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South Placer agencies expand use of body cameras

On Jan. 1, Lincoln Police Department officers will begin wearing body cameras. “We’ll use the body cameras discreetly for specific opportunities such as DUI traffic st ...

Lincoln fares OK after last week’s heavy rainstorm

Although Lincoln received 2.14 inches of rain Dec. 11 and 12 during the National Weather Service’s flood watch and high-wind advisory for Placer County, there were no downed ...

New Lincoln mayor talks priorities

As Lincoln’s new mayor for 2015, as of Dec. 9, Councilman Paul Joiner is rotating into the position for the second time in three years. Joiner first served as mayor in 2011, ...

Cards for Alexis

Cards for Alexis A little girl with terminal brain cancer needs our help. This will be her last Christmas and as a special gift her family has asked for Christmas cards. Sunrise S ...

Local veteran receives gift of new home

 On Sept. 11, Lincoln resident Cortney Morgan got a phone call that positively changed her life.  A caseworker with Operation Homefront, a national nonprofit program tha ...

County supervisors honor Lincoln resident with commemorative coin

The Placer County Board of Supervisors honored a Lincoln community volunteer and philanthropist on Dec. 9. Elizabeth M. Jansen received a commemorative coin created for a coun ...

Toys for Tots deadline ends this Friday

Friday is the deadline to drop off unwrapped, new toys for the Toys for Tots drive. Donations are distributed to area children in need. Gifts are needed for tots to teenagers. S ...

Sunday deadline to reserve free Christmas Eve dinner for those in need

Sunday is the deadline to reserve a free dinner to be delivered by Kim’s Country Kitchen on Christmas Eve (Wednesday). Since opening Kim’s Country Kitchen in 2007 on 5 ...

Bethlehem is at Sheridan Friday through Sunday

Bear River Missionary Baptist Church presents an interactive Living Nativity free and open to the public Friday through Sunday. Church members have spent months re-creating the to ...

As one exhibit leaves, another goes up

For residents wanting to check out local art displays that regularly change, the Art League of Lincoln gallery on 580 6th St. is the place to be. The Miniature Art Show, displayed ...