Lincoln Libraries To Provide Secure Ballot Boxes For General Election

Mayor Leirion Gaylor Baird and Lancaster County Election Commissioner Dave Shively today urged voters to cast their ballots early for the November 3 general election.  The addition of ballot boxes at all eight Lincoln City Libraries locations will increase the number of ballot drop-off locations in the County to 11. The locked ballot boxes will…read more »

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Theft Suspect Booked for Resisting Arrest And On Drug Charges

A Lincoln man is facing charges after a theft at Casey’s at 13th and # around 10 a.m. Wednesday, September 23rd.  An employee told police that a man had taken a phone charging cord valued at $12.99.  Officers viewed video surveillance and saw the individual take the court and were able to get a description.…read more »

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Suspect In Vehicle Break-In Spree Located At Hall Of Justice For Court Date

Lincoln Police were called to Westminster Church around 10 a.m. Wednesday 23rd to investigation several car break-ins.  Police talked with two witnesses who stated they saw a man, later identified as 54 year old Logan Johnson, walking away from a vehicle that had its windows broken out and the alarm was going off.  The witness…read more »

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Stolen Public Works SUV Collides With StarTran Bus

An arrest is made in the theft of a Lincoln Public Works SUV just before 12:30 p.m. Wednesday, September 23rd.  The worker was near South 10th and N street and had left the 2007 Chevrolet Equinox in the westbound turn lane and was conducting official business on the other side of the street.  He turned…read more »

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ICYMI: Special Prosecutor In Gardner Case Releases Evidence Of Events Leading Up To Shooting

A special prosecutor says a white Nebraska bar owner who killed himself after being charged with manslaughter for fatally shooting a man during May protests had been waiting to “ambush” people who were breaking into businesses. Special Prosecutor Frederick Franklin on Wednesday detailed more of the evidence against Jake Gardner. Gardner killed himself Sunday, days…read more »