Severe Thunderstorm Warning for Cedar, Knox, Pierce Counties Until 5:45 P.M.

A severe thunderstorm warning is in effect for central Cedar County, southeastern Knox County, and northern Pierce Counties until 5:45 this afternoon. 60 mph winds and up to quarter-sized hail can be ... Read More

NEBRASKA CITY, NE - Very high fire danger is in place across eastern Nebraska, southwest Iowa and northwest Missouri this afternoon (Wednesday) in advance of a cold front. Scattered thunderstorms will develop late this afternoon over northeast Neb... Read More

GENOA - One victim has been life-flighted, with two others being sent to the hospital after a truck careened into a canal. The Nance County Sheriff's Office and Nebraska State Patrol responded to the incident southwest of Genoa near the Loup River... Read More

COLUMBUS - A 42-year-old has been apprehended after allegedly fleeing from police on a motorcycle. Columbus Police Department Captain Todd Thalken says officers attempted to stop Robert Spitz for a speeding violation when he fled North on Monaste... Read More

LINCOLN - University of Nebraska-Lincoln chancellor Harvey Perlman has announced he will step down as chancellor next year. In an email sent Wednesday, Perlman announced he will step down on June 30, 2016. Perlman noted that he picked April 1 to m... Read More

GENOA - Although details are few at this time, Nance County Authorities gathered southwest of Genoa near the Loup River District Canal late Tuesday afternoon. Unofficial sources tell Columbus News Team that a serious injury occurred near law enfo... Read More

NORFOLK -- Shortly before 5:00 PM Tuesday night, Norfolk Fire and Rescue received its first emergency call for a serious one-vehicle accident near South Side Salvage at 1801 South First Street. When EMS arrived, they determined that the roof of the v... Read More

NORFOLK -- A serious one-vehicle accident closed traffic on south 1st Street in Norfolk just before 5:00 PM Tuesday. First responders on scene arrived to find a vehicle on its side,  airbags deployed and at least one female victim needing immediate ... Read More

Cowboy Tye Sturgeon loped across the Nebraska border on horseback Tuesday to fulfill a vow he made to himself as a boy in Batesville, Ark. Actually, he watched for traffic in front of a Fremont County sheriff's deputy escort as his 12-year-old pai... Read More

LINCOLN - The all clear has been given at the state capital after an unattended briefcase was found in a corridor near the Rotunda. Senators were told to return to their offices just before 2 p.m. after the southwest hallway on the second floor wa... Read More

LINCOLN - A suspicious unattended brief case in a hallway corridor near Nebraska’s Unicameral Legislative Chamber caused an evacuation. The Chamber has forced State Senators to recess, and Sen. Paul Schumacher says officials are telling everyone... Read More