Omaha, NE.—The head of the Nebraska Democratic Party is under friendly fire today, told to resign for "repeatedly crossing the line" in the governor's race. Chairwoman Jane Kleeb is accused of running a behind the scenes campaign for governor an'... Read More

NEBRASKA CITY - A couple in a pickup truck hauling a Utah storage trailer escaped injury Thursday afternoon after they plunged off of a snow-covered Highway 2 west of Nebraska City. Norvin Kemp, 60, of Riverton, Utah, was westbound when the truck '... Read More

The snow appears to have moved out of the area, but it's still windy. Slick roads and sidewalks remain a concern. Hazardous travel conditions are expected throughout the day Thursday due to freezing drizzle/rain, stiff winds and snow across mo'... Read More

Omaha, NE.—On the heels of a federal investigation into worker safety on the kill floor, one of the country’s largest meat groups tells News Channel Nebraska that “risk” comes with the territory. Meat packers in Nebraska—folks on the kil'... Read More

BEAVER CROSSING - Authorities say two California men were arrested Wednesday after more than a quarter ton of marijuana was found in a traffic stop along Interstate 80 near Beaver Crossing. The Nebraska State Patrol says the stop happened just aft'... Read More

COLUMBUS, Neb. - A trailer started on fire in freezing temperatures in Columbus late Thursday morning. Around 11 a.m. the Columbus Fire Department were called to the 700 block of 33rd Ave. near the HWY 81 & HWY 30 intersection for smoke. Sm'... Read More

NORFOLK - An inaugural breakfast will be held in Norfolk to celebrate the life and vision of Martin Luther King Jr. In partnership with Northeast Community College, the Mayor's Diversity Council is holding the event at the Lifelong Learning Center'... Read More

COLUMBUS, Neb. - A Columbus sex offender was given one year's probation after being found guilty of violating the sex offender registry. 25-year-old Abraham Horta was given the sentence by Judge Robert Steinke in Platte County District court on Fr'... Read More

COLUMBUS, Neb. - A Columbus woman convicted of dealing pot in Platte County was spared prison time. 23-year-old Nicole Penfield was sentenced to two years of probation late last week by Platte County Court Judge Robert Steinke. Records say in '... Read More

COLUMBUS - A Columbus man is facing 51 years in prison after drunkenly firing a gun at a local home. James Chollar, 62, plead guilty to a class 1D felony charge for possession of a firearm by a felon, and 2nd offense DUI. Chollar fired a gun at'... Read More

COLUMBUS - Power officials are reporting that no outages took place in the local area, thanks to a shift in the storm to the south overnight. Power lines contested with heavy winds through out the evening, but thanks to the lack of moisture, power'... Read More

COLUMBUS - A Columbus man is set to be sentenced on Friday for a felony assault charge, after an incident back in August. Cristian Burgos plead guilty to felony 3rd degree assault, while charges for strangulation, terroristic threats, and use of a'... Read More

Light snow is covering frozen mist and fog around River Country, where a temperature drop of 35 degrees is reported over the past 17 hours. Plattsmouth reports 14 degrees this morning and light snow. Snow began at 3 a.m. Nebraska City reports l'... Read More

COLUMBUS - The Platte County Sheriff's Office is investigating an early morning burglary at Dickie Doodles Gas Station, and is asking for the public's help. The sheriff's office posted a photo of a white/gray older model Chevy Pickup on Facebook, '... Read More