Low Gas Prices Impacting Busiest Weekend for Summer Traveling

LINCOLN - Millions of Americans are expected to travel other Fourth of July weekend. AAA predicts more than 41-million Americans will go head on a summer road trip from July 1st to July 5th. Of t... Read More

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska health authorities have reported the state's first human case of West Nile virus for 2015. The Nebraska Health and Human Services Department said in a news release Thursday that someone who lives in the Central Dist... Read More

NORFOLK - Eating dinner by yourself can get a tad boring and if you're older, making the food could be quite a chore. So Home Instead of Norfolk decided to help out the elderly and create Sunday Dinner Pledge, a program that allows volunteers a chanc... Read More

COLUMBUS - A Columbus woman is facing felony fraud in Platte County Court after applying for, and accepting, benefits for children that do not live with her. Columbus Police Captain Todd Thalken says police officers responded to a Nuisance/Trash V... Read More

Looking for a quick weekend getaway? You don't have to travel far according to the VacationIdea Dream Vacation Magazine. They compiled a list of 17 beautiful spots in Nebraska you must visit. Some of the list included: Marina Inn Hotel in Sioux C... Read More

WISNER - Inside the Wisner Volunteer Fire Station you'll see an abundance of things that honor and celebrate the firemen. But let's not forget about the woman who run the fire hall. The Aksarben foundation certainly didn't, as they gave the Wisner Fi... Read More

NORFOLK - Smoke blanketed part of Norfolk south of Omaha Avenue Thursday morning thanks to a fire at the former Norfolk Livestock Market. Fire officials were dispatched to the Market on S. 1st St. around 10 a.m. A large pile of hay bales had caugh... Read More

COLUMBUS - A Columbus man is facing a jury trial for felony child abuse regarding an incident that took place in May. According to the affidavit, Columbus Police Investigator Jaymee Levander arrived to a residence at Carriage House Estates where 2... Read More

WEST POINT - A propane leak is being blamed for the explosion at the West Point Sapp Brothers distribution center on Wednesday. A news release from the Nebraska State Fire Marshal's office says a propane delivery truck was being serviced in the ga... Read More

AUBURN - District Judge Daniel Bryan sentenced a former Johnson County Central High School teacher to prison for having sex with a 15-year-old student. Carrie J. Miller, 25, of Tecumseh earlier entered no contest pleas in Johnson and Nemaha counti... Read More

NORFOLK - A 40th anniversary is cause for celebration. When it coincides with Independence Day in Norfolk, it will make for the biggest fireworks show in quite some time. Big Bang Boom will mark 40 years of fireworks shows at Skyview Lake this Sat... Read More