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Lincoln Chronicles for week of Jan. 21

Lincoln Chronicles     1 YEAR AGO JAN. 15, 2015 - Sierra Foothills Rugby opens at McBean – New season gets underway There was plenty of green, gold and black a ...

Lincoln Chronicles

10 YEARS AGO Dec. 29, 2005 – Nicolaus Road repairs two years away - Drivers negotiating the potholes on Nicolaus Road near the Lincoln Regional Airport will have to wait a ...

Santa Lands on E Street

Santa Claus landed on E Street when our family was living with my Grandmother Jessie Jane Dillian. On that Christmas Eve in Lincoln, it was so cold that the front windows of ...

Lincoln Chronicles for week of Dec. 24

Lincoln Chronicles 1 YEAR AGO Dec. 25, 2014 – Council to consider city manager applicants Monday - Although Lincoln City Hall is closed t ...

Lincoln Chronicles for the week of Dec. 17

Lincoln Chronicles 1 YEAR AGO Dec. 18, 2014 – Lincoln fares OK after last week’s heavy rainstorm – City receives more than 2.14 inches -&nbs ...

Lincoln has an 'impulse'

Once upon a time, downtown Lincoln was the site of a weird little movie, “Impulse.”   Well, not only weird.   Super weird. Some of the scenes happened a ...

Lincoln Chronicles for week of Dec. 10

Lincoln Chronicles   1 YEAR AGO Dec. 11, 2014 – Taco Bell site work to begin this month – Judging by the buzz on Facebook, Taco Bell returni ...

Donkey fun in the Lincoln school playground

Kids today would probably think donkey baseball was some kind of computer game. Far from it. Donkey baseball was an actual baseball game, even though the donkeys didn’t a ...

Lincoln Chronicles for week of Dec. 3

3LNM Lincoln Chronicles I YEAR AGO Dec. 4, 2014 – New city manager to be hired soon - One of Lincoln City Council’s top priorities, selecting ...

Lincoln Chronicles for Thanksgiving week

1 Year Ago – Nov. 27, 2014 - Lincoln City Hall takes a few days off, too - Just as it’s traditional for residents to take days off for the Thanksgiving, Christmas ...

Big Tom Turkeys strutting their stuff - Happy Thansksgiving!

Here come the big Tom Turkeys, strutting their stuff. They circle, they turn, they stroll in their Thanksgiving Turkey Testosterone Strut. We know the Toms are supposed to be try ...

Lincoln Chronicles for week of Nov. 19

Lincoln Chronicles 1 Year Ago Nov. 20, 2014 - Inter-fund loan approved - $8,685,000 to be used for construction of gravity sewer and reclaimed water facilities -&n ...

Celebrating Juhannas

By Jane Tahti For The Lincoln News Messenger I never quite got the difference between “naked” and “nude” until we went to Finland. Naked? You’re ...

Lincoln Chronicles for week of Nov. 12

1 YEAR AGO NOV. 13, 2014 - – City saves almost $100K a year through FOLL donations - Friends of Lincoln Libraries - The nonprofit Friends of the Lincoln ...

Special memories in flight

My father told me two of his special memories involving birds and I’m adding one of my own.   The first was his recounting of an afternoon at a deer stand on a mountai ...