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Signs of trouble

Lincoln City Council’s dissatisfaction with Lincoln city staff’s most recent draft of the municipal sign ordinance could be summed up in two phrases: too many signs, to ...

Fall potluck to celebrate 125 years of Fruitvale School

            Fruitvale School celebrates its 125th anniversary this month. “Our community didn’t start in the 2000s but started with ...

Lincoln resident experiences 9/11 while visiting Washington, D.C. 13 years ago today

After experiencing 9/11 first-hand in Washington, D.C. 13 years ago, Mary Lou Holt, a nine-year Lincoln resident, wants to make sure Americans will always acknowledge that day. Ni ...

New assistant superintendent’s mission: to help students succeed

Editor’s note: The Lincoln News Messenger has featured four of five new Western Unified School District employees: Carlin C. Coppin Elementary School Principal Shamryn Cole, ...

Mother Goose on the Loose – The Most Successful Program at the Library

Betty Gordon, Lincoln resident of 14 years and active member of The Friends of the Lincoln Library, is a big part of making the Mother Goose on the Loose program possible at the Li ...

Remember today is 9/11

I know exactly where I was and how I felt 13 years ago today at 7:30 a.m. That’s when 19 al-Qaeda terrorists killed 2,997 innocent victims within hours in three American citi ...

Numerous bills await governor’s signature

While most of the attention was drawn to cell phone kill switches and plastic bag bans in the final week of the legislative session in Sacramento, many other bills did and didn& ...

Lincoln Police investigate suspicious activity

At approximately 7:22 a.m. Friday, police officers responded to the area of 6th and P streets for a report of a suspicious male, according to a Lincoln Police Department news re ...

Law requires motorists to give bicyclists three feet for safety

With summer vacation over, motorists will see more children riding to and from school on their bicycles. The California Highway Patrol (CHP) reminds the public that a new law af ...

Combie Lake access issue raised at Lincoln-Nevada Irrigation District water session

Questions on continued access to Lake Combie were asked Thursday at a meeting on a proposed regional water supply project for future Lincoln development. The Nevada Irrigation Dis ...