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Cooey J. Maples graduates from basic military training

Air Force Airman Cooey J. Maples graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland in San Antonio. The airman completed an intensive, eight-week program th ...

Ben J. King completes Navy basic training

Navy Seaman Recruit Ben J. King recently completed U.S. Navy basic training at Recruit Training Command in Great Lakes, Ill. During the eight-week program, King completed a variet ...

Lincoln High School junior Rebekah Wilson to attend Girls’ State

This year, a team of Lincolnites from American Legion Unit 169 has chosen Rebekah Wilson as Lincoln High School’s junior representative to Girls’ State 2014. Choosing ...

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 ...

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 ...

Support the second annual America’s ClayFest

A year ago March, I wrote a harsh column about the new Art League of Lincoln’s decision to hold a ceramic celebration in another city. The nonprofit Art League was founded wh ...

Placer Superior Court seeks volunteers for grand jury

The Superior Court of California, County of Placer is seeking applications from Placer County residents interested in serving on the 2014-2015 grand jury. The one-year term begins ...