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Nebraska State Government Recognizes Teammates For Longevity

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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 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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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.

City eyes punishment for officials who leak session info

City eyes punishment for officials who leak session info

Proposals under consideration in an Omaha suburb could lead to the ouster of elected officials who leak information from meetings not open to the public.

Man pulled from sewer near Antelope Valley and N Street

Man pulled from sewer near Antelope Valley and N Street

Lincoln Fire and Rescue responded to reports of a man who was stuck in a sewer on Tuesday.

Canvas Board certifies Lakeview School Bond

Canvas Board certifies Lakeview School Bond

Voters are giving the go-ahead to millions of dollars of renovations in the Columbus Lakeview school district.

Yahoo could owe you $358 for data breach

Yahoo could owe you $358 for data breach

yahoo users can now file a claim for a piece of the $117.5 million class-action settlement related to massive data breaches.

Lincoln Fire and Rescue Hosts Ribbon Cutting at Station 12 Tuesday

Lincoln Fire and Rescue Hosts Ribbon Cutting at Station 12 Tuesday

Lincoln Fire and Rescue invited the public to a ribbon cutting ceremony for it's newest fire station.

Thayer Central eSports taking off as team enters second semester of competition

Thayer Central eSports taking off as team enters second semester of competition

Thayer Central had its first eSports competition of the fall season at Grand Island on Oct. 12 against eight other schools.

Man Involved In Flood Construction Zone Crash Set To Appear On Meth Charge In Otoe County

Man Involved In Flood Construction Zone Crash Set To Appear On Meth Charge In Otoe County

Meth suspect out of jail on a $500 bond provision

Lincoln teacher wins 'Oscars of Teaching' award at surprise assembly

Lincoln teacher wins 'Oscars of Teaching' award at surprise assembly

Today’s all-school assembly at St. Patrick Catholic School in Lincoln started with confusion for teacher Lyndsay Hartmann but ended with a moment she’ll never forget.

Auburn Parks Receive Call To Action As City Closes In On Season Without Its Master Gardener

Auburn Parks Receive Call To Action As City Closes In On Season Without Its Master Gardener

Short-handed city has plenty of overgrowth in parks after wet, warm end to summer

After Elimination of Levy, Beatrice Schools Looking for Technology Replacement Revenue

After Elimination of Levy, Beatrice Schools Looking for Technology Replacement Revenue

Searching for a new technology funding source, in the Beatrice Public School District

Southeast Community College Holds Ag Day, at Beatrice Campus

Southeast Community College Holds Ag Day, at Beatrice Campus

Giving area students the chance to examine agriculture careers, classes at Southeast Community College

Truck rolls over near Norfolk

Truck rolls over near Norfolk

A rollover car accident in Norfolk could have been a lot worse.

Man follows suspect who stole vehicle, crashed into cemetery fence

Man follows suspect who stole vehicle, crashed into cemetery fence

Lincoln Police say a man followed a suspect who stole his car until the reported thief crashed into a cemetery fence.

Nebraska tax collections above projections in September

Nebraska tax collections above projections in September

Nebraska state government collected more tax revenue than expected in September.

Local debut scheduled for movie shot in North Platte

Local debut scheduled for movie shot in North Platte

The local debut of a movie shot in North Platte is scheduled for Friday night.

LFR Chief Despain to retire in March 2020

LFR Chief Despain to retire in March 2020

Lincoln Mayor Leirion Gaylor Baird announced Tuesday that Fire Chief Micheal Despain will retire in March 2020.

Two arrested in Fairbury Tuesday on drug, weapons charges

Two arrested in Fairbury Tuesday on drug, weapons charges

The two residents were arrested for possession of a controlled substance (meth) and possession of drug paraphernalia. The male subject was further charged with felony possession of a deadly weapon.

Interstate section getting new name to end Iowa confusion

Interstate section getting new name to end Iowa confusion

A stretch of Interstate 680 in western Iowa will be renamed Interstate 880 to end confusion that officials say often occurs during flooding.

Handguns and cocaine seized on I-80

Handguns and cocaine seized on I-80

One person is in jail after a Seward County traffic stop on I-80.

Omaha police suspect man in series of convenience store robberies

Omaha police suspect man in series of convenience store robberies

An 18-year-old man is in Police custody after being arrested in connection to multiple robberies, including one late last week.

Teen Arrested after Crash of Stolen Pickup Truck

Teen Arrested after Crash of Stolen Pickup Truck

Council Bluffs Police arrested a 17-year-old male after a crash involving a stolen pickup truck early Monday morning.

Tech talent crisis sweeps Nebraska, business leaders warn

Tech talent crisis sweeps Nebraska, business leaders warn

Nebraska businesses say there are not enough people to fill technology jobs, and they’re calling it a talent crisis.

UNMC College of Dentistry celebrates opening of renovated Omaha dental clinic

UNMC College of Dentistry celebrates opening of renovated Omaha dental clinic

The UNMC College of Dentistry cut the ribbon on a more than $2 million renovation of their Omaha dental clinic at the Durham Outpatient Center Monday.

Doctors suggest people get their flu shots before the virus begins to spread

Doctors suggest people get their flu shots before the virus begins to spread

Even the healthiest people can get the flu and can spread it to those who are at a higher-risk.

A Nebraska study to prevent obesity diseases gets another $11 million grant

A Nebraska study to prevent obesity diseases gets another $11 million grant

The Center for the Prevention of Obesity Diseases received an $11 million grant to continue researching ways to make food healthier for people.

Despite being controversial, residents say Columbus Day should continue being celebrated

Despite being controversial, residents say Columbus Day should continue being celebrated

The flags were out in downtown Columbus and city offices were closed to celebrate the anniversary of Christopher Columbus's arrival in the Americas.

Geneva officials break ground at new fire hall site Monday

Geneva officials break ground at new fire hall site Monday

City officials welcomed Nebraska lieutenant governor Mike Foley, state senator Tom Brandt and many other guests for the ceremonial groundbreaking Monday afternoon.

eSports On The Rise In Nebraska High Schools

eSports On The Rise In Nebraska High Schools

eSports is not only growing across the country, but right here in Nebraska, as a variety of high schools around the state have established eSports teams in recent years.

GI High School Students Gives Cocaine to other student

GI High School Students Gives Cocaine to other student

Police say a 15-year-old girl brought cocaine into Grand Island Senior High School and gave it to another student.

Julian Filling Station Serves Historical Snapshot

Julian Filling Station Serves Historical Snapshot

Julian restores 1928 filling station, honors school teacher and tells the legacy of southeast Nebraska's French settlement

Police arrest man who ran from officers, took off clothes

Police arrest man who ran from officers, took off clothes

A Lincoln man was arrested on numerous charges after running from officers while taking off his clothes.

U of Nebraska offers buyouts to hundreds of tenured teachers

U of Nebraska offers buyouts to hundreds of tenured teachers

The University of Nebraska is offering buyouts to around 400 tenured teachers nearing retirement age.

Tip leads to arrest of woman driving stolen Mercedes Benz

Tip leads to arrest of woman driving stolen Mercedes Benz

A woman was arrested by Lincoln Police on Saturday after she was found driving a stolen Mercedes Benz out of Oregon.

Man caught stealing children's bike arrested for drug possession

Man caught stealing children's bike arrested for drug possession

Lincoln Police have arrested a man for meth possession after he was spotted stealing a children's bike.

Omaha mayor says she supports tax on vaping products

Omaha mayor says she supports tax on vaping products

Omaha’s mayor says she supports a proposal to expand a tobacco tax to including vaping.

Two Arrested in Norfolk for Burglary

Two Arrested in Norfolk for Burglary

Two people are in jail for burglary after police caught them being in a Norfolk home without permission.

BBB - Unclaimed rewards could be a hoax

BBB - Unclaimed rewards could be a hoax

The Better Business Bureau is warning of an "unclaimed rewards" scam.

BNSF investigates coal train collision

BNSF investigates coal train collision

Train crews with Burlington Northern Santa Fe were uninjured after two coal trains collided Friday night.

West Point High takes first place at the Northeast Area FFA Land Judging Contest

West Point High takes first place at the Northeast Area FFA Land Judging Contest

The results are in from last week's Northeast Area FFA Land Judging Contest.

Douglas County Corrections inmate dies

Douglas County Corrections inmate dies

The death of a 32-year-old Douglas County jail inmate is being investigated to determine why she died.

Airbag Deploys In Collision With Deer

Airbag Deploys In Collision With Deer

Weeping Water woman strikes deer on Highway 50

Search warrant alleges child pornography suspect planted hidden cameras in phone chargers

Search warrant alleges child pornography suspect planted hidden cameras in phone chargers

Newly released documents have revealed more about what led to the investigation into a Hastings man who killed himself prior to authorities attempting to serve a search warrant.

Suspect facing charges for knife assaults

Suspect facing charges for knife assaults

An early morning argument escalated into an assault that ended with two people injured and Kevin Ostorga, 18, jailed and facing charges.

Drivers Injured When Motorcycles Collide

Drivers Injured When Motorcycles Collide

Motorcycle riders injured at highway intersection near Plattsmouth's Webster Boulevard

Two arrested after Bellevue stalemate with police

Two arrested after Bellevue stalemate with police

A police stalemate lasting more than five hours came to an end Saturday afternoon with the arrests to two people in Bellevue.

Teen accused in Omaha murder now charged with shooting a second man

Teen accused in Omaha murder now charged with shooting a second man

Douglas County prosecutors allege the 17-year-old accused of murdering an Omaha tobacco store clerk also took part in a shooting two hours later that seriously injured a man in Northwest Omaha.

Omaha Man Dies Of Gunshot Wound After Barricading Himself In Home

Omaha Man Dies Of Gunshot Wound After Barricading Himself In Home

Omaha Police are investigating the death of Robert Jensen, 29, who died from a gunshot wound while barricaded in a home near 48th and Boyd Saturday afternoon.

Event supports families who have experienced infant loss

Event supports families who have experienced infant loss

On Sunday, dozens of people gathered in the Railyard to remember babies who have died and support families who have gone through pregnancy or infant loss.

Marching band offers chance to compete, chance to grow

Marching band offers chance to compete, chance to grow

Hours of planning and practice go into each performance, and Band Directors and Drum Majors agree that being part of a band is a good time to develop life skills and also be a part of a team.

Trial in Mollie Tibbets killing now pushed to February

Trial in Mollie Tibbets killing now pushed to February

The trial for a former farmhand charged with first-degree murder in the abduction and killing of 20-year-old University of Iowa student Mollie Tibbetts has again been delayed.