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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 ...

Jr. Zebras get back on winning track

Perhaps it just felt good to be home again, as the Lincoln Jr. Zebras Mitey Mites, Jr. PeeWees and PeeWees all won their games against Franklin Sunday. The Mitey Mites downed the ...

Hundreds brave mud to run for suicide prevention

They came from throughout the region Saturday to support suicide prevention by running an obstacle course in rural Lincoln and sharing their hope and grief. The fourth annual Mud- ...

Lincoln Chronicles

1 YEAR AGO SEPT. 25, 2014 – City says no to pot cultivation in city limits - Wearing medical scrubs and a determined look, Richard Miller challenged Lincoln’s city att ...

Koppin truck was stopped on tracks, CHP says

A Lincoln man, who died Sept. 5 when his truck was hit by a train, was stopped on the railroad tracks, according to the California Highway Patrol. David Koppin, 56, died Sept. 5 w ...

Lincoln man killed by train

A 56-year-old Lincoln resident died Saturday when his truck was hit by a train at the Athens Avenue crossing, near Thunder Valley Casino. The Placer County Sheriff’s Office ...

Jr. Zebras have a reversal of fortunes

Elk Grove came loaded for bear, or more accurately Jr. Zebras Sept. 1. The Jr. Thundering Herd won all five contests. Elk Grove ran the ball at will against Lincoln’s defen ...

Lincoln resident to play at Praise in the Mountains

Lincoln resident Aaron Burke can be found most days working at his family’s restaurant, Simple Pleasures. This Saturday, the singer/songwriter can be found playing at the 24 ...

Truck on railroad tracks catches fire near Third Street crossing

A truck drove onto the railroad tracks in downtown Lincoln early Thursday morning and burst into flames near the Third Street crossing, severely burning the driver. The driver was ...