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Riders in the Route 66 Trail Publicity Ride stopped off in Lincoln yesterday. The bicyclists are about midway on their trek from St. Louis to Chicago. Lincoln Mayor Keith Snyder and Logan County Board Chairman Terry Carlton were among Lincoln residents who welcomed the riders.

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Albums of the 2009 Lincoln Art & Balloon Festival

Because so many of you were either busy volunteering or enjoying the festival, we have kept all our photo albums up for you to enjoy and relive the great weekend. (Click here)

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Monday, Aug. 31:

  • Chill doesn't thwart Lincoln Art & Balloon Festival
    Record crowds pack downtown, airport and Postville

  • Logan County tornado disaster recovery and relief update

  • Divorce recovery support group begins Sept. 8

  • Local event planned to promote development of 'Route 66 Trail'

  • Albums of the 2009 Lincoln Art & Balloon Festival:

    • Saturday morning fly-in

    • Saturday draws huge crowd to art fair and the square

    • A glowing success. Saturday's balloon glow

    • Saturday's faces on the square

    • The art fair brought artistry, entertainment and fun to Latham Park

    • Record crowd at airport Saturday night

    • Leaving the ground without a balloon

    • Postville Courthouse yields fun and education

    • Faces at Postville Courthouse

    • A last look at the 2009 Lincoln Art & Balloon Festival

    • Friday's faces at the festival

    • Friday night liftoff

    • Airport prepared for balloon festival: Just waiting for you

    • We have a launch. Balloon festival kicks off under fair skies

  • Lincoln College wins volleyball tournament at Black Hawk

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