Tom Cosgrove

City salaries spark resident comments

Although several Auburn city management staff are making more than $100,000 annually, most of them are making substantially less than the same positions in neighboring cities. Loca ...

City’s HR manager on leave

The city of Lincoln’s human resources manager Debbie Lindh is on administrative leave. The News Messenger first received word that she was on leave Sept. 7, through an e-mail ti ...

City Council members take pay cuts

Health benefits and life insurance set Lincoln’s City Council apart from the councils of four area cities. The total amount of pay this fiscal year for Lincoln City Council memb ...

Lincoln makes list of high-growth areas in the U.S.

Lincoln is on a list for being the fourth of nine notable high-growth areas in the United States. This is according to a recent study by the Gadberry Group, which is headquartere ...

Restoration efforts spawn beaver vs. salmon questions

Spawning chinook salmon will be swimming their way up Auburn Ravine Creek to Downtown Auburn by the fall of 2012. That is if the funding comes through to make their journey easier ...

Bypass back on

Thanks to the state Legislature finally passing a budget Thursday, the Highway 65 bypass is back on, according to governmental officials. “There will be no need to stop the bypa ...

Klein running for another four years

Colfax resident Aaron Klein sees a bright future ahead for Sierra College, and said he’s hoping for the chance to make that vision a reality. Klein is running for re-election fo ...