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Council says final “nay” to pot ordinance

Ten protesters carrying signs promoting the right to grow pot for medicinal use picketed Tuesday night’s City Council meeting at the McBean Park Pavilion. A short distance a ...

Have a fun Halloween Friday, starting in downtown

Halloween lovers of all ages will want to start their holiday celebrations by Friday afternoon in downtown Lincoln. That’s when they can view approximately 20 scarecrows dec ...

Tuesday’s school district meeting canceled

    The regular Nov. 4 Western Placer Unified School District Board of Trustees is being canceled, according to a press release sent Tuesday by school district Superint ...

Lincoln Chronicles

1 YEAR AGO Oct. 31, 2013 – Auburn’s vision grows murkier – Friday is deadline for pact with Lincoln, Placer County – Auburn’s potential partnersh ...

Candidates talk about how to prepare for council business

 The Lincoln City Council seats of Mayor Gabriel Hydrick and Stan Nader are on the Nov. 4 2014 Statewide Direct General Election ballot. The two incumbents are running for the ...

“Lights On” promotes afterschool program

For a few hours Oct. 23, kids enjoyed being kept after school. During the annual “Lights On Afterschool” event, more than 290 Western Placer Unified School District st ...

Placer, Sacramento DAs move on potential death-penalty case

SACRAMENTO – A Utah husband and wife were arraigned Tuesday on murder charges and a string of other criminal allegations revealing a crime spree that ended Friday in Auburn w ...

Placer, Sacramento counties team for “unique” murder prosecution

SACRAMENTO – Placer and Sacramento County’s legal machinery is gearing up for team prosecution of a Utah couple formally charged Tuesday with murder in the deaths of tw ...

Equipment failure blamed for logging-truck crash between Auburn and Foresthill

UPDATE Two logging trucks – one with a full load of logs – crashed Monday on a serpentine section of Foresthill Road. While the crash site was an ominous debris field ...

Auburn, Placer County start to heal, deal with PTSD symptoms

Saying goodbye is only the beginning. Following the shooting deaths of Placer County sheriff’s detective Mike Davis and Sacramento County sheriff’s deputy Danny Oliver ...