Kansas Man, Nebraska Woman Killed in NE Kansas Collision

BEATRICE – A Horton, Kansas man and an Upland, Nebraska woman were killed in a two-vehicle accident yesterday, south of Hiawatha, Kansas…in Brown County. The Kansas Highway Patrol identified on... Read More

Plastic Surgeon Operates on the Bald Bald Eagle Found South of Syracuse this Spring

Dr. Coleen Stice usually performs surgery on humans, but this week she had an entirely different type of patient — a bald eagle. Stice, an Omaha plastic and reconstructive surgeon, lent her skills to help the injured bird, found this spring wit... Read More

Hispanics Stores Join The Campaign

GRAND ISAND, Neb.- Five Hispanic stores in Grand Island and Hastings are joining a campaign aimed at healthier eating. The stores have partnered with the UNL-Extension office, local health departments and other community agencies to offer fresh an... Read More

170 Lincoln jobs lost with closing of call center

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Officials say 170 or so Lincoln jobs will be lost with the closing of another call center. The Lincoln Journal Star reports (http://bit.ly/2u8gcUw ) that the layoffs are scheduled to continue into August at Dr. Leonard's Hea... Read More

Design Firm Gathering Ideas for Norfolk's Downtown

NORFOLK - What do Norfolk residents want to see in their downtown? That’s the question the city is posing this week at two public forums, the first of which was held Wednesday evening. RDG Planning and Design of Omaha hosted the session, aski... Read More

ALERTA AMBER, child has been abducted from Omaha

OMAHA, Neb.- A child has been abducted from Omaha in/near Eastern Nebraska. The Omaha Police is looking for a child who was last seen at and is believed to be in danger. The child's name is Driver Smith. He is a 8 old male that was last seen weari... Read More

Broken Bow: A community on the move

BROKEN BOW -- Broken Bow continues to be “a community that’s on the move,” according to Mayor Cecil Burt. That proved to be true on Wednesday morning at yet another ribbon cutting. Opportunity Land Investments, LLC hosted its second Chamber ... Read More

CRIME STOPPERS - WEEK OF JULY 19

FREMONT - Check out this week’s Crime Stoppers report from Lt. Bottorff with the Fremont Police Department. "Our agency is investigating a theft of a puppy case #2282. The incident took place in the 2400 block of E. 1st Street when an unknown p... Read More

Crowd Protests GI Budget Cuts

GRAND ISLAND, Neb.- Upset with possible budget cuts an overflow crowd filled Grand Island City Hall for a five hour-long debate Tuesday night. The city's plan to cut 20 jobs has residents furious. The cuts include police, fire, parks and the li... Read More

Judge Grants Rescheduled Sentencing, in Beatrice Drug Case

BEATRICE – A Beatrice woman has been granted a delay in her sentencing hearing, on drug and child abuse convictions.  Whitney Cooper pleaded no contest on May 30th to attempted possession of methamphetamine and negligent child abuse, both misdemea... Read More

Police ask for help finding missing woman

OMAHA, Neb. - The Omaha police department is looking for a woman who has gone missing and her 2 year-old son may be with her. On Wednesday Omaha police responded to a a call regarding a missing adult at 2868 Bauman Avenue. The Omaha police has... Read More