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School district working with Lincoln Police Department on school resource officer

A contract for the Lincoln Police Department to provide a school resource officer for the Western Placer Unified School District was sent to City Hall for approval, marking a &ldqu ...

Celebrate the High Holidays with the Chabad Jewish Center of Lincoln

The High Holidays mark the start of the Jewish New Year, beginning with Rosh Hashanah and culminating 10 days later with Yom Kippur.  Jews believe that Rosh Hashanah is celeb ...

Public safety services in Lincoln

Is there a problem with the current level of public safety services in the city of Lincoln?  As a retired police chief from a Bay Area suburban community, I can tell you that ...

Our View

Saturday is an especially happy day for residents in recovery. That’s when they celebrate going through treatment for mental health and substance use issues at the annual &l ...

Mental health, substance use recovery to be celebrated Saturday

Placer County residents of all ages are invited to the annual “Recovery Happens” event Saturday at Recreation Park in Auburn. The annual, family-friendly event celebra ...

Today's item is a national history question

Answers to what this week’s mystery item is can vary, depending on what part of the country the reader calls home. If you know what this week’s item is and whether you ...

Friends of the Poor seventh annual walk is Sept. 29

              On Sept. 29, the Lincoln Conference of Saint Vincent de Paul will hold its seventh annual walk to benefit ...

Lincoln calendar, starting Sept. 6

Lincoln calendar, starting Sept. 6   Thursday, Sept. 6 Dare2BeFit workout group meets at 6 a.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays at Joiner Park, 1701 Nicholaus Road in Lincoln. Free ...

Lincoln calendar, starting Sept. 6

Lincoln calendar, starting Sept. 6   Thursday, Sept. 6 Dare2BeFit workout group meets at 6 a.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays at Joiner Park, 1701 Nicholaus Road in Lincoln. Free ...

Placer region new-home demand grows

New regional building industry figures show the growth trend continuing through the summer in new-home sales and interest, a North State Building Industry Association official said ...

Placer County squeaks into state’s Top 10 employment rank

Placer County’s jobless rate is holding onto its ranking as one of the lowest in the state, with a 3.3 percent rate that was good enough for 10th place in California, accordi ...

The Crumps, Lincoln Hills' first residents, look back 19 years

Jack Crump has seen much of what has transpired in Sun City Lincoln Hills during the last 19 years. Moving in on Aug. 3, 1999, Crump and his wife, Nakako, were among the first resi ...

School resource officer issue not settled, says city manager

A school resource officer for the Western Placer Unified School District might still be provided by the Lincoln Police Department, according to City Manager Bob Adams Tuesday night ...

Arson arrest made Monday

Gregory Scott Courtney, 30, of Yuba City was arrested Monday for multiple counts of arson by CAL FIRE (California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection) fire investigators. C ...

Record-setting answers this week

Wow! We had almost 30 replies about the Aug. 23 mystery item. We hope we can top that number this week. If you know what this week’s item is and whether you or someone you ...