High Fire Danger in Place Ahead of Showers & Thunderstorms

NEBRASKA CITY, NE - Very high fire danger is in place across eastern Nebraska, southwest Iowa and northwest Missouri this afternoon (Wednesday) in advance of a cold front. Scattered thunderstorms w... Read More

GENOA - Although details are few at this time, Nance County Authorities gathered southwest of Genoa near the Loup River District Canal late Tuesday afternoon. Unofficial sources tell Columbus News Team that a serious injury occurred near law enfo... Read More

NORFOLK -- Shortly before 5:00 PM Tuesday night, Norfolk Fire and Rescue received its first emergency call for a serious one-vehicle accident near South Side Salvage at 1801 South First Street. When EMS arrived, they determined that the roof of the v... Read More

NORFOLK -- A serious one-vehicle accident closed traffic on south 1st Street in Norfolk just before 5:00 PM Tuesday. First responders on scene arrived to find a vehicle on its side,  airbags deployed and at least one female victim needing immediate ... Read More

Cowboy Tye Sturgeon loped across the Nebraska border on horseback Tuesday to fulfill a vow he made to himself as a boy in Batesville, Ark. Actually, he watched for traffic in front of a Fremont County sheriff's deputy escort as his 12-year-old pai... Read More

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. after the southwest hallway on the second floor wa... Read More

LINCOLN - A suspicious unattended brief case in a hallway corridor near Nebraska’s Unicameral Legislative Chamber caused an evacuation. The Chamber has forced State Senators to recess, and Sen. Paul Schumacher says officials are telling everyone... Read More

NORFOLK - Northeast Nebraska could see it's first dose of strong to severe storms tomorrow. As southerly winds pick up overnight tonight and continue throughout the morning and mid day tomorrow, an advancing cold front will be running into a flow ... Read More

LINCOLN -- 10/11 News in Lincoln is reporting that a suspicious unattended brief case in a hallway corridor near Nebraska's Unicameral Legislative Chamber has forced the State Senators to recess and evacuate the Chamber. At this hour, State Troope... 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