Legislative Chambers Given All Clear After Evacuation

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. ... Read More

COLUMBUS - The Higgins Memorial Replica is getting closer to making its journey overseas. After months of coordination and orchestration, the boat built at Duo Lift Manufacturing in Columbus was hauled to Behlen Manufacturing Tuesday to be cr... Read More

LINCOLN – The U.S. Department of Agriculture has released the prospective plantings report for the upcoming growing season in Nebraska. According the the USDA, Nebraska corn growers intend to plant 9.3 million acres this year, unchanged from las... Read More

LINCOLN - As the legislature continues through the second half of the current legislative session, state lawmakers continue to mull a gas tax increase, Nebraska's first since 2008. The bill, LB 610 from Sen. Jim Smith of Papillion, would increase ... Read More

NORFOLK - The Northeast Nebraska Long Term Recovery Team is looking for volunteers to aid those affected by last June's tornadoes. They are looking for individuals to fill volunteer positions as Recovery Case Managers to develop relationships with... Read More

NORFOLK - The Ebola virus has stolen headlines worldwide over the past year, and now students at Northeast Community College will be getting a first hand education on how to care for an infected person. NECC will be holding an educational workshop... Read More

SCC among Nebraska employers honored by Department of Defense for extraordinary support Southeast Community College was one of 24 Nebraska employers honored recently for its support of employees who serve in the Nebraska National Guard and Reserve.... Read More

WAKEFIELD - Not just one, but two lucky winners emerged from Sunday's 2by2 drawing from the Nebraska Lottery, with both players winning the top cash prize. Both winning tickets were sold at Cubby's in Wakefield and are for the top prize of $22,000... Read More

STORM LAKE, IA -- A Wayne, Nebraska, woman says she's not guilty of selling meth to a police informant in Storm Lake, Iowa, while her 9-month old baby was in their car. 32-year-old Corina Reyes is charged with child endangerment, and a controlled ... Read More

STANTON - A 51-year old man is recovering after being assaulted in his home early Sunday morning as authorities continue their investigation into the incident. The Stanton County Sheriff's office says their officers responded to a call at around... Read More

COLUMBUS - If somebody said Easter egg hunts are only for kids, over 30 high schoolers would refute that claim. Members of the Columbus High girls soccer program gathered at Glur Park Monday evening for a friendly competition. Four teams of ... Read More