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Zebra royalty named

Selected as Homecoming Queen is Shannon Alvarez and Powder Puff King is Tanner Boatman.  Lincoln’s Fighting Zebras played Colfax’s Falcons at Friday’s homeco ...

District to host Measure A information night

  The Western Placer Unified School District will host an informational meeting Monday night to discuss Measure A, the $60-million local school bond on the Nov. 4 ballot. Th ...

Annual Harvest Hoedown Gala helps youth

The 25th annual Harvest Hoedown Gala Saturday at Mt. Pleasant Hall is to benefit youth studying agriculture. All proceeds support 4-H, FFA and other youth in agriculture. &l ...

South Placer Jail situation costs cops time on streets

With six incorporated cities and towns, and 21 additional communities, Placer County’s law enforcement agencies face geographical challenges in making arrests and booking sus ...

UPDATE: Six of 14 Oakmont football players suspended for drug connections will play again this season

Sources at Oakmont High School in Roseville have confirmed that an Oct. 10 drug citation of an 18-year-old student has sparked an extensive investigation by school officials and th ...

UPDATE: Identity of felony hit-and-run victim released, CHP still investigating

California Highway Patrol officers in Placer County were alerted to a case of felony hit-and-run on Baseline Road between Newton and south Brewer roads at approximately 10:21 a.m. ...

Loving parents sponsor MudRun to prevent more suicides

Organizers of the third annual Mud-Run-4-Life on Oct. 18 stress that while suicides are occurring too frequently in the Lincoln area, there is help available for those who think th ...

School board OKs R-rated film policy change

As of Tuesday night, local high school teachers will no longer need parental permission to show PG-13-rated visual media or board approval to show R-rated visual media in their cla ...

Council candidates share plans for Lincoln at chamber breakfast

All the Lincoln City Council candidates on the Nov. 4, 2014 Statewide Direct General Election ballot shared their plans for helping Lincoln if they are elected during a Sept. 24 &n ...

Animals flock to Beermann Plaza for blessings Saturday

Lola, a yellow Labrador, took it all in stride while an audience of 20-plus humans watched as Father Bill blessed her in the name of St. Francis of Assisi, the patron saint of anim ...