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Let’s help stop suicides from happening

I don’t like getting out of bed right after the sun rises on my weekends. It has to be a really good cause to make me give up a lazy Saturday morning. This Saturday, though ...

Part One: The long road to Lincoln

Editor’s note: To see all of Jane Tahti’s columns, check online at lincolnnewsmessenger.com. In the 1840s, Samuel Fleming was in the midst of a good life in Warsaw, Il ...

Lincoln Chronicles for Oct. 16

1 YEAR AGO Oct. 17, 2013 – Council to discuss rate hike issues Tuesday – Residents get a second chance to voice opinions – Since early August when Lincoln re ...

30 days of the 3-foot Law

Doesn’t time just fly by?  Here we are already 30 days into the 3-foot law and what has changed?  Not much. The good news is that for several days, there was ...

‘Dracula Untold’ doesn’t need the explanation

I don’t know what compels filmmakers to create origin stories for well-known villains. Storytelling 101 for evil-doers says that if you don’t know why they’re so ...

Time to Review Your Medicare Coverage

Medicare’s annual open enrollment season is underway, and I want to encourage everyone with Medicare to review their current health and prescription drug coverage.   O ...

Guided thistles - I mean missiles

It may not be common knowledge today, but during the Cold War, the Russians knew all about Lincoln. Never mind the Strategic Air Command, based a few miles north of Lincoln at Bea ...

Woman's Club of Lincoln past and present

The following newspaper entry was compiled by Shoni Jones. No editing changes are made to the copy so that the entry appears as originally published from page 4 of the June 8, 1 ...

Take a Lincoln-Rocklin loop

Today, we begin our ride in the Lincoln Community Church parking lot at Joiner Parkway and Del Webb Boulevard. This will be mostly a level ride through residential, commercial ...

Lincoln Chronicles for Oct. 9

1 YEAR AGO Oct. 10, 2013 – Police warn of mountain lions nearby – Big cat spotted in the Auburn Ravine area – After a report of a mountain lion seen ranging ...