Off target: EMAS has been handed a multi-million pound fine after missing a response time target for the third year in a row.
Quick response: Police recovered a stolen car and made an arrest within an hour of the crime being reported in the early hours of Tuesday morning.
From Bauhaus to Bailgate: The historic quarter of Lincoln has a touch of modernist design with the opening of a new shop in the Bailgate.
Gold standard: A Twitter-powered Chelsea Flower Show garden by the University of Lincoln managed to win gold in its category.
Monday, May 20
Final approval: The City of Lincoln Council gave the final approval for a new £25-per-year charge for green waste collections in the city.
Sustainable schooling: Children at a school in South Lincoln are learning about sustainable forms of transport this week.
New arrivals: A pair of Peregrine Falcons have hatched three eggs on Lincoln Cathedral for the seventh year in a row.
The new media: In this week’s column Annie Bowden explains how and why you should target bloggers.
Cyclist injured: A 23-year-old cyclist is being treated in hospital for injuries sustained in a crash with an ambulance in Lincoln.
Emergency shoring: A car crashed into a house in Washingborough near Lincoln, leaving the property in a dangerous state.
Saturday, May 18
Ivan Leach aka Lee Cyrus: Lincolnshire open prison absconder on the run for almost two months has been charged with 13 offences.