Two Vehicle Accident Kills Two Near Osmond

OSMOND - Two people are dead following a two vehicle accident involving a car and a semi. The accident occured Tuesday afternoon around 5:30 at the intersection of Highway 20 and road 544 near Osmo... Read More

ROCKPORT, MO -- A Columbus, Nebraska woman has died following a one-vehicle accident on I-29 near Rock Port, Missouri on Tuesday. According to a press release from the Missouri State Highway Patrol, Christina Pace, age 30 of Columbus, was killed afte... Read More

OMAHA, Neb. - Today, hundreds gathered at St. Joseph Cemetery, in Council Bluffs, to say farewell to Omaha Police Officer Orozco. Family members, friends and the law enforcement community attended Orozco’s funeral in St. John’s Catholic Church ... Read More

LINCOLN - Nebraska Gov. Pete Ricketts has vetoed a bill to abolish the death penalty in the traditionally conservative state, sending it back to lawmakers who will attempt an override. Nebraska lawmakers passed the bill last week with a veto-proo... Read More

MEADOW GROVE - A bridge damaged by the 2010 Elkhorn River Flood is finally getting reconstructed. Madison County Zoning Inspector Donald Svitak says that work on the Meadow Grove North Bridge on 539th Avenue will begin next Monday. Svitak says wor... Read More

CENTER - A Verdigre man could very well be spending the rest of his life in prison after being found guilty of murdering his wife. Sixty-six year old Phillip Privett was sentenced to 40 to 60 years in prison in Knox County District Court. Privett ... Read More

COLUMBUS -Four Hundred Dollars worth of goods are being reported stolen from the concession stand at the American Legion Baseball Field. Columbus Police Captain Todd Thalken says the burglary was reported early Monday morning at approximately 9:31... Read More

COLUMBUS - A man is facing child abuse charges after a four month-old child was found in critical condition. Columbus Police Captain Todd Thalken says on Saturday, May 23rd at approximately 11:25 AM, Columbus Police and Fire units dispatched to a ... Read More

Aaron Watson's "Bluebonnets" serves as the background for this fitting tribute to fallen Omaha Police Officer Kerrie Orozco.  Thanks to Dean Erickson for his work in putting together this beautiful memorial....... Read More

PENDER, Neb. (AP) — The hometown of the first casualty listed on the Vietnam Veterans Memorial has been corrected, thanks to a Nebraska woman's research. Pat Schoenfelder looked forward to seeing a traveling replica of the memorial when it stopp... Read More

NORFOLK -- An entire shift of off-duty police officers from Norfolk's Police Division will be attending Tuesday's procession and funeral for slain Omaha Police Officer Kerrie Orozco who was killed in the line-of-duty last week while trying to apprehe... Read More