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Lincoln Chronicles for Aug. 7

1 YEAR AGO Aug. 8, 2013 – City looks to increase utility rates – The city of Lincoln wants to raise utility rates of water, wastewater and solid-waste services for ...

Foskett Regional Park’s splash pad shut off, due to drought

The splash pad at Foskett Regional Park was shut off Friday until further notice in compliance with Title 23, California Code of Regulations, Drought Emergency Water Conservatio ...

NID calls for halt to midday watering

GRASS VALLEY  -  The Nevada Irrigation District is telling all urban water customers to refrain from outdoor watering between the hours of 10 a.m. and 6 p.m., Nevada I ...

Council names Bill Zenoni as interim-interim city manager

Nearly three weeks after Lincoln City Manager Jim Estep resigned, effective Aug. 8, City Council appointed financial consultant Bill Zenoni to serve as interim city manager, accord ...

Two new assisted living facilities break ground in Lincoln

 For seniors looking for a multiservice retirement community that offers both active independent facilities and assisted living and memory care, Lincoln’s a happening pl ...

Embracing Lincoln’s Rural Heritage

Did you know there are more than 100 family farms in South Placer County?  In previous columns, we described Lincoln’s unique place in South Placer County and the devel ...

Lincoln archive museum to sell local history book

Lincoln’s history, as told in vintage photographs, is off the presses and ready for sale.  “Images of America—Lincoln,” a 128-page photographic chroni ...

Part One – Rocks have their own history

Rocks can be so special. Once you find them and once you value them, they last forever. They don’t droop or wander off. They sit still on your windowsill. In your flowerb ...

Lincoln Chronicles for July 31

1 YEAR AGO Aug. 1, 2013 – Streets committee to give stop-sign survey – Sun City residents given a  chance to voice opinions – The city of Lincoln street ...

Calendar of events for this week July 31-August 6

Calendar   Thursday, July 31 Farmers’ Market – Runs downtown weekly through Aug. 28 from 5 to 8 p.m. in Beermann Plaza and 5th and F streets. Sponsored by ...

Annual Heritage Trail Museum Tour features 20 museums

The seventh annual Placer County Heritage Trail Museum Tour highlighting 20 museums in Placer County, including the Lincoln Area Archives Museum, is Saturday and Sunday. Admission ...

Lincoln Past Present and Future by Mabel Ahart for July 31

The following newspaper entry was compiled by Shoni Jones. No editing changes are made to the copy so that the entry appears as originally published from page 4 of the May 18, 1950 ...

Let’s get involved in the local elections

As of Wednesday, nine residents have taken papers out to run for Lincoln City Council, Western Placer Unified School District Board, Placer County Water Agency’s Division 2 a ...

W. Wise, Manzanita, Gladding Road, McCourtney loop trip

Again, we begin our ride at McBean Pavilion. This will be a flat ride through some beautiful pasture and agricultural landscape. Check your bike, make sure you have plenty of wa ...

Placer County Sheriff’s Office offers free identity-theft prevention class

The Placer County Sheriff’s Office is offering a free identity theft prevention class on Monday, Aug. 25 at the Auburn Justice Center.      &nbs ...