City pools delay opening due to cool weather
City pools delay opening due to cool weather

Cool weather will delay the opening of the City’s nine public outdoor pools. 

May 24th, 11:19 AM CDT by Kelly Bradley
Four new fire stations underway across the city
Four new fire stations underway across the city

The new stations are state of the art with features that help firefighters and paramedics do their job more safely and more efficiently.

Bayley Bischof
Campers ready in case severe weather strikes Memorial Day weekend
Campers ready in case severe weather strikes Memorial Day weekend

Memorial Day weekend has brought thousands of people to area parks and lakes to enjoy the nice weather. However, if strong storms hit, campers need to have a plan for safety.

Alden German
Lancaster County Court to hold night court
Lancaster County Court to hold night court

They'll open up the Lancaster County Courtroom 24 on May 30 and June 27th from 4:30- 7:00 p.m. to allow those who can't get away from work to go before a judge. 

Bayley Bischof
Arrest made in fatal motor vehicle collision
Arrest made in fatal motor vehicle collision

On Friday, May 24th, 2019, 22-year-old Deja Webster was arrested for motor vehicle homicide for the collision that killed 20-year-old Jasmyn Chalk.

21 hrs 18 mins ago by Kelly Bradley
Lincoln officials open to considering plastic bag regulation
Lincoln officials open to considering plastic bag regulation

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) - Lincoln city leaders are interested in regulating single-use plastic shopping bags, despite stop-start efforts to reduce their use in Omaha.

Evan Hummel
Police investigating reported assault of Lincoln teen as a hate crime
Police investigating reported assault of Lincoln teen as a hate crime

Police are asking for the public's help identifying the suspects. The investigation is ongoing. 

Brent BonFleur
Gas prices down, travel up for Memorial Day
Gas prices down, travel up for Memorial Day

You can expect slightly lower gas prices for Memorial Day weekend than last year.

Evan Hummel
You Post, We Report: Morning of May 24th
You Post, We Report: Morning of May 24th

You Posted It, We Reported!
Morning of May 24th!

Evan Hummel
Nebraska advances bill to promote participation in Census
Nebraska advances bill to promote participation in Census

Nebraska lawmakers are setting the groundwork for a plan to get as many resident as possible

Evan Hummel
Firefighters battle overnight fire at Hastings cooperative
Firefighters battle overnight fire at Hastings cooperative

Firefighters have been on scene for more than four hours battling the blaze. Parts of Hwy 6 have been closed in the area.

May 24th, 6:07 AM CDT by BriAna Campbell
Abortion drug notice bill heads to final vote in Nebraska
Abortion drug notice bill heads to final vote in Nebraska

A bill that would require abortion providers to give women information about possibly continuing their pregnancy after taking the first of two abortion drugs is headed to a final vote in the Legislature.

Evan Hummel
Omaha security guard charged
Omaha security guard charged

Omaha police say an mall security guard faces charges after using his vehicle to chase suspected shoplifter in an incident that also saw an off-duty sheriff's deputy fire a gun at one of the suspects.

Evan Hummel
Veterans Affairs Nebraska and Western Iowa unveil new health care improvements
Veterans Affairs Nebraska and Western Iowa unveil new health care improvements

The Veterans Affairs Nebraska and Western Iowa Healthcare System is using Memorial Day weekend to break ground on its new community-based outpatient clinic in Lincoln.

Evan Hummel
Lincoln teen reunites with officer who was first on scene of hit-and-run
Lincoln teen reunites with officer who was first on scene of hit-and-run

An emotional reunion more than a decade in the making took place at Lincoln's police station Thursday morning. 

Brent BonFleur
More federal help on the way for Nebraska ag
More federal help on the way for Nebraska ag

On Thursday, the U.S. Senate passed a disaster relief package that would release $19.1 billions in aid communities recovering from natural disasters like flooding, wildfires and hurricanes.

May 23rd, 10:19 PM CDT by Joe Harris
Lincoln Mayor unveils her plan to fix damaged roads across the Capital city
Lincoln Mayor unveils her plan to fix damaged roads across the Capital city

On Thursday in her first press conference as Mayor, Leirion Gaylor Baird released her timeline to start fixing Lincoln’s streets.

May 23rd, 4:12 PM CDT by Pierce Georlett
Students at Lincoln Public Schools head to summer break
Students at Lincoln Public Schools head to summer break

Thursday was the last day of school for kids at LPS.

May 23rd, 6:26 PM CDT by Joe Harris
Ash tree "inoculation" helps combat infamous Emerald Ash Borer
Ash tree "inoculation" helps combat infamous Emerald Ash Borer

Trunk injections are becoming a popular option to protect ash trees from the fast-spreading Emerald Ash Borer

Alden German
NE Task Force 1, National Guard train on air rescues that saved dozens of lives in floods
NE Task Force 1, National Guard train on air rescues that saved dozens of lives in floods

These air rescues saved 107 people from flooded homes in March.

Bayley Bischof
Family of hit and run victim meets responding officer
Family of hit and run victim meets responding officer

An emotional reunion, that was 12-years in the making, took place Thursday morning.

May 23rd, 5:20 PM CDT by Kelly Bradley
5 teens referred to Hall County Attorney following vandalism spree
5 teens referred to Hall County Attorney following vandalism spree

Grand Island Police have referred five teenagers after a months-long vandalism investigation. 

Brent BonFleur
Trump administration approves $16 billion in farm aid to offset trade-war losses
Trump administration approves $16 billion in farm aid to offset trade-war losses

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May 23rd, 12:18 PM CDT by Mark Haggar
Gaylor Baird outlines goals, timeline for Lincoln street repairs
Gaylor Baird outlines goals, timeline for Lincoln street repairs

In a press conference Thursday morning, Gaylor Baird said planning has begun for street work that will be completed with income from the recently approved quarter-cent sales tax.

Brent BonFleur
Sheriff releases Wednesday checkpoint results
Sheriff releases Wednesday checkpoint results

The Lancaster County Sheriff's Office released numbers from its Wednesday traffic checkpoint effort - including 12 arrests.

Brent BonFleur