Lincoln

Lincoln resident elected to senior softball Hall of Fame

Lincoln resident Irv Schafer was recently elected to the Senior Softball Hall of Fame. Schafer earned this distinction by his stellar performance in major tournaments at the highes ...

Find shelter from heat at library

There’s some relief available for local residents having a hard time keeping their cool. Lincoln city officials have opened Twelve Bridges Library as a “cooling center” for ...

Three acres burn in Auburn Ravine

A blaze broke out in Auburn Ravine for the second time in a month Tuesday afternoon, burning roughly three acres. Firefighters from Cal Fire and the Lincoln, Rocklin, Roseville an ...

History repeats itself, over and over and over ...

If ignorance is bliss, why isn’t the world happier? Well, for one thing, it’s an election year. The primaries are like an amateur contest; it gives individuals with no talent a ...

Fire destroys garage, classic car

A fire at 1714 Meadow Lane in Lincoln on June 26 consumed a garage – including a 1965 Mustang – but firefighters were able to keep flames from spreading into the attached home. ...

Police Log

Violation of court ordered protection – Was reported June 20 at an undisclosed location. Violation of court ordered protection – Was reported June 22 at an undisclosed locatio ...

Guaranty Bank announces plan to save customers money

Guaranty Bank has introduced a new checking account that will save consumers money. Guaranty Checking is an innovative checking account that provides access to every ATM worldwide ...

Lincoln author writes spelling ‘buk’

Lincoln author Allan Kiisk considers himself an ekselent speller. Kiisk’s first book, “Simple Phonetic English Spelling,” will be released this month – and in it, he intr ...

Lincoln artists win honors at Sierra Dreams Press contest

The annual Sierra Dreams Press contest winners from the greater Auburn area were announced recently by Auburn Art Contest Director Stuart Rawlings. More than 120 artists participat ...

Senior Café

Senior Café, located at 472 E St., Lincoln, has released its menu for next week: Reservations must be made 24 hours in advance by calling Lee Olsen at 645-1419 or the Auburn offi ...

State of City plays up positives of slow economic times

Despite the financial challenge it presents, the lagging economy offers a chance for Lincoln leaders to pause and regroup for the future, Mayor Primo Santini said in last week’s ...

Grand jury report critical of WPUSD

Western Placer Unified School District made many errors and misjudgments in facilities construction and financing during the last decade, the Placer County grand jury said in a rep ...

Having a blast

On Friday night, most of Lincoln will simply sit back, look up and be treated to a brilliant, rainbow-flecked sky. But Mel Goodenough will get a slightly different Fourth of July s ...

School district questions need to be answered

Friday afternoon, Western Placer Unified School District Superintendent Scott Leaman dropped a bombshell in my lap. The district had filed a lawsuit against the architect and build ...

Visit to a dermatologist a good idea for men

My head was a canvas, Dr. Reid the artist, and a can of liquid nitrogen his paintbrush. You could tell by the look in his eye that there was definitely something satisfying about ...