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Shock gives way to mourning after deputy deaths

Shock is giving way to grief after the shooting deaths of two deputies – one in Auburn, the other in Sacramento – touched off a massive manhunt for their killer. The s ...

Arrest in Auburn, Sacramento shootings that leave two peace officers dead

Saturday Update: A procession of public safety vehicles is escorting the body of Placer County Sheriff's Office Detecitve Mchael David Davis Jr. from the Sacramento County ...

Suspected cop shooter apprehended

A massive manhunt for a suspected cop shooter ended with an arrest today of a man inside a home near Auburn’s Placer High School. The man is suspected of shooting two Placer ...

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 ...