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Firefighters extinguish garage fire Tuesday afternoon

Firefighters put out a garage fire Tuesday afternoon in Lincoln Crossing, according to Lincoln Interim Fire Chief Michael Davis. The occupants were not home at the time of the fir ...

Storm Season is Here -- Are you Prepared?

  A heavy storm is expected to hit the area this upcoming Wednesday evening. The National Weather Service has issued a flood watch for ...

Lowe’s burglarized early Sunday morning

Lincoln police officers responded to Lowe’s (51 Lincoln Blvd.) for a security-alarm activation at 5:40 a.m. Sunday, according to Sgt. Kevin Klemp of the Lincoln Police Dep ...

Mini schnauzer found Friday afternoon on Highway 193 and Sierra College Boulevard

  A mini schnauzer was found Friday afternoon on Highway 193 and Sierra College Boulevard. A Good Samaritan temporarily took him home because he is not micro-chipped and he ...

From sports to bedsore spots

Are you an athletic supporter? Let me rephrase that. Are you a Giant athletic supporter? That still doesn’t sound right. ...

High school hi-jinks Part one - the picnic and other eyefuls

I don’t know why those two high school boyfriends of ours got so testy.  So irritated.   What was the big deal?  They wouldn’t even have known th ...

The long road to Lincoln, part six: horses! horses! horses!

In 1852, Samuel Fleming had reunited with his family and settled back into life on the Mississippi River. But not for long. In his three-year absence, he had crisscrossed the Gol ...

City council prepares for mayoral transition

Next month, the Lincoln City Council will undergo changes, not in personnel, but in council positions. At a short ceremony that will take place at the Dec. 9 regular City Council m ...

Lincoln FFA Christmas tree sales

It seems as though the holidays can’t come any quicker! Lincoln FFA (Future Farmers of America) is trying to alleviate the stress of looking for that perfect tree and making ...

Calendar of events for this week Dec. 5 - Dec. 10

Friday, Dec. 5 Sons In Retirement (SIRS) Area 33 – Play golf at 7:30 a.m. at Black Oak Golf Course, 2455 Black Oak Road, Auburn. SIRS is looking for retired men who want to ...