Buffett Institute hosting Thriving Children, Families and Communities Conference on Monday
Nebraska communities leaders are meeting in Kearney Monday to hear about early childhood education and its connection to economic development and community vitality.
Four Injured In Two-Vehicle Accident Near Norfolk
Four people were transported to the hospital following a two-vehicle accident near Norfolk Sunday afternoon.
More flooding likely along lower Missouri River this week
More flooding is likely along the Missouri River after heavy rains and flooding upstream in South Dakota.
Beatrice Educational Foundation Hosts, "The Luck of The Orange"
Luck of the Orange held to boost technology support in Beatrice Public Schools
Northeast Partners With Nebraska Supreme Court To Train Interpreters
Northeast Community College will be working with the Nebraska Supreme Court to provide more interpreters across the state.
Rivers returning to flood stage in northeast Nebraska
Northeast Nebraskans are once against doing some river-watching, and they aren't taking any chances when it comes to the possibility of flooding.
Lying prisoners: New laws crack down on jailhouse informants
An effort to more tightly regulate the use of jailhouse informants is gaining momentum across the country in the wake of exonerations of people wrongly convicted of crimes.
One Dead In Friday Evening Accident In Gretna
Sarpy County Officials say a man is dead following a Friday evening accident in Gretna.
Columbus schools holds annual 'Discoverer Dash' before game
It happened before Columbus High's home football game.
UPDATE: Elkhorn River levels rise in Antelope County
The Elkhorn river in northeast Nebraska has started to hit flood stages as water continues to come down from the west.
New Beatrice Firefighters Receive Badges
Badge ceremony held for three newest members of Beatrice Fire and Rescue
Lt. Gov. Foley Tries 'Wonder Net' At Opening Of Arbor Day Farm's Tree Top Village
Arbor Day Foundation Holds Ribbon Cutting ceremony for America's first Tree Top Village
Police release video of gas station robber
Omaha Police have released surveillance video of a robbery they believe is linked to a series of holdups in the metro on Thursday.
Nebraska ballot drive seeks to cap payday loan rates
Advocates for low-income families and children have announced a petition drive for a Nebraska ballot measure to cap the interest payday lenders can charge at 36% annually.
Nebraska high court upholds murder conviction of Omaha man
The Nebraska Supreme Court has upheld the first-degree murder conviction of an Omaha man sentenced to life in prison for the shooting death of another man.
Timetable Established for Building New Beatrice Fire and Rescue Station
Schedule established as City of Beatrice works toward new Beatrice Fire and Rescue headquarters
Beatrice Police Ticketing Motorists, Not Stopping for School Buses
Local police ticketing violators of school bus stop law
Nebraska tax collections above projections in August
Nebraska state government collected more tax revenue than expected in August.
Boyd County Water Line installed
A long-awaited permanent water line has been installed in Boyd County.
Sidney Police help Colorado authorities search for missing man
The Sidney Police Department is assisting Logan County Colorado authorities track down a missing elderly man.
Colorado man imprisoned in Nebraska child sex case
A Colorado resident has been imprisoned for sexually assaulting one of his art students in western Nebraska.
Canadian company cancels plans to expand in western Nebraska
A Canadian company has cancelled its plans to buy Cabela's former distribution center and create 300 jobs western Nebraska.
Rivers expected to return to flood stage this weekend
The Missouri River, Elkhorn River, and Ponca Creek are all expected to reach moderate flood stage this weekend.
Blue Jean Benefit helps Columbus Cancer Care Foundation grow
COLUMBUS, NE — No administrative costs, no charge to patients and no need to dress up.
Golf tournament that funds scholarships tees off in Columbus
The 28th Annual Wells Fargo Nebraska Open kicked off at the Elks Country Club in Columbus Thursday.
Inmate dies at DEC while serving life sentence
An Inmate has died at the Diagnostic and Evaluation Center in Lincoln.
Canadian company cancels plans to expand in western Nebraska
A Canadian company has canceled its plans to buy Cabela’s former distribution center and create 300 jobs western Nebraska.
I-80 Traffic Stops Reveal 200 LBs of Marijuana, Other Drugs, Firearm
Troopers with the Nebraska State Patrol have arrested four people and seized more than 200 pounds of marijuana during two traffic stops on Interstate 80.
Subject Arrested Near Gretna after Assaulting Trooper
The Nebraska State Patrol has arrested a Council Bluffs man following a incident at the Nebraska Crossing outlet mall near Gretna.
Ricketts touts USMCA at Husker Harvest Days
Governor Pete Ricketts joined Ag leaders from across the state Wednesday to talk about the importance of passing the new US Mexico Canada Agreement.
Nebraska homeowners to get $104.15 credit per $100K in value
Nebraska homeowners and farmers will get a slightly bigger tax credit this year to reduce what they would otherwise have to pay on their property tax bills.
Police identify bodies found at Grand Island motel
Police have identified the bodies found earlier this week at a Grand Island motel.
Clerk assaulted in attempted gas station robbery
Omaha police say a clerk was assaulted during an attempted robbery early Thursday morning.
US delays tariffs in "Good Will" to China
President Trump is delaying new tariffs on Chinese goods by a few weeks.
Two suspects in Fairbury homicide plead not guilty to felony charges in district court
Two suspects facing felony charges in the death of a Lincoln man in Fairbury plead not guilty in district court this week.
Judge Recesses Steven Caporale Trial, Until Monday
Gage County District Court trial delayed....will resume Monday
Judge facing ethics inquiry retires from Douglas County post
A judge facing a judicial ethics inquiry has retired from her juvenile court position in Douglas County.
Roads Closed in Brown County
Two days of heavy rains have made roads impassable in north central Nebraska.
Child in serious condition after vehicle hits him DEVELOPING
A child in Omaha is in serious condition after being hit by a vehicle Wednesday evening.
One man dies in Cedar County accident
One person is dead after an accident near the Discovery Bridge in Cedar County.
River Expected To Rise Two Feet By Sunday
Rain falls in unregulated Missouri River basin
NDCS reveals contraband found in searches
The Nebraska Department of Correctional Services has released photos of contraband confiscated during a lockdown and recent searches conducted at the Nebraska State Penitentiary.
Shooting Near 50th and Spaulding in Omaha
Omaha police responded to a report of a shooting near 50th and Spaulding Streets just after 2 PM Wednesday afternoon.
Personal aircraft makes crash landing at Lincoln airport
A small personal aircraft landed without landing gear at the Lincoln airport on Wednesday afternoon, prompting an emergency response.
Mayor's Hotline Pushing Back on Scooters
Omaha Mayor Jean Stothert says calls to her city hall hotline are running six-to-one against rental scooters that have been running around the city since a six month pilot program pushed off in May.
Imperial cars, homes slammed with fall hail storm
Folks in Imperial and the surrounding areas were some of the first to see severely damaging hail in a September 11th severe storm as it made its way across Nebraska from the west around 6:15 p.m. local time.
Roca Berry Farm's Ready for 2019 Season
Roca Berry Farm is a staple for people in southeast Nebraska.
Columbus housing tight, but city says more is on the way
If you've been trying to buy a home or rent an apartment in Columbus, you may have noticed that it's slim pickings.
Exchange Student Says Americans Less Likely To Talk About Politics Since Trump Election
Nancy and Norman Brown to host 20th foreign exchange student
Aubrey Trail files request for new trial
Convicted murderer Aubrey Trail’s attorney filed a request for a new trial, citing an outburst that led to him slicing his throat tainted the jury.
Grand Island-Hastings-Kearney Intercity Bus Route Public Meetings
The Nebraska Department of Transportation is conducting a feasibility study to deliver a future Grand Island to Hastings to Kearney intercity bus route.
Three Tornadoes Confirmed in Sioux Falls
The National Weather Service says they have confirmed at least three tornadoes in the Sioux Falls area from storms last night.
9/11 Tribute of Flags on display
An Omaha Rotary Club is honoring the 18th anniversary of 9-11 with a display of flags in a city park.
Storms cause widespread damage in Nebraska, South Dakota
Severe weather, including a probable tornado, struck South Dakota's largest city, leaving a trail of damaged buildings, downed power lines, fallen trees and some reports of injuries.
Trial Underway, For Blue Springs Man Charged with Distributing Methamphetamine
Drug trial begins in Gage County District Court, involving Nebraska State Patrol controlled purchase of methamphetamine
Lynch Going to Receive 500k for Disaster Recovery Housing Funds
The Nebraska Department of Economic Development has announced the recipients of a $3 million in disaster recovery funds from the Nebraska Affordable Housing Trust
Lincoln First Responder Gather to Honor 9/11 Victims
Nebraska law enforcement gathered outside the state capitol Wednesday to honor the first responders who lost their lives during the September 11th terrorist attacks.
AC unit causes Hastings house fire
An AC unit is responsible for a house fire in Hastings Tuesday evening.
Father, son killed in plane crash north of Valentine in South Dakota
A father and son were killed in plane crash north of Valentine in South Dakota last Sunday.
Nebraska Capitol to close on Saturday for water system work
The Nebraska Capitol will close to the public on Saturday to make way for work on the building's water system.
Little Panthers Preschool celebrates opening with ribbon cutting
The preschoolers of the Norfolk Public School district now have a building dedicated to them.
Freddy's restaurant may be coming to Columbus
A plan to bring a Freddy's Frozen Custard and Steakburgers is one step closer to becoming reality.
Trump offers 'total' endorsement of Nebraska Sen. Ben Sasse
President Donald Trump has offered a full-throated endorsement of Nebraska Sen. Ben Sasse despite Sasse's previous criticism of the president.
Gage County Board Unanimously Enacts Half-Cent Sales Tax, for "Beatrice Six" Judgment
Gage County puts in place half-cent sales tax, to assist in covering the "Beatrice Six" civil judgment, against the county
Krutz pleas no contest in fatal crash
The driver in a fatal crash in Stanton County will be sentenced in a couple months after entering his plea in court Tuesday.
Man found guilty in the murder of Fremont woman
A Douglas County jury took less than an hour Tuesday to declare Jeremiah Connelly guilty of murder.