Karen Jarrell

Mother Goose stays with Friends

As long as Mother Goose on the Loose is run by the library, Friends of Lincoln Library plans to support the popular children’s program. That’s according to Friends president ...

Friends consider opening Carnegie in November

The nonprofit Friends of the Lincoln Library is considering opening the Carnegie Library, which closed June 29, because of budget cuts. The Carnegie feasibility committee was forme ...

Twelve Bridges library now closed Fridays

Library patrons will now have one less weekday to peruse bookshelves and check out DVDs for the weekend. Starting this week, the Twelve Bridges Library will be closed on Fridays. ...

Residents can help keep libraries open

Karen Jarrell, a former manager on President Jimmy Carter’s staff, is used to challenges. Working next to the White House’s Roosevelt Room and around the corner from the Oval ...

So Measure K failed - now what?

By now, everyone must know that Measure K, which would have placed a utility user’s tax on Lincoln residents and businesses, failed in the Nov. 2 election. So what happens now? ...