Knott Bound Over to District Court

COLUMBUS – A Columbus man facing multiple felony charges related to a police standoff earlier this month was bound over to District Court Thursday. Stephen A. Knott, 23, appeared in Platte County... Read More

SCHUYLER -- One victim is in serious condition following a early morning collision near Schuyler's High School. According to Schuyler Police Chief Lennie Hiltner, a Ford Explorer collided with a semi at the intersection of 4th and Colfax at 8:00 AM t... Read More

OMAHA (AP) -- Omaha police say a woman reported that she was gang-raped after a man she met on a smartphone dating app showed up to their date with his friends. Police say the 22-year-old woman met the man on Tinder and invited him to her apartmen... Read More

LINCOLN, NE - Nebraska Senators are speaking out against the comments made by Senator Ernie Chambers. Senator Brett Lindstrom said " I no longer want my name associated with a senator who would make such comments." Senator David Schnoor, who ca... Read More

MACY - A ten-year old child is dead following a one-vehicle accident near Macy. The Nebraska State Patrol says 10-year old Carroll Webster of Macy was killed in the accident at about 6:45 p.m. Thursday. The NSP says the accident happened when an e... Read More

NORFOLK – The Lower Elkhorn Natural Resources District is looking into changes to make life easier on area irrigators. At their monthly meeting Thursday evening, the board set April 23 at 7:30 p.m. as the date and time for a public hearing regar... Read More

NORFOLK - Although temperatures hovered near 40 degrees for most of the day, including a high of 44 degrees Thursday, Norfolk and the surrounding area saw snow showers for most of the afternoon. Highway traffic cameras snapped photos of wet roads... Read More

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) - A well-known Nebraska senator is facing more criticism for comparing police to a terrorist group, and one lawmaker is calling for his resignation. The backlash continued Thursday against Sen. Ernie Chambers following comments ... Read More

COLUMBUS - A Columbus man is facing multiple felony charges for allegedly creating counterfeit currency. Brian J. Dieter, 36, waived his preliminary hearing in Platte County Court Thursday morning and has been bound over to District Court. The... Read More

LINCOLN - A bill to allow Northeast Community College to purchase a tract of land on the campus of the Norfolk Regional Center has passed its first reading. Lawmakers voted 42-0 to advance the bill passed its first round of debate Wednesday. The b... Read More

LINCOLN - Governor Pete Ricketts has called for Senator Ernie Chambers to issue a public apology following controversial comments. Chambers is facing criticism for comparing police to a terrorist group. Chambers says he will not apologize for the... Read More