dept.-of-justice

Nebraska Woman Sentenced for Tax Fraud Scheme

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A Nebraska woman has been ordered to pay nearly $57,000 in restitution and spend a dozen …Read More

Posted 2 weeks ago | No Comments

Roberto Martinez-Marinero

Prosecutors Plan to Seek Death Penalty in Deaths of Omaha Boy, Mother

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Prosecutors plan to seek the death penalty for a Nebraska man charged with killing his mother, …Read More

Posted 2 weeks ago | No Comments

Josue Ramirez-Marinero

Body of Missing Omaha Boy Found

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Authorities say they’ve found the body of a 5-year-old boy whose adult brother is charged in …Read More

Posted 2 weeks ago | 1 Comment

creighton-univ

Creighton University Demolishes 5 Buildings Near Campus

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Creighton University has demolished five buildings near the campus, but officials say they have no immediate …Read More

Posted 2 weeks ago | No Comments

fatal-accident

Police: Man Died After Car Rammed Pole in Northeast Lincoln

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Authorities say a driver died after his car rammed a traffic signal pole in northeast Lincoln. …Read More

Posted 2 weeks ago | No Comments

tecumseh-correctional

Nebraska Prisons Director Says 2 Inmates Killed by Prisoners

TECUMSEH, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska corrections officials believe other inmates likely killed two prisoners who died during a disturbance at …Read More

Posted 2 weeks ago | No Comments

Juan Martinez

Warrant Issued for Suspect in Southeast Omaha Slaying

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A warrant has been issued for a man being sought in the stabbing death of a …Read More

Posted 2 weeks ago | No Comments

tecumseh-nebraska

2 Officers, 2 Inmates Hurt Amid Ongoing Disturbance at Tecumseh State Prison

TECUMSEH, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska prison officials say two staff members were assaulted and two inmates have been injured in …Read More

Posted 2 weeks ago | 1 Comment

Beaver Crossing Tornado Cleanup

Nebraska Town Slowly Recovering from Last Year’s Tornado

BEAVER CROSSING, Neb. (AP) — A year after tornadoes caused significant damage to Beaver Crossing, residents say the eastern Nebraska …Read More

Posted 3 weeks ago | No Comments

severe-weather

The Latest on Severe Weather: Tornado Hits South Dakota Town

1:30 p.m. The National Weather Service has issued tornado watches in several Midwest and Great Plains states through Sunday evening. …Read More

Posted 3 weeks ago | No Comments

stabbing

Omaha Police Investigate Stabbing of 31-Year-Old Man

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Omaha police are investigating the stabbing death of a 31-year-old man. Police Officer Michael Pecha says …Read More

Posted 3 weeks ago | No Comments

norland-international

Lincoln Water Bottling Equipment Maker Expands Beer Canning

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A Lincoln-based bottled water equipment maker says its entry into the craft beer business two years …Read More

Posted 3 weeks ago | No Comments

blair-police

Blair Mayor Charged with Drunken Driving

BLAIR, Neb. (AP) — The mayor of Blair, Nebraska, has been arrested on suspicion of drunken driving and traffic violations. …Read More

Posted 3 weeks ago | No Comments

Gabriela Guevara

2nd Arrest Made in Slaying of Nebraska Mother

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Omaha authorities say they’ve made a second arrest in the death of a woman whose 11-month-old …Read More

Posted 3 weeks ago | No Comments

Elizabeth Roberts

Lincoln Mom Gets Jail Time After Police Find Baby in Filth

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A Lincoln mother has been sentenced to jail on a child neglect charge after police say …Read More

Posted 3 weeks ago | No Comments

John Gomez

Omaha Man Convicted of Manslaughter Gets 7 to 10 Years

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — An Omaha man convicted of manslaughter in the fatal attack of a 76-year-old woman has been …Read More

Posted 3 weeks ago | No Comments

Anwesha Dey

Lincoln Police Searching for Missing Woman

Lincoln Police are currently searching for a missing 30-year-old female. Anwesha Dey was last seen on Sunday, May 3, 2015, at 7 p.m. Police …Read More

Posted 3 weeks ago | No Comments

gang-crackdown

Program Aimed at Keeping Lincoln Boys from Joining Gangs

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Officials hope a community program serving at-risk Latino boys in Lincoln provides them with a positive …Read More

Posted 3 weeks ago | No Comments

Jefferson County Sheriff Office

Authorities: Nebraska Woman’s Body Found in Flooded Basement

FAIRBURY, Neb. (AP) — Authorities say the body of an 86-year-old woman has been recovered from her flooded basement in …Read More

Posted 3 weeks ago | No Comments

odd-news

Kansas Seniors Try to Sell High School on Craigslist

ARKANSAS CITY, Kan. (AP) — The seniors at Arkansas (Ar-KAN’-suhs) City High School think the building will be unnecessary after …Read More

Posted 3 weeks ago | 1 Comment

omaha-police

Omaha Police Make Arrest in Case of Baby Found in Dumpster

An arrest has been made in the missing person investigation and homicide of Jesus “Ismenia” Marinero. On Thursday, May 7, …Read More

Posted 3 weeks ago | 1 Comment

crime-scene-police-shoot

4-Year-Old Western Iowa Boy Shot in Back of Neck, Police Say

COUNCIL BLUFFS, Iowa (AP) — A 4-year-old western Iowa boy has been shot in the back of his neck and …Read More

Posted 3 weeks ago | No Comments

gavel-and-scale

Florida Duo Pleads Not Guilty in Nebraska Chase Case

HASTINGS, Neb. (AP) — A Florida man and woman have pleaded not guilty to charges of leading police on a …Read More

Posted 3 weeks ago | No Comments

Google Maps

Swollen Big Blue River Begins to Fall in Beatrice

BEATRICE, Neb. (AP) — The swollen Big Blue River in Beatrice has fallen nearly 1.5 feet since cresting overnight at …Read More

Posted 3 weeks ago | No Comments