Author Archives: William Padmore

Elton John Returns To Pinnacle Bank Arena For Farewell Tour

Elton John Returns To Pinnacle Bank Arena For Farewell Tour

That’s right, Elton John is bringing his Farewell Yellow Brick Road Tour back to Lincoln. Tickets to the general public go on sale Friday, November 22. Officials at the PBA box office say there’s no information available yet for ticket prices or showtimes. (Photo Credit: Ben Gibson, © HST Global Limited, courtesy of Rocket Entertainment)Read more »

LPS “On Board” With New Diverse Social Studies Standards

LPS “On Board” With New Diverse Social Studies Standards

Lincoln Public Schools say they won’t need to change curriculum after the Nebraska State Board of Education approved new social study standards Friday. Students will be learning from backgrounds in religion, racial and ethnic groups, women, LGBTQ people and Native American nations. Social Studies Curriculum Specialist Jacki Kellison says minor tweaks will need to be…Read more »

Nebraska Gov. Ricketts Visits Germany For New Trade Mission

Nebraska Gov. Ricketts Visits Germany For New Trade Mission

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska Gov. Pete Ricketts is leading a trade mission to Germany to promote Nebraska’s agricultural products and reinforce the state’s connections with German companies. Ricketts kicked off the trade mission Sunday in Berlin, where the delegation met with government officials and hosted a reception for University of Nebraska alumni, business officials…Read more »

Nebraska Congressman Adrian Smith On Impeachment, “I Still Want To Get More Information,”

Nebraska Congressman Adrian Smith On Impeachment, “I Still Want To Get More Information,”

Nebraska Congressman Adrian Smith says the impeachment investigation against President Trump is distracting Washington from legislating. Smith tells KLIN news the overwhelming focus on impeachment has taken attention from vital issues the House could be talking about, such as the long talked about USMCA trade agreement. “It’s unfortunate when so much of the impeachment inquiry…is…Read more »