but perhaps there is a good part. Prior to this current recession, our government “leaders ...

Help students be prepared

As we begin making plans to head back to school, I am hopeful for the 24-plus kindergartners who will enter my classroom and for future kindergartners. Senate Bill 1381, authored ...

Our View: $100K pensioners are poster children for a broken system

In Vegas, 21 is a great number. In fact, it’s a lock on a winning hand. In Placer County, 21 is the number of county retirees holding that winning hand – a guaranteed annual p ...

Resident can’t support tax

Our (Lincoln) City Council is spending $54,000 to educate the citizens of Lincoln about the proposed utility tax. To me, that is an insult to my intelligence and a great waste of c ...

Vote yes on Measure K

All these John Wayne solutions to our city’s (Lincoln’s) financial mess, say cutting the city manager’s salary in half, are simply not going to happen overnight and would not ...

Build big box stores at airport

In my opinion, the city of Auburn should exercise eminent domain over the Auburn airport area. It’s an excellent place for big box stores. The airplanes can fly out of the Grass ...