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Protesters grieve Moore's execution at afternoon rally | Journal Star
Journal Star | August 15, 2018
Dreary skies provided a fitting backdrop for death penalty protesters Tuesday evening, hours following the execution of Carey Dean Moore.
Victim's sons at prison for execution: 'Let's let everyone rest in peace' | Journal Star
Journal Star | August 15, 2018
The sons of Maynard Helgeland, who traveled to Lincoln in memory of their father on Tuesday when the state executed his killer, left shortly after to return to their homes in South Dakota.
LPD Handling Reported Stabbing, BB Gun Drive-By Cases | KFOR FM 103.3 1240 AM
KFOR FM 103.3 1240 AM | August 15, 2018
It’s turning out to be a busy Wednesday for Lincoln Police, after two overnight cases […] The post LPD Handling Reported Stabbing, BB Gun Drive-By Cases appeared first on KFOR FM 103.3 1240 AM.
What You Need To Know About Nebraska Football Fan Day | KFOR FM 103.3 1240 AM
KFOR FM 103.3 1240 AM | August 15, 2018
Fans are encouraged to come to Memorial Stadium on Saturday night to meet the 2018 […] The post What You Need To Know About Nebraska Football Fan Day appeared first on KFOR FM 103.3 1240 AM.
HUSKER VOLLEYBALL: Foecke, Maloney On Pre-Season Conference Team, Nebraska Picked First In Big Ten | KFOR FM 103.3 1240 AM
KFOR FM 103.3 1240 AM | August 15, 2018
LINCOLN–(NU Sports Information)–Nebraska volleyball senior co-captains Mikaela Foecke and Kenzie Maloney were named to the […] The post HUSKER VOLLEYBALL: Foecke, Maloney On Pre-Season Conference Team, Nebraska Picked First In Big Ten appeared first on KFOR FM 103.3 1240 AM.
HUSKER FOOTBALL: Defensive Depth Chart Starting to Take Shape | KFOR FM 103.3 1240 AM
KFOR FM 103.3 1240 AM | August 15, 2018
The Nebraska football team practiced for just over two hours on Tuesday inside the Hawks […] The post HUSKER FOOTBALL: Defensive Depth Chart Starting to Take Shape appeared first on KFOR FM 103.3 1240 AM.
Another priest removed as Lincoln Diocese responds to allegations | Journal Star
Journal Star | August 14, 2018
The Lincoln Diocese has removed another priest — and accepted the resignation of yet another — as it investigates the latest in a series of sexual misconduct and abuse allegations rattling the Catholic community.
Largest-ever gift to help fund nearly $50M Bryan renovation project | Journal Star
Journal Star | August 14, 2018
Bryan Health is planning a nearly $50 million renovation project at Bryan East Campus with the help of the largest private gift in its 82-year history.
Fundraiser to benefit Native American community leader fighting cancer | Journal Star
Journal Star | August 14, 2018
A fundraiser will be held Saturday for a local Native American community leader who is battling cancer.
String Of Overnight Robberies, Carjacking Under Investigation | KFOR FM 103.3 1240 AM
KFOR FM 103.3 1240 AM | August 14, 2018
Lincoln Police have taken four more suspects into custody and recovered a gun Tuesday morning […] The post String Of Overnight Robberies, Carjacking Under Investigation appeared first on KFOR FM 103.3 1240 AM.
Nebraska Carries Out Execution | KLIN-AM
KLIN-AM | August 14, 2018
Nebraska has carried out its first execution since 1997 with the lethal injection of Carey Dean Moore, who fatally shot two cab drivers almost four decades ago. Moore was executed Tuesday with a combination of four drugs that had never been used before in an execution in the United States, including...
Convicted Killer Moore Executed By Lethal Injection | KFOR FM 103.3 1240 AM
KFOR FM 103.3 1240 AM | August 14, 2018
Nebraska has carried out its first execution since 1997 with the lethal injection of Carey […] The post Convicted Killer Moore Executed By Lethal Injection appeared first on KFOR FM 103.3 1240 AM.
Boyfriend of Jessica Brandon Was Arrested On Drug-Related Charges | KLIN-AM
KLIN-AM | August 14, 2018
  The boyfriend of murder victim Jessica Brandon is arrested on drug-related charges. Police Chief Jeff Bliemeister says today that their main focus continues to be on finding the suspects who shot Jessica Brandon inside her residence that she shared with her boyfriend Michael Robertson. Police...
Cindy Lange-Kubick: A jillion in dog years, a 101st birthday showered by cards | Journal Star
Journal Star | August 13, 2018
The old man got behind the wheel of his paint-faded Mercury on the first Friday morning in August.
A plan to pigeon-proof plaza at Pinnacle Bank Arena | Journal Star
Journal Star | August 13, 2018
The thousands of spikes installed on the ledges and light poles beneath the Pinnacle Bank Arena’s north plaza didn’t deter the pigeons.
LPD Arrests Two More People In Burglary At Frost Home | KFOR FM 103.3 1240 AM
KFOR FM 103.3 1240 AM | August 13, 2018
Two more arrests have been made in the burglary of Nebraska football coach Scott Frost’s […] The post LPD Arrests Two More People In Burglary At Frost Home appeared first on KFOR FM 103.3 1240 AM.
Few Additional Details In Sunday Morning’s Shooting Near Downtown Lincoln | KFOR FM 103.3 1240 AM
KFOR FM 103.3 1240 AM | August 13, 2018
Some new information regarding the Sunday morning shooting near 17th and “E”, but the investigation […] The post Few Additional Details In Sunday Morning’s Shooting Near Downtown Lincoln appeared first on KFOR FM 103.3 1240 AM.
German Drug Company Is Not Appealing Execution Drug Ruling to U.S. Supreme Court | KLIN-AM
KLIN-AM | August 13, 2018
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) – The Latest on Nebraska preparing for its first execution since 1997 (all times local): 12:35 p.m. A German pharmaceutical company says it won’t ask the U.S. Supreme Court to intervene after losing an appeal in a case that threatened to block Nebraska from carrying ou...
Man Killed In Work Site Accident | KFOR FM 103.3 1240 AM
KFOR FM 103.3 1240 AM | August 13, 2018
A work site accident Monday morning at a northeast Lincoln materials recycling facility left one […] The post Man Killed In Work Site Accident appeared first on KFOR FM 103.3 1240 AM.
Weekend Shooting Injures 1; Police Looking for Suspect | KLIN-AM
KLIN-AM | August 13, 2018
A woman was shot in the leg over the weekend, and Lincoln police are asking for the public’s help finding who did it. Lincoln Police say officers were called to the 1700 block of E street around 2 a.m Sunday on reports of a person with a gunshot wound. When officers arrived the found, the [...
Drug Maker’s Latest Appeal To Stop Moore Execution Rejected | KFOR FM 103.3 1240 AM
KFOR FM 103.3 1240 AM | August 13, 2018
A federal appeals court has rejected a German pharmaceutical manufacturer’s attempt to prevent Nebraska from […] The post Drug Maker’s Latest Appeal To Stop Moore Execution Rejected appeared first on KFOR FM 103.3 1240 AM.
ACLU Asks for Execution Delay.  Governor Says The State Is Ready | KFOR FM 103.3 1240 AM
KFOR FM 103.3 1240 AM | August 13, 2018
The American Civil Liberties Union of Nebraska is asking the state Supreme Court to delay […] The post ACLU Asks for Execution Delay. Governor Says The State Is Ready appeared first on KFOR FM 103.3 1240 AM.
Proposed Study To Test Selling Omaha Water to Lincoln | KLIN-AM
KLIN-AM | August 13, 2018
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) – A new study aims to test the possibility of a utility corporation selling some of Omaha’s excess water to Lincoln. Metropolitan Utilities District officials say the plan could save money for residents and businesses in both cities. The Omaha World-Herald reports that...
We’re Getting New Ornaments! | KFOR FM 103.3 1240 AM
KFOR FM 103.3 1240 AM | August 13, 2018
Artists from all corners of the state are being asked and encouraged to submit proposals […] The post We’re Getting New Ornaments! appeared first on KFOR FM 103.3 1240 AM.
Homicide Victim’s Boyfriend Arrested For Drugs | KFOR FM 103.3 1240 AM
KFOR FM 103.3 1240 AM | August 13, 2018
A Lincoln woman was shot and killed during an attempted robbery on July 31, and […] The post Homicide Victim’s Boyfriend Arrested For Drugs appeared first on KFOR FM 103.3 1240 AM.
Guns Missing From Elderly Man’s Home | KFOR FM 103.3 1240 AM
KFOR FM 103.3 1240 AM | August 13, 2018
Several guns are missing from a man’s northeast Lincoln home, police said on Monday morning. […] The post Guns Missing From Elderly Man’s Home appeared first on KFOR FM 103.3 1240 AM.
Journal Star | August 13, 2018
The only Washington, D.C. area team having a worse year than the Baltimore Orioles, an awful 35-79 on Aug. 9, is big food’s biggest, richest lobbying arm, the Grocery Manufacturers Association, or the GMA.
Fundraising event sends participants down the side of Cornhusker hotel | Journal Star
Journal Star | August 12, 2018
When you’re staring over the side of a building from 100 feet up, you need some kind of motivation to rappel over the edge. For Jerry TeKolste, that push was beating his wife Kristi.
'We can't sit back anymore' — Lincoln diocese named in allegations | Journal Star
Journal Star | August 12, 2018
It’s been a turbulent month so far for Lincoln’s Catholic leaders, who are facing fire for their mishandling of three priests accused of sexual assault, moral misconduct and an inappropriate relationship with an altar server.
Lincoln teen is Miss Nebraska Sr. Sweetheart | Journal Star
Journal Star | August 12, 2018
Abigail Rosenthal of Lincoln won the title of Miss Nebraska Senior Sweetheart at the Midwest National Teenager Scholarship competition in Omaha in July. She will represent Nebraska in November at the national competition in Baltimore.
Chris Sayre to perform at Friendship Force meeting | Journal Star
Journal Star | August 12, 2018
The Friendship Force of Lincoln will feature folk singer and musician Chris Sayre at its annual meeting Sunday, Aug. 19. Sayre, a native of Lincoln, is self-taught on over a dozen instruments. An accomplished singer, composer and instrumentalist, he will…
Newest Nebraska Supreme Court Justice Freudenberg enrobed by family | Journal Star
Journal Star | August 12, 2018
John R. Freudenberg was enrobed as the newest Nebraska Supreme Court justice Friday, and to mark the occasion and prepare him for his appointment, colleague and county court judge Russell W. Harford offered him an unusual gift: a packet of…
New Lincoln baseball, softball training facility to celebrate grand opening | Journal Star
Journal Star | August 12, 2018
Lincoln’s newest baseball and softball training facility will celebrate its grand opening Saturday in southwest Lincoln.
Woman Shot Early Sunday Morning Near Downtown Lincoln | KFOR FM 103.3 1240 AM
KFOR FM 103.3 1240 AM | August 12, 2018
Lincoln Police are investigating a shooting early Sunday morning near 17th and “E”, after a […] The post Woman Shot Early Sunday Morning Near Downtown Lincoln appeared first on KFOR FM 103.3 1240 AM.
Local Contractor Attacks Labor Shortage | KFOR FM 103.3 1240 AM
KFOR FM 103.3 1240 AM | August 12, 2018
A major Lincoln Construction Company has decided it’s not going to let the current skilled […] The post Local Contractor Attacks Labor Shortage appeared first on KFOR FM 103.3 1240 AM.
Officers Involved in Fatal Shelter Shooting ID’d | KFOR FM 103.3 1240 AM
KFOR FM 103.3 1240 AM | August 12, 2018
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) – Omaha police have released the names of the officers involved in […] The post Officers Involved in Fatal Shelter Shooting ID’d appeared first on KFOR FM 103.3 1240 AM.
New Leadership at UNMC Announced | KFOR FM 103.3 1240 AM
KFOR FM 103.3 1240 AM | August 12, 2018
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) – The board of directors of Nebraska Medicine has named a new […] The post New Leadership at UNMC Announced appeared first on KFOR FM 103.3 1240 AM.
Health Alert Remains at Rockford Lake SE of Beatrice | KFOR FM 103.3 1240 AM
KFOR FM 103.3 1240 AM | August 12, 2018
BEATRICE, Neb. (AP) – Nebraska health officials say Rockford Lake southeast of Beatrice remains on […] The post Health Alert Remains at Rockford Lake SE of Beatrice appeared first on KFOR FM 103.3 1240 AM.
Nebraska Inmate Seeks New Evidence to Clear Name in Killings | KFOR FM 103.3 1240 AM
KFOR FM 103.3 1240 AM | August 12, 2018
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) – A man convicted of a 1988 double slaying in Nebraska is […] The post Nebraska Inmate Seeks New Evidence to Clear Name in Killings appeared first on KFOR FM 103.3 1240 AM.
2-Alarm Fire At Bethany Neighborhood Apartment Building | KFOR FM 103.3 1240 AM
KFOR FM 103.3 1240 AM | August 12, 2018
What caused a 2-alarm fire early Sunday at a northeast Lincoln apartment building remains under […] The post 2-Alarm Fire At Bethany Neighborhood Apartment Building appeared first on KFOR FM 103.3 1240 AM.
North Lincoln Mobile Home Fire Displaces Family | KFOR FM 103.3 1240 AM
KFOR FM 103.3 1240 AM | August 12, 2018
An electrical fire displaced a family from their home in North Lincoln Saturday evening. Lincoln […] The post North Lincoln Mobile Home Fire Displaces Family appeared first on KFOR FM 103.3 1240 AM.
Journal Star | August 12, 2018
Tabitha Meals on Wheels are delivered to people who cannot prepare their own meals for health-related reasons. The basic menu, listed below, includes bread, margarine and milk. To order meals, get more information or volunteer, call Tabitha Meals on Wheels,…
Bentgrass to replace blue grass at Ager Golf Course | Journal Star
Journal Star | August 10, 2018
The Ager Learning Golf Course will replace the fairway blue grass with creeping bentgrass in an experimental program with the University of Nebraska-Lincoln turfgrass program.
180 Year Sentence Is Affirmed by Nebraska Supreme Court | KLIN-AM
KLIN-AM | August 10, 2018
The Nebraska Supreme Court affirmed the conviction and 180 year sentence of Anthony swindle who forced a young woman and a 15 year old minor into sex acts for money. The state’s high court clarifies that one doesn’t need to know the victim is a minor to be convicted of sex trafficking a ...
Nebraska Is Able To Proceed With Execution | KLIN-AM
KLIN-AM | August 10, 2018
A federal judge is allowing Nebraska to proceed with the state’s first-ever lethal injection despite a pharmaceutical company’s lawsuit that claims the state illicitly obtained its drugs. U.S. District Judge Richard Kopf on Friday denied the German company’s request to temporarily ...
Ground Broken For Outdoor Living And Learning Center | KFOR FM 103.3 1240 AM
KFOR FM 103.3 1240 AM | August 10, 2018
Mayor Chris Beutler and community partners broke ground Friday for the first ever Streets Alive! […] The post Ground Broken For Outdoor Living And Learning Center appeared first on KFOR FM 103.3 1240 AM.
Nebraska Corrections Director Says State Can’t Purchase Lethal Injection Drugs Again | KLIN-AM
KLIN-AM | August 10, 2018
  Nebraska’s prisons director says delaying a longtime death-row inmate’s execution would likely prevent the state from ever carrying out the sentence. Corrections Director Scott Frakes says in a sworn statement that officials can’t purchase any more of the necessary lethal in...
Judge Allows Execution To Go Forward | KFOR FM 103.3 1240 AM
KFOR FM 103.3 1240 AM | August 10, 2018
A federal judge is allowing Nebraska to proceed with the state’s first-ever lethal injection despite […] The post Judge Allows Execution To Go Forward appeared first on KFOR FM 103.3 1240 AM.
Judge Nullifies Subpoena Aimed At Nebraska Corrections Head | KLIN-AM
KLIN-AM | August 10, 2018
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) – A Nebraska judge has voided a subpoena issued by lawmakers to force the state corrections director to testify in a public hearing about his department’s lethal injection protocol. Lancaster County District Judge Lori Maret ruled against members of the LegislatureR...
Judge Keeps Drug Info Under Wraps | KFOR FM 103.3 1240 AM
KFOR FM 103.3 1240 AM | August 10, 2018
A Lancaster County District judge has thrown out a subpoena issued by a committee of […] The post Judge Keeps Drug Info Under Wraps appeared first on KFOR FM 103.3 1240 AM.