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Super Fair Prize Pack

The best way to get into the Lancaster County Super Fair is with a Super Fair Prize Pack, and red 94|5 has you covered! Register below to win a Super Fair Prize Pack that includes two gate passes, one parking pass, and two carnival wristbands. The Lancaster County Super Fair is Aug. 1-10 at the…Read more »

Heat Warning Remains In Effect

Heat Warning Remains In Effect

The National Weather Service Excessive Heat Warning remains in effect through Saturday Evening.  Precaution is urged for anyone that have medical conditions, work outside or anyone exposed to the extreme heat.  Temperatures near 100 degrees with high humidity will push the Heat Index to near 115 degrees both Thursday and Friday. Several locations are extending…Read more »

Lincoln Area Cooling Options and Locations

Lincoln Area Cooling Options and Locations

The National Weather Service has issued an excessive heat warning for Lincoln effective from 1 to 7 p.m. each day from Wednesday, July 17 through Saturday, July 20.  Temperatures are predicted to be in the 90’s each day, and heat index values are expected to peak from 100 to 109 degrees each. afternoon. The heat and…Read more »

Man Shot At Lincoln Shooting Range Dies From Injuries

Man Shot At Lincoln Shooting Range Dies From Injuries

A man has died after suffering an apparently self-inflicted gunshot wound to the head. Lincoln police say the 25-year-old victim apparently shot himself at the Bigshots Indoor shooting Range on Sun Valley Blvd around 1:30 Tuesday afternoon. The victim was rushed to a hospital, but Channel 8 is reporting doctors were unable to save his…Read more »

Lincoln Fire & Rescue Adding a Batalion

Lincoln Fire & Rescue Adding a Batalion

Lincoln Fire and Rescue Chief Mike DeSpain has promoted three new Battalion Chiefs to serve the citizens of Lincoln.  This means that there will now be two Battalion Chiefs on duty every day. Robert Watton, Lloyd Mueller and Michael Smith have been named to the positions. This benefits the community by dividing the city in to…Read more »

Man Arrested After Carrying Machete Into Lincoln McDonalds

Man Arrested After Carrying Machete Into Lincoln McDonalds

Officer Luke Bonkiewicz says police received a call Monday morning that a man was attempting to order food at the McDonalds at 547 N 48th st. with 18-inch machete was hanging from his sweatpants. “One of the employees told this individual that he should not have it,” says Bonkiewicz,”so the individual put in down his…Read more »

UPDATED: 5-year-Old Recovering After Being Struck By Car

UPDATED: 5-year-Old Recovering After Being Struck By Car

Officer Angela Sands says the accident occurred just before 9PM Saturday, near the intersection of Fairfeild and 22nd street. Sands says the child and a guardian were in the area for a Father’s day event  and were about to leave. Before they could, however, the guardian stopped to say a few last goodbye’s to event…Read more »

National Take Your Cat to Work Day

National Take Your Cat to Work Day

I’m always surprised by the fact that there is a national day for LITERALLY EVERYTHING. For example: National Slam-Dunk Contest Day (November 28th) Bring Your Teddy Bear to Work Day (October 5th) AND MY FAVORITE: Bathtub Racing Day (July 1st) With that being said, I just found out there is a “National Take Your Cat…Read more »

Cryptocurrency Pioneer Is Man Behind Bid For Buffett Lunch

Cryptocurrency Pioneer Is Man Behind Bid For Buffett Lunch

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) – A cryptocurrency pioneer is behind a more than $4.5 million charity bid to have a private lunch with billionaire investor Warren Buffett. The Glide Foundation said in a news release Monday that the top bidder was Justin Sun, founder of Tron and CEO of BitTorrent. The online auction raises money for…Read more »