Lincoln

Reader Input: Stop the sham and fix the dam!

The Nevada Irrigation District (NID) provides a dependable, quality water supply to about 25,000 homes, farms, and businesses in Nevada County and Placer County. It strives to be ...

Placer boys down Lincoln 75-63 to open PVL play

Earl Crabbe Gymnasium was rocking Thursday for the Pioneer Valley League basketball opener. And the Placer boys were rolling. The Hillmen pulled away late before a boisterous hom ...

PVL basketball preview: Placer girls could win it all

A year ago the Bear River Bruins went wire-to-wire in winning the Pioneer Valley League girls basketball championship. Led by a talented senior-laden line-up, the Bruins went 9-1 i ...

PVL basketball preview: Boys race is wide open

Which boys basketball team will rule the Pioneer Valley League? Placer coach Mark Lee likes Foothill. Lincoln’s Robert Ash likes Placer and Foothill’s Drew Hibbs likes ...

Mammoth sewer pipeline project approaches North Auburn

A giant pipeline designed to work like a small, encased river to flow wastewater from North Auburn to Lincoln has reached the outskirts of Auburn. Heavy equipment on Monday was di ...

Cigarette butts a drain on nature

Rain flushes water toward storm drains and eventually into nearby waterways. And while it seems routine enough to those of us walking beneath our umbrellas, environmental expe ...

All Those Years Ago ... from the pages of the Auburn Journal, Nov. 19 and 26, 1964

Thieves believe in signs – even the big ones Disappearance of the 500 pound slab of redwood that has served as the signboard at the entrance to Squaw Valley State Park sinc ...

Reader Input: Notice who supported raise

I would like to congratulate our Placer County Supervisors on their pay increase. They placed Measure B on the ballot, ran an excellent campaign, and Measure B overwhelmingly pas ...

Reader Input: District needs younger man

I was at the debate this morning between Tom McClintock and Art Moore. I am a sea captain and live in Lincoln, when I am on land. This is my take on that debate. I like what both ...

Reader Input: Seniors should vote McClintock

Seniors have a clear choice for Congress this election: Tom McClintock. Congressman McClintock recently received the “Guardian of Seniors’ Rights Award” from th ...

Combie Lake access issue raised at Lincoln-Nevada Irrigation District water session

Questions on continued access to Lake Combie were asked Thursday at a meeting on a proposed regional water supply project for future Lincoln development. The Nevada Irrigation Dis ...

Nevada Irrigation District plans Auburn session on regional water project to Lincoln

Nevada Irrigation District is holding a public scoping session in North Auburn on its proposed regional water supply project. The project will go under the public microscope from ...

Reader Input: Go proactive to conserve water

Like others here in Lincoln, we’re doing our best to conserve the use of water in our 2004 home; here’s what we’ve done so far: 1) Installed low-flow toilets th ...

Media Life: Placer County starred in “Route 66,” “Combat!” TV episodes

  Auburn and Placer County’s moviemaking past is well-documented, with a bevy of great and not-so-great films shot in Auburn as well as into the hinterlands of the Sier ...

Reader Input: God figures in nation’s genesis

Concerning Norman Pettit’s letter to the editor (“Freedom from religion a right, too,” Reader Input, July 6): Let’s review the Declaration of Independence ...