Lancaster County to Open New Jail

Four years after groundbreaking, Lancaster County will open its new 289,000-square-foot $65 million jail in July. The 779-bed Lancaster County Adult Detention Facility (LCADF) was commemorated last week with a ribbon-cutting ceremony at which 300 members of the community toured the long awaited jail.

Geothermal Wells a Deep Subject for Nebraska Jail

Construction on a new jail in Lancaster County, Neb., hit a snag when contractors drilled some geothermal wells improperly.