2-21-18 Pipping

Police Looking For Suspects After Yet Another Copper Pipe Burglary

Police are looking for suspects after a real-estate agent reported a home she  was scheduled to show on the 4200 block of Touzalin Ave had been broken into, its copper piping gone. Police Officer Angela Sands says someone had entered the home and forcibly removed faucets from the kitchen and shower. Copper piping had also been…read more »


Williams named Coach of the Year Semifinalist

Nebraska women’s basketball coach Amy Williams was named a semifinalist for the Werner Ladder Naismith Women’s Basketball Coach of the Year award on Wednesday. The award is presented by the Atlanta Tipoff Club. Williams was the only coach from the Big Ten Conference to make the list of ten semifinalists. The other candidates include UConn’s…read more »

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Huskers overcome slow start, put Hoosiers away late

  By Tommy Rezac LINCOLN – Both teams started slow, but it was Nebraska (21-9, 12-5 Big Ten) that proved to be the more efficient team down the stretch, outlasting Indiana 66-57 on Tuesday night at Pinnacle Bank Arena in front of 15,177 fans. The first half was sluggish, with both teams combining for 16…read more »

2-20-18-apartment fire

Apartment Fire Damages Kitchen Unit

Lincoln Fire Fighters quickly put out a fire in an apartment near 56th and Highway 2 Tuesday afternoon.  The fire was contained to a kitchen unit in the complex. No one was injured.  The cause is under investigation.read more »


Huskers’ reliever Palkert out for the season

Junior Robbie Palkert will miss the remainder of the 2018 season, according to Nebraska baseball coach Darin Erstad, who made the announcement to the media before practice on Tuesday. Palkert, a right-handed reliever, threw the final three innings in Nebraska’s season-opening 8-3 win over UC Riverside on Friday to earn the save. Palkert came back…read more »