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Stabbing Friday Night Turns Deadly In Alleyway Near Central Lincoln Convenience Store

LINCOLN–(KFOR July 1)–Lincoln Police are investigating a deadly stabbing reported just before 9pm Friday in the alleyway near a central Lincoln convenience store. Police were called to the 1300 block of North 27th Street about a man that was stabbed. The caller heard yelling and went towards the area where the victim was found with serious injuries. The victim, a 26-year-old Lincoln man, was found with an obvious stab wound, according to a news release from LPD to KFOR News. Life-saving measures were attempted by officers, but the victim had succumbed to his injuries.
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Man dies after stabbing in Lincoln alley

LINCOLN, Neb. (KLKN) — A 26-year-old Lincoln man was stabbed to death Friday night in an alley near 27th and Dudley Streets, police say. The stabbing was reported just before 9 p.m. by someone who heard yelling and found the man wounded, according to police. When officers arrived, they...
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Lincoln Police looking for suspect in deadly stabbing

LINCOLN, Neb. (KOLN) - Lincoln police said a man was stabbed to death Friday night and officers are still looking for the suspect. Police said the stabbing happened in an alley near A’s Stop & Shop convenience store on 27th & Dudley Streets. A person called 911 shortly before 9 p.m. after hearing two men fighting and discovered a man wounded.
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Clallam 3 Fire crew stops huge shop blaze from spreading to house

AGNEW – Clallam 3 firefighters battled a blaze Thursday afternoon and were able to confine it to two outbuildings and keep it from spreading to the house. The initial call, which came in just before 4:00pm, was from a person unfamiliar with the area and gave them multiple incorrect locations, saying there was a brush fire in Carlsborg. 911 Dispatchers were able to get information from additional callers and update crew that the fire actually involved a vehicle, a structure and a field fire on Percival Road in Agnew.

Lincoln man killed after tree falls on house he was in

(Lincoln, NE) -- Lincoln Police identify the man killed when a tree fell on the house he was in. The Lincoln Police Department says around 1:00 Thursday afternoon, Lincoln Fire and Rescue along with Lincoln Police were called to the 2700 block of Manse Avenue on a report of a structure collapse. Police say arriving emergency personnel found a large tree branch had broken from a tree, falling onto the roof and brick chimney of a residence.

It’s a bird, it’s a plane and no, that’s not a new bike trail in the middle of I-80

LINCOLN — No, that unusual-looking, 22-mile-long strip of fresh asphalt in the middle of the Interstate 80 median west of Lincoln is not a new bicycle trail. State transportation officials have been getting calls in recent weeks asking about “the new bike trail,” a strip of asphalt about three feet wide, recently laid down in […] The post It’s a bird, it’s a plane and no, that’s not a new bike trail in the middle of I-80 appeared first on Nebraska Examiner.
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One person killed when tree falls on house in south Lincoln

LINCOLN, Neb. (KOLN) - Emergency crews are on the scene after a tree fell on a home in south Lincoln. A reporter on the scene from news partner 1011 Now heard officials telling bystanders one person was killed when a tree fell on the home near 27th and Manse Avenue. It is unclear how the tree fell. However, initial dispatch reports indicated it caused the home’s chimney to collapse into the home.
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‘Act of nature’: Man killed when tree falls on house in Nebraska

LINCOLN, Neb. (KOLN/Gray News) - Emergency crews were on the scene for hours Thursday after a tree fell on a home in south Lincoln, killing one person. Lincoln Fire and Rescue said a tree fell on the house, hit part of the chimney, which fell through the roof, and struck a person inside.

Lincoln Correctional Facility Inmate Missing after Work Assignment

(Lincoln, NE) -- An inmate is missing from Community Corrections Center - Lincoln. 23-year-old Seth Straub left the facility Friday morning for a work assignment and didn't return. Straub started his three to five year sentence on April 6th, 2021 on a theft charge. He had a tentative release date on July 19th, 2023.

Flood Wins Special Election To Finish Fortenberry's Term

Nebraska state Sen. Mike Flood has won a special election to replace former U.S. Rep. Jeff Fortenberry, a fellow Republican who was sentenced to two years of probation earlier in the day for a conviction on charges that he lied to federal agents. Flood beat Democratic state Sen. Patty Pansing Brooks in the state’s Republican-leaning 1st District, which includes Lincoln and dozens of smaller towns in eastern Nebraska. Flood, a former speaker of the Nebraska Legislature, will serve the rest of what would have been Fortenberry’s ninth term. He’ll be a strong favorite to win a new term in November, when he faces Pansing Brooks again in the general election.

Nebraska’s only sandstone cave is hidden near downtown Lincoln

LINCOLN, Neb. (KLKN) – Robber’s Cave is tucked away off Highway 2 in Lincoln, just south of Van Dorn Street, with stories from years past etched all around. While descending the stairs into Robber’s Cave, visitors can feel the history thick in the air, but there’s more than meets the eye.

Former Nebraska player Allen signs Summer League deal with Nuggets

(Denver) -- Former Nebraska guard Teddy Allen has signed a Summer League contract with the NBA's Denver Nuggets. Allen, who played high school basketball at Boys Town, played for Nebraska in the 2020-21 season. Allen’s college career also featured stops at West Virginia, Wichita State, Western Nebraska Community College and New Mexico State.

Inmate missing from Community Corrections Center-Lincoln

LINCOLN, Neb. (KLKN) – Authorities say an inmate is missing from the Community Corrections Center-Lincoln. Seth Straub failed to return to the facility after he left for an approved work assignment in the community. Straub began his sentence of three to five years on April 6. He is serving...

Update: One Dead in Structure Collapse

Update: LPD confirms to KLIN News that one person is dead following the collapse of a home at 27th and Manse Avenue. Names have not been released. KLIN News will provide that information when it becomes available. Lincoln Fire and Rescue responded to a structural collapse near 27th and Manse...

Nebraska Department of Transportation installing new medians

LINCOLN, Neb. (KOLN) - There have been more than 140 accidents in a 20 mile stretch on I-80 just west of Lincoln in five years, so the Nebraska Department of Transportation is trying to curb that number with a new pilot program. NDOT is installing cable median barriers from Pleasantdale...