Letters to the Editor

City manager should accept responsibility

I am offended by (Lincoln City Manager) Jim Estep blaming the City Council members for his salary (News Messenger, Page A4, “City manager: Lincoln’s financials one of worst in ...

Public should not feel guilty about not supporting Measure K

A policeman came to my door this week with a brochure promoting Yes on Measure K. I’m thinking how crazy is this that a protector of the community feels compelled or is told to ...

Measure K is about keeping four police officer jobs

Many Lincoln voters will receive their vote-by-mail ballots this week. Included on that ballot is a very important decision you will make titled Measure K. The measure includes fun ...

Positive leadership for Lincoln needed

Few residents have heard of Charles Lincoln Wilson, a director of the mid-nineteenth century California Central Railroad, whose middle name was given to our city in 1890. Fewer y ...

Reader supports Measure K

I stand in support of Measure K and of a much-maligned candidate for the City Council, Richard Pearl. The rhetoric is reprehensible. Much of the information printed in the letters ...

PAL to hold Sportswear Sale at the Lobsterfest

Lincoln PAL recently received a gift of high-quality brand new sportswear samples, which we are offering for sale (via a donation to PAL) at the Lobsterfest with all the proceeds g ...

Vote for Barney and Hydrick, two candidates who have spent the least money

Does anyone out there remember when the position of City Councilperson was a “service position?” I do! People ran for these positions only to improve their cities. Why do you ...

Will Morebeck a good choice for NID

I was interested to see that Will Morebeck is running for a seat on the NID (Nevada Irrigation District) board. Over the years, he served as a grower representative for several f ...

Vote yes on utility tax because it will take more than a year for economic stability

I am reading and learning all I can about the current economic situation in our city and I must admit I did not comprehend the complexity of the various funds government maintains ...

Jeff Greenberg has shown his love for Lincoln

After listening to candidates in various forums and reviewing their websites, I find that the candidate who best represents my views is Jeff Greenberg. His three r’s of "rethink, ...