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Nebraska, Iowa ordered lowered for Sept. 11 observance

Nebraska, Iowa ordered lowered for Sept. 11 observance

The governors of Nebraska and Iowa have ordered flags lowered to observe the anniversary of the Sept. 11 terror attacks.

Two bodies found at Grand Island motel

Two bodies found at Grand Island motel

Authorities say two bodies were found at a Grand Island motel Monday afternoon.

GOP Challenger: Sasse a Do-Nothing Senator

GOP Challenger: Sasse a Do-Nothing Senator

Time and time again Republican Ben Sasse refers to himself as one of the most conservative members of the United States Senate and many of Nebraska's top GOP officials agree.

Nebraska man killed in I-80 crash

Nebraska man killed in I-80 crash

Authorities say a driver died when his pickup truck went out of control on Interstate 80 and crashed in south-central Nebraska's Hall County.

Trial Date Set For Broken Bow Mayor Jonathon Berghorst

Trial Date Set For Broken Bow Mayor Jonathon Berghorst

A trial date has been set for Broken Bow Mayor Jonathon Berghorst in Custer County Court after a progression conference was held on Monday.

Vehicle stop results in discovery of 150 lbs of marijuana and drug arrest

Vehicle stop results in discovery of 150 lbs of marijuana and drug arrest

A California man was arraigned Monday on charges related a traffic stop that yielded 150 pounds pot.

Public Welcomed to 9-11 Flag Display

Public Welcomed to 9-11 Flag Display

Nearly three-thousand American flags, 2-thousand nine hundred and 77 to be exact, are on display in Omaha for the next several days, remembering those who died on 9-11 eighteen years ago.

One transported to hospital after near-drowning

One transported to hospital after near-drowning

A man was transported to the hospital Friday after he almost drowned in a lake near Elm Creek.

Doane University Ribbon Cutting for renovated Grand Island campus

Doane University Ribbon Cutting for renovated Grand Island campus

Doane University is celebrating new renovations to its Grand Island campus.

Man Nearly Drowns in Lake Near Elm Creek

Man Nearly Drowns in Lake Near Elm Creek

Elm Creek, NE --- A man was transported to the hospital Friday after he almost drowned in a lake near Elm Creek. The Buffalo County Sheriff's office says Donnie Brown, Melissa Martin, and Glenda White were camping at the Union Pacific State Recreation are

NSP Investigating Fatal Kearney County Crash

NSP Investigating Fatal Kearney County Crash

The Nebraska State Patrol is investigating a crash on Highway 6 in Kearney County that has claimed the life of a Hastings man.

North Carolina man gets jail for Nebraska crash death

North Carolina man gets jail for Nebraska crash death

A North Carolina truck driver has been sentenced to a year in jail for the crash death of a 14-year-old girl in Nebraska.

Bacon Back From 'Crisis' at the Border, Differs with President

Bacon Back From 'Crisis' at the Border, Differs with President

Fresh off his first trip to the US-Mexico border as a Congressman, Republican Don Bacon finds himself at odds with President Trump on a variety of immigration issues.

Trial date set for Grand Island standoff suspect

Trial date set for Grand Island standoff suspect

A man arrested following a 6-hour standoff this summer in Grand Island will head to trial this winter.

What's Blue, 300 Pounds and Is Trolling for Your Attention?

What's Blue, 300 Pounds and Is Trolling for Your Attention?

What's blue, weighs 300 pounds and is trolling for your attention?

New Poll Targets Property Taxes

New Poll Targets Property Taxes

You've heard it more than once, the number one political issue for most Nebraskans is property tax relief.

Now there's a new poll looking at one key plan to lower property taxes.

Kansas girl injured while tubing on Nebraska lake

Kansas girl injured while tubing on Nebraska lake

Authorities say an 11-year-old girl was injured while tubing with family and friends at Harlan County Lake in south-central Nebraska.

New arrest made in Grand Island murder case

New arrest made in Grand Island murder case

A new arrest has been made over the weekend involving a Grand Island murder case from April.

Nebraska Releases Interactive Dam Map

Nebraska Releases Interactive Dam Map

River County has 11 high-hazard dams

Recall Petition Process Has Begun Against Broken Bow Mayor

Recall Petition Process Has Begun Against Broken Bow Mayor

A recall effort against Broken Bow Mayor Jonathan Berghorst has begun according to petition filer John Walters. Walters, filed the petition papers on August 30 asking for a recall of Mayor Berghorst for the following reasons:

All four YRTC escapees captured

All four YRTC escapees captured

KEARNEY - Authorities have apprehended all 4 females who escaped from the Kearney Youth Rehabilitation and Treatment Center overnight. First reports of the escape came around 1 AM from the BuffaloWatch EMA Alert system. The alert said that 4 females escap

Driver in crash that killed UNK students last year now facing felony manslaughter charges

Driver in crash that killed UNK students last year now facing felony manslaughter charges

A former Elm Creek woman facing 3 counts of motor vehicle homicide has had her charges amended to manslaughter.

GOP Lawmaker Has No Regrets for Anti-Trump Tweets

GOP Lawmaker Has No Regrets for Anti-Trump Tweets

No regrets and several thousand dollars in campaign contributions.

That's just a few of State Senator John McCollister's takeaways from a few anti-President Trump tweets from one month ago.

Nebraska State Fair wraps up

Nebraska State Fair wraps up

The 150th Nebraska State Fair is in the books.

Riders safe after tram stalls mid-air at Nebraska State Fair

Riders safe after tram stalls mid-air at Nebraska State Fair

About 45 people stranded on a stalled tram 40 feet above the Nebraska State Fair have been rescued.

Omaha Trolling for New Attraction

Omaha Trolling for New Attraction

One of Omaha's favorite tourist attractions is looking to be even more appealing.

SCAM ALERT: Calls claiming to be selling ads for Winter Sports Calendar

SCAM ALERT: Calls claiming to be selling ads for Winter Sports Calendar

Residents of Aurora are being warned of an ongoing scam in the area.

Police investigating after Grand Island home struck by bullet

Police investigating after Grand Island home struck by bullet

Grand Island Police are investigating after a house was struck by a bullet late Wednesday.

Broken Bow mayor denies latest grievance

Broken Bow mayor denies latest grievance

A central Nebraska mayor facing a growing list of grievances filed by city employees is denying the latest accusation against him.

Kearney Airport adds daily flights to Chicago

Kearney Airport adds daily flights to Chicago

Central Nebraska residents will soon have a new option for traveling to Chicago.

Grand Island road closed for sewer pumping

Grand Island road closed for sewer pumping

Grand Island's Waste Water Treatment Center is continuing to battle recent flood waters.

Farmers' loyalty to Trump tested over new corn-ethanol rules

Farmers' loyalty to Trump tested over new corn-ethanol rules

When President Donald Trump ordered tariffs on China that scrambled global grain markets, many U.S. farmers were willing to absorb the financial hit.

Juvenile arrested for making terroristic threats toward school

Juvenile arrested for making terroristic threats toward school

Authorities in Central Nebraska have arrested a juvenile for making terroristic threats toward a school on Tuesday.

School principal pleads not guilty in drunken driving case

School principal pleads not guilty in drunken driving case

A south-central Nebraska school principal accused of drunken driving has pleaded not guilty.

Jade Gun charged

Jade Gun charged

An eastern Nebraska man has been charged with manslaughter in the traffic crash death of a Murray woman A Month Ago.

Medicine Valley Schools on lockout

Medicine Valley Schools on lockout

Medicine Valley Schools in Curtis remain in lockout Tuesday morning as authorities investigate a social media threat.

GI sewers in danger of backing up

GI sewers in danger of backing up

Grand Island city officials say sanitary sewers are running at max capacity and are in danger of overflowing.

Cozad Looking To Build Off Successful 2018 Season

Cozad Looking To Build Off Successful 2018 Season

While it didn't quite end the way they wanted it to, the Cozad Haymakers are looking to build off a 2018 season that was an overall success.

Troopers Find 270 LBs of Marijuana, THC Cartridges in Traffic Stop

Troopers Find 270 LBs of Marijuana, THC Cartridges in Traffic Stop

Troopers with the Nebraska State Patrol has arrested a North Carolina man and seized around 270 pounds of marijuana and several thousand THC cartridges during a traffic stop on I-80.

Nebraska State Fair says parking unavailable at fairgrounds

Nebraska State Fair says parking unavailable at fairgrounds

The Nebraska State Fair says the parking isn't available Monday at the rain-soaked Fonner Park fairgrounds.

Husband in custody after woman shot in Grand Island

Husband in custody after woman shot in Grand Island

Grand Island Police say a woman was shot overnight and her husband was taken into custody.

Some Nebraska wildlife areas still closed by flooding

Some Nebraska wildlife areas still closed by flooding

State officials say some Nebraska wildlife management areas are still closed because of flooding and high water.

UNK To Begin E-Scooter Program This Week

UNK To Begin E-Scooter Program This Week

Students at the University of Nebraska Kearney now have a quicker way of getting class.

Tornado Watch Issued for Areas in Southern Nebraska

Tornado Watch Issued for Areas in Southern Nebraska

The National Weather Service has issued a tornado watch for five counties in south central Nebraska until 12 AM CDT.

WATCH: Rain hampers Nebraska State Fair

WATCH: Rain hampers Nebraska State Fair

Saturday's weather has caused some issues at the Nebraska State Fair with regards to transportation and the cancellation of scheduled events.

Reports say stolen Hy-Vee account information being sold

Reports say stolen Hy-Vee account information being sold

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — An Iowa-based grocery chain says it's aware of reports that hacked customer account information is being sold online.

Flood Advisory In Effect For Hall, Adams County

Flood Advisory In Effect For Hall, Adams County

The National Weather Service has issued a flood advisory for Hall and Adams County until Saturday evening.

Twiggy The Water-Skiing Squirrel Dazzles At State Fair

Twiggy The Water-Skiing Squirrel Dazzles At State Fair

The Nebraska State Fair is underway, and one of the Fair's most unique shows dazzled fans on Friday afternoon.

Anselmo residents in Boil Advisory

Anselmo residents in Boil Advisory

Residents of the Anselmo area are under a boil advisory until further notice.

Woman who set fire to Jim’s Bar in arnold sentenced to probation

Woman who set fire to Jim’s Bar in arnold sentenced to probation

The former Jim’s Bar General Manager who started the fire that burned down the central Nebraska bar in 2018, will now begin her probation after taking a plea deal with the state.

Strong winds turn over semis on Interstate 80

Strong winds turn over semis on Interstate 80

The Hall County Sheriff's Office says strong winds blew over semis early Friday morning.

New Grievance Filed Against Broken Bow Mayor

New Grievance Filed Against Broken Bow Mayor

The mayor of a central Nebraska city already facing legal troubles has yet another grievance to deal with.

7 Grand Island locations arranged for state fair shuttles

7 Grand Island locations arranged for state fair shuttles

Rain-softened grass parking lots have forced the Nebraska State Fair to expand shuttle service.

Authorities release name of Lexington assault victim

Authorities release name of Lexington assault victim

Authorities have released the name of a man who was fatally attacked in Lexington.

Load of potatoes burn in semi trailer fire

Load of potatoes burn in semi trailer fire

Nobody was injured after a semi trailer caught on fire late Tuesday night in Hall County.

Heavy rainfall as storms rumble across Nebraska

Heavy rainfall as storms rumble across Nebraska

Flood and storm warnings have been issued for much of Nebraska as storms rumble across the state.

Sherman County standoff ends with suicide

Sherman County standoff ends with suicide

A standoff with law enforcement in Sherman County lasted for more than two hours before ending with the suspect taking his own life on Monday.

Nebraska Teenager's Senior Pictures Honor Father Killed In Afghanistan

Nebraska Teenager's Senior Pictures Honor Father Killed In Afghanistan

A Nebraska high school student's senior pictures are gaining thousands of interactions on social media.

Kearney man convicted of assaulting jogger

Kearney man convicted of assaulting jogger

The Kearney man arrested for attacking a jogger near the UNK campus last month may now face a lengthy prison term.

Rippe Named as Hastings College Scott Scholars program

Rippe Named as Hastings College Scott Scholars program

The former director of the Nebraska Department of Economic Development has been named director of the Hastings College Scott Scholars program.

Grand Island Public Schools to start Tuesday after mold cleanup

Grand Island Public Schools to start Tuesday after mold cleanup

After the discovery of mold last week caused a delay to the start of the school year, Grand Island Senior High has passed inspection.

Sarpy Crash Reward Grows, Info Stalls

Sarpy Crash Reward Grows, Info Stalls

A month ago Sarpy County investigators were asking two questions.

Who provided the alcohol tied to a crash that killed four teen-age girls and where did the alcohol come from?

Kearney Police respond to "swatting" call

Kearney Police respond to "swatting" call

Kearney Police are the latest to fall victim to a hoax "swatting" call.

Linehan: New State Tax Law Finds Many Having 'Hard Time Adjusting'

Linehan: New State Tax Law Finds Many Having 'Hard Time Adjusting'

A new state tax law, aimed at protecting taxpayers, finds local governments having a "hard time adjusting," according to the lawmaker behind the law.

Man Found In Bar Parking Lot Dies, One Arrested

Man Found In Bar Parking Lot Dies, One Arrested

A man that was found in the parking of a Lexington bar has died, and one man has been arrested.

Severe thunderstorm warning for Pawnee County

Severe thunderstorm warning for Pawnee County

Severe thunderstorm warning for Pawnee County