Author Archives: Mark Vail

Arrest in Temple Vandalism Case

Arrest in Temple Vandalism Case

Shortly before 11 pm Friday, February 21st, Lincoln Police Department investigators arrested 21-year-old Noah T. Miller of Plattsmouth, Nebraska, for Felony Vandalism. He was taken into custody without incident. Police responded to the South Street Temple January 15th, 2020 on a report of a vandalism. Officers found that a swastika and racial epithets were spray-painted…Read more »

$290 Million LPS Bond Issue Approved

$290 Million LPS Bond Issue Approved

Voters in the Lincoln Public School District overwhelmingly approved a $290 million bond issue Tuesday with 62% voting in favor of the measure. 34% of registered voters returned ballots. REGISTERED VOTERS – TOTAL . . . . . 173,474 BALLOTS CAST – TOTAL . . . . . . . . . 59,212 VOTER TURNOUT…Read more »

Wind Chill Advisory Overnight Wednesday through MidMorning Thursday

Wind Chill Advisory Overnight Wednesday through MidMorning Thursday

 WIND CHILL ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 PM THIS EVENING TO 9 AM CST THURSDAY The advisory is in effect for the following counties:  Pottawattamie-Mills-Montgomery-Fremont-Page-Butler-Saunders- Douglas-Sarpy-Seward-Lancaster-Cass-Otoe. Cities in the advisory area: Council Bluffs, Glenwood, Red Oak, Sidney, Hamburg, Tabor, Farragut, Clarinda, Shenandoah, David City, Wahoo, Ashland, Yutan, Omaha, Bellevue, Papillion, La Vista, Seward, Milford, Lincoln,…Read more »

LPS Bond Issue Approved – UPDATE

LPS Bond Issue Approved – UPDATE

With 91% of the ballots counted the LPS $290 Million dollar bond issue is headed for approval. Voter turnout is reported at 30.84% in the all mail ballot. With approximately 5,000 ballots yet to be tabulated, approval appears assured as those voting for approval of the Bonds and Tax is nearly 13,000 votes ahead of…Read more »

Winter Weather Advisory Monday 5 AM to 6 PM

Winter Weather Advisory Monday 5 AM to 6 PM

 …WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 5 AM TO 6 PM CST MONDAY…  This advisory is in effect for portion of east central and southeast Nebraska and southwest Iowa includes the following counties:  Pottawattamie-Mills-Butler-Saunders-Douglas-Sarpy-Seward- Lancaster-Cass-Otoe-Saline-Jefferson-Gage-Johnson Including the cities of Council Bluffs, Glenwood, David City, Wahoo, Ashland, Yutan, Omaha, Bellevue, Papillion, La Vista, Seward, Milford, Lincoln,…Read more »

Pine Lake Road Open – All Lanes

Pine Lake Road Open – All Lanes

The City of Lincoln announced late Friday afternoon that all lanes of Pine Lake Road from South 61st Street to Highway 2 are now open.  South 70th Street from Highway 2 to Pine Lake Road will have temporary northbound and southbound lane closures for curb replacement at the temporary crossover.  Temporary closures may be needed…Read more »

One Arrested Following NSP High Speed Chase

One Arrested Following NSP High Speed Chase

Troopers with the Nebraska State Patrol (NSP) have arrested one person following a pursuit that ended in the Air Park area of Lincoln this morning. At approximately 8:50 a.m. Thursday, a trooper observed a white Chevrolet Suburban traveling eastbound on Interstate 80 just west of Lincoln, near mile marker 391. The Suburban had been reported…Read more »

Winter Weather Advisory Extended to 9 PM

Winter Weather Advisory Extended to 9 PM

…WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM CST THIS EVENING… Snow. Additional snow accumulations of 1 to 3 inches are possible across portions of east central and southeast Nebraska Including the cities of David City, Wahoo, Ashland, Yutan, Omaha, Bellevue, Papillion, La Vista, Seward, Milford, Lincoln, Plattsmouth, Nebraska City, Crete, Wilber, Fairbury, Beatrice,…Read more »

Winter Weather Advisory 9PM Wednesday through 6PM Thursday

Winter Weather Advisory 9PM Wednesday through 6PM Thursday

…WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY 9PM WEDNESDAY THROUGH 6PM THURSDAY.. Snow expected with total snow accumulations of up to two inches. The Advisory covers portions of east-central and southeast Nebraska including the cities of Wahoo, Ashland, Yutan, Omaha, Bellevue, Papillion, La Vista, Lincoln, Plattsmouth, Nebraska City, Beatrice, Tecumseh, Sterling, Pawnee City, and Table Rock.  Plan on slippery…Read more »

Winter Weather Advisory Tuesday Evening Through Noon Wednesday

Winter Weather Advisory Tuesday Evening Through Noon Wednesday

…WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM THIS EVENING TO NOON CST WEDNESDAY… In effect for portions of east central, northeast and southeast Nebraska and southwest and west central Iowa including the cities of Onawa, Mapleton, Missouri Valley, Woodbine, Logan, Dunlap, Harlan, Council Bluffs, Glenwood, Red Oak, Sidney, Hamburg, Tabor, Farragut, Clarinda, Shenandoah, Pender, Macy, Walthill,…Read more »