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Firearm stolen in Lincoln located after crash in Western Nebraska

LINCOLN, Neb. - A gun taken from an unlocked vehicle in Lincoln was located after two juveniles crashed a stolen vehicle in Western Nebraska on Monday. Lincoln Police said a 21-year-old man reported he left his 2017 Ford truck unlocked in the 1400 Block of Indigo road on Sunday evening, and his .38

1011NOW.COM - 2018-01-16 17:09:00

LPD: Surveillance video nearly doubles chance of catching criminals

LINCOLN, Neb. - Lincoln Police said the department is seeing an increase in the amount of video footage it's processing for violent crimes. LPD handled 1,177 video cases in 2017, up from 815 in 2016, and because of this officers say they're backlogged. Mark Whitehead is the President of Whitehead

1011NOW.COM - 2018-01-17 02:29:00

LPS Cancels School - News, Weather and Sports for Lincoln, NE; KLKNTV.com

Flu cases rise in LincolnFlu cases rise in LincolnFlu cases rise in Lincoln Fever, chills, body aches, and fatigue are all symptoms of the flu, but they're not the only ones you should be on the lookout for according to doctors. More >> Fever, chills, body aches, and fatigue are all symptoms of the

KLKNTV.COM - 2018-01-16 05:08:00

Parolee gets more prison time for 7-hour standoff near Lincoln Airport

A 49-year-old man who got into a seven-hour standoff with Lincoln police after threatening someone with a gun while on parole last June got more prison time Tuesday. Lancaster County District Judge Susan Strong sentenced Ricardo C. Jackson to 14 to 19 years in prison for terroristic threats and poss

LINCOLN JOURNAL STAR - 2018-01-17 00:00:00

Ricketts backs bill to raise speed limits on I-80, highways

LINCOLN (AP) - Gov. Pete Ricketts is backing a bill that would raise the speed limit on parts of Interstate 80 and other state highways. The bill introduced Tuesday would allow the Nebraska Department of Transportation to increase the limits to 80 mph on sections of I-80, up from the current 75 mph.

OMAHA.COM - 2018-01-16 17:40:00

SCC releases names of Beatrice Campus students who graduated in most recent quarters

BEATRICE -- Southeast Community College in Nebraska has released the names of students who graduated with degrees, diplomas or certificates following the 2017 Summer and Fall quarters on the Beatrice Campus. Graduates from the York area include: Sandra S Bristol of Waco, Diploma in Practical Nursing

YORK NEWS-TIMES - 2018-01-17 06:00:00

LPD searching for driver of stolen vehicle

LINCOLN, Neb. (KOLN) - Lincoln Police are searching for a man who ran from officers and may be armed with a handgun. Police told 10/11 the man ran from officers at the Waterbrook Apartments near N. 27th and N. Hill Road around 2 a.m. Tuesday. The man is described as 5'11", around 200 lbs and balding

1011NOW.COM - 2018-01-16 11:50:00

Lincoln families find indoor fun on this cold day off school

Sub zero temperatures this morning didn't keep Lincoln's students home, but they did stay indoors at the Lincoln Children's Museum and the Movie Theater. Janna Cooley and her family chose the museum to keep warm. "My husband is a school teacher so we had nothing else to do and we have four ambitiou

KLKNTV.COM - 2018-01-17 02:21:00

Crystal Lake man charged after marijuana, cannabis plants found in bedroom

A Crystal Lake man is facing drug charges after dried marijuana and cannabis plants were found during a search of his home Monday in the northwest suburb. Officers were called about 8:40 p.m. to the home in the first block of East Crystal Lake Avenue for a domestic complaint, according to Crystal La

CHICAGO SUN-TIMES - 2018-01-16 23:37:00

Police: Tire deflation device used to end chase, arrest gang members in Boone County

BELVIDERE - Police say two gang members from Elgin were arrested Sunday after they led police on a chase that ended shortly after the use of a tire deflation device disabled the stolen vehicle they were driving. The Boone County Sheriff's Department announced the arrests on Tuesday in a news release

ROCKFORD REGISTER-STAR - 2018-01-17 00:17:05

Coroner IDs 2 Killed In Weekend Crash: UPDATE

Two children in one of the vehicles were not wearing their seat belts at the time of the crash and were seriously injured. MCHENRY COUNTY, IL - The McHenry County Coroner has identified the man and woman killed Sunday in a head-on crash on Route 47 near Hebron. The driver of a 2005 Chevrolet Impala

PATCH - 2018-01-16 17:10:49

It's a Special Date Night at the Crystal Lake Park District Dadd

Girls, ages 4-10 years and their dads should get ready to Limbo the night away! Get your hula skirts and your best guy for a night of dinner, dancing and crafts. Dads, don't forget to wear your Hawaiian shirts! Add even more fun by registering for the Luau Keepsake Class! Girls will be making a pic

PATCH - 2018-01-16 16:28:11

Palatine, Arlington Heights Death Notices: Week Of Jan. 15

Visitation will be from 8:30 to 9:45 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 20, at Smith-Corcoran Funeral Home, 6150 N. Cicero Ave., Chicago, followed by a Mass at 10 a.m. at Queen of All Saints Basilica. Interment will be at St. Boniface Cemetery. Arthur G. "Joe" Erdmann, 92 Born: July 3, 1925 Died: January 13, 2018

PATCH - 2018-01-17 03:00:43

Woman Steals $2,000 In Merchandise, Returns To Same Store

CHICAGO (CBS) - A woman caught on camera, who appears to steal thousands of dollars worth of clothing from a north suburban store, returned to the scene of the crime. According to Libertyville Police, Sherry Hana entered Charles & Minerva Boutique in November. Surveillance video shows Hana rolling u

CBSLOCAL.COM - 2018-01-16 17:07:14

TRAFFIC ALERT: Avoid Northbound Route 31 Following Crash

CRYSTAL LAKE, IL - Drivers in Crystal Lake are going to want to avoid northbound Route 31 north of Three Oaks Road this morning. A car crash resulted in damage to a pole and utility crews are at the scene replacing the damaged pole, according to an alert sent by the Crystal Lake Police Department Tu

PATCH - 2018-01-16 16:11:59

Business owner gets probation in pot grow case

The owner of a now-shuttered Brookfield hydroponic gardening store, who after a raid on his home last April was charged with growing and manufacturing cannabis, was sentenced to 24 months' probation after pleading guilty to a lesser charge on Jan. 5 at a hearing before Judge Geary Kull at the Maybro


UPDATED 1 A.M. WEDNESDAY: Hazardous road conditions continue into Wednesday morning

Snow and icy roads have covered most of the area, as predicted. Travel is considered extremely hazardous in much of central Alabama. Tallapoosa County sheriff's officials have advised against travel on all county roads, extending south and into Macon County; and the Dadeville Police chief declared a

OPELIKA-AUBURN NEWS - 2018-01-16 16:32:00

Opelika police trying to ID suspect in Troy Bank & Trust robbery

Using images from security cameras, Opelika Police Department is trying to identify one of the suspects at the scene of a Jan. 11 robbery at the Troy Bank & Trust , 2701 Frederick Road, suite 101. Anyone who may recognize the suspect or has any information on the crime should call the Opelika Police

LEDGER-ENQUIRER - 2018-01-17 02:42:00

Updated: Weather prompts school closings Wednesday

Chambers County Schools and Lanett City Schools will be closed Wednesday due to winter weather, according to a posting on Lanett's Facebook page. Glenwood School will be closed Wednesday. All after school activities are cancelled as well. A decision about Thursday will be made Wednesday afternoon. U

OPELIKA-AUBURN NEWS - 2018-01-16 17:34:00

Alabama state Rep. George Bandy of Opelika dies

State Rep. George Bandy of Opelika, who had represented an east Alabama district since 1994, died this morning in a Macon, Ga., hospital. Bandy was 72. House spokesman Clay Redden announced the death in a press release. No other information was available. Bandy, a Democrat, represented House Distric

AL.COM - 2018-01-16 17:02:21