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Lincoln Group Advocating For Voters To Approve LPS Bond Issue

Lincoln Group Advocating For Voters To Approve LPS Bond Issue

A new poll from Great Schools, Great Kids shows strong support for the proposed 290 million dollar LPS Bond Issue. Nearly 78 percent of those polled in Lincoln is for the construction of two new high schools, one elementary school and athletic facilities. Former LPS administrator Dr. Marilyn Moore is leading support and advocacy for…

A Step Back On 14th and Old Cheney Roundabout

The city is stepping back on the 14th and Old Cheney roundabout. An email to area businesses from Lincoln Transporation Interim Director Tom Casady says that a low bid of $39.3 million just for construction of the roundabout came in higher than expected. Casady adds that other project costs would add about 20 percent which…

FDA, DHHS Warning Nebraskans About Unapproved Stem-Cell Treatments

FDA, DHHS Warning Nebraskans About Unapproved Stem-Cell Treatments

The Department of Health and Human Services and the Food and Drug Administration are warning to Nebraskans to beware of un-approved treatments involving stem-cells, placentas, and umbilical cords. Infectious Disease and Internal Medicine specialist with HHS, Maureen Tierney, tells KLIN News un-approved treatments are being advertised at a growing rate,  but an FDA report warns…

Nebraska Population Shifts Could Change Landscape Of Urban Vs Rural Divide

Nebraska Population Shifts Could Change Landscape Of Urban Vs Rural Divide

Nebraska’s population is shifting as more people are moving from rural areas to major cities. A recent report from the state legislature says almost all of the Lancaster County Districts are in the upper half of the rankings, while the lowest populated area is in the panhandle. Co-chairmen of a committee with Blueprint Nebraska Owen…

The State Seal Is Not Available For Public Use

The State Seal Is Not Available For Public Use

Political candidates are being reminded using the state seal in running for office in 2020 is prohibited. Secretary of State Bob Evnen says it is a common misconception that the state seal is available for public use. Anyone wishing to utilize the Great Seal must request written permission from the Secretary of State.

Nebraska Farmers Are Said To Benefit From The Tentative USMCA Agreement

Nebraska Farmers Are Said To Benefit From The Tentative USMCA Agreement

“It’s about dang time and it took a messy fight”….but Nebraska U.S. Senator Ben Sasse says the tentative U.S. Canada-Mexico trade agreement is good news for Nebraska farmers. Creighton University Economist Ernie Goss agrees.  He tells KLIN News that Mexico and Canada are two of the most important destinations for U.S. ag products…and this is…

Thieves Steal Headstone Flower Vases From Lincoln Gravesites

Lincoln Police are looking for the thieves who stole 40 bronze headstone flower vases from gravesites at Lincoln Memorial on south 14th. The funeral home says such thefts have occurred in the past as well. Each vase is values at $50. Anyone with information is urged to call police at 402-441-6000 or Crimestoppers at 402-475-3600

Beat Holiday Stress

Beat Holiday Stress

The “most wonderful time of the year” can be extremely stressful for some. Lindsey Hanlon, network and prevention manager with Nebraska Health and Human Services Behavioral Health Department tells KLIN News that with a little planning and positive thinking…it doesn’t have to be stressful. She stresses managing expectations, saying ” no” to excessive commitments, sticking…

A New Partnership for Nebraska National Guard and Rwanda Defense Force

A New Partnership for Nebraska National Guard and Rwanda Defense Force

Leaders of the Nebraska National Guard and the Rwanda Defence Force will formalize a new partnership this week. It’s the newest partnership in the Defense Department’s State Partnership Program. Nebraska National Guard Adjutant General Daryl Bohac says the agreement enhances training opportunities, cultural experiences and professional exchange of ideas for years to come.

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