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What Did He Say?

We get yelled at sometimes.  Not very often; most drivers are careful and courteous.  Some even give us a friendly wave or thumbs up, especially when they see us heading ...

Thanksgiving and Christmas are fast approaching, and The Salt Mine needs your help

The holidays are upon us … help! Gobble, gobble! Thanksgiving is almost upon us and then Christmas follows quickly after, and “Old Mother Hubbard’s” Cupbo ...

Coalition offering teen stress workshop for parents and teens

A workshop in Spanish for teens on how to deal with stress will be presented by the Coalition for Placer Youth today from 5:30 to 8 p.m. in Lincoln. The workshop’s aim ...

Rotary Night at the Races a huge success

Two-hundred community supporters attended the third annual Rotary Club of Lincoln’s Night at the Races Saturday, raising more than $12,000 for Lincoln community projects ...

Rotary Club visits Sheridan Elementary School

Lincoln’s Rotary Club recently visited Sheridan Elementary School to acknowledge the school’s Accelerated Readers. Names of all students who made their A ...

Art League’s Mask and Costume Show an experience

Walking through the Art League of Lincoln’s Mask and Costumes Show is like entering a magical kingdom. Wraith-like birds with trailing feathered tails soar overhead, fie ...

Lion’s International Peace Poster Contest has local winners

Eighth-graders Angelica Guevera from Glen Edwards Middle School and Ellyse Cook from Twelve Bridges Middle School have taken the first steps to becoming internationally-recognized ...

Navy dad gives daughter surprise visit

Ashlyn Collins’s father, U.S. Navy Petty Officer Second Class Timothy Collins, was away at sea for more than seven months. But last Wednesday, he was due home for a two-wee ...

Reader's Theater brews up free Halloween play for Saturday and Sunday

Monsters and witches are coming out early for the Readers Theater’s free Halloween production on Saturday  and Sunday. A subgroup of the Lincoln Hills Pl ...

October means the oak trees are going nuts

You’d think it was Christmas Eve.  Tip tap.  Pitter pat.  Reindeer hooves pattering across the roof.  But no.  It’s October, not December a ...

Kiwanis gives district $10,500 for school libraries

Local school libraries will be able to afford more books and materials, thanks to a donation from the Lincoln Kiwanis Club. Kiwanis Past President Ted Widing presented a check for ...

Jeff Jones will always be remembered

When I wrote a story a few years ago about a teen who was in foster care because his parents didn’t care about him, Jeff Jones immediately welcomed him into his house. This ...

Visual Viewpoint

Give me a minute. I need to put my hat and boots on before we can go. RIP Glenn Allen.

Members recognized for years in auxillary

Ladies Auxiliary of Veterans of Foreign War No. 3010 (LAVFW) honors ladies at the September 9,Th meeting. From left to right, Nancy Schmidt (24 yrs), Rosa Schwart ...

Lincoln News Messenger owner William J. Brehm Sr. dies after long battle with cancer

William J. Brehm Sr., 89, died Sunday after a long battle with cancer at his home in Poway, Calif.  Brehm, the head of Brehm Communications Inc., owned more than 60 daily, we ...