Letters to the Editor

City should fix back flow preventer

In California, we are going into our third year of drought. Some people have taken great measures to conserve water. The city of Lincoln’s 6” back flow preventer near ...

Bleachers at McBean Park unsafe

The wooden parts of the bleachers by the McBean Park field seem dangerous due to dry rot and old age. I hope the city is doing something about them or perhaps some local group wou ...

Cut the waste

Friday morning, I woke up, watched the morning news, my puppy told me when the garbage man arrived. Before eating breakfast, I decided to bring in the garbage can. To my great sur ...

Barringer family thanks community for support

The family of Ron Barringer would like to send out a heartfelt thank you for all of the love and support shown to us during this time. Words will never be able to express how thank ...

Knights of Columbus 2015 Crabfest a Success

The Knights of Columbus held their sold-out crabfest at the Pavilion in Lincoln on Jan. 10. The five-course meal consisted of soup, salad, shrimp Alfredo pasta, crab, shrimp and a ...

Stop the sham and fix the dam

The Nevada Irrigation District (NID) provides a dependable, quality water supply to about 25,000 homes, farms, and businesses in Nevada County and Placer County.  It strives t ...

Lincoln firefighters are great

Had a rude awakening Sunday evening about 11.  All of the smoke detectors were screaming.  After a quick inspection revealed no smoke or fire, I called the 9-1-1 operator ...

Please make mailbox clusters tamper-proof

I live in Sun City Lincoln Hills where we have been the victim of several mailbox break-ins over the past few months. Our current mailboxes are what they describe as “cluster ...

VFW holiday event was well received

The Ladies Auxiliary of Veterans of Foreign Wars Post No. 3010 would like to thank all members, family and Semper Fi members who attended our annual VFW Christmas Party. A Christm ...

Dick Huser’s shining light helps us all

Those of us who are members of the Lincoln Kiwanis service club have long  admired Richard Huser (known in some circles as the "sinister minister”) for his eloquenc ...