Category Archives: KLIN News

Lincoln City Street Information

Lincoln City Street Information

Date: Tuesday, February 19, 2019 Time: 9:15 p.m. More than 60 crews will continue plowing and spreading granular salt pre-wet with brine on arterial streets overnight as needed.  Arterial streets are partially to completely snow-covered.  The Mayor has declared a snow emergency for the City of Lincoln.  Parking is banned on both sides of all emergency snow routes, bus…Read more »

LPS Closed Wednesday

LPS Closed Wednesday

Lincoln Public Schools is canceling school for Wednesday, Feb. 20. A decision to cancel classes in inclement weather is always made in the best interest of safety for our students and staff. Lincoln is under a winter storm warning Tuesday evening into Wednesday with a forecast of new snow accumulation of 5 to 9 inches –…Read more »

Nebraska Humiliated in Ugly Defeat, Falling 95-71 to Penn State

Nebraska Humiliated in Ugly Defeat, Falling 95-71 to Penn State

If the Husker’s season wasn’t already over, it ended Wednesday night. A listless Nebraska team was handed their most lopsided defeat of the season in a nearly empty Bryce Jordan Center. Since they joined the Big 10, Nebraska has only won once on Penn State’s home floor. Penn State had the edge in every statistical…Read more »

Snow Emergency Declared – Lincoln Parking Ban Tonight

Snow Emergency Declared – Lincoln Parking Ban Tonight

Date: Tuesday, February 19, 2019 Time: 4:30 p.m. Mayor Chris Beutler has declared a snow emergency for the City of Lincoln.  Beginning at 8 p.m., parking is banned on both sides of all emergency snow routes, bus and school routes and other major arterial streets to deliver the most efficient snow plowing operation. For a…Read more »

Winter Storm Warning – Updated Maps and Possible Weekend Storm

Winter Storm Warning – Updated Maps and Possible Weekend Storm

A Winter Storm warning is in effect from through 9 am Wednesday.  6 to 8 inches of snow is expected with the heaviest snowfall during the overnight hours.  Travel could be very difficult. The National Weather Service had a media conference call about the storm early Tuesday afternoon and shared updated maps and snowfall estimates…Read more »

Priest Pleads Not Guilty to Sexually Assaulting Woman

ORD, Neb. (AP) – A May trial has been scheduled for a Roman Catholic priest accused of sexually assaulting a woman in central Nebraska. Valley County District Court records say the Rev. John Kakkuzhiyil  entered a written plea of not guilty Monday to a charge of forcible sexual assault. His trial is set to begin…Read more »

Public Safety Director Tom Casady Announces He Is Retiring

Public Safety Director Tom Casady Announces He Is Retiring

Public Safety Director Tom Casady announces his retirement in a tweet. Casady was appointed public safety director by Mayor Chris Beutler in 2011. He was given responsibility for three city agencies with over 760 employees who provide police, fire, emergency medical services and public safety communications for Lincoln. Before that, Casady had a distinguished law…Read more »

Winter Storm Warning Issued:  Updated Details

Winter Storm Warning Issued: Updated Details

340 AM CST Tue Feb 19 2019 …WINTER STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 3 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 9 AM CST WEDNESDAY… Heavy snow expected is expected across portions of Southeast Nebraska. Total snow accumulations of 6 to 8 inches expected. Travel could be very difficult. The hazardous conditions will impact the evening and morning…Read more »

Winter Storm Watch Tuesday Afternoon thru Wednesday Morning

Winter Storm Watch Tuesday Afternoon thru Wednesday Morning

258 PM CST Mon Feb 18 2019 …WINTER STORM WATCH IN EFFECT FROM TUESDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH WEDNESDAY MORNING… Heavy snow possible. Total snow accumulations of 5 to 7 inches possible across portions of southeast Nebraska including Lincoln and Lancaster County. Plan on slippery road conditions and potentially hazardous travel conditions or delays. A Winter Storm…Read more »