Lincoln Feb 24 Weekly Crime Report: 841 Incidents and 33 Crime StoriesNebraska Bulletins21 HOURS AGO
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Several taken to hospital after Lincoln crash
LINCOLN, Neb. (KLKN) — Multiple people were injured Friday night in a crash in Lincoln, police said. The crash happened about 8:30 p.m. at 21st and O streets. Several people were hospitalized, but none of the injuries were life-threatening, according to the Lincoln Police Department. The details of what...
Lincoln Feb 24 Weekly Crime Report: 841 Incidents and 33 Crime Stories
Lincoln Feb 24 Weekly Crime Report: 841 Incidents and 33 Crime Stories. During the last week, the place of Lincoln experienced a total of 841 reported crime cases. The most prevalent crime was disturbance, with 208 cases, followed by other types of crimes at 173 cases. Theft was the third most common crime, with 136 reported incidents, while suspicious situations accounted for 81 cases. Arrests were made in 57 instances, and there were 47 reported cases of assault. Trespassing and vandalism were also significant, with 44 and 40 cases respectively. Domestic related crimes and burglary were lesser in occurrence with 29 and 13 cases respectively. It's important to note that high severity crimes such as shooting and robbery were relatively rare, with only 2 and 1 cases reported respectively. These statistics indicate an urgent need for increased vigilance and proactive measures to ensure the safety of the people in Lincoln.
How to watch Nebraska Cornhuskers vs. Minnesota Golden Gophers: TV channel, NCAA Basketball live stream info, start time
Online streaming: fuboTV (Try for free. Regional restrictions may apply.) Minnesota has enjoyed a two-game homestand but will soon have to dust off their road jerseys. They and the Nebraska Cornhuskers will face off in a Big Ten battle at 6:30 p.m. ET on Sunday at Pinnacle Bank Arena. Expect the scorekeeper to be kept busy: if their previous games are any indication, the two teams will really light up the scoreboard.
Lincoln woman sentenced for involvement in methamphetamine conspiracy
LINCOLN, Neb. (WOWT) - A Lincoln woman was sentenced in federal court Friday for her involvement in a meth distribution ring. Louise Polyansky, 33, was sentenced to 87 months in federal prison, followed by four years of supervised release. There is no parole in the federal system. Beginning around November...
Three takeaways and a question from Nebraska women’s basketball win over Minnesota
Nebraska women’s basketball was back in action on Saturday, Feb. 24 against Minnesota at Pinnacle Bank Arena. It was senior night in Lincoln, and the Huskers were not disappointed coming away with a dominant 70-51 win. Nebraska lost to the Golden Gophers on the road earlier in the season, but the Huskers got the last laugh in this game.
Lincoln's Mexican Food Scene: The Top 5 Restaurants You Can't Miss
In this article, we're exploring five top-notch Mexican restaurants in Lincoln. Have you had the opportunity to dine at any of these places yet? We'd love to hear your thoughts and experiences, so feel free to drop a comment below!
Lincoln woman charged with murder receives second mental competency evaluation
LINCOLN, Neb. — A Lincoln woman charged with fatally hitting two men with her car has been ordered to undergo a second competency evaluation. Taylor Bradley, 24, is charged in Lancaster County District Court with two counts of first-degree murder, three counts of use of a weapon to commit a felony and one count of attempted first-degree murder.
‘We need that support’: Black business owners gather in Lincoln to showcase their work
LINCOLN, Neb. (KLKN) – George Turner, the owner of Good Vibez, said his business is a family-friendly open mic group but to make it a success he needs people to support his small business year-round. He was one of more than a dozen local businesses that came together on...
A Taste of Lincoln: The 4 Noodle Dishes That Will Change Your Life
In this article, we explore four distinctive noodle spots in Lincoln. Have you had the chance to savor any of these yet? If you have, we'd love to hear your thoughts in the comments section below.
Find your treasures at the flea market in Lincoln this weekend
LINCOLN, Neb. (KLKN) – People in Lincoln shopped local at the 22nd annual Winterfest Flea Market, Antique and Junk Festival. Two hundred vendors gathered at the Sandhills Global Event Center Saturday, from across the region, to sell things like trading cards, jewelry, books, mini toy cars, and tractors. Douglas...
Meet the Husker Super Fan and his super fans
LINCOLN, Neb. (Flatwater Free Press) - Maybe you hear him first. That voice echoing through the arena, pausing for the refrain, fist in the air. Maybe you spot him first. Scanning the crowd at a basketball game. At a tennis meet. At gymnastics. At wrestling. At baseball. Swimming. Soccer. A Saturday softball doubleheader.
LFR responds to chimney fire in central Lincoln
LINCOLN, Neb. (KOLN) - Lincoln Fire and Rescue responded to a chimney fire in central Lincoln Saturday evening. Crews were called to the fire near South 31st Street and Jackson Drive just before 7 p.m. Acting Battalion Chief Jon Reed said smoke detectors in the home alerted the homeowner to...
Nebraska's best high school wrestlers: Meet the state's top lightweights
State medals appearances in the state title match, gold medals and multiple-time gold medalists make up SBLive’s list of the best lightweight wrestlers in Nebraska (106-132 pounds). The list is in alphabetical order and includes, in most cases, comments from the player’s coach. If you feel ...
Controversial Debate: Ashley Scoggin Files Lawsuit Against Nebraska Regarding Relationship with Coach
ESPN - 02/19/2024 07:52:24 PM. The recent lawsuit filed by former Nebraska women's basketball player, Ashley Scoggin, against the university, coach Amy Williams, athletic director Trev Alberts, and ex-associate head coach Chuck Love has sparked a heated debate. Scoggin alleges that the university failed to act appropriately when her sexual relationship with Love became public. She accuses them of an abuse of power and seeks damages for the violation of her civil rights. The university, on the other hand, intends to defend against the allegations.
11th annual Team Jack Gala sold out Saturday event, auction
LINCOLN, Neb. (KLKN) – Hundreds gathered tonight for the 11th annual Team Jack Gala at the Lincoln Marriott Cornhusker Hotel to raise money and awareness for pediatric brain cancer. The foundation sold every item tonight from their live and silent auctions to help raise money for treatment and research.
Toughness Key as Huskers Host Minnesota
Nebraska men’s basketball will look to stay unbeaten at home when the Huskers host Minnesota on Sunday in front of a sold-out Pinnacle Bank Arena. Tip-off is set for 5:31 p.m. CT and the game will be televised on Big Ten Network with Kevin Kugler and Jess Settles on the call.
Protesters voice rising concerns over Woods Park tennis court expansion
LINCOLN, Neb. (KOLN) - Spring is on the horizon and a local group is working towards preserving the greenery of Woods Park in Lincoln. Woods Park: Keep it Green met Saturday afternoon to protest the expansion of tennis courts in Woods Park near 33rd and J streets. The proposed expansion...
Lincoln man arrested for evading deputies in damaged car and on foot
LINCOLN, Neb. — A Lincoln man is behind bars after fleeing officers in a vehicle with a shredded tire before running into a field. Hunter Tucker, 22, is charged in Lancaster County Court with resisting arrest. According to an arrest affidavit, around 3:30 p.m. Wednesday, a Lancaster County Sheriff’s...
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Nebraska cruises to 70-51 win on Senior Day in Lincoln
Robbery Early Friday In Downtown Lincoln Under Investigation
LINCOLN–(KFOR Feb. 23)–Police are investigating a robbery that happened early Friday morning in downtown Lincoln. LPD Captain Duane Winkler tells KFOR News it happened around 12:45am in the area of 10th and “M” Streets, where the victim reported that an unknown person walked up to them, asked for a cigarette.