NORFOLK - Once again Northeast Nebraska is coming together to help end childhood cancer. US92 Radio in Norfolk held their 19th annual St. Jude Radiothon Thursday and Friday. The two-day national event has raised millions of dollars to support t'... Read More

A 45-year-old man has been charged with two counts of first-degree murder in connection with the shooting deaths of two men in Holdrege earlier this week. Deputy Phelps County Attorney Natalie Nelsen announced the charges against Manuel '... Read More

Omaha Fire Chief Dan Olsen has fired the president of the firefighters union, citing an internal investigation of an alleged assault at a bar. Union leader Steve LeClair faces misdemeanor assault and disorderly conduct charges after a '... Read More

The Indiana man who was critically injured after a pileup on Interstate 80 Wednesday morning has died, law enforcement officials said Friday. Jason Palmer, 29, of Mishawaka, Indiana, died Friday from the injuries he suffered in a 11-vehicle pileup'... Read More

A former Fremont police officer was arrested Friday on suspicion of sexual assault of a child. Austin Williams, 33, was charged in a warrant with two counts of first-degree sexual assault of a child and other related charges, court docum'... Read More

LINCOLN — Gage County residents pleaded Thursday for state help in paying a $28 million federal judgment owed to six people wrongfully convicted for a 1985 slaying. The so-called Beatrice Six collectively spent more than 70 years in '... Read More

Licensing fees. Nebraska would waive initial health care licensing costs for young Nebraskans, low-income residents and military families under a bill advanced Thursday. Legislative Bill 112, introduced by State Sen. Sara Howard of Omah'... Read More

A Nebraska sheriff’s deputy charged with sexually assaulting a woman more than a decade ago is now linked to at least five other potential victims, and the investigation began with a polygraph test for a State Patrol job he was seeking. '... Read More

PERU - Dr. Paul Turman, Chancellor of the Nebraska State College System (NSCS), visited the Peru State College campus on Tuesday, February 19.  Turman began as Chancellor on January 2, 2019. Turman gave an all-campus address in the newly remodeled '... Read More

_informq.push(); Brittany Therese meets with Dr. Jorge Zuniga, Professor of Biomechanics at UNO (also Cyborg Beast) to look at a prosthetic hand created by their company!...'... Read More

TECUMSEH, Neb. (AP) - Authorities say they've identified five women who were sexually assaulted by a Seward County sheriff's deputy before he began his law enforcement career. Court records say 30-year-old Nicholas Bridgmon of Pleasant Dale is cha'... Read More

A jury has found an Omaha man guilty in one of two fatal shootings in August 2015 of which he was accused. Marcus Short, 29, faces a life sentence and hundreds of years in prison on a first-degree murder charge and three weapons charges. Short '... Read More

_informq.push(); HUMPHREY - The Nebraska Department of Transportation has announced that a Restricted Crossing U-Turn, also known as a RCUT, is needed to address concerns at the intersection of Highways 81 and 91 near Humphrey. The announceme'... Read More

WASHINGTON — Faster-growing salmon, apples that don’t turn brown when cut, disease-resistant livestock — these all represent the genetically engineered agriculture of the future. Nebraska’s Republican Gov. Pete Ricketts joined a '... Read More