economy

Continue generosity this new year

Proofing last week’s (Dec. 27) end-of-the-year review, which took up more than half of The Lincoln News Messenger, was an eye opener to me. Reading all the articles editori ...

We need to start trading to help our economy

I’ll just say it; we are in trouble. Our economy is in such a horrific state that financial experts do not see an end in the foreseeable future. Unemployment rates are still cli ...

Changing the game

With spring in the air and golf clubs struggling to stay afloat in this sluggish economy, there is an effort going on to save the game and its magnificent courses. When Tiger Woods ...

Hunting for sport – and food

I inquired of George deVilbiss as to a book written on the values that are passed down from father to son and daughter that come from learning to hunt and fish. Learning to deal wi ...

This new year promises to be good for Lincoln businesses

Amid reports of increased consumer confidence and spending in the latter days of 2011, the Lincoln business community is sounding upbeat and optimistic about their prospects in 201 ...

Seeking assistance to help high school athletics

High School sports are no small matter in Placer County. In an area served by one university and junior college, it’s no wonder it holds the position it does. A number of local a ...

Lincoln affected by economy, despite high growth

Lincoln may have ranked No. 4 on the Gadberry Group’s list of nine notable high-growth areas in the United States but Lincoln is still being affected by the slumping economy. Th ...

Keeping the heart - and sales tax - in our town

Lately, it has become harder and harder to read or listen to the news about the economy. Everyone is affected by these financial issues in one way or another.  Recently, I r ...

Reader questions how economy got into such a bad state

I am really curious as to why our economy got into such a bad state in such a short time? I know the war was very expensive but it took much more than that for us to be in the stat ...