Exclusive: Eyewitness/9-1-1 Caller Describes State Lawmaker as 'Erratic...Crazy Driving'

Omaha, NE.—Accused of driving drunk, Omaha State Sen. Mike McDonnell told fellow lawmakers, "I was pulled over for not maintaining my lane on I-80." But according to information obtained by News... Read More

The Krist Conversion

Omaha, NE.--It's Bob Krist's first full day on the campaign trail as a Democrat running for governor. During yesterday's kickoff Krist described himself as a "happy Democrat." But just days ago he was an independent and five months before that ... Read More

Krist Confirms: He's Running for Gov—As a Democrat

Omaha, NE.—If there was any doubt—and there wasn't—State Sen. Bob Krist removed it this morning: He's running for Governor as a Democrat. During a morning news interview with KFAB radio, Krist confirmed News Channel Nebraska's earlier report... Read More

Sources: Krist to Switch to Democrats for Gov Run

Omaha, NE—News Channel Nebraska has learned that State Sen. Bob Krist will drop his independent label and run for governor as a Democrat. The formal announcement is scheduled for tomorrow in Lincoln, when Krist is joined by Lincoln Mayor Chris B... Read More

Will Democrats' Latest Move Lure Krist?

Omaha, NE—Is the Nebraska Democratic Party up to more than meets the eye? Badly outnumbered by 217,000 Republican voters, Democrats are allowing independents to cast their ballots in future Democratic primaries starting with the May 15 primary. ... Read More

Democrats' Peace Plan: A Primary Problem

Omaha, NE.—A state Democratic Party peace plan is getting a loud no comment from a key player in the Omaha House race. Over the weekend the party put in place new rules that in effect urge party leaders not to take sides in primaries—starting ... Read More

Trump Twitter Target to Campaign in Nebraska

Omaha, NE.—One of President Trump’s newest Twitter targets is scheduled to make a spring-stop in Nebraska, putting Democratic Congressman Adam Schiff squarely in the middle of the Omaha House race. According to a Monday morning Trump Tweet, Sc... Read More

Aubrey Trail says He Accidentally Suffocated Sydney Loofe

Omaha World-Herald— In his latest phone call from prison, convicted felon Aubrey Trail said Monday night that he suffocated Lincoln clerk Sydney Loofe, but says the death was accidental. Trail also said he’s ready to die for what he did. ... Read More

Police Make Arrests Related to Schuyler Burglaries

SCHUYLER - Schuyler Police said they have made some headway investigating a string of burglaries with two recent arrests, and a third pending. The Schuyler Police Department posted on Facebook that they have arrested an 18-year-old and 19-year-old... Read More

Man Accused of Fracturing Woman's Skull Sentenced for Child Abuse

SCHUYLER - A man who fractured a woman's skull by allegedly stomping on it has been sentenced in a separate case for felony child abuse at a Leigh residence. Eric Schmidt, 37, has been sentenced to 40 to 60 month in jail after pleading no contes... Read More