Man fatally shot by Lincoln police was on the run after being charged with trying to hit a Central City officer with car

LINCOLN — The man shot and killed Sunday by Lincoln police during an armed struggle apparently was on the run after having recently been charged with trying to hit a Central City, Nebraska, police o... Read More

LINCOLN — A Lincoln police investigation into a stolen license plate Sunday night escalated into an “intense struggle” that ended with a 29-year-old Central City, Nebraska, man being shot and killed by officers, Police Chief Jim Peschong said M... Read More

PLATTE CENTER - The final resting place for many former Platte Center residents  just north of Columbus has been disturbed. Platte County Sheriff officials say they are currently investigating a criminal mischief case after St. Joseph's cemeter... Read More

NEAR YANKTON SD - Snow continues to fall in northeast Nebraska today as News Channel Nebraska's Mike Flood has this report....... Read More

NORFOLK, NE — A mix of freezing rain and snow developed early Monday morning coating the streets with a thin layer of ice below the slowly accumulating snow. Road conditions remained slippery and cautioned drivers to take it extra slow this mor... Read More

PLATTE CENTER - A local cemetery has been vandalized over the holiday weekend. The Platte County Sheriff's Office is investigating  a criminal mischief at  St. Joseph's Cemetery on Nov 29. Statues, gates, and fencing were sprayed with black spra... Read More

NORFOLK - Roads are getting slick as a winter storm makes its way through Northeast Nebraska. The Nebraska Department of Roads says Highway 275 from Ewing all the way to the Pilger Spur is completely covered with snow. In addition, Highway 81 f... Read More

LINCOLN --  Two officers were injured with non life threatening injuries in a shooting Thursday night. Lincoln Police Chief Jim Peschong says two officers went to the hospital. One officer was physically assaulted, one suffered a gunshot wound. P... Read More

ABIE - A 50-year-old Columbus woman is dead after her car crashed into a creek. According to the Butler County Sheriff's Office, Mary Ostry was killed Saturday night after her vehicle ran through a guardrail and plummeted into Skull Creek a half-... Read More

With winter weather coming over night, make sure to drive safe and keep plenty of essentials in case of emergency. Sergeant Scott Lackas of the Nebraska State Patrol advised that, “everybody has a cell phone so you want to keep your cell phone c... Read More

TECUMSEH, NE (AP) - Fixing the damage caused by a southeast Nebraska prison riot cost far more than initially predicted and will take until mid-2016 to complete. The Department of Correctional Services says it needs nearly $1.3 million from lawma... Read More