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Flu causes school cancellation at Zion Lutheran

Flu causes school cancellation at Zion Lutheran

A northeast Nebraska school has canceled classes because of the flu.

Two arrested for drugs, firearm violations

Two arrested for drugs, firearm violations

Two people were arrested after they were called in for sitting at a gas pump too long and were found to be in possession of drugs and a firearm.

Omaha Police Arrest Man In Connection With Shooting

Omaha Police Arrest Man In Connection With Shooting

Omaha Police have arrested a man in connection with a shooting investigation last week.

Police: 1-year-old Omaha girl overdosed on prescription pills

Police: 1-year-old Omaha girl overdosed on prescription pills

Two women were arrested last week after a toddler overdosed in Omaha.

Nebraska man arrested in Kansas

Nebraska man arrested in Kansas

The Kansas Bureau of Investigation said a Nebraska man involved in a fight with a sheriff's deputy who fired shots at him has been arrested.

LPD investigating armed home invasion in central Lincoln on Sunday night

LPD investigating armed home invasion in central Lincoln on Sunday night

Lincoln Police are searching for two suspects after an armed home-invasion-style robbery which occurred Sunday night.

Columbus mayor talks development in 2019, future in 2020 during address

Columbus mayor talks development in 2019, future in 2020 during address

Mayor Jim Bulkley did some reflecting on 2019 Monday night.

State senator files for re-election

State senator files for re-election

Sen. Bruce Bostelman of Brainard made it official Monday.

19 babies born to 19 NICU nurses in the same unit in 2019

19 babies born to 19 NICU nurses in the same unit in 2019

The year 2019 is leaving an impact on the Methodist Women's Hospital, specifically in the NICU.

Norfolk Card Skimmers Update

Norfolk Card Skimmers Update

Norfolk Police have released more details on the card skimmers at several Norfolk gas stations.

Longtime SCC Coach Bill Campbell Retiring...Former Star Player Picked to Head Golf Team

Longtime SCC Coach Bill Campbell Retiring...Former Star Player Picked to Head Golf Team

Former star Southeast Community College golfer named Head Coach, for the Storm

Presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg visits Council Bluffs

Presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg visits Council Bluffs

Presidential hopeful Pete Buttigieg stopped in Council Bluffs Saturday night to discuss policy, caucuses, and local issues with Nebraska and Iowa voters.

LPD responds to firearm threat at McDonalds

LPD responds to firearm threat at McDonalds

Lincoln police are investigating a firearm threat that took place at a McDonald's restaurant on Sunday.

Police say skimming devices placed on Norfolk gas pumps

Police say skimming devices placed on Norfolk gas pumps

Authorities are advising northeast Nebraska residents to be aware when paying for gas at the pump.

Columbus drivers say main roads okay following snow

Columbus drivers say main roads okay following snow

The National Weather service said Columbus got up to three inches of snow in some areas Friday.

Madison County Sheriff Urges Caution on Roads

Madison County Sheriff Urges Caution on Roads

The Madison County Sheriff's Office is advising motorists to drive drive safe and use caution during the latest winter storm hitting northeast Nebraska.

Snow, freezing rain rake eastern Nebraska on Friday

Snow, freezing rain rake eastern Nebraska on Friday

A winter weather system moving across the country is dropping snow, sleet and freezing rain on eastern Nebraska.

101 Pounds Of Pot Seized By Police

101 Pounds Of Pot Seized By Police

Lincoln Police took more than 100 pounds of pot off the streets Thursday morning.

Man cited for interfering with firefighters

Man cited for interfering with firefighters

Lincoln Police cited a 28-year-old man for interfering with firefighters after burning and melting grapes, plastic, and other items in his apartment.

Omaha experiences snow covered streets

Omaha experiences snow covered streets

The Omaha metro area is dealing with the latest round of snowfall.

Ice and snow falling in Fremont

Ice and snow falling in Fremont

Residents in Fremont are getting a little bit of everything weather-wise Friday.

Singing Supt. is Back

Singing Supt. is Back

The singing superintendent is back with another school closing announcement.

Lincoln expects up to 3 inches and 50mph wind gusts

Lincoln expects up to 3 inches and 50mph wind gusts

Our snow coverage continues today as we check in with Brandon Aksamit who has the latest from Lincoln.

Lincoln woman missing since November

Lincoln woman missing since November

Justine Miller, 36 years old, was reported missing by family on November 19th, just after 9pm.

CHS game times changed due to weather

CHS game times changed due to weather

Columbus High School announced its basketball games against Lexington have been pushed back because of the forecast.

Woman facing charges for reportedly throwing explosive through window of home

Woman facing charges for reportedly throwing explosive through window of home

A Lincoln woman is facing charges after reportedly throwing an explosive device through the window of a home.

Surveillance video shows person vandalizing door and steps of South Street Temple

Surveillance video shows person vandalizing door and steps of South Street Temple

Lincoln Police are investigating after a Jewish temple in Lincoln was vandalized with a swastika.

Three suspects arrested after armed robbery at Elder Jewelry

Three suspects arrested after armed robbery at Elder Jewelry

Lincoln Police have arrested three people in connection with a South Lincoln jewelry store robbery from Wednesday evening.

Omaha area health officials investigating string of TB cases

Omaha area health officials investigating string of TB cases

Health officials in eastern Nebraska say they're investigating a string of tuberculosis cases in the Omaha area.

Omaha Man Sentenced to Prison for Distribution of Child Pornography

Omaha Man Sentenced to Prison for Distribution of Child Pornography

An Omaha man has been sentenced to more than 6 years in prison for distribution of child pornography.

Omaha police arrest missing inmate

Omaha police arrest missing inmate

An inmate who failed to return to the Community Corrections Center in Lincoln has been arrested.

Beatrice Board of Public Works Considers Energy Efficiency Loan Program

Beatrice Board of Public Works Considers Energy Efficiency Loan Program

Beatrice officials mull replacement of energy efficiency rebate program, with low-interest loans

Columbus chamber warns local businesses about suspicious phone calls

Columbus chamber warns local businesses about suspicious phone calls

The chamber said the company's legitimacy is suspect and wants to remind local merchants and organizations to ask lots of questions if they get calls like this.

Trial set for woman accused of Council Bluffs slayings, firing at officers

Trial set for woman accused of Council Bluffs slayings, firing at officers

A February 18th trial start has been scheduled for a woman charged with the shooting deaths of two men and the attempted murders of two law officers in western Iowa.

HUD Awards Over $8.7 Million to Local Homeless Programs

HUD Awards Over $8.7 Million to Local Homeless Programs

Nebraska homeless programs are getting a big boost from Washington D.C.

Nebraska State Troopers Respond to Numerous Winter Weather Mishaps

Nebraska State Troopers Respond to Numerous Winter Weather Mishaps

State Patrol troopers busy from Friday through Sunday, with winter-related wrecks

Columbus hospital continues to offer life-saving courses

Columbus hospital continues to offer life-saving courses

CCH said blood loss is the culprit of 35 percent of pre-hospital deaths.

Colfax County Board approves consent letter on refugees

Colfax County Board approves consent letter on refugees

The Colfax County Board of Commissioners has given the okay for refugee resettlement.

Two teens steal car, run from officer

Two teens steal car, run from officer

Two teenage girls face felonies after police say they stole a car.

More flu deaths reported in Douglas County over 65-years-old

More flu deaths reported in Douglas County over 65-years-old

The flu is getting even more deadly in Nebraska. Four more people, over 65, in Douglas County have died from the flu, according to the Douglas County Health Department.

Papillion Landing recreational facility opens in time for New Year's resolutions

Papillion Landing recreational facility opens in time for New Year's resolutions

The Papillion Landing is open for business and hundreds have already passed through the doors once they opened Monday morning.

College of Dentistry helps bridge the gap between Nebraska students and dentists

College of Dentistry helps bridge the gap between Nebraska students and dentists

With a camera and a tablet, a school nurse's office transforms into a dental clinic.

Nicholas Avery makes plea in Child Enticement Case

Nicholas Avery makes plea in Child Enticement Case

Nicholas Avery pleaded no contest Monday to first-degree sexual assault of a child. A Sarpy County judge found him guilty.

Police: Man shot to death in Millard was accused of stealing $400 worth of marijuana

Police: Man shot to death in Millard was accused of stealing $400 worth of marijuana

New details in the death of a man shot and killed in the Millard area were revealed Monday morning in court.

Norfolk Mayor is running for re-election

Norfolk Mayor is running for re-election

Norfolk Mayor Josh Moenning is seeking a second term in office.

Police investigating multiple burglaries at apartment complex

Police investigating multiple burglaries at apartment complex

Lincoln Police are searching for suspects after a number of burglaries were reported at the Latitude apartments on Sunday.

Nebraska Medicaid head steps down as state expands coverage

Nebraska Medicaid head steps down as state expands coverage

The director of Nebraska's Medicaid program is stepping down in the middle of the state's effort to expand coverage under the federal health care law.

Lincoln convenience store robbed at gunpoint overnight

Lincoln convenience store robbed at gunpoint overnight

Lincoln Police are working to identify a man who held up Casey's General store Monday morning.

Veil announced as new UNL Dean of Journalism and Mass Communications

Veil announced as new UNL Dean of Journalism and Mass Communications

University of Nebraska Lincoln's College of Journalism and Mass Communications has a new Dean.

Mom sues city, county over police chase crash death of son

Mom sues city, county over police chase crash death of son

The mother of a Nebraska teenager killed when a stolen vehicle crashed during a police chase is seeking $1 million each from Lincoln police and Lancaster County.

North Bend putting grant money toward levee repair

North Bend putting grant money toward levee repair

If the levee washed away, there would be nothing to protect the town from floodwater.

New Miss Nebraska USA crowned

New Miss Nebraska USA crowned

A new Miss Nebraska USA was crowned Sunday night in Omaha.

Norfolk Man Arrested for Domestic Assault

Norfolk Man Arrested for Domestic Assault

A Norfolk man has been arrested for domestic assault and child abuse after police say he pushed a woman and smashed her cell phone.

Madison County Fair announces entertainment lineup

Madison County Fair announces entertainment lineup

The Madison County Fair is diversifying its entertainment lineup this year.

Omaha Police Investigating Early Sundy Morning Shooting

Omaha Police Investigating Early Sundy Morning Shooting

The Omaha Police Department is investigating a shooting which took place early Sunday morning.

Nebraska energy plant ordered to pay unpaid landfill bills

Nebraska energy plant ordered to pay unpaid landfill bills

A northeastern Nebraska renewable energy plant has been ordered to pay $32,531 to a landfill for failing to pay for waste services.

Lower Big Blue Natural Resources District Elects Officers

Lower Big Blue Natural Resources District Elects Officers

Board officers elected for the Lower Big Blue NRD Directors

Ag society addressing issues found in audit

Ag society addressing issues found in audit

A state audit on the Platte County Agricultural Society says the organization needs to improve internal control over financial reporting and compliance with laws and regulations.

Former York County public defender takes plea deal in Fillmore County court Thursday

Former York County public defender takes plea deal in Fillmore County court Thursday

Fillmore County District Court records say 60-year-old Nancy Waldron, of Exeter, pleaded no contest Thursday to attempted theft.

Authorities arrest wanted man in north Lincoln

Authorities arrest wanted man in north Lincoln

Lincoln Police, with help from the Nebraska State Patrol have arrested a man wanted in connection with a shots fired incident last November.

USACE Issues PSA on Missouri Basin

USACE Issues PSA on Missouri Basin

Colonel John Hudson, Commander of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Omaha District issued a public service announcement Friday regarding recovery efforts along the Missouri River Basin.

Driver who hit kids in Papillion crosswalk, killing 10-year-old girl, pleads guilty

Driver who hit kids in Papillion crosswalk, killing 10-year-old girl, pleads guilty

The driver who struck two children in a crosswalk in Papillion last summer, resulting in the death of one of them, pled guilty Friday in Sarpy County court to motor-vehicle homicide.

Woman dies in Omaha crash near 144th and Fort

Woman dies in Omaha crash near 144th and Fort

A Bennington woman is died after a car crash in northwest Omaha.

Animals rescued from Lincoln home after neighbors' concerns

Animals rescued from Lincoln home after neighbors' concerns

Four animals were rescued from a house in the Havelock area on Thursday morning after the dog's owner was arrested for child neglect.

Man arrested for trespassing after he enters woman's home

Man arrested for trespassing after he enters woman's home

Lincoln Police said a 36-year-old man was arrested after he walked in uninvited to the home of a 20-year-old woman he was reportedly stalking.

Southeast Corner of Nebraska Could See Heaviest Snow Today

Southeast Corner of Nebraska Could See Heaviest Snow Today

Wintry weather expected to cross southeast corner of Nebraska