Letters to the Editor

Say Merry Christmas while we still can

Just a note to say this holiday season, do we know why we are celebrating this holiday? When I drove around the neighborhood, I saw lights of every color, blues, reds, multi. Hous ...

Food choices in Lincoln looking better

Just curious, we're reading a lot about the new Taco Bell that will be coming to Lincoln soon and that's great! I'm curious though if the paper has already mentioned ( ...

Police deserve our thanks

With all the negative attention being given to law-enforcement agencies these days (Ferguson, Mo. and New York City), we forget the thousands of services provided by local police, ...

Grateful for community support

I would like to thank the community for all the support I received during my recent re-election to the City Council.   I appreciate all the votes I received on Ele ...

Sidewalks are unsafe

I agree with the letter by Jayson and Judy Livermore (Dec. 4 Lincoln News Messenger, page 5, “Sidewalks not all safe”).  I started my campaign for a sidewa ...

Fish will be lost at dam

I have been following the saga of SARSAS (Save Auburn Ravine Salmon and Steelhead) and their efforts to get the Nevada Irrigation District to move on providing fish access at th ...

NID making progress?

Thank you for printing the article, "Salmon migration blocked by Hemphill Dam" Dec. 4 (page 11, “Another View. Salmon migration blocked by Hemphill Dam). NID has f ...

Lions request donations

It is that time of the year, when families come together in a special way to celebrate the birth of Jesus and celebrate the blessings bestowed upon them. Unfortunately, many famili ...

Make sidewalk safer for all users

Please help us get the sidewalk installed and fixed so a person in a wheelchair can cross Ferrari Ranch Road at Lincoln Boulevard.  Simply put, it is dangerous if not impossi ...

Lincoln library should be included in top city services

Lincolnites, With the long weekend at the library, the book drops were sure to fill up and overflow so there was an opportunity to help keep the drops working by pulling out t ...