_informq.push(); KEARNEY, NE (Omaha World-Herald News Service) - Fire officials are blaming combustible materials left too close to a gas oven for a reported structure fire in Kearney. The Kearney Fire Department was called to a multi-famil'... Read More

OMAHA, NE (Omaha World-Herald News Service) - A Bellevue teacher is being held on 275-thousand dollars bond after being charged in Sarpy County Court with six counts of possession of child pornography. 46-year old Roger Jaeger of Bellevue waived h'... Read More

When Union Pacific executives said they would try to run a more efficient railroad, they weren’t kidding: Barreling down the track is a plan to improve the company’s operating performance. As part of that plan, the company said Tuesd'... Read More

He had been in these very courtrooms, arguing on behalf of men who had committed crimes, big and small. Tuesday, Jeremy Jorgenson, the former Omaha attorney for serial killer Anthony Garcia, sat in Douglas County Courtroom 501, awaiting his own fa'... Read More

A young girl's cry for help and the quick reaction of a Lincoln police officer helped save a man from a duplex fire Monday. Lincoln Police Officer Taylor Murphy, who was in civilian clothes, was driving to work in her personal car when she was fla'... Read More

Citing an “unmet mental health crisis” in Sarpy County, the County Board on Tuesday approved a purchasing agreement for a $1 million plot of land for a future mental health crisis center. The center is expected to serve as a short-term emergen'... Read More

LINCOLN — Instead of enjoying a cup of coffee, Paige Ott began each morning by blowing into a Breathalyzer machine in downtown Omaha. And the Fremont woman repeated the chore each evening after she got off of work. Blowing into a tub'... Read More

SIBLEY, Iowa (AP) — A former football coach and teacher already serving Nebraska prison time for child sex offenses has pleaded guilty in an Iowa case. Osceola County District Court records show 40-year-old Kyle Ewinger entered the plea Monday t'... Read More

YORK - Voters in York have recalled their mayor during a special recall election held on Tuesday. The unofficial results were announced around 5:30 p.m. Tuesday, and the count was 1,358 YES, to 915 NO, to recall Mayor Orval Stahr. The ballot la'... Read More

_informq.push(); Brittnay Therese meets with Victor Winter, Co-founder of Bricklayer, to talk about what he does at UNO!...'... Read More

_informq.push(); WEST POINT, NE (Associated Press) — An official says a man was killed when a tree fell on him in northeast Nebraska's Cuming County. The accident occurred Saturday on a farm southwest of West Point. Cuming County Attorney'... Read More

_informq.push(); YORK - The York Fire Department was dispatched to Nutrition Services at Fourth and Division Avenue shortly after noon on Tuesday. According to York Fire Chief Mike Lloyd, they responded to a report of a fire in a grain dryer.'... Read More

_informq.push(); LINCOLN, NE (News Channel Nebraska) - A Lincoln police officer is being recognized for her bravery after rescuing a 40-year-old man from a burning building. The officer was driving to work Monday Afternoon and was stopped by '... Read More

PILGER, NE -- On the heels of an exclusive News Channel Nebraska investigation the Pilger Village Clerk, once hailed as a hero in the aftermath of twin tornadoes that leveled the town in 2014, has been fired. According to a news release the Villag'... Read More