EscaBEEs, plane crashes, and more: All of Thursday’s biggest stories from across Nebraska

Recap of all of Thursday’s biggest stories from across the state of Nebraska:

Zippia rates Missouri, Nebraska, Kansas as top firework states

Sidney police ask residents to be on lookout for invasive species of weed

Columbus Community Hospital to host healthy lifestyle class

80-year-old Lincoln man now faces murder charges in wife's death

From fireworks to scholarships

More possible victims come forward after business owner arrested for sexual assault

Plane crash in rural Iowa; Two people on board

Hy-Vee expects Dollar Fresh store to be ready in October

Nebraska fireworks stores and stands keep busy, but look for more from future laws

Headed to Tokyo: Hear from three Nebraska Paralympians

UNO's history-making chancellor officially in office

Group of 30 state senators voices opposition to proposed health education standards

Half-million dollars worth of bees swarm after truck gets stuck

Serious crash shuts down traffic near Bennet

Senators debate Nebraska's best 4th of July town

Robinhood settles lawsuit over UNL student suicide

Three injured in I-680 accident

Flash flood hits Panhandle

Graffiti vandals target D.A.R.E. Program & Epstein in central Nebraska

Save the Bees: Thousands of bees escape in Neligh

Small town Police Departments prepare for busy Fourth of July weekend

Electric: New option coming to Columbus

Moos gets moolah on his way out of Lincoln