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Lincoln Chronicles

ONE YEAR AGO SEPT.  4, 2014 – Mother Goose on the Loose a successful program - Betty Gordon, Lincoln resident of 14 years and active member of The Friends of the Lincol ...

Upstairs in downtown, part 4: Tom saves our toddler

When we lived upstairs, spring and summer days found our bay windows pushed up, with fresh air streaming through the tall screens.  Even in the kitchen, the windows were almos ...

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1 YEAR AGO AUG. 28, 2014: Rail rep vague on crude-oil issues - If residents at Tuesday night’s City Council meeting expected revelations about how Union Pacific Railroad mig ...

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1 YEAR AGO AUG. 21, 2014: Government not privy to dangerous train cargo; Local first-responders can ask Union Pacific, though – What hazardous materials pass through downto ...

Upstairs in downtown, part 3: Intoxicated

When we lived upstairs, our big kitchen windows overlooked the alley parking lot of the little old Lincoln Police Department.   One night, a police car pulled into the lot. ...

Upstairs in downtown, part 2: Adios

When we lived in the upstairs apartment downtown, my Dad worked at the TV and Appliance store where the Lincoln Florist is now.  My Mom worked at the old Post Office.   ...

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ONE YEAR AGO Aug. 14, 2014 - Lincoln ordered to clean up old landfill; Regional water board sends city a ‘Cleanup and Abatement Order’ - In the near future, Lincoln wi ...

Lincoln Chronicles for week of May 28

Lincoln Chronicles   1 YEAR AGO May 29, 2014 –City considers ban on medical pot - In the near future, medical marijuana growers in Lincoln may have to find another lo ...

Lincoln Chronicles for Nov. 27

Lincoln Chronicles   1 YEAR AGO Nov. 28, 2013 – New police chief a good sign for Lincoln – Hiring of full-time chief Rex Marks signals financial recovery, ...

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1 YEAR AGO Oct. 31, 2013 – Auburn’s vision grows murkier – Friday is deadline for pact with Lincoln, Placer County – Auburn’s potential partnersh ...

Lincoln resident experiences 9/11 while visiting Washington, D.C. 13 years ago today

After experiencing 9/11 first-hand in Washington, D.C. 13 years ago, Mary Lou Holt, a nine-year Lincoln resident, wants to make sure Americans will always acknowledge that day. Ni ...

Lincoln Chronicles for July 17

1 YEAR AGO July 18, 2013 – City responds to Placer County grand jury report – Implements one of two recommendations – The city of Lincoln has responded to th ...

Lincoln Chronicles for July 3

1 YEAR AGO July 4, 2013 – Library serves as Lincoln cooling center – Beginning Tuesday, the city of Lincoln’s Twelve Bridges Library got a new purpose as a cooli ...

Lincoln Chronicles for June 19

1 YEAR AGO June 20, 2013 – Library open more hours for the summer- While the city of Lincoln will not be able to add as many materials to its collection for patrons duri ...

Lincoln Chronicles for June 12

1 YEAR AGO June 13, 2013 – Third fire station reopens after two years – Library opens Fridays during summer months – Lincoln City Councilmen said Tuesday the ...