Business

Lincoln addresses concerns about chemical company coming to town; “We’re onboard as long as they can do it in a safe manner,” said city manager

On April 22, Lincoln treasurer Terry Dorsey asked during the public-comment portion of the City Council meeting that the councilmen help Helena Chemical Company open in&n ...

Council members would welcome chemical company, with reservations

    The News Messenger asked City Council members for their comments last week about Helena Chemical Company possibly moving to Lincoln. The company’s branc ...

Fire Chief Davis discusses safety procedures for companies with potentially hazardous materials

The News Messenger asked Lincoln’s Interim Fire Chief Mike Davis to talk about the processes or procedures the fire department considers when signing off on a chemical c ...

Council approves hike in public facilities fees

Council members were divided Tuesday night about how high development fees should be for future infrastructure and capital improvements within the city. Their arguments at the reg ...

Thunder Valley Casino Resort has more than 100 positions to fill at Saturday’s employment fair

Thunder Valley Casino Resort will host an employment fair from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday. More than a hundred open positions range from entry-level to management, including c ...

Weekend photos around Lincoln

  Lincoln residents had plenty of area events to attend this past weekend. Included on this page are photos from Relay for Life held from 9 a.m. Saturday  ...

We should be weighing Helena Chemical bid

Lincoln City Manager Jim Estep and City Council member Stan Nader should be commended for raising questions and insisting that the city do its due diligence in considering whether ...

It’s Best of the Best time

It’s that time of year when Lincoln News Messenger readers vote for their favorite businesses and people. The Best of the Best ballot is available online and in print. ...

Water-wise Mother’s Day gifts

Looking for the ideal gift for mom that will also help her create a beautiful, water-wise garden? Linda Yager, Placer County Water Agency’s water conservation manager, o ...

Kari Swatzke to leave downtown Lincoln

One of downtown Lincoln’s always-smiling businesswomen will soon be taking her smiles to a branch office in Auburn. Umpqua Bank manager Kari Swatzke is leaving her position ...