Tanker Fire

Councilman Nader says column wasn’t fair

Jeeves has continued to imply in his column (Nov. 24 News Messenger, page A9, Kathy Dorsey and Jeeves’ Scene to be Seen column) that I was failing to demonstrate leadership as a ...

Three burglaries during 36-hour evacuation

A 16-year-old Lincoln resident was arrested Friday after burgling a First Street home during last week’s 36-hour mandatory evacuation. Lincoln Police Sgt. Terry Kennedy said the ...

Resident grateful for Lincoln community pulling together

My heart is full of gratitude today. For tragedy that was avoided. For the lives and the town that was saved from what would have been a catastrophic tragedy. It could have ended u ...

Thanks for keeping us safe

Thank you to our police and firefighters for their wonderful work in keeping us safe here in old town Lincoln. I don’t know what my family can do to show our appreciation. Do you ...

No more cuts to police, fire

It’s been a stressful and exhausting past few days for everyone ... I wanna thank the Lincoln Police Department, Lincoln Fire Department, and any other agency that battled this d ...

Downsizing is not a good idea

Whoever it may concern, after the tanker fire scare in Lincoln, now do you see how ridiculous it is to downsize our well-needed firefighters and police? LUANN HAMILTON, Lincoln

Firefighters are great at problem-solving

In the past week, our community collectively held our breath as the propane fire crisis captivated our thoughts and prayers. Lincoln Fire Department firefighters vividly demonstrat ...

Fire response makes me proud

Great job to all the firefighters, police, emergency responders and our community for pulling together during the recent fire. What I saw on the news and heard from my friends who ...

Evacuee pleased with everything

I just wanted to thank Kilaga Springs and the Red Cross for a great job during our big scare with the tanker fire. What a great bunch of caring people. Thanks again from an evacuee ...

Must keep public safety funded

Well, I hope all of the people who think we should cut the firefighters and cops take notice. We dodged a bullet this time (with Lincoln’s tanker fire last week). To all of the p ...