Police Surround Columbus McDonald's; Employee Cuts Himself

COLUMBUS -- Earlier tonight multiple police officers converged on the McDonald's Restaurant at 3210 23rd Street in Columbus following an emergency call of a an individual who had possibly cut themselv... Read More

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 expected with this storm, which is moving northeas... Read More

NELIGH -- Neligh-Oakdale is losing nearly $315,000 in state aid next year, and tax payers will have to make up the lost funding. While Neligh-Oakdale scrambles for funding, its neighbor to the south - Elgin Public School - will receive nearly $50... Read More

NELIGH -- One of the true signs that spring has arrived in Neligh...the TK-Starlite Drive-In will open for the season on Friday. Two PG-13 movies - "Fast & Furious 6" and "Furious 7" -  will be shown on Friday, April 3 and Saturday, April 4.... Read More

NORFOLK - An event planning company in Omaha remains under fire by customers who claim they had their money taken and now can't get it back. With over 800 complaints filed and damages likely in excess of $500,000, the situation isn't likely to 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