City Seeks Hundreds of Seasonal Workers

The City of Lincoln is now accepting applications for hundreds of seasonal full- and part-time jobs, including street construction, parks, pools, day camps and golf courses. To take a look at the available seasonal positions, visit jobs.lincoln.ne.gov and select “Seasonal Opportunities” from the menu bar. Seasonal positions will remain posted until filled. Those interested in seasonal and…read more »

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Nebraska Personal Property Return and Schedule Due On or Before May 3, 2021

The Nebraska Department of Revenue, Property Assessment Division, reminds owners of personal property that the Nebraska Personal Property Return and Schedule must be filed on or before May 1 with the county assessor where the personal property is located. Since May 1, 2021 falls on a Saturday in 2021, the Nebraska Personal Property Return and Schedules must…read more »

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DHHS Investigating Case Of Blood Clots After Vaccine

The Department of Health and Human Services and Douglas County Health Department are aware of an individual who experienced a significant medical event  involving thromboembolic occurrence (blood clots) two weeks after receiving the Johnson & Johnson/Janssen Pharmaceuticals COVID-19 vaccine and received treatment at the Nebraska Medicine. The individual is in their late 40s. Any significant…read more »

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Immigrant Lawsuit Dismissed Following Settlement

Following a settlement agreement, a Nebraska federal court on March 19 dismissed a lawsuit filed by 13 migrant farmworkers from South Texas who spent the summer of 2017 detasseling corn in Nebraska. The farmworkers worked in Nebraska for roughly four weeks. They sued two defendants they alleged were their employers: Monsanto Co. and Gulf Citrus…read more »

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Woman in Prison Fights for Abortion Care

The ACLU of Nebraska filed a federal civil rights lawsuit on Friday seeking emergency action on behalf of a woman at the Nebraska Correctional Center for Women. They claim state government officials are blocking the woman from accessing abortion care. The lawsuit (download here) argues the officials’ policy violates the woman’s constitutional right to access abortion.…read more »

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Two Arrests On Drug And Weapons Charges

The Lincoln Lancaster County Task Force saw a vehicle make several traffic violations at 12th and F Street around 8:30 p.m. on Wednesday, April 7th.  The vehicle parked and investigators tried to speak with the driver and passenger.  24 year old Austin Harrington got out of the passenger side of the vehicle and ran from…read more »