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Man In Custody After Early Morning SWAT Standoff

A man is in police custody after barricading himself inside his home on 1900 block of Hartman Rd with his two small children early this morning. Officer Angela Sands says police recieved a report around 3:30 A.M. of a women worried her 1 and 3 year old children might be in danger after she recieved a drunken phone…read more »

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JPA Testimony Tonight at Lincoln City Council

Tonight, The Lincoln City Council is set to hear testimony on two separate proposals intended to fund additional school resource officers in Lincoln Middle schools and bolster funding for community learning center programs. Mayor Chris Beutler’s proposal to create a joint public agency that would levy property taxes is drawing heavy criticism from conservative members…read more »


UPDATE: I80 Back Open

The National Weather Service has issued a Dust Storm Warning for our area until 6pm and a Wind Advisory until 7pm. The Nebraska State Patrol reports I-80 is back open after being shut down for several hours due to multiple vehicle injury accidents between the Seward and York exits. Today saw the second closing of…read more »

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29-Car Pile Up on I80 Claims Victim

Authorities say one person has died after a dust storm triggered a 29-vehicle accident along an interstate in eastern Nebraska. The Nebraska State Patrol says visibility was reduced to nearly zero Sunday as dust blew in from farm fields along Interstate 80 near York. The patrol says the conditions caused a chain-reaction crash that injured…read more »

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Wanted Man Lodged After Being Hit With Police Cruiser

A man wanted on several warrants was apprehended Friday after colliding with and being partly run over by responding police cruiser. The Police Department says it was informed by the U.S Marshall Service 28-year old, a Lincoln resident,  Laval Yankton Jr,. was living in a residence in the 1500 block of S 21st Street. Police…read more »

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Nebraska State Patrol Blames Dust And Wind For 20 Car Wreck on I-80

Dusty conditions are being blamed for a large crash on I-80 that closed down a portion of the highway Sunday afternoon. The Nebraska State Patrols says fifteen people had to be taken to a hospital following the approximately 20 car-crash that occurred around 5:15 P.M. yesterday. NSP spokesman, Cody Thomas, says the crash was primarily…read more »