|Showcasing the Sheldon's Permanent CollectionNET Nebraska.org / 26.09.2017 19:45 more|
The Sheldon Museum of Art in Lincoln has more works from its permanent collection on display than at any other time in recent years. The current exhibitions feature some of the museum’s most notable works and demonstrate the strength of its renowned collection.The Sheldon Museum of Art started colle...
|Roca Berry Family Fun GiveawayLincoln News / 6 h. 9 min. ago more|
If Linus had to pick the most sincere pumpkin patch to wait for the Great Pumpkin, we believe he'd choose Roca Berry Farm. Every October, thousands of fun-seekers journey to the pumpkin patch, just 10 minutes outside of Lincoln, Nebraska, to pick their own pumpkins, go on hay rack rides, experience the thrill of a haunted house and explore the surrounding haunted woods.
|Death of Lincoln cyclist prompts call to actionKLKN / 10 h. 1 min. ago more|
"Remember that the 5 or 10 seconds that you may have to wait to pass a person on a bicycle is a very small price to pay for everyone's safety on our roads.”
|Spaghetti feed for prevention of bullying and suicideKLKN / 10 h. 3 min. ago more|
The Mental Health Association of Nebraska held its third annual spaghetti feed on Monday, to fund the Bullying And Suicides Eliminated program. It took place at Our Saviour's Lutheran Church from 4-8 P.M. "We don't want to talk about mental health, we don't want to talk about bullying and suicide but it's a conversation that needs to happen," said MHA'S Lindsey Wagaman. Wagaman wants to spread the word about prevention after witnessing bullying and exper...
|UPDATE: Police investigating bank robbery in Southwest LincolnKLKN / 10 h. 18 min. ago more|
Police are searching for the suspect.
|Ricketts announces plan to help struggling Nebraska familiesKLKN / 10 h. 19 min. ago more|
Monday, Gov. Pete Ricketts and First Lady Susanne Shore announced Bring Up Nebraska, a statewide initiative that gives local communities the ability to keep problems that struggling families face from getting worse.
|Omaha police charge woman in shooting of 15-year-old girlKLKN / 10 h. 20 min. ago more|
Omaha police say they have arrested a woman in connection with the shooting of a 15-year-old girl.
|Nebraska mayor pleads not guilty in child sexual abuse caseKLKN / 10 h. 22 min. ago more|
A northeast Nebraska mayor has pleaded not guilty to four counts of child sexual abuse and one of intentional child abuse.
|Portion of South 9th Street Closed Until October 4Lincoln News / 10 h. 24 min. ago more|
South 9th Street between South and Van Dorn streets is now closed for storm drain pipe construction. The street is scheduled to reopen October 4. The recommended detour is South 13th Street.
|Nebraska's Air Force base pushes to stay open amid closuresKLKN / 10 h. 25 min. ago more|
The Offutt Air Force Base near Omaha is hoping to survive the next round of military base closures with two new projects.
|Man gets 2-8 years for fire at Kearney woman's apartmentKLKN / 10 h. 30 min. ago more|
A man who admitted starting a fire at a Kearney woman's apartment has been sent to prison.
|Former Sen. Kintner considers running again for political officeJournalStar.com / 10 h. 53 min. ago more|
A flyer made its way around the internet Monday that said former state Sen. Bill Kintner will be a candidate for Sarpy County assessor, and asking for voters' support on May 15.
|Gold Star Mom celebrates new book feature her sonKLKN / 14 h. 35 min. ago more|
A Gold Star Mom celebrated a new book featuring her son who died in combat. Joyce Peck is the mother of Patrick Hamburger, who died in 2011, when his helicopter was shot down in Afghanistan. The new book called, Fatal Mission of Extortion, written by Ed Darack, talks about the events leading up to the staff sergeant's death. Joyce says that Patrick died doing what he loved. "He was so much fun to be with, but he had found what he absolutely loved to do and he loved to work on...
|Assistant fire chief helps with hurricane evacuationLincoln News / 17 h. 12 min. ago more|
Curt Smith, assistant fire chief for Hastings Fire and Rescue, is a member of the National Disaster Medical System, which involves medical teams that set up field hospitals to treat patients or supplement existing hospitals in the wake of disasters.
|Roca Berry Family Fun Giveaway - KLKNGoogle News / 18 h. 5 min. ago more|
Roca Berry Family Fun GiveawayKLKNIf Linus had to pick the most sincere pumpkin patch to wait for the Great Pumpkin, we believe he'd choose Roca Berry Farm. Every October, thousands of fun-seekers journey to the pumpkin patch, just 10 minutes outside of Lincoln, Nebraska, to pick their ...and more »
|Deputies: Drunk driver who hit, killed cyclist said he 'came out of nowhere' - Lincoln Journal StarGoogle News / 18 h. 49 min. ago more|
Lincoln Journal StarDeputies: Drunk driver who hit, killed cyclist said he 'came out of nowhere'Lincoln Journal StarLancaster County sheriff's deputies were still trying to determine where a Lincoln man had been drinking Saturday before he hit and killed a bicyclist in a crash near Bluestem Lake, Chief Deputy Todd Duncan said Monday. Prosecutors charged Zygmunt ...and more »
|Bubba's Closet seeking donations of winter clothes for studentsJournalStar.com / 18 h. 53 min. ago more|
Bubba's Closet is taking donations of new and gently used winter wear to give to Lincoln Public Schools students in the annual clothes giveaway event facilitated by elementary principals.
|Slaying suspect must undergo competency evaluationKLKN / 19 h. 58 min. ago more|
A competency evaluation has been ordered for a man accused of stabbing to death a neighbor at a Norfolk apartment complex.
|Police: Man shot in torso expected to survive - Lincoln Journal StarGoogle News / 20 h. 5 min. ago more|
Lincoln Journal StarPolice: Man shot in torso expected to surviveLincoln Journal StarA 30-year-old man shot in the chest following an argument at a north Lincoln mobile home court early Sunday will survive, Lincoln police said Monday. ... Officers later arrested Okra at the Days Inn hotel near Nebraska 2 and Calvert Street, police said.and more »
|Mahoney State Park arts and craft show seeking vendorsKLKN / 20 h. 6 min. ago more|
Organizers of an arts and crafts show to be held this fall at Eugene T. Mahoney State Park in Ashland are seeking vendors to display and sell handmade arts and craft items.
|The Next Generation Of Renewable Wind Power Looks To Private Industry As Federal Support WanesNET Nebraska.org / 20 h. 8 min. ago more|
Wind energy production has grown in recent years to be a large part of the country’s energy portfolio, but a chill around federal funding for renewables has some researchers turning to the private sector to support work on wind energy innovation.Today, wind makes up more than 40 percent of the count...
|Portion of South Ninth Street closed until Oct. 4JournalStar.com / 20 h. 53 min. ago more|
South Ninth Street between South and Van Dorn streets is closed for storm drain pipe construction. The street is scheduled to reopen Oct. 4. The recommended detour is South 13th Street.
|Bank robbery is Lincoln's 9th of the year, on pace to rival record - Lincoln Journal StarGoogle News / 22 h. 21 min. ago more|
1011nowBank robbery is Lincoln's 9th of the year, on pace to rival recordLincoln Journal StarA morning hold-up at a Union Bank branch in south Lincoln marked the ninth bank robbery in Lincoln this year, the latest in a concerning uptick, the city's public safety director says. The robber screamed and demanded money but didn't display a weapon ...UPDATE: Police investigating bank robbery in Southwest LincolnKLKNPolice investigating robbery at Union Bank and Trust1011nowall 3 news articles »
|Bicyclist killed by drunk driver Saturday NightKLKN / 22 h. 39 min. ago more|
The Lancaster County Sheriff's Office said a bicyclist was killed by an intoxicated driver Saturday night.
|Man sustains life-threatening injuries in Lincoln shootingKLKN / 22 h. 44 min. ago more|
A man is in the hospital in life-threatening condition after being shot early Sunday morning.
|Lincoln Police officer sustains serious injuries from Friday night assaultKLKN / 22 h. 50 min. ago more|
A Lincoln Police officer sustained serious facial injuries Friday night while trying to take a suspect into custody.
|Community unites to clean up vulgar vandalismJournalStar.com / 1 d. 8 h. 23 min. ago more|
Sunday afternoon was an opportunity for unity among neighbors after vulgar graffiti was sprayed on their homes.
|Christensen says what the city needs is a Veterans Day paradeJournalStar.com / 1 d. 8 h. 53 min. ago more|
City Councilman Roy Christensen wants to put a parade back into the city’s civic life, a Veterans Day parade that would be along Havelock Avenue in north Lincoln.
|Bicyclist hit by car dies SaturdayJournalStar.com / 1 d. 9 h. 23 min. ago more|
A 52-year-old Lincoln man died Saturday evening after his bicycle was struck by a Jeep Cherokee just south of Lincoln, says the Lancaster County Sheriff's Office.
|Monument honoring Gold Star families dedicated during rainy Sunday ceremonyJournalStar.com / 1 d. 11 h. 23 min. ago more|
The moment two Nebraska National Guard members pulled the curtain off the new monument Sunday the rain came.
|Lincoln refugee rallies community to vote in Kurdish independence referendumJournalStar.com / 1 d. 13 h. 47 min. ago more|
Kurds in northern Iraq are preparing to vote in an independence referendum to decide the future of their region on Monday.
|Cindy Lange-Kubick: Turning up the volume for Teri Bullock, a mom and coach in needJournalStar.com / 1 d. 13 h. 53 min. ago more|
Her children sit with her in the hospital room.
|Fire scorches two buildings Sunday - KLKNGoogle News / 1 d. 13 h. 58 min. ago more|
Fire scorches two buildings SundayKLKNA shed in someone's backyard near 29th and N streets caught fire just before 1 p.m. and quickly started to spread to the home. Luckily, Lincoln Fire and Rescue crews were able to get the blaze under control before it spread further. "Upon arrival, we ...and more »
|Lincoln Man Killed After SUV/Bicycle Crash SW Of MartellLincoln News / 1 d. 20 h. 20 min. ago more|
The Lancaster County Sheriff's Office says 52-year-old Randall Gibson of Lincoln died, after he was hit on his bike heading eastbound near SW 58th and West Sprague Road, on the south edge of Bluestem State Recreation Area. Gibson was hit from behind and pronounced dead at the scene.
|Hurricane Maria weakens to Category 2; Puerto Rico dealing with threat of dam failureLincoln News / 1 d. 20 h. 20 min. ago more|
Maxwell commented abou... -- President Donald Trump continued to escalate threats to North Korea late Saturday as he responded to their foreign minister with a warning "they won't be... -- Once again, we're boldly going where no one has gone before -- Star Trek: Discovery premieres Sunday night on CBS, before moving over to the subscription-base... -- Facebook is dropping a plan to create a class of non-voting stock.Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg said the plan was intended to allow him to fund his phil... -- Critics took aim at Nikki Reed's husband, Ian Somerhalder, this week after the actor admitted in an interview to throwing out the actress' birth control pills.So... It was everything you would want a night at the Opry to be, as Reba McEntire celebrated the fortieth anniversary of her first performance "in the circle"... Friday's Scores By The Associated Press PREP FOOTBALL Aquinas 39, ... (more)
|Lincoln man shot Sunday morning, LPD investigating - 1011nowGoogle News / 1 d. 20 h. 29 min. ago more|
1011nowLincoln man shot Sunday morning, LPD investigating1011nowLINCOLN, Neb. (KOLN) -- Lincoln police are investigating after a 30-year-old Lincoln man was shot just after midnight on Sunday. Capt. Reitan with LPD said officers were called to the 2500 block of Theresa St. just before 12:30 a.m.. Police said they ...and more »
|Bicyclist hit by car dies Saturday - Lincoln Journal StarGoogle News / 1 d. 21 h. 10 min. ago more|
Lincoln Journal StarBicyclist hit by car dies SaturdayLincoln Journal StarA 52-year-old Lincoln man died Saturday evening after his bicycle was struck by a Jeep Cherokee just south of Lincoln, says the Lancaster County Sheriff's Office. Around 5:30 p.m., Randall Gibson was riding his bicycle eastbound on West Sprague Road ...Cyclist killed by drunk driver1011nowBicyclist killed by drunk driver Saturday NightKLKNall 11 news articles »
|Street Closings, 09/24/17JournalStar.com / 2 d. 7 h. 53 min. ago more|
Upcoming and ongoing Lincoln-area street closings.
|AARP to host community conversation on healthcare reform Oct. 11JournalStar.com / 2 d. 8 h. 53 min. ago more|
AARP Nebraska will hold a community conversation on health care reform in Lincoln on Oct. 11.
|Friendship Home gearing up for quarter driveJournalStar.com / 2 d. 8 h. 53 min. ago more|
More than 1,000 volunteers will knock on doors across Lincoln on Oct. 8 to collect donations for the Friendship Home through its 15th annual Safe Quarters drive.
|Hyde Memorial Observatory to celebrate 40th anniversaryJournalStar.com / 2 d. 8 h. 53 min. ago more|
The public is invited to celebrate the 40th anniversary of Hyde Memorial Observatory on Saturday with a free presentation by a NASA engineer.
|One man in the hospital after accident on 56th and Pine LakeLincoln News / 2 d. 9 h. 14 min. ago more|
One man in the hospital after accident on 56th and Pine Lake - News, Weather and Sports for Lincoln, NE; KLKNTV.com Lincoln Police say that a silver SUV collided with a black sports car, sending the driver of the black car to the hospital. The condition of the man sent to the hospital is not yet known, no one else was injured in the crash.
|Portion of South 56th Street to close MondayJournalStar.com / 2 d. 11 h. 53 min. ago more|
South 56th Street between Pine Lake and Yankee Hill roads will close at 9 a.m. Monday for asphalt repair. It is expected to reopen by Oct. 6.
|Nebraska pride shines through at sesquicentennial partyLincoln News / 2 d. 22 h. 41 min. ago more|
The Nebraska National Guard Band performs on K street in front of the state Capitol for Nebraska's 150 years of statehood celebration.
|Mayor Outlines Blueprint for ProgressLincoln News / 3 d. 3 h. ago more|
Mayor Chris Beutler said Lincoln has become a world class city that can compete with "anyone, anytime, anywhere." And he said the community's experience with Pinnacle Bank Arena and the West Haymarket has given it a "Blueprint for Progress" that will guide the City to more success.
|Eastbound Capitol Parkway Reduced to Single Lane Until September 27Lincoln News / 3 d. 7 h. 7 min. ago more|
Eastbound Capitol Parkway between Randolph and 27th streets is reduced to a single lane for emergency water main repair. Work is scheduled to be completed by Wednesday, September 27. For more information about the project, contact Bill Fish, Lincoln Water System, at 402-441-5921.
|Top 5 Boutique Hotel Projects to Know About Before 2019Lincoln News / 3 d. 15 h. 54 min. ago more|
The boutique hotel is having a moment. As the millennial generation becomes in the biggest and most influential spender of hospitality dollars, owners and operators in the hospitality space have launched significant efforts to attract that demographic.
|Nebraska law students recruited to take cases for children in need of guardiansNET Nebraska.org / 3 d. 20 h. 8 min. ago more|
When drugs, violence or unfit parents put a child at risk in their own home, Nebraska relies on attorneys who also serve as guardians to step in to help. While reforms implemented seven years ago have beefed up training, there is still a shortage of lawyers trained to take on that responsibility.The...
|Jimmy Kimmel goes off on Republican heath care critics again: "Am I supposed to just be quiet?"Lincoln News / 3 d. 20 h. 32 min. ago more|
Miller is currently an attorney a... -- An Oklahoma City man was fatally shot by police as neighbors shouted that the man could not hear officers' commands to drop a metal pipe he was holding, pol... -- If North Korea follows through on its latest threat of setting off a nuclear explosion over the Pacific Ocean, it will ultimately be up to President Trump whethe... Nebraska's 23 Natural Resources Districts' top priority is to help protect the state's water and soil for all to use now and in the future. Natural resourc... Lincoln, Neb.
|Friday Morning Lights: Elizabethtown High SchoolLincoln News / 4 d. 1 h. 10 min. ago more|
North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has lobbed a string of insults at President Donald Trump, calling him a "mentally Last year's Michigan State-Notre Dame game had all the trappings of a huge early matchup. Both teams were ranked, the game came down the wir LINCOLN, Neb.
|New Ordinance Gives Ridesharing a Green LightLincoln News / 4 d. 7 h. 41 min. ago more|
Mayor Chris Beutler today said a proposed new ordinance on ridesharing services like Uber and Lyft would exempt them from the City's taxicab ordinance and resolve any questions over their legality in Lincoln. The ordinance will be introduced at the City Council meeting Monday, September 25, with a public hearing October 2 and a vote October 16. "City officials have closely monitored this growing industry over the last couple of years and have had no reports of problems," Mayor Beutler said.
|UNL Fires Director of Athletics Shawn EichorstNET Nebraska.org / 4 d. 13 h. 18 min. ago more|
The University of Nebraska-Lincoln has fired Director of Athletics Shawn Eichorst, effective immediately. A search has been started for his replacement and an interim athletic director could be named soon.“Shawn has led Nebraska Athletics in many positive ways, but those efforts have not translated...
|Dick's opens at Gateway Mall - Lincoln Journal StarGoogle News / 4 d. 18 h. 48 min. ago more|
Lincoln Journal StarDick's opens at Gateway MallLincoln Journal StarLincoln, NE - 9/21/2017 - Customers browse the Nebraska fan gear and Adidas originals sections at Dick's Sporting Goods at Gateway Mall on Thursday, Sept. 21, 2017. GWYNETH ROBERTS, Journal Star. Dick's Sporting Goods opens. Buy Now. GWYNETH ...
|UNL students were protesting the Vietnam War, and the FBI was watchingNET Nebraska.org / 4 d. 20 h. 8 min. ago more|
Nebraska college students were protesting the Vietnam War in the late 60s and early 70s. And you might be surprised how closely they were being watched, and who was watching. Steve Tiwald remembers going to a Nebraskans for Peace meeting in Central City. A couple days later he was talking with Linco...
|"We had to do something": Vietnam protests at UNL and one tense week in 1970NET Nebraska.org / 5 d. 20 h. 8 min. ago more|
One week in 1970 was a potentially dangerous flashpoint for anti-war protests at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. Mike Tobias looks back at what happened and the growth of campus Vietnam War activism.Dan Ladely didn’t start out as a Vietnam War protestor. When he came to the University of Nebrask...
|'The biggest event' — Lincoln hosts Nebraska's 150th birthday party on Friday - Lincoln Journal StarGoogle News / 6 d. 1 h. 51 min. ago more|
Lincoln Journal Star'The biggest event' — Lincoln hosts Nebraska's 150th birthday party on FridayLincoln Journal StarOrganizers had been planning a make the Salute to the Good Life a two-day celebration, with a Saturday tailgate before the Nebraska-Rutgers football game. But plans changed when Anson learned she couldn't close streets in Lincoln on a gameday, she ...
|Vietnamese community grows and changesNET Nebraska.org / 6 d. 20 h. 8 min. ago more|
It has been more than 40 years since the end of the Vietnam War, which started a flow of refugees from that country to states including Nebraska. Now, that initial group has grown and evolved into a major part of Lincoln’s community.Dau Nguyen was a lieutenant in the South Vietnamese Navy when Saigo...
|Aging volunteer firefighters struggle to recruit the next generationNET Nebraska.org / 7 d. 20 h. 8 min. ago more|
In any large U.S. city, paid firefighters waiting at a nearby station are likely to respond to a fire alarm. But seven out of 10 American firefighters are volunteers. They make up an aging network that is increasingly understaffed and overworked.On a blazing hot day recently in western Kansas, two m...
|Chronicling A Year In The Life Of A Modern American Family FarmNET Nebraska.org / 10 d. 20 h. 8 min. ago more|
Every year on the farm has its challenges. There are weeds, insects and hailstorms. Unpredictable markets can make or break a profitable crop. Recent years, though, have been especially troubling for the Hammond farm in York County, Nebraska.Rick Hammond raises corn, soybeans and cattle with his wif...
|Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos visits LincolnNET Nebraska.org / 11 d. 9 h. 46 min. ago more|
U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos visited Lincoln Thursday, touring -- and talking about -- schools.Thursday morning, DeVos visited St. Mary’s Catholic school. In the afternoon, it was on to Lincoln Public Schools’ science-focused Zoo School. There, she asked students “What do you think has be...
|Storytelling Gets A Boost as Nebraska Celebrates 150 YearsNET Nebraska.org / 11 d. 20 h. 8 min. ago more|
Ponca State Park, with rolling hills along the Missouri River in far northeast Nebraska, is a perfect place to tell a story. Bird calls and the sound of water flowing by are about the only interruptions here, a place where you can see two other states, Iowa and South Dakota, from the bluffs above th...
|DeVos: States should look to innovation to give families choices; protesters say focus should stay on public schools - Lincoln Journal StarGoogle News / 11 d. 20 h. 39 min. ago more|
Lincoln Journal StarDeVos: States should look to innovation to give families choices; protesters say focus should stay on public schoolsLincoln Journal StarAn estimated 200 people gathered across the street from the Lincoln Children's Zoo to protest her visit, and a pro-public schools group and the Nebraska State Education Association held a rally Thursday afternoon to make the case against charter schools.and more »
|State Senator Announces Independent Bid for GovernorNET Nebraska.org / 12 d. 13 h. 2 min. ago more|
Omaha state senator Bob Krist formally announced his bid for governor today. Krist is entering the 2018 governor’s race as an independent candidate. The former Republican changed his voter registration to non-partisan today. Krist is a 60-year-old Air Force veteran who has been a state senator since...