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Interstate 80 in Newcastle to close in both directions overnight Tuesday and Wednesday

The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) is alerting motorists that Interstate 80 will be closed overnight in both directions in south Placer County as crews raise th ...

Lincoln Taco Bell to open in early April

After a four-year absence, Taco Bell is returning to Lincoln. The Tex-Mex fast food restaurant will open in the Sterling Pointe Shopping Center off Highway 65 in early April, acco ...

Lincoln Hills board members elected

The four candidates winning Sun City Lincoln Hills Community Association board of director seats were announced Feb. 19 at the annual homeowners’ association meeting. Six ca ...

Kitten Central wants yard sale donations

Kitten Central of Placer County is accepting donations for annual yard sale fundraiser Donations of gentle used household items, cookware, working appliances, exercise and sp ...

Lincoln Hills executive director likes collaborating with city, chamber

Sun City Lincoln Hills Community Association executive director Christopher O’Keefe might be the active–adult community’s biggest cheerleader. The community open ...

Gladding Road-Wise Road-Lincoln Boulevard Loop

We start our ride at the McBean Park Pavilion. Today, the ride will take us into northern rural Lincoln over flat terrain. Do your routine check of your bike and be sure you have a ...

Lincoln Chronicle for the week of Feb. 26

Lincoln Chronicles   1 YEAR AGO Feb. 27, 2014 – County to sell surplus water – Placer County Water Agency is moving ahead with the sale of up to 20,000 acr ...

Sign ordinance delayed; will be heard by council March 10

The city of Lincoln’s sign ordinance revision saw another delay Tuesday and will return for City Council’s discussion next month, according to Lincoln Mayor Paul Joiner ...

Do you need to visit DMV to renew your drivers license?

Ask DMV: Questions and Answers for February 2015 The DMV is now using TouchScreen technology to administer the driver knowledge exam. How is it different from the written version? ...

GEMS students win area math competition

 Six Glen Edwards Middle School math students won awards in a Sacramento-area math educators’ conference on Feb. 7. Jessica Fernandez’s sixth-grade math students ...

Fourth of July committee seeks volunteers, donations

Although Lincoln’s Fourth of July celebration is one of the city’s most memorable and anticipated events, pulling it off takes committee-power and a lot of money. That ...

Shelly Hoover an inspiration, pre ALS and post ALS diagnosis

I always figured I would meet Shelly Hoover at a school or community event. Up until last month, though, I had never met Hoover, the Glen Edwards Middle School principal from 2011 ...

Wright Ranches joins American Angus Association

Wright Ranches in Lincoln is a new member of the American Angus Association. ® The American Angus Association has almost 24,000 active adult and junior members. The beef breed ...

Kiwanis honors Everett for “Sees for Soldiers” candy sales

The entire Lincoln Kiwanis Club was in on the surprise Tuesday morning when Lt. Col. Sue Minkema of the California Army National Guard presented longtime Kiwanis member Jack Everet ...

Identity Theft a Major Concern on the IRS Annual “Dirty Dozen” List of Tax Scams to Avoid

    The Internal Revenue Service today issued a filing season alert warning taxpayers to watch out for identity theft at tax time, one of the year’s “Dirty ...