Lincoln

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 ...

Placer, Bear River survive PVL volleyball scares vs Lincoln, Colfax

The Placer volleyball team is best when backed into a corner. The Hillmen overcame early Lincoln success by outlasting the Fighting Zebras in a 3-2 thriller Wednesday at Lincoln. ...

Lincoln hosts Placer today in a pivotal PVL soccer match

Today’s 7 p.m. showdown between Placer High and Lincoln boys soccer teams will go a long way toward determining the outcome of the 2015 Pioneer Valley League title chase. If ...

Lincoln Jr. Zebras closing in on the playoffs

The Lincoln Jr. Zebras got a boost from their three wins over Franklin and nearly swept the Woodland Jr. Wolves by winning four out of five contests Saturday. The Midgets remained ...

PVL coaches give Placer the edge in football chase

That loud crashing sound you heard back in mid-September when the CIF Sac-Joaquin Section’s realignment “Watch List” committee voted 5-2 to keep Placer and Mira L ...

Placer’s Prieto strikes in extra time to finish PVL soccer comeback

Andres Prieto isn’t discouraged by the odds against him. Facing a 2-0 deficit and the attention of nearly every Foothill defender, Placer High’s junior soccer sensatio ...