History

Lincoln Chronicles for Sept. 4

1 YEAR AGO Sept. 5, 2013 – Fire evacuates family; everyone is safe – Residents left house with none of their belongings – McFerran family members, whose house is ...

Living with lizards - Part one

 Lizards and snakes and bugs, oh my! No, we’re not dancing down the yellow brick road with Dorothy and friends, although we once had a scarecrow that scared one of the ...

Lincoln Chronicles for Aug. 28

1 YEAR AGO Aug. 29, 2013 – Council revokes propane permit – After an often emotional discussion, City Council voted unanimously Tuesday night to revoke Northern Energy ...

Bold warrior: my brother, Stanley Huser

When in his 80s, my brother, Stanley Huser wrote me on May 17, 2005 about a frightful experience he had during World War II.  It was odd because my big brother never talked a ...

The Woman’s Club House

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 Ju ...

This week marks third anniversary of propane tanker fire

This week marks the third anniversary of the propane tanker fire in downtown Lincoln that captured the notice of national media. The incident began about noon on Tuesday, Aug. 23, ...

Lincoln Chronicles for Aug. 21

Lincoln Chronicles   1 YEAR AGO Aug. 22, 2013 – Adios, Lincoln Ace – Lincoln’s last family-owned hardware store is closing soon – For contractors an ...

Lincoln Chronicles for Aug. 14

1 YEAR AGO Aug. 15, 2013 – Water board OKs first rate hike in 5 years – New PG&E deal is forcing a 9.1 percent increase in 2014 – Placer County Water Agency& ...

Part one –Fascinating figs

Editor’s note:  This is part one of a two-part column on figs. See all of Jane Tahti’s columns at lincolnnewsmessenger.com. As kids, we loved the neighborhood fig ...

Banks and Banking

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 ...