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Colfax next for tie-in to Lincoln-North Auburn sewer link?

With a 13.5-mile sewer pipeline due to tie in North Auburn to Lincoln’s treatment plant later this year, Colfax officials are re-examining the possibility of their city linki ...

Former Lincoln mayor Ron Barringer dies

Ronald (Ron) Guy Barringer, real estate broker, Little League coach, church deacon, Lincoln mayor and councilman, rock ‘n’ roll musician, sportsman and self-styled &ldq ...

Detective’s sacrifice honored by Placer County supes

Emotions ran high Tuesday as the widow of sheriff’s Detective Mike Davis Jr. received a commemorative coin award from the Placer County Board of Supervisors to honor his sacr ...

Mammoth sewer pipeline project approaches North Auburn

A giant pipeline designed to work like a small, encased river to flow wastewater from North Auburn to Lincoln has reached the outskirts of Auburn. Heavy equipment on Monday was di ...

Slain detective to be honored by Placer County supes

Update 10:35 a.m.: Correcting departmental affiliation of Deputy Jeff Davis. Heroism of the highest order will be honored today when the Board of Supervisors presents commemorati ...

Big 5 Sporting Goods opens in Lincoln

Big 5 Sporting Goods opened in Lincoln Dec. 11 and “it was just a natural procession” for the chain to open in Lincoln. That’s according to Rick Gridley, the Big ...

Getting rid of fresh Christmas trees is easy in Lincoln

As the holiday season winds down with New Year’s Day ending tonight, students returning to school Monday and Lincoln City Hall reopening Monday, most residents will be soo ...

Interim City clerk Pat Avila reviews 14 years on the job

After eight years as Lincoln’s city clerk, Pat Avila retired on Nov. 14. However, she will serve as interim city clerk until that position is filled. The Lincoln News Mess ...

Retiring city clerk Avila remembered as “stern and humorous”

Retiring city clerk Avila called “stern and humorous” By Carol R. Percy Of the Lincoln News Messenger Although Pat Avila retired as Lincoln’s city clerk Nov. 1 ...

New city manager contract expected to be on Jan. 27 council agenda

Lincoln City Council expects to have a contract for a new city manager on the agenda for the Jan. 27th council meeting, according to Lincoln Mayor Paul Joiner. When former City Ma ...