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State penitentiary in Lincoln 'most troubled'
The Nebraska State Penitentiary is the most troubled prison in the Nebraska Corrections system, with a huge staffing problem, a legislative committee was told Friday."They need help desperately," said Doug Koebernick, the Nebraska Inspector General for Corrections.And they aren't getting the financi
Police: Man shot and killed in north Lincoln
A 42-year-old man was shot in the chest and died Thursday night in north Lincoln, police say.Police and rescue workers found Stacy Talbot at 14th and Judson streets around 8:30 p.m. after someone reported seeing a man apparently jump from a moving vehicle, Lincoln Police Chief Jeff Bliemeister told
'He was a loved person': As family grieves, police continue north Lincoln shooting probe
As family grieved, police worked Friday to piece together what happened before a 42-year-old Lincoln man ended up in the street with a fatal gunshot wound to his chest Thursday night in north Lincoln's Belmont neighborhood.Stacy Talbot died at a Lincoln hospital at 9:16 p.m., despite rescue workers'
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Man found dead on Lincoln street; foul play suspected
LINCOLN, Neb. (WOWT) -- Lincoln Police are investigating the death of a man whose body was found in the street near 14th and Judson Thursday night. The cause of death has yet to be released but authorities say foul play was involved. Officers were called to the location around 8:30 p.m. They found t
Man shot in chest who appeared to have jump from moving car in north Lincoln dies - Nebraska Radio Network
A 42-year-old has died after he had been shot in the chest and apparently jumped out of a moving car in north Lincoln Thursday evening.Lincoln Police Chief Jeff Bliemeister identifies the victim as Stacy Talbot.Bliemeister says someone reported to police they saw a man jump from a moving vehicle nea
Woman burned when propane tank explodes near Lincoln
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) - Authorities say a woman was injured when a propane tank exploded at her mobile home near Lincoln.The blast occurred around 7 a.m. Friday at the property, which sits about 2 miles (3 kilometers) southwest of Lincoln city limits.
Lincoln Police investigate suspicious death
As the vehicle continued and nearby officers responded to help, a second vehicle, police said is also connected to the death investigation, was spotted near Antelope Valley and O. Officers stopped the second vehicle near 23rd and Vine. Three occupants inside were taken in for questioning.
State cross country: After several setbacks, Lincoln East gets its state championship
Lincoln East's Jenna Muma, in second place, puts distance between the rest of the field at Class A state cross country meet Friday at the Kearney Country Club. Muma finished second to help the Spartans win the team title.
Man dies in Lincoln Thursday night after being shot in the chest
A 42-year-old man was shot and killed in Lincoln on Thursday night, police said.Stacy Talbot died of a gunshot wound to the chest.Police and fire personnel were called to the 3400 block of N. 14th Street shortly before 8:30 p.m. Thursday night on a report that a man had jumped out of a moving vehicl
Rusty's Forecast - Mild, Sunny and Windy Weekend
Northwest winds will continue to decrease this evening making way for another beautiful night. We'll fall into the 60s pretty quickly near sunset then continue to cool all night. Lows will drop into the mid 40s by Saturday morning.We'll have sunny skies the entire day Saturday but we are expecting i
Ex-Lincoln businessman indicted in Nebraska on fraud counts
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A former Lincoln businessman who moved to Houston, where he was charged by the Securities and Exchange Commission for an alleged Ponzi scheme, has now been indicted on federal charges in Nebraska.
Lincoln woman pulled over for DUI, cited for violating hand gun permit
LINCOLN, NEBA Lincoln woman was cited after she was pulled over for suspected drunk driving, and a handgun was observed in her glove box.
Overnight garage fire in Lincoln
LINCOLN, Neb. (KOLN) -Lincoln Fire and Rescue are investigating a fire overnight at a home near 52nd and Holdrege.Fire crews were called to a detached garage fire just after 11:30 p.m. Wednesday.When they arrived, they were able to put the fire on the side of the garage out within minutes. LFR said
New K9 Training Facility Open
Captain Danny Reitan said, "In their career as a service dog team, they are continuing to build on those skills, and become more proficient at the work, and that's the training that they do every week is working on that proficiency training, introducing news tasks, new ways for them to operate as a
Burglar slips into unlocked central Lincoln home
A burglar took a purse, prescription pills and a medical bag from a central Lincoln home late Wednesday night after entering the home through an unlocked door, a police department spokeswoman said.Around 11:30 p.m., a resident inside a home in the 1000 block of South 33rd Street heard the bells on h
Couple arrested, infant placed in emergency custody after deputies find heroin, meth in stop outside Lincoln
The deputy saw thousands of empty bundles used to package heroin dosages inside the car of Kyle Valastine and Kaylin Wilson, who had their 9-month-old baby with them, he said.
Fly Fitness expanding to southeast Lincoln
Fly | A Fitness Revolution will be opening a second location in southeast Lincoln next month.The fitness studio's new location will open Nov. 18 at 5025 Lindberg St., Suite 200, which is near 84th Street and GlynOaks Road.
$600 worth of cigarettes stolen from Lincoln gas station
LPD said on Oct. 16, shortly before 4 a.m., officers responded to Parkway Phillips 66 near 48th and Normal Blvd. on a burglary alarm.
One in custody after fleeing traffic stop
Lincoln police took one person into custody on Thursday morning after they fled a traffic stop.Lincoln police took one person into custody on Thursday morning after they fled a traffic stop.Officers stopped the vehicle near 18 & B Streets around 12:50 a.m.There were three men in the car and the vehi