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Lincoln High instructors and students present overview of career courses

With a series of vocational education programs in place, Lincoln High School students have the opportunity to prepare for future careers while taking high school classes, according ...

Model A Ford donated to high school auto shop program

Late last year, Lincoln High School received an unexpected gift from a private donor that may provide student scholarships for the next two decades. In December, a Bay Area man do ...

Transitional kindergarten and kindergarten registration set for March

Western Placer Unified School District is preparing for registration of transitional kindergarten and kindergarten students for the coming 2016 – 2017 school year.  &ld ...

Scientist with ties to area helps measure methane gas leak in southern California ….

When Stephen Conley flew out of the Lincoln Regional Airport at 8:30 a.m. Tuesday, he was headed toward what some scientists are calling one of the greatest natural disasters in re ...

Local ukulele band entertains at Seniors First respite program

Through the doors of the Lincoln Library drifted the final notes of John Denver’s “Take Me Home Country Roads,” followed by a wild chorus of whooping and clapping ...

Cosgrove takes over as chamber's CEO

Tom Cosgrove, a former Lincoln City Councilman for 18 years and former NEC Electronics manager for 17 years, is the nonprofit Lincoln Area Chamber of Commerce’s new CEO. He ...

Karen Hernandez’s ReDirect Nuevo Camino, receives $5,000 from United Fire Group award

Karen Hernandez, a United Fire Group employee in Rocklin, received the inaugural Scotty McIntyre, Jr. “Go Beyond” award Friday that recognizes individuals for their exe ...

Barmettler earns honors

For the Lincoln News Messenger (readers), I thought you might be interested that Lincoln native Timothy Barmettler recently graduated from Universal Technical Institute in Sacramen ...

Native Sons recognize 2015 Hall of Famers

The Silver Star Parlor No. 63 Native Sons of the Golden West inducted a dozen residents into the Lincoln High School Hall of Fame at a holiday dinner this month at Beermann’s ...

WE DID IT! THE HAUL-A-DAY SEASON IS OVER

I just don’t think it’s a coincidence that ‘junk’ rhymes with “trunk.”  Ever since about Oct. 15, I’ve been haulin’ junk i ...

Santa Lands on E Street

Santa Claus landed on E Street when our family was living with my Grandmother Jessie Jane Dillian. On that Christmas Eve in Lincoln, it was so cold that the front windows of ...

Thorns, glass and tacks

If you are the type of rider who rides only in your neighborhood and has a bike with fat, knobby tires, flats aren’t a big worry for you.  I think there are riders who ...

Sierra College Foundation receives $100,000 Donation to Help Nursing Students

The Sierra College Foundation announced Tuesday that it has received a $100,000 donation to establish an endowment fund to help students who received their associate&rsqu ...

Joiner Parkway-Stanford Ranch Road-Southeast Loop

Today, we begin at an alternate site. Take your bike to the parking lot of the Lincoln Hills Community Church at Joiner Parkway and Del Webb ...

Russia and Ukraine: A trip to the homeland, part one

Mother Russia, a country historically dark and mysterious punctuated with flashes of brilliance. Richard’s known family history started near Kiev, Ukraine. Some moved to Mosc ...