Lincoln

Hundreds attend NEV Day at Home Depot

Tired of high gas prices and poor air quality, nearly 200 Lincoln residents attended a NEV education event at Home Depot July 12. Organized by the Sun City LSV Group, the event’s ...

Birds, mosquitoes test positive for West Nile

A dead bird found in Roseville and a mosquito pool in Lincoln have tested positive for West Nile virus, marking the first time in 2008 that the virus has been found in Placer Count ...

Police log

Grand theft – Items were reported stolen from a residence July 11 at the 1600 block of Wortell Drive. Leanne Marie Groves, 24, of Lincoln was cited and released July 13 at the 1 ...

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 ...

Neighbors help keep vacancies in shape

Foreclosures are on the rise in Lincoln, but a recent survey found many of the city’s now-vacant homes still in remarkably good shape. Not that the city hasn’t had its share o ...

Bank accounts don’t insure more than $100K

Dear Scott: With all of the mess the banks are in these days, I’m starting to get concerned about the safety of my money. I have $173,000 in my local credit union and I’m wonde ...

The thrill of competition

The Lincoln GameStop played host to a flock of gamers, above, Saturday during the first round of a Madden 09 in-store tournament. Players entered for a chance to win either $5,000 ...

Esthetician marks seven years of service

Linda Hausman is celebrating her seventh year providing esthetician services such as facials and face waxing to the city of Lincoln and neighboring communities. In honor of her sev ...

Web site gets new, improved look

Pardon our dust. We are making some changes to our Web site to improve your experience. Why would we re-design a page that already looked so good, you ask? After months of getting ...

Raptor rehab

Lincoln residents often count themselves lucky to see a hawk or two soaring high above the local landscape or to hear the clicks that signal an owl is drifting through the night sk ...

Author relives rock ’n’ roll past

When Lincoln author Roger Trott tells you his new book rocks, it’s not because he has a big ego. It’s because the guitarist and former music critic’s first novel is steeped i ...

PAL has big dreams for little trailer

It doesn’t look like much now, but Lincoln Police Activities League co-founder Cheri Chiaratti has big dreams for an empty little trailer recently donated to the nonprofit group. ...

Lincoln's Sharp draws attention at tourney

Nikoli Sharp, who will be a sophomore at Lincoln High in the fall, showed off her softball skills at a College Showcase tournament in Huntington Beach over the weekend. Sharp, who ...

Man attempts to abduct two women

The same man is suspected in two attempted abductions in the last few days – one Tuesday in Roseville and one Sunday in Lincoln. In the Roseville incident, a 29–year-old woman ...

Lincoln police arrest teen with sawed-off shotgun

Lincoln police responding to a report of gunfire near E and Seventh streets Thursday night arrived to find a 17-year-old Lincoln High School student outside with a loaded, sawed-of ...