By Roger Dey

Series of small quakes rattle Lincoln Sunday


February 6, 2019

A screenshot of the USGS mapping page shows all 40-plus tremors in the area since between Jan. 28 and Feb 4.

Many people in the Lincoln and Helmville areas may thought the shake they felt just after 10 a.m. Sunday was just a particularly strong gust of wind, or maybe a heavy pile of snow sliding off their roof, but it was actually the first in a series of small earthquakes that rattled Lincoln and the Nevada Creek Valley.

A quake registering a magnitude 3.9 struck about eight miles straight south of L...

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