Legislature Ends 2015 Session

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) - Nebraska lawmakers have concluded a 2015 session marked by high-profile votes on taxes, immigration, state spending and the death penalty. Senators and Gov. Pete Ricketts focus... Read More

COLUMBUS - Police are currently investigating two criminal mischief cases after two vehicles were vandalized Wednesday evening into Thursday morning. Columbus Police Captain Todd Thalken says the first incident was reported at 6:17 am Thursday mor... Read More

MADISON - The trial of a Woodland Park man facing charges of enticement by electronic device has been pushed back to September. Twenty-year old Michael Herlick appeared in Madison County District Court on Friday where he waived his right to a spee... Read More

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) -- An Omaha teacher accused of having sex with a 14-year-old student has been given jail time and probation. Ty Warner was sentenced on Wednesday to two months in jail and 30 months of probation. Warner pleaded no contest and was... Read More

NORFOLK - Last November, the Norfolk Police Department hired three new officers for the city force, and one of those three is already proving to be a leader. Derek Fryer was born and raised in Fremont, NE and moved to Norfolk two years ago to purs... Read More

MADISON - More changes could be coming to Madison city government, including to the position of city and economic development director. Last Friday, Mayor Alvin Brandl met with economic director Byron Brogan and informed Brogan that he was being l... Read More

Boating season is officially underway in Nebraska and the forecast for the upcoming weekend calls for perfect weather to set sail. Ann Avery is a spokesperson for State Farm and says according to claims submitted in 2014, 31% of all damage to boats w... Read More

NORFOLK - The Great American Comedy Festival is hoping the public helps roll out the red carpet for this year's comedians. The festival is holding its first ever red carpet kick-off event on Thursday, June 18th. The event will feature each of the ... Read More

UPDATE: The Iowa Department of Public Safety has cancelled an AMBER Alert issued Thursday afternoon. A DPS spokesperson says the two missing teens, Bayli Jordan and Jamie Panko, were found "safe and sound" in Cherokee County, Iowa. EVERLY, IA - O... Read More

COLUMBUS - A burglary case is currently under investigation after a home was broken into at Parkview Trailer Court. Columbus Police Captain Todd Thalken says a call came in at approximately 8:47 am Wednesday morning, after $165 and other minor mis... Read More

ELGIN - The name of the man killed Wednesday morning in a single-vehicle roll-over southeast of Elgin has been released. According to a press release from the Antelope County Sheriff’s Department, they were notified at 9:23 a.m. that a large cra... Read More