Omaha, NE.—A key late-day legal ruling has set up the likelihood that Democrat Bob Krist will challenge Gov. Pete Ricketts in November. Following several days of uncertainty the Nebraska Supreme Court late Monday ruled that Krist's name "should '... Read More

A 17-year-old was fatally injured Sunday morning south of Lincoln when her vehicle drifted into the oncoming lane and collided nearly head-on with a pickup truck, according to the Lancaster County Sheriff's Office. The Sheriff's Office s'... Read More

OMAHA - A Bancroft man is headed to federal prison for playing a part in the robbery of a northeast Nebraska bank last year. Fifty-six year old Lenn Zuhlke was sentenced to 17 months in prison in U.S. District Court on Monday. Authorities say Z'... Read More

NORFOLK - When Animal Care Supervisor Shane Hoadley found out about a pregnant dog set to be euthanized at a high-kill shelter in Tyler, Texas, he knew he had to act. “I have a friend who lives in the Fort Worth area that I was going to go see any'... Read More

NORFOLK — A current Norfolk Junior High School teacher will soon be the new principal of Norfolk Catholic High School. Norfolk Catholic School President Dr. Don Ridder announced today that Amy Wattier of Norfolk has been selected as the school’s'... Read More

COLUMBUS - As a part of a yearly educational course, tree trimmers got to see first hand, the damage power lines can cause. UNL-Extension's Kelly Feehan organizes the annual educational event, so tree trimmers can clock in their required 3 hours o'... Read More

LINCOLN — Nebraska Supreme Court Judge John F. Wright, who served 24 years on the state's highest court, died Sunday after a long illness. He was 72. The seven-member court's senior judge was appointed by then-Gov. Ben Nelson and to'... Read More

WAKEFIELD, NE — A northeast Nebraska wind farm is growing its relationship with two of the biggest tech companies in the world. Enel Green Power announced in a news release on Monday that its Rattlesnake Creek Wind Project in Dixon County will sel'... Read More

NORFOLK — An area school is the latest to deal with an alleged school threat. Norfolk Catholic High School Principal Jeff Bellar says administration heard that a student made a threat to the school last week.  He says the administrators worked wi'... Read More

Omaha, NE.—When Republican Congressman Don Bacon was running and eventually winning the Omaha House seat in 2016 then-Congressman Brad Ashford wasn't his only opponent: Bacon was also running against Nancy Pelosi. In their last debate Bacon link'... Read More

HARTINGTON - A Yankton man is accused of lying to authorities about a fatal accident. Twenty-six year old Derrik Nelson is accused of a misdemeanor charge of false reporting. Cedar County authorities say in court documents that the charge is related'... Read More

The eastbound lanes of Interstate 80 were closed Sunday night at the Waverly, Nebraska, exit due to a semitrailer truck fire. There was no immediate word on injuries. One lane was opened for eastbound traffic at 11 p.m. By 3 a.m'... Read More

Thirty drunken drivers were arrested in the week leading up to and including St. Patrick’s Day, police said Sunday. Of the 30 arrests for suspicion of driving while intoxicated, 22 were first-time offenders. Police said five DUI arrests were'... Read More

A 30-year-old Texas woman who was arrested on suspicion of criminal homicide after being accused of stabbing her boyfriend Saturday night in Omaha was defending herself, according to a relative. Amir Bey, 30, of Houston, died at Creigh'... Read More