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Death penalty sought for Aubrey Trail in killing of Sydney Loofe; prosecutors cite 'exceptional depravity,' history of violence

State prosecutors are seeking the death penalty for Aubrey Trail, one of two people accused of slaying and dismembering Lincoln clerk Sydne… Read more

10 Lincoln bands you should see live

Lincoln has become a music city, attracting a multitude of national touring acts. But the city also has more than its share of homegrown ta… Read more

Camping in style: With wine glasses and Wi-Fi, glamping cabins come to Platte River State Park

LOUISVILLE — You can rent a bigger cabin at a Nebraska state park, but it likely won’t come with wine glasses and slippers. Read more

Biz Buzz: 'R' you ready for new taco place?

A new restaurant is going into the former Wahoo's Fish Taco space at 14th and P streets. Read more

'It was nuts' — Problem property in Lincoln puts owner behind bars

The business owner had been to court more than a dozen times in the past 20 years, facing criminal charges that he wasn’t keeping up his pr… Read more

Lincoln's Honest Abe's named one of top burger joints in US

If you're looking for one of the best burgers in the U.S., you can find it right here in Lincoln. Read more

2018 Inspire Award Nominations

We are now accepting nominations for the 2018 Inspire Awards! Nominate an inspiring woman today! Read more


11 Lincoln diners and greasy spoons we love

Breakfast has to be the best meal of the day, whether you have it for breakfast, lunch or dinner. These are some of our favorites diners an… Read more

Photos: Inside the glamping cabins

Archive Husker photos: Artistic shots

Check out some of the best artistic photos of Husker athletes in action. Read more

Lincoln wants to wrap its traffic-signal cabinets with these images

PhotoFiles: The YWCA through the years

The YWCA has been a part of Lincoln since 1886, providing classes, activities and much more. Take a look back at photos from the 70s, 80s a… Read more

Digital exclusives

Photos: In-state talent highlight of Husker volleyball camp

Top high school volleyball players from across Nebraska and across the country came to Lincoln for a Husker camp Tuesday. Journal Star phot… Read more

13 events that took place on Friday the 13th

Friday the 13th has long been viewed as bad luck, but do bad things really happen more often on those days? Here's a look at 13 events — go… Read more

911 411: Recent Lincoln-area crime news

20 photos to remind you how beautiful Nebraska is

From waterfalls and soaring rock formations to vast prairies and endless fields, Nebraska is filled with incredible scenery. Check out thes… Read more

Heat Index: The Husker freshmen

Each week in July, the Journal Star will compile a Husker football-related top-five list that will run Monday through Friday. We start with… Read more


Southeast Nebraska residents find comfort, mobility, and savings with an American Standard Walk-In Tub

Call (888) 252-0208 to learn more about relieving pain, staying independent, and make bathing safer again. Save up to $1,500 on a Walk-In T…


Southeast Nebraska people no longer have to clean their gutters

Skip gutter cleaning this summer.