Letters to the Editor

Gladding fire was a close call for family

Our sincere thank you to the firefighters who battled the Gladding fire on Labor Day. Because of their efforts, our home is still standing. It was a close call. The Martino family ...

Closing of Rainbow Market is end of an era

It is the end of another era with Rainbow Market closing its doors. Rainbow was here when my family (the Langles) moved to Lincoln in 1980. For me, Rainbow is part of the fabric of ...

Everyone went above and beyond call of duty

A big thank you to the following who helped save our house from the Labor Day fire – Mauel Garcia for his help and access to his property, for a safe zone. Julie and Dale you we ...

Firefighters, volunteers saved all their livestock

We want to give special thanks to three selfless people – Mike Metzner of Auburn P.D., Linda Steinle of Auburn and Mike Carpenter of Camp Far West. By the time the Gladding fire ...

Firefighters’ hard work saved their home

We would like to thank the CDF crews, Placer County Sheriff’s, CHP and all the others who help save our house during the recent fire. We are blessed to have such good people work ...

Firefighters thanked for for hard work on blaze

We would like to thank the firefighters who worked on the fire on Gladding Road this Labor Day. We are grateful our homes were saved. You are our heroes. Marla Van Wig ...

Presentation on NEVs gave no new information

I recently attended a presentation by John Pedri (and others) in Lincoln Hills that was attended by over 500 golf cart and NEV owners, about evenly split. The same “motherhood ...

Sheridan 4-H thanks Rainbow Market

The Sheridan 4-H Club would like to thank Rainbow Market for its support of Placer County youth by buying animals at both Placer County Fair and Gold Country Fair from 4-Hers and F ...

Police are right to make graffiti a priority

On page A11 of the Lincoln News Messenger on Aug. 28, the headline read “Three teen graffiti suspects arrested.” The article noted that the Lincoln Police Department arrested t ...

Concerts benefit music program at middle school

As you may know, with the current state of the budget in California, funding is being cut from many programs in our schools, and music is one of the programs suffering the most. It ...

Dietz family thanks fire responders

To all the emergency personnel who responded so quickly to the Wise Road fire on Labor Day ... the sheriffs, police, and especially the firefighters ... thank you. Our friends and ...

Quick action saved residents’ homes

It’s hard to know where to start; thank you can’t even begin to be enough, to all of the many local fire fighters and CDF, as well as law enforcement, and so many other organiz ...

Allen family thanks community for support

The family of Virginia Mae Allen wish to thank everyone who attended the “Celebration of her Life” and for all the cards, flowers, food and contributions to the Memorial Schola ...

Frinks deserve kudos for their volunteerism

Through the article on the new youth center (Aug. 28 issue), I have, once again, been made aware of the generosity of Cathy and Dave Frink. They are volunteers with Citizens on P ...

Express your outrage about state budget

The California State Constitution says that there most be a budget by June 15. For most of the past 20 years, this has not occurred. If this were private industry, I would be fire ...