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Hundreds gather for child’s memorial

  Downtown Lincoln’s streets were filled Friday afternoon with friends and family of Blake Cronkhite, 5, who died April 12 in an ATV accident. Jayden Secrest, 3, of Ci ...

America’s ClayFest III offers classic beauty and quirkiness

Classical vases and bowls are displayed next to quirky red dinosaurs and globes with sad faces at the 2015 America’s ClayFest III Art Show and Competition. In partnership wi ...

NFL Hall of Famer Jim Otto to appear at Auburn's Power Club Brewery for Monte Carlo Night

In his playing days for the Oakland Raiders, it wasn’t easy getting Jim Otto off the field. So hard, in fact, that the National Football League Hall of Fame center played a ...

Lincoln Police to host meeting Wednesday on ways to reduce crime

Know and Go: What: Community Neighborhood Watch meeting When: 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. Wednesday Where: Lincoln City Hall, 3rd floor conference room, 600 6th St Information: Lincoln c ...

Public comments draw ire of mayor, council

Lincoln City Councilmen came under fire Tuesday night from members of the public who said they are being prevented from participating in city meetings. Residents of Wild Turke ...

The Greatest Generation – Richard Schield, Part two

  Editor’s note: Part one ran on page A7 of the April 9 Lincoln News Messenger. The story can also be found at lincolnnewsmessenger.com.   As told by Richard Sch ...

Two boys lose their lives in pond accident Sunday

  Two boys, 3 and 5, have lost their lives in a tragic pond accident in rural Lincoln and their deaths have sent a community reeling. The boys were riding Sunday on a smalle ...

Students begin State assessment testing April 13

When thousands of local students begin the rigorous battery of annual state tests next week, Chromebook laptops on carts will replace pen and paper for most academic subjects, acco ...

Traffic safety partners make plea to motorists: ‘Silence the Distraction’

To save lives and educate all motorists within California, especially young drivers, about the dangers of distracted driving, the California Office of Traffic Safety, California Hi ...

Lincoln Rotary delivers holiday gift bags to local seniors

Residents of two assisted-living homes received surprise gifts from a local service club last Saturday. Lincoln Rotary Club members presented holiday gift bags to 80 seniors at th ...