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SIGN LANGUAGE: Lincoln student-fans get personal in PVL rivalry game

The words “F@$# you” are scrawled into the visiting wall of Placer High’s historic Earl Crabbe Gymnasium. A sharpie penned the phrase “Smoke weed every day& ...

Placer tops Lincoln in opening game of PVL basketball

LINCOLN — Placer coach Mark Lee has used his bench early and often this season and the experience earned paid off big Friday night in front of a packed Dale Pence Gym in Linc ...

Joy Smith of Lincoln: Cat rescues, adoptions and kitten-prevention

According to the American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals, there are 70 million stray cats in the United States and more than 3 million enter shelters. Many do no ...

Woman saved from possible drowning

A woman was rescued by a California Highway Patrol officer Wednesday after driving off State Route 65 into a water-filled ravine. Tessa Foster, 42, of Marysville, was driving nort ...

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 ...

Estep earned top Lincoln salary

A recent report by government watchdog group Transparent California listed former Lincoln City Manager Jim Estep as the highest earning public employee in the region, topping out a ...

Thanksgiving over for Salt Mine

Thanksgiving is over and there is a sense of relief at Lincoln’s main food closet, the Salt Mine. Eric Long, minister at the Salt Mine, said, “Thanksgiving is our Supe ...

Jr. Zebras claim three of North Division championships

The Lincoln Jr. Zebras sent all five of their teams into the playoffs. Four made it into the Sierra Valley USA North Division championships and three emerged as champions Saturday. ...

Four Jr. Zebras’ squads will play for the North championships

The Lincoln Jr. Zebras advanced four of its five teams to the Sierra Valley USA North Division Championships Saturday at Roseville High School. The Jr. Zebras Mitey Mites are rank ...

Looking for 'beauty and humor' in everyday life

Lincoln painter and photographer Rhonda Campbell said she is often told that her photographs resemble paintings. "I was a painter before a photographer, (and) the first th ...

Lincoln gets ISO backup center

A key part of the state’s electric power infrastructure is moving to Lincoln. The California Independent System Operator (ISO), which operates the state’s electric pow ...

Special memories in flight

My father told me two of his special memories involving birds and I’m adding one of my own.   The first was his recounting of an afternoon at a deer stand on a mountai ...

Halloween Spirit has spooky options

On Halloween, the dead will walk the streets again. So will monsters and zombies, werewolves and skeletons. Some will even dance the night away at adult parties, thanks to the hu ...

Lincoln shakes up PVL with soccer win over Placer

The Lincoln High soccer team defied the odds to hand Placer 2-0 a setback in the Pioneer Valley League race Wednesday night. The Fighting Zebras moved into a tie with the Hillmen a ...