Letters to the Editor

Address golf-cart issue

I am a resident of Sun City Lincoln Hills. I own a golf cart. On occasion, I use the Fairway Valley Lane access to Orchard Lodge. As I read the article of Dec. 10 in the Lincoln ...

Salary for new manager position seems high

Nothing personally against the newly-hired assistant city manager. However, to give a $145,000-plus salary to a single person without even a family to raise in these tough econom ...

Zebras thank community

The Lincoln Fighting Zebras would like to thank Far West Rents for the use of the trailer, Walmart for the goalpost garland and the Chamber of Commerce for the fee discount, all fo ...

County should be proud of football teams

Placer County has much to be proud of in the area of high school football this year. Lincoln High, Whitney High, Placer High, Del Oro High and Rocklin High all made the playoffs. ...

Community supports run

I’m pleased to join our co-hosts, the city of Lincoln and Western Placer Unified School District, in thanking the community for its support of the annual Lighthouse 5K Fun Run/ ...

Motorcycles and their noise

Is there a law for people who ride their motorcycles making loud noises around one’s property? It is bad enough but what really gets me is that their motorcycles don’t have ...

Bus system doesn't work

I am writing today to say how disappointed I am in our city transit system. My six-year-old daughter has been riding the bus to and from school since she entered kindergarten l ...

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 ...