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Lincoln Airport Passenger Numbers Drop

Airline passenger traffic at the Lincoln Airport declined by five percent in 2017, ending a string of four consecutive years of growth. Airport Executive Director David Haring tells KLIN News that an earlier aggressive airfare war between Frontier and United Airlines in the Omaha market had a ripple effect on travel to and from Lincoln.…read more »

Lincoln Plant Gets $3.6 Billion Contract For Subway Cars

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) – A Lincoln railway car plant is poised to receive a $3.6 billion contract for new subway cars for New York City. New York’s Metropolitan Transportation Authority is expected to vote on Kawasaki Motors Manufacturing’s contract Wednesday. It would call for the production of more than 1,600 new subway cars. The contract…read more »

Lincoln High Recognized As A “School of Opportunity”

Lincoln High is one of eight U.S. public high schools recognized as a “School of Opportunity” by the National Education Policy Center. Principal Mark Larson says on KLIN’s LNK Today that the center noted Lincoln High’s culture of support for diversity and unity. Larson says Lincoln High is a welcoming place where they offer programs…read more »

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Police Give Accident Statistics From Monday Blizzard

Police have listed the accident results from Monday’s Blizzard. Lincoln Police report yesterday there were 324 total calls for service, 71 of which were vehicle accidents. 12 of those were identified as injury accidents. Compared to the same day last year there were only 51 calls for service and 13 accidents with no given number for injury accidents. Police say…read more »