Category Archives: KLIN News

Four Vehicles Are Stolen From Lincoln Company

Four vehicles valued totally at $80,000 were stolen overnight from Great Place Properties on south 48th street. Video surveillance shows that multiple people were involved in the thefts around 1230am. Thieves stole the keys from a key box in the maintenance shop.Read more »

A Nebraska Theater Troupe Got Scrooged

WATERVILLE, Maine (AP) – A Nebraska theater troupe got scrooged by a bus crash that led to the cancellation of its national tour of “A Christmas Carol.” Now performers are singing a different tune – they just want to be home for Christmas. The Nebraska Theatre Caravanácanceled its University of Maine performance Thursday night and…Read more »

The Lincoln Police Department Welcomes 13 Officers To the Force

The Lincoln Police Department Welcomes 13 Officers To the Force

The Lincoln Police Department welcomes 13 new officers to the force. Friends, family, and colleagues packed a Northeast High School Auditorium Wednesday night to watch recruits turn into officers. Mayor Gaylor Baird was present to congratulate the graduating class. “You lucky 13 should take great pride in knowing you have passed the test. You’ve earned…Read more »

Nebraska man held in 1982 killing of Salt Lake City woman

Nebraska man held in 1982 killing of Salt Lake City woman

ALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A Nebraska man has been arrested in a cold-case killing of a Salt Lake City woman in her apartment, authorities said. Bryan Reed, 55, awaits extradition to face Utah charges of murder and aggravated burglary in the Aug. 18, 1982 killing of 72-year-old Wilhelmina Reid. the South Sioux City Police…Read more »

Senator Fischer Goes After Fake Meat

Senator Fischer Goes After Fake Meat

Nebraska U.S. Senator Deb Fischer has “a beef ” with phony meat. Senator Fischer introduced the Real MEAT Act to end what she refers to as deceptive labeling practices for alterntative protein products. Fischer says her proposal would clarify the definition of beef for labeling purposes and eliminate consumer confusion that she says results from…Read more »

A Step Back On 14th and Old Cheney Roundabout

The city is stepping back on the 14th and Old Cheney roundabout. An email to area businesses from Lincoln Transporation Interim Director Tom Casady says that a low bid of $39.3 million just for construction of the roundabout came in higher than expected. Casady adds that other project costs would add about 20 percent which…Read more »

FDA, DHHS Warning Nebraskans About Unapproved Stem-Cell Treatments

FDA, DHHS Warning Nebraskans About Unapproved Stem-Cell Treatments

The Department of Health and Human Services and the Food and Drug Administration are warning to Nebraskans to beware of un-approved treatments involving stem-cells, placentas, and umbilical cords. Infectious Disease and Internal Medicine specialist with HHS, Maureen Tierney, tells KLIN News un-approved treatments are being advertised at a growing rate,  but an FDA report warns…Read more »

The State Seal Is Not Available For Public Use

The State Seal Is Not Available For Public Use

Political candidates are being reminded using the state seal in running for office in 2020 is prohibited. Secretary of State Bob Evnen says it is a common misconception that the state seal is available for public use. Anyone wishing to utilize the Great Seal must request written permission from the Secretary of State.Read more »