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Truck on railroad tracks catches fire near Third Street crossing

Sept. 3, 2015 4:25 p.m. UPDATE A truck drove onto the railroad tracks in downtown Lincoln early Thursday morning and burst into flames near the Third Street crossing, severely bur ...

Warehouse fire spreads to field Tuesday

A fire Tuesday night just outside the Lincoln city limits quickly spread to a nearby field and tied up firefighters from around Placer County. Lincoln Fire Department interim Chie ...

Council discusses legislation, taxes

Two Lincoln City Councilmen tried to get ahead of the curve Aug. 25 on potential state actions; a possible tax on public services and a potential increase in the gas tax. Neither ...

Baseball booster group forms

Two college baseball teams could possibly play at McBean Park, according to Lincoln City Manager Matt Brower at Friday’s Downtown Lincoln Association meeting. “I&rsquo ...

Baseball booster group forms

Two college baseball teams could possibly play at McBean Park, according to Lincoln City Manager Matt Brower at Friday’s Downtown Lincoln Association meeting. “I&rsquo ...

Fourth Village I project approved by Planning Commission

A fourth subdivision for the Village I area, Epick 3, was approved by the Lincoln Planning Commission Aug. 26 after a heated discussion about a landowner who is not a part of the s ...

Truck on railroad tracks catches fire near Third Street crossing

A truck drove onto the railroad tracks in downtown Lincoln early Thursday morning and burst into flames near the Third Street crossing, severely burning the driver. The driver was ...

Local businesses learn how to protect against ADA suits

When it comes to the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), “many people are frustrated and closed off,” said Erika Springer, director of business development at LRS Ar ...

School board

As Western Placer Unified School District students roll into their third week of classes, schools are reporting increased enrollments in the 2015 – 2016 school year, accordin ...

A deep family connection to Labor Day

My husband, Alvar, was always a little irritated with me when I mixed up Memorial Day and  Labor Day. He had good reason. He was a World War II veteran, trained as a me ...

Summer Amphitheater Concert Series features a Neil Diamond tribute Friday

If you like Neil Diamond, you’ll want to be at Friday’s Lincoln Hills Summer Amphitheater Concert Series featuring Dean Colley’s “Hot August Night!” s ...

New reserve officer joins Lincoln Police Department

Clint P. Massey is a new reserve police officer for the city of Lincoln, according to Lincoln Police Chief Rex H. Marks on Tuesday. Massey went through an extensive background inv ...

Tips for buying or selling a home in California

When it comes to California real estate, there are plenty of laws and rules related to the buying or selling of a house.   However, anyone who has ever purchased real estate ...

Lincoln calendar

Thursday, Sept. 3 TOPS, Take Off Pounds Sensibly meeting is 10 a.m. at St. James Church, 479 L St. Info: Jackie Burnett at 408-3024. Mother Goose on the Loose has two sessions av ...

Riding without a license

There are some people, mostly non-cyclists, who feel bike riders should be licensed in much the same way drivers are.  Logically, forcing a cyclist to have a license would no ...