UPDATE: One Dead After Thursday Crash North of Norfolk

NORFOLK -- A Norfolk man is dead following a two-vehicle crash on Thursday afternoon. According to Nebraska State Patrol Captain Paul Hattan, Kent Wilkie of Wayne was northbound on 1st street at the ... Read More

BEATRICE – The Nebraska Legislature’s Judiciary Committee has a full plate of things to deal with this legislative session, largely because of the state’s problem with prison overcrowding. State Senator Roy Baker, a committee member, says th... Read More

WAYNE – The Fred G. Dale Planetarium at Wayne State College begins its spring season Friday. The season boasts 29 unique shows and the opportunity to win a prize. The month of January is busy with “Earth, Moon, and Sun,” playing Friday, the ... Read More

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LINCOLN - On Thursday, January 18th, Senator Lynne Walz, of Fremont, introduced LB1093. LB 1093 is a bill designed to identify and address risks to resident safety at state-licensed facilities in Nebraska that operate with a history of continuing ... Read More

OMAHA, Neb. (WOWT) - A former staff member of the Child Saving Institute (CSI) has been arrested following an investigation into an alleged sexual relationship with a teen. The teen's uncle tells our sister station WOWT 6 News: "I hope it doesn't tra... Read More

VALLEY/OMAHA -- A strong storm system is expected to move into the region Sunday and exit to the east on Monday. The latest indications suggest light icing is possible on Sunday followed by heavy snow Sunday night into Monday morning. The exact track... Read More

LINCOLN, Neb. – Michelle Hobbs has owned "Blown" hair salon on South Lincoln for almost three years and said her customers regularly ask why she can't offer wine. "Can't serve it, can't bring it in, and we can't sell it," she said. She said she... Read More

BEATRICE -A counterfeit bill has turned up in Wymore.  Gage County Sheriff’s investigators say the fake ten-dollar bill was turned over to a sheriff’s deputy by the manager of a Casey’s General Store, in the southern Gage County town. The b... Read More

LINCOLN, Neb. - Two persons of interest in the disappearance and death of Sydney Loofe have been indicted on more than a dozen federal fraud charges. Bailey Boswell, 23, and Aubrey Trail, 51, are accused of defrauding two victims out of more than $40... Read More

LINCOLN -- Columbus State Senator Paul Schumacher introduced LB 1022 on Tuesday which would impose a one-cent annual tax for every 10 gallons of water used to irrigate agricultural and horticultural land. The money raised would go to a special fund ... Read More