The lethal injection protocol that was used in 2018 to execute a Nebraska prisoner survived a legal challenge Friday from death penalty opponents who had hoped to overturn it to prevent the state from carrying out capital punishment.
UPDATE: Police seek assistance locating two suspects in truck theft
Omaha Police investigators are in need of assistance locating two females in the photos below.
Nebraska warrant issued for semi driver in fatal crash
A warrant has been issued for a California man involved in a construction zone crash in Nebraska that killed three people.
Kerrey Trusts Biden But Ukraine a 'Significant Distraction'
While insisting that former Vice-President Joe Biden is the Democrats best bet to defeat President Trump, former Senator Bob Kerrey tells News Channel Nebraska that the Biden family Ukraine connections are a "significant distraction."
Students check out manufacturing in Columbus
Thursday was Manufacturing Day in Columbus.
Authorities ID man killed in Buffalo County crash
Authorities have identified a person killed in a central Nebraska crash as a 38-year-old Elm Creek man.
Kearney woman gets federal prison for prison related meth deal
A Kearney woman is going to federal prison for her part in a drug deal at her home last winter.
Bankers survey shows improved rural economy in October
The latest survey of bankers in rural parts of 10 Plains and Western states showed an improved rural economy this month, but the ongoing trade disputes continue weighing on the economy.
Suspect in stabbing arrested for attempted murder
Council Bluffs Police say 41-year-old Jerome Daniels has been arrested for attempted murder in an assault that left an acquaintance hospitalized with two knife wounds to the chest.
Too Many Jobs, Not Enough Workers
Across the Nebraska, and the entire United States, businesses are struggling to find workers.
Hope Crisis Center Shows Off Their New Facility During Open House
The Hope Crisis Center in Fairbury held an open house and ribbon cutting on Thursday for their new building in downtown Fairbury.
Nebraska’s average composite ACT score drops slightly
Officials say Nebraska’s average composite ACT score dropped for the 2019 graduating class but is among the highest of the 15 states that test almost all students.
Bellevue Sexual Assault Suspect Arrested
Bellevue Police have arrested a man in connection with a domestic abuse investigation that happened while the victim was a juvenile.
Platte Valley Literacy Association receives grant from First National Bank
COLUMBUS - The Platte Valley Literacy Association (PLVA) is getting a boost from First national Bank of Omaha in the form of a $12,000 grant.
Norfolk Public Library receives Great Stories Club grant from the American Library Association
Norfolk Public Library has been selected as one of 35 libraries nationwide to take part in the Great Stories Club, a reading and discussion program for teenagers.
U.S. Census Bureau opens its Nebraska office in Lincoln
The U.S. Census Bureau has opened its Nebraska office in Lincoln as it prepares for the 2020 count.
Lyons Man Injured in Accident on Hwy 32
The Stanton County Sheriff's Office says a car accident outside of Madison Wednesday night could have been much worse.
Lincoln woman scammed out of 8K
A Lincoln woman is out over $8,100 after falling victim to an online scam.
Police looking for shoplifting suspect who pulled knife on employees
Lincoln Police are working to find an armed shoplifting suspect.
Economic slowdown drags Union Pacific 3Q profit down 2%
The slowing economy and ongoing trade disputes are dragging railroad profits down in the second half of the year.
Prison Terms announced for Three Gage County Men, in Separate Cases
Four men learn fate in Gage County drug, theft cases on Wednesday
Hastings man arrested following crash into McDonald's
Hastings Police said an arrest has been made involving the accident at the McDonald's restaurant in south Hastings.
Authorities: At least 1 killed in Buffalo County crash
Authorities say at least one person has been killed and another injured in a Buffalo County collision.
Police Say Council Bluffs Man Stabbed in Chest
Council Bluffs police say a suspect was taken into custody after a man was stabbed in the chest late Wednesday night.
Two hospitalized after Colfax County shooting
An investigation is underway into a shooting in eastern Nebraska that left two men with serious injuries.
Two arrested for 2017 fire to claim insurance
There are now two people arrested for a fire on Christmas day in 2017.
Atkinson Northeast Community College Student Gets National Scholarship
A Northeast Community College student has earned national recognition.
Former Hamburg Superintendent Sentenced To Prison
Sellon to serve two years
Update on semi-car crash in Norfolk
Emergency crews in Norfolk treated at least one person after two vehicle accident early Wednesday afternoon.
Kerrey Backing Biden, Sees Him as Best Bet to Beat Trump
Former Nebraska Senator Bob Kerrey says when it comes to picking the next President he trusts Joe Biden to do the job.
Nebraska State Government Recognizes Teammates For Longevity
State agency employees recognized during ceremony at the Beatrice State Developmental Center
Church In Restoration Phase After Lightning Strike
Lightning strike causes two fires at Talmage church
Man caught with drugs in Lincoln high school parking lot
A 24-year-old man was arrested Monday after being found in a Lincoln high school parking lot with drugs.
Susan Hart Exhibits At KHN Center For the Arts
Gallery talk scheduled 5 p.m. on Oct. 17
Norfolk man arrested on felony drug charges and gun violation
A Norfolk man was arrested early Monday morning on drug charges and a gun violation after being pulled over in Stanton County.
Tecumseh Highlighted In Annual Byway 136 Event
Trail of Treasures goes from Brownville to Colorado
New Moon Theater in Neligh in need of volunteers to dismantle building's tower
NELIGH - The New Moon Community Theater in Neligh is looking for volunteers as they prepare for a round of renovations.
Bellevue Daycare employee arrested for Felony Child Abuse
A Bellevue daycare worker has been arrested for felony child abuse after police say a 2-year-old was injured at the daycare.
Cherry County Wind turbine project permit approved
Cherry County Courtroom as Commissioners approved the conditional use permit for the Cody Kilgore Wind Turbine Project Tuesday afternoon, but not without a few revisions.
Charges added to Jamie Rodriguez's case at hearing
A Norfolk woman accused of shooting a passenger in her car in February had two charges added to her case at a hearing Wednesday morning.
Shooting that injured one and damaged property under investigation
One person is injured after a shooting in Omaha Tuesday night.
Woman Assaults Nurse at Hospital
A woman is in jail after assaulting a nurse at Bryan East Hospital in Lincoln.
Two Injury Accidents Investigated by Gage County Law Officers
Emergency personnel respond to injury accidents south of Beatrice and north of Odell
Sons of Italy marks new beginning with new sign
A metro organization is rising from the ashes and is one step closer to re-opening after a fire back in 2017.
Lincoln woman accused of threatening boy with knife after hot dog argument
A Lincoln woman is being charged with felony child abuse and terroristic threats after an argument that started over hot dogs, according to documents filed in Lancaster County Court.
Man gets 4-5 years for groping girl at Lincoln church
A man accused of groping a girl at a Lincoln church has been imprisoned.