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The Fighting Zebras would never let air out of their football.

Politicians should stop trying to raise our taxes

Our local politicians are at it again, trying to raise our taxes, this time for roads. There is more tax money coming into Washington than ever before but they spend even more. D ...

Politicians should stop trying to raise our taxes

Our local politicians are at it again, trying to raise our taxes, this time for roads. There is more tax money coming into Washington than ever before but they spend even more. D ...

Tips for buying or selling a home in California

When it comes to California real estate, there are plenty of laws and rules related to the buying or selling of a house.   However, anyone who has ever purchased real estate ...

Riding without a license

There are some people, mostly non-cyclists, who feel bike riders should be licensed in much the same way drivers are.  Logically, forcing a cyclist to have a license would no ...

Articles appreciated by sports fan

Jim Linsdau, the articles in the 2015 Football Preview of the High Schools are extraordinary! I have been reading sports in newspapers, magazines and online for 50-plus years (exc ...

Football history adds another chapter

Well, it is that marvelous time of year again – fall. The trees start to change from bright, vibrant green to the comforting shades of red and bright orange. The temperature ...

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Downtown Lincoln is open during the construction. Support local business.

And the seach continues

In a recent column, I had mentioned that a Russian billionaire had committed $100 million to U.C. Berkeley for the purpose of looking for intelligent life.   He apparently k ...

Upstairs in downtown, part 4: Tom saves our toddler

When we lived upstairs, spring and summer days found our bay windows pushed up, with fresh air streaming through the tall screens.  Even in the kitchen, the windows were almos ...

Fishing for that birthday salmon

California is a fisherman’s paradise, and for many anglers the fall run of the mighty Chinook salmon remains at the top of the list. Hooking and landing a big “Nook&rdq ...

Western States 100 – Part VII

Robbie Point Trail is about a mile of very steep trail with only a few sections I was able to run; those were near the bottom that becomes a fire road just before hitting the aspha ...

Gladding Road -W.Wise-N.Doud-Nicolaus Road Loop

We meet again at the McBean Pavilion to take a ride in northwestern rural Lincoln over a level route. As usual, check your bike, including your tire pressure. I always carry a han ...

Mary Ann Kollenberg’s family thanks community

The family of Mary Ann Kollenberg would like to extend their heartfelt thanks to all of those who supported us during our time of sorrow.  Words can’t express what the ...

Lincoln residents are honest

Lincoln residents are honest I stopped by the Sun City vegetable market this morning (Aug. 19 at the Orchard Creek parking lot).  In paying for some of the beautiful vegetabl ...