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Lincoln pastor with ties to Billy Graham: 'He ran his race faithfully and finished very well' | Journal Star Lincoln pastor with ties to Billy Graham: 'He ran his race faithfully and finished very well'
A Lincoln pastor whose father wrote a hymn played on the Rev. Billy Graham's televised revivals remembered the famed Christian preacher as an inspiration.
Journal Star | February 22, 2018
Winter weather advisory issued for Thursday | Journal Star Winter weather advisory issued for Thursday
A winter weather advisory covers a large section of the central United States, including Lincoln, as a storm system moves into the area on Thursday.
Journal Star | February 22, 2018
Police Looking For Suspects After Yet Another Copper Pipe Burglary | KLIN-AM Police Looking For Suspects After Yet Another Copper Pipe Burglary
Police are looking for suspects after a real-estate agent reported a home she  was scheduled to show on the 4200 block of Touzalin Ave had been broken into, its copper piping gone. Police Officer Angela Sands says someone had entered the home and forcibly removed faucets from the kitchen and shower. Copper piping had also been […]
KLIN-AM | February 21, 2018
Lincoln Southwest High School Student Lodged For Bringing Realistic BB Gun To School | KLIN-AM Lincoln Southwest High School Student Lodged For Bringing Realistic BB Gun To School
A student of at Lincoln Southwest High School was lodged at the Lancaster County Youth Services Center yesterday after staff  contacted police about him bringing a realistic-looking BB Gun to school. Lincoln Police Officer Angela Sands says the 15-year-old was hiding the BB gun in his waistband, and showing it off to other students. One of the […]
KLIN-AM | February 21, 2018
Williams named Coach of the Year Semifinalist | KLIN-AM Williams named Coach of the Year Semifinalist
Nebraska women’s basketball coach Amy Williams was named a semifinalist for the Werner Ladder Naismith Women’s Basketball Coach of the Year award on Wednesday. The award is presented by the Atlanta Tipoff Club. Williams was the only coach from the Big Ten Conference to make the list of ten semifinalists. The other candidates include UConn’s […]
KLIN-AM | February 21, 2018
Huskers overcome slow start, put Hoosiers away late | KLIN-AM Huskers overcome slow start, put Hoosiers away late
  By Tommy Rezac LINCOLN – Both teams started slow, but it was Nebraska (21-9, 12-5 Big Ten) that proved to be the more efficient team down the stretch, outlasting Indiana 66-57 on Tuesday night at Pinnacle Bank Arena in front of 15,177 fans. The first half was sluggish, with both teams combining for 16 […]
KLIN-AM | February 21, 2018
A Democratic Gubernatorial Candidate Challenges the Legality of the Krist’s Campaign for Governor | KLIN-AM A Democratic Gubernatorial Candidate Challenges the Legality of the Krist’s Campaign for Governor
A challenger for the governorship is questioning the legality of State Senator Bob Krist’s change in party affiliation, thus his candidacy for governor. Tyler Davis, also running as a Democrat for the governorship, tells KLIN’s Coby Mach on Drive Time Lincoln he is filing an objection with Nebraska’s Secretary of State, claiming Senator Krist missed […]
KLIN-AM | February 21, 2018
Long Time Democrat Party Volunteer Runs For County Treasurer | KFOR FM 103.3 1240 AM Long Time Democrat Party Volunteer Runs For County Treasurer
Rachel Garver is running for Lancaster County Treasurer.  The following is a prepared released: “I […] The post Long Time Democrat Party Volunteer Runs For County Treasurer appeared first on KFOR FM 103.3 1240 AM.
KFOR FM 103.3 1240 AM | February 21, 2018
Terroristic Threat Closes Plattsmouth School | KFOR FM 103.3 1240 AM Terroristic Threat Closes Plattsmouth School
A threat against Plattsmouth High School led officials to cancel classes Wednesday.  KFOR NEWS confirming with […] The post Terroristic Threat Closes Plattsmouth School appeared first on KFOR FM 103.3 1240 AM.
KFOR FM 103.3 1240 AM | February 21, 2018
January Fatalities in NE | KFOR FM 103.3 1240 AM January Fatalities in NE
14 people were killed on Nebraska roads last month.  A dozen crashes produced those 14 […] The post January Fatalities in NE appeared first on KFOR FM 103.3 1240 AM.
KFOR FM 103.3 1240 AM | February 20, 2018
Firefighter Out of the Hospital | KFOR FM 103.3 1240 AM Firefighter Out of the Hospital
A Lincoln firefighter is out of the hospital after getting injured while helping put out […] The post Firefighter Out of the Hospital appeared first on KFOR FM 103.3 1240 AM.
KFOR FM 103.3 1240 AM | February 20, 2018
Nebraska Property Tax Bill Likely Stuck In Committee | KLIN-AM Nebraska Property Tax Bill Likely Stuck In Committee
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) – A measure designed to reduce Nebraska property tax bills appears to be stuck in a legislative committee as its supporters focus on a ballot petition drive. The Revenue Committee considered the proposal during an executive session Tuesday but did not bring it up for a vote. Sen. Jim Smith of Papillion, […]
KLIN-AM | February 20, 2018
Huskers, Watson aim for quick turn around against Hoosiers | KLIN-AM Huskers, Watson aim for quick turn around against Hoosiers
  The Nebraska men’s basketball team (20-9, 11-5 Big Ten) will close out the regular season this week with two big games at Pinnacle Bank Arena. The first of those two is tonight. Nebraska will host Indiana at 8 p.m. The Hoosiers have been on a roll, winning their last four games in a row. […]
KLIN-AM | February 20, 2018
Four People Killed In I-80 Collision | KFOR FM 103.3 1240 AM Four People Killed In I-80 Collision
UTICA-(AP)-Authorities say four people have died in a collision between a pickup truck and a […] The post Four People Killed In I-80 Collision appeared first on KFOR FM 103.3 1240 AM.
KFOR FM 103.3 1240 AM | February 20, 2018
Class A Boys Basketball District Pairings Are Out | KFOR FM 103.3 1240 AM Class A Boys Basketball District Pairings Are Out
The Nebraska School Activities Association has released pairings for the Class A boys basketball districts, […] The post Class A Boys Basketball District Pairings Are Out appeared first on KFOR FM 103.3 1240 AM.
KFOR FM 103.3 1240 AM | February 20, 2018
Keystone Opponents Seek Details on Pipeline’s Approval by Trump | KFOR FM 103.3 1240 AM Keystone Opponents Seek Details on Pipeline’s Approval by Trump
BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) – Opponents of the Keystone XL oil pipeline from Canada are asking […] The post Keystone Opponents Seek Details on Pipeline’s Approval by Trump appeared first on KFOR FM 103.3 1240 AM.
KFOR FM 103.3 1240 AM | February 20, 2018
Fischer Receives Endorsement From Nebraska Farm Bureau In Re-Election Bid | KFOR FM 103.3 1240 AM Fischer Receives Endorsement From Nebraska Farm Bureau In Re-Election Bid
LINCOLN-(Press Release)–U.S. Senator Deb Fischer (R-Neb.) and the Nebraska Farm Bureau on Tuesday announced at […] The post Fischer Receives Endorsement From Nebraska Farm Bureau In Re-Election Bid appeared first on KFOR FM 103.3 1240 AM.
KFOR FM 103.3 1240 AM | February 20, 2018
Apartment Fire Damages Kitchen Unit | KLIN-AM Apartment Fire Damages Kitchen Unit
Lincoln Fire Fighters quickly put out a fire in an apartment near 56th and Highway 2 Tuesday afternoon.  The fire was contained to a kitchen unit in the complex. No one was injured.  The cause is under investigation.
KLIN-AM | February 20, 2018
Huskers’ reliever Palkert out for the season | KLIN-AM Huskers’ reliever Palkert out for the season
Junior Robbie Palkert will miss the remainder of the 2018 season, according to Nebraska baseball coach Darin Erstad, who made the announcement to the media before practice on Tuesday. Palkert, a right-handed reliever, threw the final three innings in Nebraska’s season-opening 8-3 win over UC Riverside on Friday to earn the save. Palkert came back […]
KLIN-AM | February 20, 2018
2 Alarm Fire At Southeast Lincoln Apartment Complex | KFOR FM 103.3 1240 AM 2 Alarm Fire At Southeast Lincoln Apartment Complex
Lincoln Fire Fighters were called to the Shady Creek Apartments at 5540 Shady Creek Lane, […] The post 2 Alarm Fire At Southeast Lincoln Apartment Complex appeared first on KFOR FM 103.3 1240 AM.
KFOR FM 103.3 1240 AM | February 20, 2018
Nebraska Bill To Prevent Tax Increase Clears Key Hurdle | KLIN-AM Nebraska Bill To Prevent Tax Increase Clears Key Hurdle
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) – A bill designed to prevent federal tax changes from triggering a tax increase in Nebraska has cleared a key hurdle in the Legislature. Members of the Revenue Committee voted 7-0 on Tuesday to advance the measure for debate in the full Legislature. Nebraska taxpayers could end up paying more to the […]
KLIN-AM | February 20, 2018
Conversation Banning Bump Stocks | KFOR FM 103.3 1240 AM Conversation Banning Bump Stocks
City Council chair, Roy Christensen, talks about banning bump stocks during a conversation Tuesday afternoon […] The post Conversation Banning Bump Stocks appeared first on KFOR FM 103.3 1240 AM.
KFOR FM 103.3 1240 AM | February 20, 2018
Speed, ice blamed for I-80 crash that killed 4 Coloradans in York County | Journal Star Speed, ice blamed for I-80 crash that killed 4 Coloradans in York County
Four Colorado residents died in a crash on Interstate 80 east of York early Tuesday as drivers navigated slippery conditions following an overnight storm.
Journal Star | February 20, 2018
Raffle of AR-15 rifle snares Lincoln youth trap shooting club in gun control debate | Journal Star Raffle of AR-15 rifle snares Lincoln youth trap shooting club in gun control debate
Lincoln Public Schools has asked the Lincoln Northeast Trap Club to remove social media references to its raffle of an AR-15 — the kind of weapon used to kill 17 people and injure scores of others at a Florida school…
Journal Star | February 20, 2018
Winter weather advisory issued for Lincoln area overnight | Journal Star Winter weather advisory issued for Lincoln area overnight
The National Weather Service has issued a winter weather advisory for eastern Nebraska starting overnight Monday.
Journal Star | February 20, 2018
Black’s Career-High 28 Pushes Illinois Past Nebraska | KFOR FM 103.3 1240 AM Black’s Career-High 28 Pushes Illinois Past Nebraska
CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) – Leron Black scored a career-high 28 points and snagged seven rebounds, […] The post Black’s Career-High 28 Pushes Illinois Past Nebraska appeared first on KFOR FM 103.3 1240 AM.
KFOR FM 103.3 1240 AM | February 19, 2018
A Wild Party While the Parents Are Out of Town | KLIN-AM A Wild Party While the Parents Are Out of Town
Up to 200 mostly teenagers showed up for a party put on in southeast Lincoln by a 17 year old, whose parents were out of town at the time. Officer Angela Sands says a responding officer was injured in a scuffle with a fleeing 17 year old with beer cans in his pocket. He caused […]
KLIN-AM | February 19, 2018
Terminal Building Fire: LFR Crews Finish Off Blaze | KLIN-AM Terminal Building Fire: LFR Crews Finish Off Blaze
Lincoln Fire and Rescue crews are cleaning a 4-Alarm Fire at the historic Terminal Building on the 900 block of O Street this morning. A fire-fighter was injured at the scene but is expected to be O.K. LFR Captain Katy Brown says it will be a while before inspectors will be able to asses the […]
KLIN-AM | February 19, 2018
Illini snap Huskers’ winning streak, NCAA tournament hopes take a hit | KLIN-AM Illini snap Huskers’ winning streak, NCAA tournament hopes take a hit
  The Nebraska men’s basketball team’s NCAA tournament hopes took a hit on Sunday, as the Huskers (20-9, 11-5 Big Ten) fell to Illinois 72-66 at the State Farm Center, putting a stop to their six-game winning streak. “A really disappointing night,” Nebraska coach Tim Miles said during a post game interview on the Husker […]
KLIN-AM | February 19, 2018
Huskers take three games on opening weekend for best start in seven years | KLIN-AM Huskers take three games on opening weekend for best start in seven years
The Nebraska baseball team opened its season by winning three of its first four games after a 5-3 victory over Washington State at Tempe Diablo Stadium on Sunday afternoon. The Huskers start the season at 3-1, which is the best start since 2011 and the best start ever under head coach Darin Erstad. “First weekend, […]
KLIN-AM | February 19, 2018
Three-Alarm Fire Damages Eighth-Floor Of Terminal Building | KFOR FM 103.3 1240 AM Three-Alarm Fire Damages Eighth-Floor Of Terminal Building
  TERMINAL BUILDING3 ALARM FIRE@LincFireRescue9th -10th / O St – N St is blockedTraffic will […] The post Three-Alarm Fire Damages Eighth-Floor Of Terminal Building appeared first on KFOR FM 103.3 1240 AM.
KFOR FM 103.3 1240 AM | February 19, 2018
Wild Party Involves Assault On Officer, Car Crashing Into Tree | KFOR FM 103.3 1240 AM Wild Party Involves Assault On Officer, Car Crashing Into Tree
Often times, when you mix alcohol and teenagers the end result is never good. A […] The post Wild Party Involves Assault On Officer, Car Crashing Into Tree appeared first on KFOR FM 103.3 1240 AM.
KFOR FM 103.3 1240 AM | February 19, 2018
Police Investigate Shots Fired At Citizenship and Immigration Services Building | KLIN-AM Police Investigate Shots Fired At Citizenship and Immigration Services Building
Lincoln Police are investigating shots fired outside the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services building in northwest Lincoln. A security guard reported hearing the shots overnight. Officers found six shell casings on the street. Surveillance video shows a light-colored sedan driving in the area .
KLIN-AM | February 19, 2018
Nearly 1,700 south Lincoln homes affected by Sunday power outage | Journal Star Nearly 1,700 south Lincoln homes affected by Sunday power outage
About 1,697 homes were affected by a power outage in south Lincoln Sunday afternoon, according to Lincoln Electric Systems.
Journal Star | February 19, 2018
Warm and windy on Sunday; freezing drizzle possible on Monday | Journal Star Warm and windy on Sunday; freezing drizzle possible on Monday
Don't be fooled by Sunday's spring-like conditions, with temperatures in Lincoln pushing toward 60 degrees with strong south winds.
Journal Star | February 19, 2018
Chief Standing Bear maquettes moving around town | Journal Star Chief Standing Bear maquettes moving around town
If you’ve been around town lately, chances are you’ve seen 2- and 3-foot bronze maquettes – miniature likenesses of the 10-foot Chief Standing Bear sculpture that was unveiled last October at Centennial Mall.
Journal Star | February 19, 2018
Police: Man stabbed in the head at north Lincoln home | Journal Star Police: Man stabbed in the head at north Lincoln home
A 45-year-old man was stabbed in the head at a north Lincoln home Friday night, police say.
Journal Star | February 18, 2018
Fewer candidate names to appear on Lancaster County primary ballot | Journal Star Fewer candidate names to appear on Lancaster County primary ballot
Lancaster County has 11 county offices up for election in 2018. But you won’t be able to tell from the May primary ballot.
Journal Star | February 18, 2018
Harley-powered hearse to give bikers their final ride | Journal Star Harley-powered hearse to give bikers their final ride
The funeral home is offering motorcycle rides now — $400 for a one-way ticket.
Journal Star | February 18, 2018
Greathouse and Lightner recognized for decades of dedication to building Nebraska trails | Journal Star Greathouse and Lightner recognized for decades of dedication to building Nebraska trails
Two life-long visionaries who were instrumental in building some of Nebraska’s most treasured pathways were named Rails-to-Trails Conservancy’s (RTC’s) 2017 Doppelt Family Rail-Trail Champions.
Journal Star | February 18, 2018
Girls become the new face of Boy Scouts of America | Journal Star Girls become the new face of Boy Scouts of America
The four second-grade girls looked at each other Friday evening in the Schoo Middle School auditorium, confused, because their Cub Scouts badges were pinned upside-down. Could it be a mistake?
Journal Star | February 18, 2018
Power Knocked Out To Some LES Customers In South Lincoln | KFOR FM 103.3 1240 AM Power Knocked Out To Some LES Customers In South Lincoln
Close to 1,700 customers had power knocked out, due to a large tree limb that […] The post Power Knocked Out To Some LES Customers In South Lincoln appeared first on KFOR FM 103.3 1240 AM.
KFOR FM 103.3 1240 AM | February 18, 2018
Lincoln Hoops Scoreboard for Friday 2-16 | KFOR FM 103.3 1240 AM Lincoln Hoops Scoreboard for Friday 2-16
BOYS HOOPS: Bishop Neumann 61, Lincoln Christian 51 Boys Town 50, Lincoln Lutheran 39 Lincoln […] The post Lincoln Hoops Scoreboard for Friday 2-16 appeared first on KFOR FM 103.3 1240 AM.
KFOR FM 103.3 1240 AM | February 17, 2018
Huskers begin new season this weekend with four games in Tempe | KLIN-AM Huskers begin new season this weekend with four games in Tempe
  By Tommy Rezac It’s been 272 days since Nebraska beat Penn State 21-3 in State College, PA to clinch its first conference title since 2005. “That’s so far in the past, I don’t roll seasons over,” Nebraska coach Darin Erstad said, who’s entering his seventh season in Lincoln. “It’s a whole new set of […]
KLIN-AM | February 16, 2018
Fischer Supports Measure to Increase Border Security | KFOR FM 103.3 1240 AM Fischer Supports Measure to Increase Border Security
WASHINGTON, D.C. –  Nebraska U.S. Republican Senator, Deb Fischer released this statement after voting in […] The post Fischer Supports Measure to Increase Border Security appeared first on KFOR FM 103.3 1240 AM.
KFOR FM 103.3 1240 AM | February 16, 2018
NSAA State Wrestling Results | KFOR FM 103.3 1240 AM NSAA State Wrestling Results
The NSAA state wrestling meet in Omaha continues through Saturday at the CenturyLink Center. Click […] The post NSAA State Wrestling Results appeared first on KFOR FM 103.3 1240 AM.
KFOR FM 103.3 1240 AM | February 16, 2018
Mall Security Vehicle Used in Thursday Robbery Located | KLIN-AM Mall Security Vehicle Used in Thursday Robbery Located
A mall-car used as a get-away vehicle for a robbery at Gate Way Mall yesterday has been located. Police Spokeswoman Angela Sands says the White 2014 Ford F1-50 was found at 331 N Cotner Blvd, not to far from the mall. Sands also says a few pieces of jewelry were located inside the car, but […]
KLIN-AM | February 16, 2018
Lincoln Construction Business Burglarized Twice In Less Than A Month | KLIN-AM Lincoln Construction Business Burglarized Twice In Less Than A Month
A local construction business on 1200 block of N 19th St. was burglarized again yesterday, making it the second time in less than a month. Police spokeswoman Angela sands says the foreman for Ready Mix Concrete reported to police a company car had gone missing . The car is described as a 2011 White Chevy […]
KLIN-AM | February 16, 2018
Police Looking For Suspects After 3 Men Robbed at Gunpoint | KLIN-AM Police Looking For Suspects After 3 Men Robbed at Gunpoint
Lincoln Police are looking for suspects after three Tecumseh men were robbed at gunpoint Thursday at a parking lot on the 2800 block of Tierra Drive. Lincoln Police Spokeswoman Angela Sands says the three friends, ages 20, 19 and 17, were waiting in their car for a fourth friend to come out of his nearby apartment […]
KLIN-AM | February 16, 2018
Flags at Half Staff | KFOR FM 103.3 1240 AM Flags at Half Staff
If you fly a flag, it should be at half staff.  President Trump making the […] The post Flags at Half Staff appeared first on KFOR FM 103.3 1240 AM.
KFOR FM 103.3 1240 AM | February 16, 2018