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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.   ...

Today’s symbols of civilization

   Unfortunately, the world did not come to an end in February so we all got to live to see the design of the sculptor that will greet you as you approach the new Kings&r ...

Out of the classroom - Part 4 Call me Ishmael

During one brief Moby Dick moment of teaching, I caught a glimpse of two white whales.  In the course of that sighting, I lost all credibility. No, I wasn't on the ...

“Easter Parade in Concert” and audience Easter egg hunt Wednesday at Lincoln Hills

On Wednesday, Lincoln Hills presents the family-oriented “Easter Parade in Concert,” a cabaret tribute to songs from the classic holiday film that starred Judy Gar ...

Ask questions at Friday’s ‘Coffee with the Mayor’

Lincoln Mayor Paul Joiner will meet at 10 a.m. Friday with Lincoln Hills residents at a monthly coffee get-together. But it’s not just for Lincoln Hills residents; Friday&r ...

PCWA responds to state’s call for water conservation

In response to the State Water Resources Control Board’s March 17 adoption of expanded emergency water-conservation regulations, the Placer County Water Agency will am ...

Calendar of events for Mar. 19 -25

Thursday, March 19   Newcastle School art show by fourth- to eighth-graders is on display through April 15 at Umpqua Bank, 571 5th Street& ...