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School district seeks new facilities director

After seven years on the job, school facilities director Heather Steer will leave the Western Placer Unified School District as of Nov. 7. Steer has accepted a job as the director ...

Council candidates discuss being accessible to residents

The Lincoln News Messenger asked the Lincoln City Council candidates in the Nov. 4, 2014 statewide direct general election about Lincoln Hills. Six candidates are running for a Li ...

Residents voice concerns at school district’s Measure A meeting

More than 40 residents, many of them concerned parents, attended a community meeting Monday night to hear school district officials talk about how the proposed $60-million school b ...

Wright to the front – Original Sun City occupant loving life in new home

Editor’s note: The following article appeared on the Nov. 11, 1999 front page of The Lincoln News Messenger. We’re rerunning the story in honor of Lincoln Hills’ ...

Lincoln Hills celebrates 15 years in Lincoln

Hundreds of Lincoln Hills residents set up lawn chairs last Saturday morning to watch brightly costumed groups, vintage cars and floats parade down Sun City Boulevard. The pomp and ...

Salt Mine serves up “appreciation” lunch

Kiwanis members Ruth Palacios, left and Gay Sprague look over the donations given to the Salt Mine on Monday. The Salt Mine community food closet and service center hosted an appre ...

Halloween store delights in fright

Scads of scary creatures moved into a vacant store on Groveland Lane. Dozens of zombies and werewolves and skeletons creep, screech and lurch toward unsuspecting customers who vis ...

Supes approve $100K loan to aid Roseville’s struggling Placer County Fair

With a handoff of Placer County Fairgrounds operations to a new, yet-to-be-determined operator some time in early 2015, the non-profit Placer County Fair Association has agreed to ...

Placer County confirms West Nile in deceased woman

A Placer County communicable disease investigation has confirmed the West Nile virus infection in an Ophir woman who died earlier this month. Though 82-year-old Joyce Richter was ...

Election letters and guest columns

This week’s edition is the last issue before the Nov. 4 election featuring letters and guest columns about candidates and the races. We will still run election stories in the ...