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Residents should attend Tuesday’s budget hearing

What Lincoln City Officials are making (as of March, excluding benefits) Jim Estep, City manager: $205,162 Police Chief: $145,506 Anna Jatczak, Asst City manager, Chief Financ ...

News Messenger burglarized

The need for vigilance was highlighted again when a burglar entered an unlocked door at the offices of the Lincoln News Messenger and stole about $300 Thursday night. The incident ...

Party to kick off National Night Out

Lincoln’s celebration of the 26th-annual National Night Out will be a little different this year. In order to give businesses an opportunity to get more involved in the event, a ...

Man arrested on grand theft charges

At about 3:20 a.m. Monday, a resident in the 1800 block of 6th Street reported that a suspicious male subject, wearing camouflage clothing, was looking inside his neighbor’s ve ...

Don’t fall prey to door-to-door scams

Vulnerable seniors, who spend the majority of their time at home, are perfect targets for the mobile scam artist. Smooth-talking fraudsters can convincingly get themselves invited ...

Crime log

Grand theft – Tools were reported stolen from a truck Oct. 11 at the 600 block of Devonshire Lane. Petty theft – Miscellaneous items were reported stolen from a vehicle Oct. 1 ...

Lincoln Police headquarters to move to its new site Monday

The Lincoln Police Department is on the move to its new facility, located at 640 Fifth St. on Monday, Oct. 27. If that address sounds familiar, it should, because that’s the f ...

Police, Big O Tires join forces to combat catalytic converter thefts

Catalytic converters have become a top target for car-part thieves everywhere. A catalytic converter is part of a vehicle’s exhaust system that converts harmful gases like carbon ...

Police log

Burglary – Property was reported stolen from a garage Sept. 28 at the 1300 block of Alberton Circle. Hit and run property damage – Was reported Sept. 28 at the 1200 block of F ...