Omaha, NE—On the heels of a mere two point reelection win, Omaha's Republican Congressman Don Bacon appears to be walking a fine line in the current government shutdown versus border wall debate. In a statement to News Channel Nebraska, Bacon '... Read More

A Bellevue woman critically injured in a shooting last week will not survive, a family member said Monday. Doctors at the Nebraska Medical Center will use organs from Brenda M. Henderson, 35, to help others, according to her stepfather, Rick Cline'... Read More

_informq.push(); LINCOLN - Six Nebraskans have been rewarded for positively impacting the lives of youth in need of a role model. TeamMates recently conducted the "Back to School Challenge" encouraging people to apply to become mentors with t'... Read More

SCOTTSBLUFF — The arrest of two Scottsbluff business owners will bring the debate about cannabidiol to a Scotts Bluff County courtroom. On Friday, Scottsbluff Police arrested Heather Kaufman Beguin and her son Dreyson Beguin on charges'... Read More

A 27-year-old Norfolk man was arrested Sunday after neighbors told police that he made them move their parked cars at gunpoint. Officers were called to the 200 block of South 16th Street about 8 p.m., a police spokesman said. Witnesses t'... Read More

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Authorities say one person was injured in a duplex fire that displaced several people in Lincoln. Firefighters were dispatched about 4 a.m. Sunday. Fire officials say the flames were contained to the kitchen area of one '... Read More

Nebraskans who’ve just signed up for health insurance for 2019 under the Affordable Care Act will have coverage come Jan. 1, officials with the lone insurer offering plans in the state said Monday. A federal judge in Texas ruled late Friday that'... Read More

LINCOLN, NE -- A fire at the Nebraska State Penitentiary prompted an emergency response Monday afternoon. Officials say around 3:15 PM, inmates started a fire inside a trash can. The inmates involved blocked staff members from entering the gallery'... Read More

OZARKS, Mo. (AP) — A Missouri poacher has been ordered to repeatedly watch the movie “Bambi” as part of his sentence in a scheme to illegally kill hundreds of deer. David Berry Jr. was ordered to watch the Disney classic at least once a mont'... Read More

A case of a paralyzing illness has been confirmed in a young Douglas County resident, marking the third documented case of the rare condition so far in Nebraska. The resident confirmed with acute flaccid myelitis is younger than 18 years old and h'... Read More

LINCOLN — Gov. Pete Ricketts on Monday named Jason Jackson, his chief human resources officer, to lead the Department of Administrative Services. Jackson will take on the new position while continuing his work as chief human resources'... Read More

LINCOLN, Neb. – Educators of preschool-aged children are invited to attend a free workshop in Norfolk on using literature books to teach science concepts. The Birds and Books workshop, scheduled for Jan. 15 at the Elkhorn Valley Museum from 6-9 p.'... Read More

_informq.push(); PLATTSMOUTH – The Cass County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a three-vehicle collision on Highway 75 south of Plattsmouth Monday afternoon. A red, 1992 Chevrolet pickup driven by 63-year-old Leonard Kaffenberger was at'... Read More

HARTINGTON, Neb. (AP) — A 28-year-old caregiver has been accused of stealing more than $14,000 from the northeast Nebraska man she's been helping. Cedar County Court records say Kayla Hansen, of Coleridge, is charged with abuse of a vulnerable a'... Read More