Opinion

Lincoln Boulevard-W. Wise Road-Doud-Nicolaus Loop

Today will be a flat route going into northern and western Lincoln. We start off from McBean Pavilion. As always, check your bike, make sure you have water and a cell phone ...

Lincoln library should be included in top city services

Lincolnites, With the long weekend at the library, the book drops were sure to fill up and overflow so there was an opportunity to help keep the drops working by pulling out t ...

Medical-marijuana ban shouldn't be in effect

I agree wholeheartedly with your editorial last week regarding medical marijuana.   It is truly a shame that the city Planning Commission and the City Coun ...

Resident allergic to nearby marijuana

I must respectfully disagree with your editorial in today’s Lincoln News Messenger (Nov. 20, page 4, “Ask affected residents what they think about medical-marijuana cul ...

Art Fair organizers thanks Lincoln community

Many thanks to our community who came out in droves to support the first annual All American Arts & Craft Fair in Lincoln last Saturday. The event was an enor ...

Library staff appreciates white goose donation

Would the lovely lady who donated the large white goose to the Mother Goose on the Loose program at the library please stop by or call us?  We would like to thank you properl ...

From sports to bedsore spots

Are you an athletic supporter? Let me rephrase that. Are you a Giant athletic supporter? That still doesn’t sound right. ...

High school hi-jinks Part one - the picnic and other eyefuls

I don’t know why those two high school boyfriends of ours got so testy.  So irritated.   What was the big deal?  They wouldn’t even have known th ...

The long road to Lincoln, part six: horses! horses! horses!

In 1852, Samuel Fleming had reunited with his family and settled back into life on the Mississippi River. But not for long. In his three-year absence, he had crisscrossed the Gol ...

Lincoln FFA Christmas tree sales

It seems as though the holidays can’t come any quicker! Lincoln FFA (Future Farmers of America) is trying to alleviate the stress of looking for that perfect tree and making ...