Opinion

Booster Club’s golf classic beneficial

On behalf on the Lincoln High School Booster Club, we would like to thank everyone who helped and participated in the Lincoln Golf Classic held at Turkey Creek Golf Club on Oct. 1. ...

No reason to raise pay

Measure B on the November ballot would raise the base pay for county supervisors from $30,000 per year to just over $70,000 per year and automatically increase their annual pay to ...

Chocolate festival great

I would first like to thank the Downtown Lincoln Association for a fabulous night at their first annual Chocolate Ball. While I love the casual lifestyle of our town, it was such ...

Supes’ greed prevails

Greed prevails.  In 1991, over 13,000 Placer County residents signed petitions to stop runaway Placer County supervisors’ salaries.  Here we are 23 years later wit ...

“The streets of Lincoln”

As I walk the streets of Lincoln to let the residents of Lincoln know of my continued commitment to represent them on the City Council, it is gratifying to hear many residents indi ...

Reelect Nader for council

I met Stan Nader four years ago just before the election of 2010 in which he was a candidate. I am cynical and distrustful of most politicians and, therefore, was not quick to sup ...

Why update site now?

The city of Lincoln is currently conducting an election for two seats on the City Council and is also in the process of hiring a new city manager to conduct city business. During ...

Permission is important

During the past two weeks, The News Messenger published articles about parental permission for PG-13 and R-rated films in school. On Oct. 2, Carol Feineman (page 4, “Parents ...

Stay open, downtown

I would like to discuss my concern for Lincoln’s downtown district. I feel like there is more we could do to keep the local shops thriving in downtown. I have noticed that a ...

Letters: Supes' greed prevails

Greed prevails. In 1991, over 13,000 Placer County residents signed petitions to stop runaway Placer County supervisors’ salaries.  Here we are 23 years later with the s ...