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Sports tourism brings increased business to Lincoln

Thanks to a business improvement district agreement that Placer Valley Tourism (PVT) made last year with the cities of Lincoln, Roseville and Rocklin, Lincoln retail businesses can ...

Lincoln's long awaited Taco Bell is open

The long awaited Taco Bell is now open in Lincoln. The News Messenger was there at 10 a.m. to witness the drive through hopping with activity, the old Taco Bell Express did not hav ...

Knights of Columbus host annual St. Joseph Parish Easter Egg Hunt

The Annual St Joseph’s Parish Easter Hunt hosted by the Knights of Columbus will take place on Saturday, April 4 at the Old Parish Hall grounds at the corner of  6th &am ...

Kids have pick of four Easter egg hunts Saturday

On Saturday, April 4 the Easter bunny will be making his rounds presiding over four Easter egg hunts in the Lincoln area.   Promptly at 10 a.m., the Lincoln Host Lions Club ...

Lincoln Chronicles for April 2

Lincoln Chronicles   1 YEAR AGO April 3, 2014 – Storms boost snowpack – but not enough – PG&E survey shows water content less than half of average in ...

Food Truck Mania! returns Tuesday

During Tuesday’s Food Truck Mania! event in downtown Lincoln, Glen Edwards Middle School sports and music students will be honored. Food Truck Mania! is sponsored by the Dow ...

Lincoln woman wins big on “Wheel of Fortune”

When “Wheel of Fortune” is on: 7:30 weeknights on KXTV-TV     Lincoln woman wins big on “Wheel of Fortune”   Kelly Hackney ...

McClintock to meet with residents Tuesday

Congressman Tom McClintock will hold a town hall meeting Tuesday in Lincoln. He will be at the McBean Pavilion at 6 p.m. Tuesday. The McBean Pavilion is at 65 McBean Park Drive. ...

Lincoln City Council meetings move April 14 to City Hall

After years at the McBean Park Pavilion, Lincoln City Council meetings held the second and fourth Tuesdays of the month will move to City Hall on April 14. During the presentation ...

Out of the Classroom, Part 3 The show-and-tell shell

I mentioned the forbidden book incident in this column two weeks ago but there was another incident that I've never forgotten, one that seemed actively dangerous.   ...