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Police Investigate Burglary At Pharmacy

Image result for lincoln police departmentLincoln Police are investigating a break in at the Kohll's Pharmacy at 27th and Vine Thursday night. According to police, someone saw a white male leave out of a window on the east side of the building and run off eastbound then southbound. 

Governor Determined To Address Problems In Whiteclay

Image result for whiteclay nebraskaNebraska Gov. Pete Ricketts says he's "determined" to address problems in the village of Whiteclay during his time in office, and is working with a Native American activist to seek solutions. 

Possible Hostage Situation Becomes Meth Arrest

Image result for police lightsTwo people from Idaho, who apparently said there was a hostage situation, are in jail for having-.8 grams of meth inside a motor home they were hauling.  Lincoln Police arrested 26-year-old Shaylee Grant and 24-year-old Nigel Grant.

Innovation Campus Opens To Public

Image result for innovation campus greenhouseNebraska Innovation Campus is open for business. UN-L Chancellor, Harvey Perlman, was among a room of dignitaries attending a ribbon cutting.  

Suh To Open A Niketown In Former Nebraska Bookstore

Image result for ndamukong suh huskerThe University of Nebraska Board of Regents have approved of a deal where former Husker football star and Miami Dolphins tackle Ndamukong Suh will open up Niketown inside the former Nebraska Bookstore space at 13th and "Q".  

Life-Saving App PulsePoint Running In Lincoln

City officials have launched the life-saving smartphone application called PulsePoint, which connects people trained in CPR with those who suffer sudden cardiac arrest in public places.  It also notifies you of other incidents like traffic crashes and structure fires.

Committee Formed To Review Police/Fire Pension Fund

Lincoln's Police and Fire Pension fund hasn't fully recovered from the economic downtown seven years ago and a review committee will look for ways to fix it.  An actuary in 2007 reviewed the pension fund and said the city should contribute $4-million, but the stock market crash of 2008 caused a deficit in the plan's funding.

James Arthur Vineyards Co-Owner To Run For County Board Seat

Another candidate for the District 2 seat on the Lancaster County Board.  Jim Ballard announced his candidacy Thursday, running for the spot held by longtime County Commissioner Larry Hudkins.  

Pro-Death Penalty Group Trying to Get Lawsuit Dismissed

The group that led a petition drive to reinstate Nebraska's death penalty is asking a judge to dismiss a lawsuit that could keep the issue off the 2016 ballot. Attorneys for Nebraskans for the Death Penalty filed a motion to dismiss the case.

Larceny Suspects Caught In Northeast Lincoln

Two 17-year-olds have now been referred to juvenile court, after police caught them going through vehicles in northeast Lincoln overnight.