Letters to the Editor

Hiring niece is not right

Mr. (Robert) Weygandt, I read in The Lincoln News Messenger (front page, Dec. 10, “Placer supe’s $73,000/year aide is niece) that you recommended and the County Board o ...

Library could use tweaks

I’m new to using that fine facility (Twelve Bridges Library) but I think that access (especially for the handicapped) is very poor! I’m surprised that it meets the AD ...

In-N-Out comes through for GEMS students

A few months ago, I wrote a letter to the In-N-Out Burger Corporate Office in Irvine and reached out to them for a raffle prize donation. If you are looking for a donation from the ...

Lincoln Theatre Company holiday concert filled to capacity

Our new home-town performing arts organization added another filled-to-capacity performance to its history with a holiday concert last Sunday (at the Lincoln Civic Auditorium). The ...

Twelve Bridges Library has award-winning design

Mr. Jonathan Houk, in his commentary that appeared in your Nov. 26 edition (page 4, “Design of library not good”) was critical of the design of Lincoln’s Twelve B ...

Lincoln Lions Club holiday request benefits those in need

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 ...

Stop the excess building when there’s a drought

I was in attendance at the last (Lincoln City) Council meeting (Nov. 24) and spoke against Turkey Creek Estates with the major question being, “Why is the Lincoln Planning Co ...

New Mormon church will aid Lincoln community

Thank you to The News Messenger for printing a great article (Nov. 19, page A2, “Lincoln State Center to break ground Saturday”) on the new church b ...

Resident doesn’t like library’s design

After seven years of living in Sun City Lincoln, I finally took the big step and obtained a library card. The first challenge I faced was access, not to the building but the parkin ...

Flowers family appreciates community’s support

The family of Butch Flowers would like to thank everyone for the outpouring of love and support during the recent passing of our beloved husband, father, and grandfather.  Th ...

Eliminate stigma of mental illness

We can't think of a better place to locate a full-service psychiatric facility than the city of Rocklin.  Mr. (Daniel) King (in the Nov. 12 Placer Herald, “Another V ...

Jones family thanks community

Words cannot even begin to describe the gratitude my family and I have for all the cards, flowers, prayers, food and help this amazing community has given us. I’ve worked at ...

Thanksgiving and Christmas are fast approaching, and The Salt Mine needs your help

The holidays are upon us … help! Gobble, gobble! Thanksgiving is almost upon us and then Christmas follows quickly after, and “Old Mother Hubbard’s” Cupbo ...

It’s always good to remember veterans

Thank you so very much for publishing the article (page 6, Nov. 5, “Remember lost veterans on Wednesday”) I wrote about my “dad,” Jack Christensen. I r ...

Let officials know proposed facility too close to schools

As a former Lincoln resident and current Rocklin resident, I am sad to see the lack of involvement OHS and the city of Rocklin Planning Commission have had with the city of Lincoln ...