Working to bring you community-focused reporting from Lincoln, KZUM’s news program launched in June 2018. Starting small, with a weekly half-hour newscast and online stories throughout the week, KZUM News hopes to highlight the people of Lincoln and stories important to them, down to a neighborhood level.

Hosted by Casey Welsch and featuring contributions by volunteer reporters, KZUM News will air live every Thursday, 6-6:30 p.m., and be available as a podcast the following day at

Please email story ideas and press releases to


Make Your Year-end gift to KZUM

When you make your year-end gift today, you not only will help jumpstart KZUM's 2019, but we'll thank you with exclusive gifts, including brand new KZUM socks and, for the first time ever, KZUM cookie cutters! Plus, every donor giving $25 or more will be entered into a drawing for a Bourbon Theatre KZUMie Pass, giving the winner free entry to one show per month at The Bourbon! Donate here.

Indigo Bridge Gun Safety Forum

Indigo Bridge bookstore brought together three ideologically diverse voices to debate and discuss the issue of gun safety before the public. Panelists were local author Nils McConnell; Nebraskans Against Gun Violence Vice President Melody Vaccaro; and Thunder Alley Indoor Shooting Range co-owner Cruze Lauer.