Teen Injured In Hunting Accident

Lancaster County Sheriff’s deputies were called to an area at 176th and Havelock around 6 p.m. on Thursday, January 14th to investigate a hunting accident. Deputies learned that an 18 year old man was hunting with a 41 year old man.  The 41 year old was putting a high powered deer rifle away in the…read more »

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Father Booked For Felony Child Abuse

Lincoln Police were called to a hospital on Thursday, January 14th at 12:30 p.m. to investigate a potential child abuse report.   A staff told police that a 3 month old child was brought to the hospital by her mother. The mother stated she returned home and found the baby had a head injury after being…read more »

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LPD Warns Of False Cruiser Reports Near 35th and A

On January 14th around 6:30 am, a police supervisor received a call from a citizen reporting a police cruiser driving erratic around 35th and A Street on January 8th around midnight. The citizen described the cruiser as a white and black van with the word ‘Police’ on the vehicle.  The vehicle was flashing the high…read more »

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20 City Crews Treating Streets As of 5 a.m.

City crews are treating streets today. City operations:  Twenty crews continue patrolling arterial streets, bus and school routes applying granular salt pre-wet with brine. Services other than emergency response may be temporarily suspended in the event that visibility becomes too poor for vehicle operators to safely perform their duties. Treatment strategies can be rendered ineffective…read more »


1 Additional COVID-19 Death Reported in Lancaster County

The Lincoln-Lancaster County Health Department (LLCHD) announced Thursday one more resident has died from COVID-19.  The death was a man in his 50s who was hospitalized. The total number of deaths in Lancaster County is now 178. LLCHD reports 177 lab-confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Lancaster County today, bringing the community total to 24,882. Visit…read more »