Letters to the Editor

Veterans invited to join

I’d like to thank Stillman and Joan Gates of Lincoln for the letter they submitted in The News Messenger (“Why weren’t veterans shown more respect?” Nov. 19, page A4). On ...

Community proud of their Zebra football team

To the coaches and Lincoln High School varsity football team, I want to extend my heartfelt appreciation for a season of laughs, joy, excitement and victory that will last a lifeti ...

We need to pass real reform this year

Republicans say that politicians shouldn’t make medical decisions, hence we shouldn’t have a public option but they are deciding the issue of abortions. Conservatives shoul ...

Veterans groups will ask for street closure at next celebrations

I read with some interest the letter (“Why weren’t veterans shown more respect?” News Messenger, Nov. 19, page A4) from Stillman and Joan Gates. As a senior vice commande ...

Larry DuBois steps down as Placer County Democratic Party chairman

My sincere thanks to Larry DuBois for his tireless efforts to promote and support the Democrats and their platform in Placer County. I can personally attest to his dedication. A ...

Obama achieved much so far in his presidency

Regarding Ken Campbell’s evaluation of President Obama (“It’s time to evaluate Pres, A5 letter, News Messenger Nov. 12), Mr. Campbell did forget to start at the beginning. ...

Community mourns loss of Cheri Chiaratti

Lincoln lost a friend and very special person with the unexpected death of Cheri Chiaratti. I have known Cheri for a short period but long enough to appreciate the qualities that m ...

Why weren't veterans shown more respect?

We were concerned and encouraged when we attended the Veterans Day ceremony at the Veterans Hall in Lincoln. As new residents of Lincoln, we were concerned about the indifferent a ...

Explain the Zebras' name

I have not grown up in Lincoln but moved here within the last six years as many others have. I have a problem relating Zebras to this area. The few I have spoken with have no ide ...

Hoping this year’s Zebra 1975-style success

My name is Hazel (Anderson) Guse and I was the statistician for the 1975 Zebra football team. There are at least three players and I planning to attend the Zebra game on Friday (7: ...