Author Archives: Karla James

Decline To Sign Organized To Oppose LNK Recall Effort

Decline To Sign Organized To Oppose LNK Recall Effort

On Monday,  Decline to Sign, a group of concerned Lincolnites, launched their opposition effort to the LNK Recall group.  LNK Recall has been calling on Lincoln’s voters to spend more than a quarter of a million dollars to hold an unnecessary special election to upend city government by recalling the Lincoln mayor and four city…Read more »

Russ’s Market Burglars Get Away with Alcohol And Cigarettes

Russ’s Market Burglars Get Away with Alcohol And Cigarettes

Lincoln Police were called to Russ’s Market at 1550 South Coddington Avenue around 12;42 a.m. Saturday, November 21st.  Officers talked to an employee who said a number of unknown number of individuals smashed through the glass door of the store and took about $200 worth of alcohol and cigarettes. Damage to the building is estimated…Read more »

Lincoln Police Clear November 15th Tool Burglary

Lincoln Police Clear November 15th Tool Burglary

An arrest is made in a burglary November 15th in the 400 block of South 42nd Street.  Police say the victim told officers that someone had stolen a nail gun and a drill from his garage.  A neighbor noted there was a suspicious person and a vehicle in the area at the time.  Using that…Read more »

Man Injured In Early Morning Stabbing Sunday

Man Injured In Early Morning Stabbing Sunday

Lincoln Police are looking for suspects in a stabbing of a 37 year old man Sunday, November 22nd around 12 a.m.  Police were called to the 700 block of S 27th Street and found a man who had minor cuts to his abdomen and arm.  It is not known if he sought treatment for those…Read more »

Lancaster County Risk Dial Remains In “Red” For Week 3

Lancaster County Risk Dial Remains In “Red” For Week 3

The COVID-19 Risk Dial for Lancaster County remains in the Red, or severe risk of spread for yet another week.  The Lincoln-Lancaster County Health Department today announced that two more residents have died from COVID-19, bringing the total number of deaths in Lancaster County to 66.  The individuals were a woman in her 90s and a…Read more »

NSP Finds 14 Pounds Of Meth And Guns In Traffic Stop

NSP Finds 14 Pounds Of Meth And Guns In Traffic Stop

An investigation that followed a traffic stop on Interstate 80 has led to several arrests. The investigation began with the discovery of 14 pounds of methamphetamine and two handguns during a traffic stop near Giltner earlier this month. At approximately 8:40 a.m., Thursday, November 5, a trooper arrested two people after locating 14 pounds of…Read more »

Charges Filed Against 12 Lincoln Gang Members Ranging From Weapons To Drugs

Charges Filed Against 12 Lincoln Gang Members Ranging From Weapons To Drugs

United States Attorney Joe Kelly announced federal criminal charges against 12 members of the No Name Demons Gang in Lincoln, Nebraska. The charges allege a firearms conspiracy; conspiracy to interfere with commerce by robbery (Hobbs Act); drug trafficking crimes; and multiple charges of possessing firearms in furtherance of crimes of violence and drug trafficking crimes. …Read more »