LPS cancels school for Tuesday due to wind chill & cold temperatures

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LINCOLN, Neb. – Lincoln Public Schools announced Monday night it will not have classes on Tuesday, Jan. 16.

In a statement the district said, "LPS officials believe brutally cold temperatures and gusting winds - forecast for Tuesday throughout the day - create weather conditions that could be unsafe for LPS students.

"Keeping students safe is our No. 1 priority," said Steve Joel, Superintendent of LPS. "We are always prudent when considering valuable instructional time in our schools, but we are concerned about dangerous wind chills on Tuesday."

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