Letters to the Editor

Jessica Morse is ready for Congress

Vote By Mail ballots will arrive soon in the second week of May.  Candidate Jessica Morse’s work for our national security has included positions in defense, diplomacy ...

Has anyone addressed household garbage and storm drains?

Regarding the recent editorial on the ban on plastic bags (March 29 Lincoln News Messenger page 4, “Bring a recyclable bag or two when going to the store”). Please tell ...

AIM to hold human-trafficking fundraiser

Thank you so much for writing positive awareness articles on human trafficking. For the past six years, I have employed, educated and housed gals that were rescued from human traff ...

Thanks for a successful Mt. Pleasant Country Store

The Mt. Pleasant Hall Committee would like to thank everyone who contributed to the success of the March 3 Mt. Pleasant Country Store and 100th birthday party. Many people, b ...

City Council votes to ‘do the right thing’

I would like to start by thanking the City Council for voting 5-0 (Tuesday) to refund all illegally-taken money back to the implementation of the unlawful water rates. But most im ...

Super that students can stand up against school violence

I am an old geezer, a former schoolteacher (Sierra College) and I wish to applaud the Lincoln school district (Western Placer Unified School District) for allowing their students t ...

Let’s put common-sense gun laws in place

Having served on local school boards for almost 30 years, one of my major concerns has been the safety of children and staff of the school districts. The Roseville City School Dis ...

Let's prevent another school massacre

All of America is saddened by the atrocity of the Florida massacre. We all mourn the losses. What we all want is solutions from our government. One great solution is having a teach ...

Show respect to City Council and city manager

First, I want to say as a citizen of Lincoln, I am offended by the lack of respect shown to the City Council and city manger at the council meetings. Expressing views can be done w ...

Our Turn Now

“Girl Power!” T-shirts small placards raised the young girls marched side by side laughter and hope infused us all before our Capitol. Blue silhouette just one ...

Time to take real action

“This is not the time to talk about this.” “Our hearts are with you.” “My prayers are with the victims.” Blah, blah, blah. So, we have another ...

Jack Fabian’s column a great read

Kudos to Jack Fabian on his story (Feb. 1 Lincoln News Messenger, page 5,  “Where there’s hope, there’s fire.’’). Jack has always written pithy ...

Tell City Council what you think about water rates issue

To all affected by the Lincoln water scandal: On Jan. 23, our City Council had the opportunity to begin repairing the breach of trust they created by illegally overcharging Lincol ...

Fran Neves honored to be chamber’s Business Woman of the Year

Being Business Woman of the Year is a great honor and I would like to thank members of the Lincoln Area Chamber of Commerce for selecting me. I also want to thank everyone who nom ...

Water refunds should be given back to when gouging began

  Re: Jan. 25 front-page story, “City Council votes for smallest amount of water refunds,” all the back and forth on the overcharges for water keeps bringing to m ...