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New Lincoln City Manager Matt Brower to add senior staff

Before moving last month from Ocala, Fla. to become Lincoln's new city manager, Matt Brower said that economic development would be one of his top ...

School board extends reservation for future school site

In a unanimous vote, the Western Placer Unified School District School board agreed Tuesday night to extend the right to purchase a land sit ...

Three Lincoln firefighters call in sick; one station open on Thursday

According to Scott McKinney president of Lincoln Professional Firefighters Association "At 8 a.m. this morning at shift change, we only had three firefighters ins ...

Ron Barringer barbecue benefit to feature three live bands March 14

A barbecue dinner and dance music provided by three bands will kick off the Ron Barringer Barbecue Benefit, a fundraiser to help the Barringer family. Barringer, who died last New ...

A courage that endures Holocaust survivor turned spy against Nazis wows Rocklin

During one of the most frightening moments in modern history, a young Jewish woman in France witnessed both the very worst and very best of human actions, finding in herself the fo ...

Art league to showcase heirloom jewelry exhibit, beginning Wednesday

Vintage red jewels and faux diamonds from decades past will be displayed at the Art League of Lincoln as part of an artisan jewelry show.  In the Artistry of Jewelry ga ...

LHS student wins first place in Lincoln Host Lions speech contest

Lincoln High School sophomores Rosalia Gomez, left, Lara Ocumen and Phiroze Engineer participated in the Lincoln Host Lions speech contest Feb 18 at Lincoln City Hall. Ocumen won f ...

The Lincoln Hills Players to present “Gopher Gap” comedy Wednesday and March 5

In “The Ballad of Gopher Gap, or...Sticky Fingers Won't Wash,” con artists Bunco DeSneer and Flora Fourflusher are salting a mine in Gopher Gap with fake minerals, ...

Interstate 80 in Newcastle to close in both directions overnight Tuesday and Wednesday

The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) is alerting motorists that Interstate 80 will be closed overnight in both directions in south Placer County as crews raise th ...

Lincoln Taco Bell to open in early April

After a four-year absence, Taco Bell is returning to Lincoln. The Tex-Mex fast food restaurant will open in the Sterling Pointe Shopping Center off Highway 65 in early April, acco ...