Letters to the Editor

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 ...

Medical-marijuana ban shouldn't be in effect

I agree wholeheartedly with your editorial last week regarding medical marijuana.   It is truly a shame that the city Planning Commission and the City Coun ...

Resident allergic to nearby marijuana

I must respectfully disagree with your editorial in today’s Lincoln News Messenger (Nov. 20, page 4, “Ask affected residents what they think about medical-marijuana cul ...