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Resident not scared about crude oil on trains

Editor’s note: The online article Aug. 21, and not the print edition, has a photo of freight trains with the photo caption: Although trains carrying hazardous chemicals in st ...

The whole sky was burning

Regarding (your article on )oil tanker cars coming through our town,  I thought it … appropriate to (share) the Sierra Club piece on last year's Canadian oil tank c ...

City celebrates Nelson Lane widening at May 15 groundbreaking ceremony

With construction workers watching on May 15, Lincoln City Councilmen and staff stood shoulder-to-shoulder with a congressman, a county supervisor and transportation officials to w ...

Bee problem is everywhere

  The easy answer would be a health issue but consider this:  Just like me, you can witness the death of millions of honey bees during the almond pollination period in M ...

Support a ‘time out’

  The Placer County Board of Supervisors will consider a temporary suspension of “community center” approvals on April 9. Although the item needs a 4/5 vote to pa ...

Cross street at own risk

  I thought I’d throw my 2 cents in about the stop signs, or as I like to call them, the “kind of slow down but only if you’re not in a hurry” signs. ...

Sun City speeders need to stop

  The article in your paper (March 28, page 4, “Stop signs will, for now, stay in Lincoln Hills”) by your editor was informative, insightful and made some great p ...

Sun City needs to lose some of its stop signs

  Carol Feineman had a great article in the March 28 News Messenger on stop signs in Lincoln. We are recent arrivals in Sun City Lincoln Hills.  One of the first things ...

Lincoln Hills signs needed

  Once again, it appears the squeaky wheel is trying to get all the grease. There are about 6,800 homes in Sun City Lincoln Hills, with over 11,000 residents. Mossy Ridge Lan ...

Stop signs reduce speed

  I travel through Sun City and utilize the Wells Fargo Bank there weekly. Sun City Boulevard is posted as a 30 MPH zone all the way through. Yeah, right! I always have some ...