Author Archives: William Padmore

Lincoln Police Department Welcomes 13 Officers To Force

Lincoln Police Department Welcomes 13 Officers To 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 »

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 »

Man Pleads No Contest In Crash That Killed UNL Band Member

Man Pleads No Contest In Crash That Killed UNL Band Member

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A Lincoln man has pleaded no contest to motor vehicle homicide charges stemming from a 2018 crash that killed a member of the Cornhusker Marching Band. Waltrivelish Watson pleaded no contest to the charge Monday and faces up to three years in prison at his sentencing next month in Lancaster District…Read more »

Car Explosion Sends Volunteer Firefighter To The Hospital

Car Explosion Sends Volunteer Firefighter To The Hospital

A car explosion sends a Bennet fire-fighter to the hospital. Safety crews were sent to a car fire near S. 190th and Midway around 6PM Sunday evening, with an explosion reported a short time later. A volunteer firefighter was reported knocked to the ground and transported to a Lincoln hospital. The victim suffered non-life-threatening injuries.…Read more »