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Lincoln Police identifies victims involved in weekend shooting

LINCOLN, Neb. (KLKN) – Lincoln Police have identified the two victims involved in a weekend shooting near 30th and P Streets. Patricio Urias, 42, and Zachariah Palomo, 26, were found dead inside of a home on Sunday. Another man who had been shot at the same house, 19-year-old Jose...
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Victims identified in shooting deaths near 30th and P Streets

LINCOLN, Neb. (KOLN) - The Lincoln Police Department released the names of the victims of the May 22 shooting near 30th and P Streets. The victims have been identified as 42-year-old Patricio Urias and 26-year-old Zachariah Palomo. At around 2:20 a.m. on May 22, officers responded to the area of...
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Omaha, Lincoln among top 30 places to live in the country

OMAHA, Neb. — Omaha and Lincoln are both in the top 30 best places to live in the country,according to U.S. News. Omaha squeaked in at No. 29. The site said rent prices are slightly lower than the national average. But it also said Nebraska is one of the most expensive states to own a car.

Carry the Load passes through Lincoln to spread Memorial Day message

LINCOLN, Neb. (KOLN) - A group known as Carry the Load is passing through Lincoln on Tuesday with flags, memories and a message to honor fallen first responders and military members. This group is one of five relays headed to Texas leading up to a Memorial Day Rally, founded to...

2 dead, 1 injured in early morning Lincoln shooting

LINCOLN, Neb. — The Lincoln Police Department is investigating the shooting death of two men and the injury of a third victim. LPD says two men were found inside a residence near 30th and P streets about 2:20 Sunday morning. Officers say the attempted life saving measures on the...

Huskers pick up another transfer, receiver Marcus Washington

OMAHA, Neb. (WOWT) - The Huskers continue to add to the roster, Marcus Washington who already has a relationship with new Huskers quarterback Casey Thompson is transferring in from Texas. He was a teammate with Casey in Austin and will be again here. Washington scored two touchdowns last year for the Longhorns, he’s a tall deep threat at 6-foot-2. He was a four-star recruit out of high school.

Two Dead, One Wounded In Early Morning Shooting In Central Lincoln

LINCOLN—(KFOR May 22)—Lincoln Police are investigating a reported shooting from early Sunday morning, where two people were found dead and another wounded in a central Lincoln neighborhood. According to LPD’s social media accounts, a man called 911 around 2:20am from the area of 30th and “P”. Officers showed...

Nebraska football tabs Taylor McDaniel as new director of recruiting

Nebraska football senior director of player personnel Vince Guinta spoke in April about two "key" openings on the Huskers' recruiting staff. It appears one of those spots has been filled. Taylor McDaniel announced on social media Tuesday that she is the Huskers' new director of recruiting. Most recently, McDaniel was the on-campus recruiting director at Kansas State, and before that, she held the same role at Tennessee. ...

Flags to fly at half-staff in honor of Texas school shooting victims

LINCOLN, Neb. (KLKN) – Gov. Pete Ricketts announced Tuesday that state flags will fly at half-staff in remembrance of the victims who died in a shooting at a Texas elementary school. The announcement was made in accordance with a proclamation from the White House, a press release says. Flags...

Nebraska Mothers Against Drunk Driving honors law enforcement at ceremony

LINCOLN, Neb. (KLKN) – Nebraska’s Mothers Against Drunk Driving organization held an awards ceremony honoring law enforcement officers on Tuesday. Before the awards were handed out, the organization invited retired Oklahoma Sheriff John Whetsel to speak. He has the unique perspective of not only being a law enforcement...

Breaking: Nebraska Football Lands Transfer From Alabama

Another day, another transfer added for Nebraska football. The Huskers landed another major addition from the transfer portal on Sunday. Former Alabama four-star prospect Stephon Wynn Jr. announced his commitment to Nebraska. Wynn Jr., a former four-star defensive line recruit, is the 14th player the Huskers have added out of...
North Platte Telegraph

Ogallala in 8th place at Scotts Bluff

William Mullin shot a 4-under 68 at Scotts Bluff Country Club to lead Class B. The Omaha Skutt senior leads Mount Michael Benedictine’s Jacob Geortz by two. With four golfers in the Top 15 and three in the Top 9, Norris holds a three-shot team lead over Skutt after the opening round.

More rain through midweek; Heat and humidity arrive for holiday weekend

A steady, soaking rain continues to fall over southeast Nebraska. Rain remains in the forecast through Thursday morning. After that, heat and humidity builds in to the region for the holiday weekend. Rainfall amounts range from a few hundredths of an inch to over 1″ in the Channel 8 viewing...
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SHDHD requests COVID funds for community health initiatives

ROSELAND, Neb. (KSNB) - The South Heartland District Health Department has long serviced the counties of Adams, Clay, Nuckolls and Webster. SHDHD has requested a small portion of the communities ARPA funds (3.7%) to support local community health initiatives. They want to expand behavioral health services as well as develop a Mobile Public Health Services Unit.