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PCWA Wins Water Efficiency Award

The Placer County Water Agency has won a statewide award from the California Municipal Utilities Association for an innovative program that uses advanced geographic information sys ...

A call for education: a survivor’s story

Editor’s note: Lincoln Relay for Life will take place for 24 hours from 9 a.m. May 17 to 9 a.m. May 18 at the Lincoln High School stadium. The Sun Blockers team is dedicated ...

John and Marilyn Redding receive 2014 Public Safety Leadership Award

John and Marilyn Redding are this year’s recipients of the Public Safety Leadership Award, which was recently presented to the Rocklin couple at the third annual Victim&rsquo ...

Coppin upgrades approved

The Western Placer Unified School District board approved hiring a new assistant superintendent to take over responsibilities of former deputy superintendent Mary Boyle’s job ...

A look at Dillian’s Corner Part one

Editor’s note: This is the first of a four-part series looking at Dillian’s Corner stories and anecdotes. It had to have been a drunk’s worst nightmare: you step ...

Let’s look for those Easter eggs this weekend

The oldest longest-running egg hunt in Lincoln will be offered at 10 a.m. Saturday by the Lincoln Host Lions Club at McBean Park.  Lions Club organizers stress 10 a.m. &ldquo ...

Former city employee pleads guilty to embezzlement

Former city of Lincoln employee Tricia Ann Files was sentenced to five months behind bars and was ordered to pay $59,011.79 in restitution after pleading guilty to felony embezz ...

Beware of relatives bearing house-warming gifts

My older son and his wife are buying a new home, and not being one to procrastinate, I’m getting a head start on their house-warming gift. But what does one get these days t ...

A remarkable and memorable Valentine’s Day for four couples and a nice love story

“Young love” is the predominant theme in today’s movies and media.  But there are real romantics among mature folks.  Age doesn’t stop them from k ...

Zebra Tales sponsor school’s egg hunt

Three years ago, then Zebra Tales editor Travis Deuerling wanted to start something fun and the Zebra Tales egg hunt was started. Zebra Tales is the Lincoln High School’s new ...