Omaha, NE.—A man walking his dog is run over and killed. Several people in several other accidents are injured. That’s just part of the recent safety scorecard surrounding the garbage company that will be picking up Omaha’s trash if Mayor'... Read More

WAKEFIELD - Students and staff at Wakefield Public Schools are preparing for the worst with a school-wide active shooter drill. Law enforcement from across Northeast Nebraska gathered in the town before the drill to organize and run through the '... Read More

Omaha, NE.—More than a month after the Flood of 2019 left Nebraskans looking for help from the federal government, the bulk of that help in the form of a federal disaster aid package is still on hold in Washington. As News Channel Nebraska's Joe'... Read More

NORFOLK - The Northeast Nebraska community came together to give back to a Nebraska State Patrol Trooper who gave so much to help them. Law enforcement, first responders and the public gathered at the Northern Heights Baptist Church in Norfolk o'... Read More

Omaha, NE.—The folks behind a struggling attempt to recall Omaha Mayor Jean Stothert insist they are not dead yet. Over the weekend the founder of the movement unexpectedly dropped out citing family reasons but told his Facebook readers that he '... Read More

Omaha, NE.—These are tough tax times for Governor Pete Ricketts. Just hours before one panel of state lawmakers goes public with a plan that includes tax hikes the governor opposes, another key panel is pushing back on a Ricketts tax cut. The'... Read More

ROYAL, NE — It’s hard to believe anything newsworthy could come from Royal, Nebraska: population 81.  That was largely the case until the 90s when the zoo opened.  It was still mostly true until 2005 when the zoo’s chimpanzees escaped, race'... Read More

Though stagnant water can be an appealing breeding ground for mosquitoes, it's still early to know if floodwaters will impact this season's mosquito population. When the flooding occurred in March, temperatures were still cool. Cool weather is not'... Read More

COLUMBUS - The Columbus Police Department has announced they have found a missing juvenile. In a Twitter post Friday afternoon, the Columbus Police Department says they have located 16-year-old Desiree Mausbach. Mausbach was reported missing fr'... Read More

Omaha, NE.—In the ongoing fight for property tax cuts, Nebraska conservatives, from the governor on down, are far from like-minded on an answer. As lawmakers prepare for a key public hearing on taxes next week News Channel Nebraska's Joe Jordan '... Read More

LINCOLN - The University of Nebraska is continuing to help meet the state's workforce needs by putting a major emphasis on its STEM programs (science, engineering, technology, and math) across its four campuses. University President Hank Bounds s'... Read More

EDIT: The Nebraska Department of Transportation says they are re-evaluating the next steps in the letting process on the project and construction may still occur this year. ORIGINAL STORY: HUMPHREY - An ongoing project at the intersection of H'... Read More

FREMONT, NE (Omaha World-Herald News Source) - One person was killed and another was critically injured Thursday at the Costco chicken plant that is under construction in Fremont. Captain Jamie Meyer from Fremont Fire and Rescue says personnel w'... Read More