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Identity Theft a Major Concern on the IRS Annual “Dirty Dozen” List of Tax Scams to Avoid

    The Internal Revenue Service today issued a filing season alert warning taxpayers to watch out for identity theft at tax time, one of the year’s “Dirty ...

Lincoln postmaster to address mailbox break-ins Feb. 26

Lincoln postal officials will speak at a Lincoln Hills association meeting on Feb. 26 to address the problem of mailbox break-ins in the active-adult community, according to a Linc ...

Report to the community on the 2014 Toys for Tots Campaign for Southwest Placer County

Now that I have completed my annual After Action Report to the Toys for Tots Foundation in Quantico, Va., I can comment on the statistics, share some of the highlights and, most im ...

Mark Fowler scholarship fundraiser to be held Saturday

A barbeque dinner, live music and old-fashioned sack races--all for a good cause--will take place Saturday, Feb. 21 at the historic Mt. Pleasant Hall in rural Lincol ...

Key to our Hearts Giveaway winner announced

Nancy Storz of Lincoln is the Valentine’s Day winner of the Downtown Lincoln Association’s inaugural Key to our Hearts Giveaway. Storz won $700 worth of items from ...

Sign up for free cell phone emergency alerts

 Since last August, all Placer County residents can receive free emergency alerts from area law-enforcement on their mobile phones and through emails. While emergency alerts ...

Seniors “pool” resources for exercise and fun

On a recent cold Monday, at 5:30 a.m., a dozen Lincoln Hills residents lined up in terry bathrobes and flip-flops, waiting for the doors to open at the Orchard Creek Lodge’s ...

House burglar arrested in Lincoln

A manhunt for a house burglar Friday enlisted the efforts of two police departments before ending in Lincoln, after a Rocklin detective cornered the suspect near Twelve Oaks Bri ...

Sheridan murder suspect’s state hospital placement still on hold

A Placer County judge is asking state hospital officials to admit accused murderer Ana Bejenariu within a month or provide an explanation for what is now a two-month delay in her p ...

John Adams Academy buys land in Lincoln for new charter school

John Adams Academy, a Roseville-based public charter school, purchased land in Lincoln in December with plans to open a second location in time for the 2016 – 2017 school yea ...