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Lincoln Citizens Group To Propose Regulating Gun Storage

A citizen-lead proposal regulating gun storage in Lincoln residences is expect to come before the city council Monday. Lincoln Police Chief Jeff Bliemeiester tells KLIN’s Coby Mach on Drive Time Lincoln that he doesn’t want to be in the business of trying to enforce that because it might also have the detriminental effect of discouraging…read more »


Computer Virus Hampers Beatrice City Workers

BEATRICE, Neb. (AP) – Officials in the southeast Nebraska city of Beatrice have been working on restoring phone and internet service lost to the work of a hacker. City administrator Tobias Tempelmeyer says it seems a computer virus was installed around 3:30 Monday morning. He said Tuesday that city departments lost phone and internet service…read more »


1,000 Pounds of Pot Seized in Sarpy County

PAPILLION, Neb. (AP) – Authorities say deputies arrested two men after marijuana with an estimated street value of up to $5 million was found after a traffic stop in eastern Nebraska’s Sarpy County. The Sarpy County Sheriff’s Office says a deputy pulled over a panel van Wednesday on Interstate 80. A Douglas County K-9 taken…read more »


$1 Million Lottery Ticket Sold In Bellevue To Expire Soon

BELLEVUE, Neb. (AP) – The purchaser of a Powerball ticket in Bellevue has only a few weeks left to claim his or her $1 million prize. The Nebraska Lottery says the ticket sold at a Kwik Shop on Capehart Road matched the first five numbers drawn April 18: 9, 10, 12, 17 and 23. The…read more »


Former Teacher, Husker Is Imprisoned In Child Sex Assault Case

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) – A former Lincoln schoolteacher and Husker football player has been sentenced to prison in a child sex assault case. Lancaster County District Court records say 41-year-old Sean Applegate was given 15 to 20 years at his Lincoln court hearing Tuesday. The records say he’d pleaded no contest to intentional child abuse…read more »