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Several LPS high school students spent their day out fishing on Holmes Lake Video included

This was part of LPS's Annual F.I.S.H. Tournament that was held at Holmes Lake which included students from all six high schools.

Trump stops in Council Bluffs on campaign trail

Trump stops in Council Bluffs on campaign trail

The Trump Campaign made a surprise stop in Council Bluffs Wednesday. 

Big Ten to honor memory of Sam Foltz and Mike Sadler with commemorative coin

Big Ten to honor memory of Sam Foltz and Mike Sadler with commemorative coin

The Big Ten Conference will honor the memory of Nebraska punter Sam Foltz and Michigan State punter Mike Sadler with a special commemorative coin to be used this Saturday across all seven Big Ten Conference games. 

Nebraska village known for alcohol problems gets broadband

Nebraska village known for alcohol problems gets broadband

A Nebraska village known for selling beer on the border of an alcoholism-plagued American Indian reservation is getting a new broadband tower that officials say could eventually help connect residents to health care and distance learning services.       

Redevelopment plans for the VA move forward Video included

What's next for the local VA campus?

Teen boy who recorded girls in locker room gets probation

Teen boy who recorded girls in locker room gets probation

A teenager accused of secretly recording activity in the girls locker room at Gering High School has been sentenced to probation until he's an adult.

Man sentenced to prison for role in fatal vehicle crash

Man sentenced to prison for role in fatal vehicle crash

A man has been sentenced to spend at least 15 years in prison for his role in a fatal collision that killed one man.   

Normal Blvd closed Thursday for repairs

Drivers are encouraged to use either South Street or Van Dorn Street, and signal timing adjustments have been made to better handle the detour traffic.  

Muslim workers lose prayer dispute lawsuit against company

Muslim workers lose prayer dispute lawsuit against company

A judge has ruled in favor of a meat company accused of mistreatment of Somali Muslim workers. 

Whiteclay activists decry Nebraska beer industry donations

Whiteclay activists decry Nebraska beer industry donations

Activists who want to end beer sales in a Nebraska village on the border of the alcohol-ravaged Pine Ridge Indian Reservation are criticizing state officials for accepting political contributions from the alcohol industry.     

Residents voice concerns over possible Costco

Residents voice concerns over possible Costco Video included

Tuesday night was round two as people got to voice their thoughts about the potential Costco in South Lincoln.

Child sent to the hospital after lawn mowing accident

Child sent to the hospital after lawn mowing accident

A child is in the hospital after a tragic mowing accident Tuesday afternoon.

Nobel Peace Prize nominee shares personal story at Lincoln event

Nobel Peace Prize nominee shares personal story at Lincoln event

A Nobel Peace Prize nominee was in Lincoln Tuesday night. Nadia Murad, a Yazidi, is a human rights activist. 

Team Jack Co-Founder, Andy Hoffman, wins $100,000 for charity

Team Jack Co-Founder, Andy Hoffman, wins $100,000 for charity

Team Jack Foundation Co-Founder, Andy Hoffman, was named the 2016 winner of The NASCAR Foundation’s Betty Jane France Humanitarian Award at Tuesday evening’s NASCAR Foundation’s Honors Gala in New York City.  

Milt Tenopir's Legacy Remembered

Milt Tenopir's Legacy Remembered Video included

Tenopir lost his battle with leukemia Monday night. He was 76 years old.

Wesleyan pairs with Safe Kids to help prevent sports injuries

Wesleyan pairs with Safe Kids to help prevent sports injuries

"Parents want to keep their kids safe," said Brian Baker with Safe Kids.

Vandalism in Air Park

Vandalism in Air Park

Excellence in Education: LPS Learning Lunch

Excellence in Education: LPS Learning Lunch

Members of the Lincoln Community Lincoln Public School staff gathered together for lunch at the District Office. 

Trump to Hold Council Bluffs Rally

Trump to Hold Council Bluffs Rally

Donald J. Trump will hold a rally Wednesday at the Mid-America Center in Council Bluffs where the campaign will launch Iowa Christian Conservatives for Trump and encourage supporters to cast their ballots when Iowa begins early voting on Thursday. 

UNO Chancellor John Christensen plans to retire in June

University of Nebraska at Omaha Chancellor John Christensen will step down at the end of this school year.

Nebraska may owe feds up to $32M over Medicaid payments

Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services officials have revealed a billing problem that could cost the state up to $32 million.

Lincoln residents respond to presidential debate

Lincoln residents respond to presidential debate

It was estimated up to 100–million people were going to watch tonight's debate.

NU Football Player Michael Rose-Ivey speaks out about kneeling during the anthem Video included

During the weekly Nebraska Huskers press conference, Michael Rose-Ivey took to the podium.  

LPD working on body cam policy Video included

LPD working on body cam policy

Candidates confident before 1st Presidential Debate

Debate will be carried live on Channel 8 KLKNTV and Streamed live on our website.

Man in custody after early morning chase

UPDATE: Man in custody after early morning chase

Lincoln Police have taken a man into custody this morning after a high speed chase.

Annual JDFR Walk

Annual JDFR Walk Video included

Dozens of teams suited up and prepared for Sunday’s Juvenile Diabetes Research walk.

Three Huskers kneel during National Anthem at Northwestern

Three Huskers kneel during National Anthem at Northwestern

Courtesy Darren Rovell Twitter, @darrenrovell Courtesy Darren Rovell Twitter, @darrenrovell

Three Husker football players decided to kneel during the National Anthem at Northwestern Saturday. 

Nebraska senators to visit Whiteclay

Nebraska senators to visit Whiteclay Video included

  A recent death and other problems in Whiteclay are drawing new scrutiny from Nebraska lawmakers.

BREAKING: Golf Legend Arnold Palmer Dies

BREAKING: Golf Legend Arnold Palmer Dies

Posted By: Channel 8 Eyewitness News 8@klkntv.com Arnold Palmer, one of the greatest and most popular players in the history of golf, has died, according to the U.S. Golf Association. He was 87. Palmer, who celebrated his 87th birthday two weeks ago, was widely regarded as one of the best professional golfers of all time. He was also one of the most charismatic figures in all of sports, drawing loyal fans known as "Arnie's Army," who would follow him at tournaments. He w...

BSDC hosts Fun Days

BSDC hosts Fun Days

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