Letters to the Editor

Politicians should stop trying to raise our taxes

Our local politicians are at it again, trying to raise our taxes, this time for roads. There is more tax money coming into Washington than ever before but they spend even more. D ...

Politicians should stop trying to raise our taxes

Our local politicians are at it again, trying to raise our taxes, this time for roads. There is more tax money coming into Washington than ever before but they spend even more. D ...

Articles appreciated by sports fan

Jim Linsdau, the articles in the 2015 Football Preview of the High Schools are extraordinary! I have been reading sports in newspapers, magazines and online for 50-plus years (exc ...

Mary Ann Kollenberg’s family thanks community

The family of Mary Ann Kollenberg would like to extend their heartfelt thanks to all of those who supported us during our time of sorrow.  Words can’t express what the ...

Lincoln residents are honest

Lincoln residents are honest I stopped by the Sun City vegetable market this morning (Aug. 19 at the Orchard Creek parking lot).  In paying for some of the beautiful vegetabl ...

Define the term 'litter'

I’ve been trying to arrive at a universal definition for “litter.” The dictionary defines it as “untidiness; rubbish.” According to our anti-litte ...

Reflecting on racial unrest

A patrol car drives through a neighborhood and curious residents begin to gather outside. Eventually, the patrol car finishes its tour and finds its way to repeat this scenario wit ...

Support for a 24/7 shelter

We now know that Right Hand Auburn wants the county to pay $150,00 for capital improvements to make the DeWitt barracks into a 24/7 shelter with greater capacity, plus $33,000 per ...

Mural project moving along

The first phase of the Lincoln mural project is due to begin soon on the boulevard side of the Family Dollar Store. A call to artists went out in April/May and five entries were r ...

Hold off on new homes

I am wondering why the city of Lincoln is issuing permits to build more and more houses. Where are these houses going to get water? It is everywhere: save water. Can’t we h ...

Consider effects of extra cars on roads

Editor, excellent article (page A9, July 30, “Turkey Creek Estates plan moves forward”). A couple of questions. Can the Planning Commission approve a proposal when th ...

Condemn violaters

Whereas, the Declaration of Independence affirms that mankind is endowed with certain un-alienable rights, among which are Life, Liberty and the Pursuit of Happiness. Whereas, th ...

Say no to more gas taxes

At a recent City Council meeting, there was mention of possible support for SB16. SB 16 has now been replaced by SB 1 1, and if passed, would cost California motorists even more ...

Art League thanks High Hand and event attendees

The Art League of Lincoln wishes to express its gratitude to all those who made the fundraiser on July 31 at Loomis' High Hand Nursery an outstanding success. First, to High H ...

Safe return aided by community

I was so proud to see our community come together via the reverse phone call system from the city of Lincoln and Placer County, the effort made by our Lincoln Police Department and ...