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 (Omaha World-Herald News Source) - A 45-year-old motorcyclist died Wednesday afternoon at a hospital following a crash at the intersection of 11th and Grace Streets in north Omaha. Michael Laughlin of Omaha was taken to the Ne'... Read More

KEARNEY, NE (AP) - A new trial date has been scheduled for a man accused of sexually assaulting a University of Nebraska at Kearney student in Kearney. The new Buffalo County Court date for 19-year-old Prestin Melroy is July Second. He's pleaded '... Read More

GRAND ISLAND (AP) - Grand Island police are investigating a fatal shooting. The department said Thursday in a news release that officers sent around 9:15 p.m. Wednesday to check a disturbance call in northeast Grand Island found a 32-year-old man'... 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

LINCOLN — Gov. Pete Ricketts continued his offensive on Wednesday against legislative actions on property tax relief, calling a state legislative committee “tone deaf” to citizens’ cries for tax reductions. “They’re completel'... Read More

GLENWOOD, Minn. – FAST Global Solutions told its employees Tuesday that there will be a reduction in workforce sometime the week of April 29. A company press release says the reduction of about 10 to 15 percent of the workforce will impact both '... 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

LINCOLN, NE (Omaha World-Herald News Source) - Lincoln Police said one person was stabbed in the chest outside an apartment near the state capitol building on Wednesday morning. LPD said it happened around 2 a.m. near 17th & E Streets. Lincol'... Read More

HASTINGS, NE (Omaha World-Herald News Source) - A teacher and coach at Hastings St. Cecilia has been placed on administrative leave. The school confirmed in a statement that Tyler Hedlund is on leave effective immediately. “Last week the scho'... Read More

LINCOLN, NE (Omaha World-Herald News Source) - Late-winter moisture and flooding have kept farmers out of their fields, delaying corn planting in Nebraska and across the 18 major corn-producing states. The USDA’s National Agricultural Statistics'... Read More

OMAHA, NE (Omaha World-Herald News Source) - Central City was honored Monday by Gov. Pete Ricketts as the state’s 2019 “Showcase Community” for its economic development efforts, which include continuing local business growth and use of solar en'... Read More