NWS: 50+ mph Winds and Extreme Fire Danger Expected Today

OMAHA -- The National Weather Service in Omaha has issued a Red Flag Warning for much of northeast Nebraska and becomes effective at 1 PM this afternoon and is set to expire at 7 PM tonight. A Wi... Read More

COLUMBUS - A Columbus woman is facing multiple felony charges for her alleged involvement in counterfeit currency with her boyfriend. Stacy Segura, 37, waived her right to a preliminary hearing in Platte County Court Thursday morning, and has bee... Read More

COLUMBUS - The two-month fundraising efforts of local law enforcement officials has come full circle. Representatives of Columbus Police Department, Platte County Sheriff's Office, and the Butler County Sheriff's Office, and Schuyler Police Depa... Read More

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 Court, with appointed attorney Nathan Sohriakoff,... Read More

MADISON - A Norfolk man is headed to jail after being found guilty of terroristic threats and theft. Twenty-three year old Taylor Pass was sentenced to 20 to 48 months in prison in Madison County District Court Friday. Pass was arrested last Janua... Read More

NORFOLK - Preliminary unemployment numbers for the month of February were released Friday morning and once again, the state of Nebraska saw it's unemployment rate drop. According to figures from the Nebraska Labor Department, the state's unemploym... Read More

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Republican-controlled Senate has approved a balanced-budget plan that calls for trillions in spending cuts and repeal of the controversial health care law to erase red ink by the end of the coming decade. The vote was 52-46... 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