Category Archives: KLIN News

Arrest Made In Fatal Motor Vehicle Collision

Arrest Made In Fatal Motor Vehicle Collision

A 22 year old Lincoln woman is arrested  for the April 27th single-vehicle crash that claimed the life of her 20-year old passenger. Lincoln Police’s investigation determined that Deja Webster was driving southbound on North 27th when she lost control and struck the outer barrier wall of the bridge, crossed over the median, and ultimately…Read more »

Too Cool For Swimming Pools

Too Cool For Swimming Pools

Cool weather is delaying the opening of the city’s nine public outdoor swimming pools. The pools were set to open Saturday…but the Parks and Recreation Department says the water temperature in all the pools was below 61 degrees Friday afternoon.  They say that is not warm enough for safe and comfortable swimming.Read more »

Bailout  For Farmers Is Described As Helpful

Bailout For Farmers Is Described As Helpful

Nebraska Farmers Union President John Hansen tells KLIN News that they are encouraged by President Trump’s announced $16 billion aid for farmers amid the trade war. Hansen says that they would prefer that the trade policy would be straightened and get their money in the markets. But Hansen says this aide is helpful for Nebraska…Read more »

Disaster Supplemental Bill Passed By Senate

Disaster Supplemental Bill Passed By Senate

Significant relief for Nebraska is reportedly included in a disaster supplemental bill passed by the Senate today. Nebraska U.S. Senator Deb Fischer says Nebraska’s families, ag producers, communities and military installations affected by the catastrophic March flooding will benefit. Senator Fischer describes it is a critical first step to help Nebraskans rebuild and move forward…Read more »

Hate Crime Investigation Underway After Assault In South Lincoln

Hate Crime Investigation Underway After Assault In South Lincoln

Lincoln Police are investigating an overnight assault as a possible hate-crime, and are asking for the public’s help in identifying the suspects. Police Chief Jeff Bliemeister says police responded to a residence in the 1700 Block of West Lynn Circle on reports of an assault that had happened a little while earlier. “The 18-year-old female…Read more »