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Western Placer superintendent reins in endurance riding award

Roger Yohe, facilities superintendent for the Western Placer Unified School District, accomplished quite a feat earlier this month. He finished his seventh 100-mile Tevis Cup horse ...

Twelve Bridges High price set at $76 million

The Western Placer Unified School District Board of Trustees made a concrete step Tuesday toward the completion of Lincoln's second high school. The board unanimously voted to appr ...

Western Placer Unified School District bus routes

Western Placer Unified School District bus schedule Highway 193 / Gold Hill 6-12 grade a.m. route Leave yard 6:20 CDF Station 6:36 2010 Hwy 193 6:40 Lyles Ln. 6:43 Oakview Ln. ...

The good, the bad & the beautiful

People who attended last year's Fruitvale melodrama and booed the villain had best be prepared to boo even more this year. Greg Johnston is cast this year as the evil Mr. Hoffman i ...

Law officers 'enlighten' Highway 65 motorists

Placer County Sheriff's Deputy Robert Brodovsky couldn't write tickets fast enough Wednesday morning. "It's like fish in a barrel," Brodovsky said, just before he headed north on H ...

Western Placer Unified expects record enrollment

One Twelve Bridges school should be bursting at the seams while the other should have room to spare, when the Western Placer Unified School District begins its 2006-07 term Wednesd ...

City assured 'safe route' to Coppin to open

It was billed as a Safe Route to School, but the asphalt path along East Avenue north of Ninth Street leading to Carlin C. Coppin Elementary School looks anything but safe. A const ...

Welcome home, Mr. Joe

This school year, Lincoln High School will welcome back its favorite G.I. Joe - teacher Alex Joe, that is - who returned in late July from an 11-month tour in Kuwait with the Calif ...

Lincoln once was home to showplace winery

Ruins of an imposing granite structure stood on the north side of Doty Ravine until at least a few years ago. It is probably still there, although we haven't checked. The spot was ...

Three rural Lincoln pioneers honored at melodrama

People who plan to attend the Fruitvale Association's melodrama this weekend are in for a special treat. Three dramatic narrations of the lives of area ranchers will precede the pl ...