Columnists

The healing power of sports

There is a film and song titled “Love is a Many-Splendored Thing,” and in some cases the same could be said for sports – especially in the case of the recently co ...

Visual Viewpoint

Upstairs in downtown, part 2: Adios

When we lived in the upstairs apartment downtown, my Dad worked at the TV and Appliance store where the Lincoln Florist is now.  My Mom worked at the old Post Office.   ...

Art League of Lincoln column

Public art has been shown to be a unifying factor in many different environments, according to several recent studies on the issue. Researchers are learning more about how art help ...

Bike column

Our start today is at the McBean Park Pavilion. As always, check your bike and tires. Have your charged cell phone with you and be sure you have plenty of water. Put on your helmet ...

Humor column

   Getting up at 5:30 or 6 a.m. in the summertime is pure delight. I grab the newspaper and a cup o’ coffee and go plant myself on the back porch.  The back o ...

Lincoln Chronicles for Aug. 6

Lincoln Chronicles   1 YEAR AGO Aug. 7, 2014 – Two new vocational nurses to join district - Two new licensed vocational nurses (LVN’s) will soon join the W ...

The Western States 100 – Part V

Nearing the top of Bath I saw a familiar face, my sister Ann. She would pace me from Foresthill to Ruck-a-chucky on the Middle Fork of the American River. She had brought a sa ...

Bankin’ for Feather River smallmouth bass

Whenever I need a quick fishing fix, I grab a spinning rod, some plastic worms and a couple crank baits, and head over to the Feather River west of the Nicolas and south of the Hig ...

A record year for local baseball

The final chapter of the baseball season was written in Stockton last week when the Rocklin Little League Majors All Stars concluded their run at the Division II Northern Californi ...

Cheerleading: more than just a sport

An article written a couple of months ago by the Press Tribune’s Jorden P. Hales concerning the controversy over pending legislation to classify cheerleading as a sport is a ...

Running the Western States Part IV

The thought had crossed my mind to take a DNF (did not finish) at this section, but the ring I was carrying in my pouch kept me going. There was something special that needed ...

Lincoln economic development update

While each of us is busy taking care of our personal lives, a great thing is happening in our town. Our Economic Development Committee (EDC) is hard at work, bringing new busines ...

Running the Western States Part III

The section heading for Miller’s Defeat was easy trail with some undulations and the miles just seemed to fly by. In these ultra runs you come across runners that are going ...