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Beating a burglar at his own game: police officers offer security advice

“What do you think a burglar hates most?” Gary Leonard asked a crowd of about 300 residents at the Neighborhood Watch Safety and Security Symposium this month in Lincol ...

Police need more officers to battle heroin and other drugs

While heroin is becoming more prevalent in Lincoln, it is difficult to track the number of users. That’s according to Lincoln Police Chief Rex H. Marks.   “But t ...

Help Glen Edwards students by attending Wednesday’s food-truck event

The next monthly “Food Truck Pop Up! Celebrate Lincoln” event not only enables visitors to enjoy downtown this Wednesday (May 7) but it benefits the Glen Edwards Middle ...

Woman turns herself in for embezzling $20K from Del Oro Junior Golden Eagles football program

The former president of the Del Oro Junior Golden Eagles turned herself in at the Placer County Jail Wednesday morning on charges that she embezzled more than $20,000 from the yout ...

Lincoln teen saves five lives with organ donations

Two weeks ago in the early morning hours, Lincoln resident Lisa Bazile got the phone call that parents dread: her 18-year-old son, Mitchell Bazile, had been in an ATV accident and ...

Board OKs school district plan to offset $3.75 million deficit no projected staff lay-offs anticipated

Although the Western Placer Unified School District faces a $3.75 million budget deficit for the 2014–15 school year, district officials presented a plan a few weeks ago to m ...

Mike Garrison named Sac-Joaquin Section’s new commissioner

The CIF Sac-Joaquin Section Board of managers unanimously approved Mike Garrison as the section’s fourth commissioner on Wednesday. Garrison, currently the assistant superin ...

Annual wine fest event attracts lively crowd

A crowd of more than 700 enjoyed wine, gourmet meal items, vendors’ wares and live music last Saturday at the third annual Lincoln Wine Fest co-sponsored by the Lincoln Rotar ...

Daraka Larimore-Hall keynote speaker May 16

Daraka Larimore-Hall, the California Democratic Party’s secretary, will be keynote speaker at the annual Roosevelt-Kennedy Dinner Gala on May 16 in Lincoln. A guest speaker ...

Poll workers needed for June 3

Placer County Office of Elections has a shortage of poll workers to work for the June 3, 2014 Statewide Direct Primary Election. Poll workers must be able to work on Election Day ...