Author Archives: Mark Vail

Windy

Windy

…WIND ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT CST TONIGHT… Northwest winds 20 to 30 mph with gusts up to 45 mph expected. The Advisory and Warning Covers Saunders, Douglas, Sarpy, Lancaster and Gage Counties. …HIGH WIND WARNING IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT TO 6 PM CST FRIDAY… Northwest winds 25 to 35 mph with gusts…Read more »

High Wind Warning and Wind Advisory Issued For the Area

High Wind Warning and Wind Advisory Issued For the Area

…HIGH WIND WARNING IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT TO 6 AM CST THURSDAY… . ..WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM THURSDAY TO NOON CST FRIDAY… For the High Wind Warning, northwest winds 25 to 35 mph with gusts up to 60 mph expected. For the Wind Advisory, northwest winds 25 to 35 mph with…Read more »

Lancaster County Treasurer’s Office Now Taking DMV Appointments

Lancaster County Treasurer’s Office Now Taking DMV Appointments

You can now schedule appointments for Motor Vehicle Title and Registration transactions at the 625 N 46th St.location. “Responding to feedback asking for the ability to schedule an appointment for motor vehicle and title transactions, “No Wait Inside” software has been implemented and appointments are now being accepted,” said Treasurer Rachel Garver. “We believe this…Read more »

Multiple Street Closures in Lincoln Begin Wednesday and Thursday

Multiple Street Closures in Lincoln Begin Wednesday and Thursday

Several projects begin this week that will require temporary street closures. The schedule is as follows: Wednesday, January 13, from 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. – Yankee Hill Road between South 40th and South 56th streets will be closed for utility work. Wednesday, January 13, from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. – A northbound lane…Read more »

81 Lab-Confirmed COVID-19 Cases Sunday – No Deaths

81 Lab-Confirmed COVID-19 Cases Sunday – No Deaths

The Lincoln-Lancaster County Health Department (LLCHD) reported Sunday 81 lab-confirmed cases of COVID-19 have been reported in the County bringing the community total to 24,280. The total number of deaths in the community remains at 171. Visit COVID19.lincoln.ne.gov to access a dashboard that summarizes Lancaster County COVID-19 data. The COVID-19 Risk Dial is in the red position…Read more »

3-Overnight Drive-By Shootings in Lincoln

3-Overnight Drive-By Shootings in Lincoln

Lincoln Police are investigating 3 separate drive-by shootings overnight.  The first happened around 9:50 pm in the 1700 block of South Street.  The second was reported in the 4300 block of Baldwin and the third was in the 100 block of North 27th Street around 11:45 pm. LPD Captain Ben Kopsa told KLIN News shell…Read more »

509 Lab-Confirmed COVID-19 Cases in Lancaster County Over Holiday Weekend

509 Lab-Confirmed COVID-19 Cases in Lancaster County Over Holiday Weekend

The Lincoln-Lancaster County Health Department (LLCHD) announced 158 lab-confirmed cases of COVID-19 Sunday in Lancaster County. Friday and Saturday lab-confirmed cases totaled 351 bringing the holiday weekend total to 509 cases. The total number of cases in the community since the pandemic began is 23,163. The number of deaths in the community remains at 153.…Read more »

Dense Fog Advisory Sun 9 PM – Mon 6 AM

Dense Fog Advisory Sun 9 PM – Mon 6 AM

..DENSE FOG ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 9 PM SUNDAY EVENING TO 6 AM CST MONDAY… Visibility is forecast at one quarter mile or less in dense fog across portions of east central, northeast and southeast Nebraska and west central Iowa. Hazardous driving conditions are possible due to low visibility. If driving, slow down, use your…Read more »

Dense Fog Advisory Saturday Evening through Sunday Midday

Dense Fog Advisory Saturday Evening through Sunday Midday

…DENSE FOG ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM SATURDAY UNTIL NOON CST SUNDAY… Visibility of one quarter mile or less in dense fog is possible across portions of east central, northeast and southeast Nebraska and southwest and west central Iowa from 6 PM Saturday until noon CST Sunday. Hazardous driving conditions are likely due to…Read more »