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Overnight Residential Robbery

One person was injured in an overnight residential robbery. The incident took place at an apartment in the 4600 block of Prescott. Shortly after 1030pm, the four people in the apartment answered a knock on the door when several people forced their way in. Two of the intruders displayed handguns and another had a metal…read more »


Police Arrest Fourth Person In Lincoln Shooting Death

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) – A fourth person has been arrested in the shooting death of a man in Lincoln. Authorities say 18-year-old Anthony Young III was taken into custody Thursday. Court records say he’s charged with being an accessory to a felony. Online court records don’t list the name of an attorney who could comment…read more »

Ruth Thone Dies At 86

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) – The wife of former Nebraska Gov. Charley Thone has died less than two months after his death. Kerry Fangman with Roper & Sons said Friday that Ruth Thone died Thursday in Lincoln at the age of 86. Charley Thone, who also served in Congress, died March 7. She was a supporter…read more »


Homeowner Injured In August House Explosion Dies

The house explosion that rocked Lincoln neighborhoods last August has claimed the life of a homeowner injured in the explosion, eight months after it happened. Police released a statement this morning saying 66-year-old Jimmy Jasa succumbed to injuries while in hospital care Wednesday. Jasa’s wife, Jeane did Aug 24th of last year from her injuries…read more »


Governor Touts Japanese Investments With Visiting Delegation

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) – Gov. Pete Ricketts is touting Japanese investments in Nebraska with a business delegation that is visiting the state to attend Berkshire Hathaway’s annual shareholder meeting. Ricketts met Thursday with executives from the Toyota Motor Corporation, Canon Marketing Japan, Kawasaki Heavy Industries and Mitsubishi Heavy Industries America. The visit comes amid tensions…read more »


Husker volleyball releases full 2018 schedule

The Nebraska volleyball team will play 19 regular-season home matches and will open the 2018 season at home against Florida in a rematch of the 2017 NCAA Championship match. The defending national champion Huskers will play all ten non-conference matches in the state of Nebraska, while 19 regular-season home matches are NU’s most since volleyball…read more »