Letters to the Editor

Consider giving locally in Lincoln

Community foundations are the result of a vision 100 years ago in Cleveland, which sought to develop a means of “democratizing philanthropy.” Seven-hundred-and-fifty c ...

Vote for wise-spenders

It looks like the Placer County Transportation Planning Agency (PCTPA) will place a tax increase measure on the ballot this year. PCTPA is made up of Placer County Supervisors and ...

Sit-down restaurant, please

In reading the report that the new eating spot in Lincoln will not be a coffee shop (Jan. 28 Lincoln News Messenger front page, “In-N-Out gets OK”), ...

Help save the Penryn Fire Station

Is your health and safety worth $1.10 per day? The Penryn Fire Station is in danger of closing. Fire fighters are paid $10 per hour. The Fire District will run out of money in les ...

Western Placer Unified School District apologizes for unsportsmanlike conduct

I am writing in response to the conduct from three students at Lincoln High School during the Placer High School basketball game against Lincoln High School (Jan. 28 Lincoln News M ...

Will Morebeck’s water decisions will affect Lincoln

This year is especially hard for water agency boards. Wide-reaching decisions must be made during California’s worst (and fourth-year) drought since the early 1970s. Thes ...

Thankful for kind words and flowers

We would like to express our gratitude to all our friends and thank everyone for their kind words and flowers. We would also give a special thanks to the VFW Post 3010 Auxiliary ...

Len and Carmela Carniato deserve community-service award

Len and Carmela Carniato deserve community-service award I would like to commend Len and Carmela Carniato of Carnelian Court for their outstanding efforts and neighborhood friend ...

Friends had successful book fair fundraiser

    The Friends of the Lincoln Library would like to thank everyone who helped make our Barnes & Noble book fair fundraiser a huge success. The Friends would es ...

We need new health center

As a provider and consumer of mental health services in Placer County, I feel an obligation to share how important our desire to live is impacted by our communities. I am writing ...

‘Midget’ cheer team fundraising for Nationals

I am the head coach of the Lincoln Jr. Zebras’ “Midget” cheer team. We are part of Lincoln Youth Football and Cheer, a volunteer-run nonprofit organization in Lin ...

Barmettler earns honors

For the Lincoln News Messenger (readers), I thought you might be interested that Lincoln native Timothy Barmettler recently graduated from Universal Technical Institute in Sacramen ...

Stop stealing at cemetery

I am writing this in regards to things being stolen from the Lincoln Cemetery. Having recently lost a loved one, we placed an angel made of alabaster at the head of my granddaughte ...

Supes shouldn’t take donations from anyone going before board

Our local newspapers just reported the Placer County Board of Supervisors “approved a revised plan for the 1,890-unit Bickford Ranch residential development.” Well, o ...

New Church of Jesus Christ of Latter day Saints building an asset

 Thank you to The News Messenger for printing a great article on the new church building going up on Virginiatown Road. It was a momentous occasion for many as golden sho ...