MADISON, Neb. (AP) - A northeast Nebraska man has been given 50 years in prison for trying to kidnap his former wife. Online court records sa...
GREENWOOD, Neb. (AP) - Authorities have released the name of a 9-year-old boy who died after he was struck and pinned by a skid steer loader near Gree...
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) - An inmate is suing the Nebraska prison system, saying a new policy is denying him the ability to visit with or write to his wife,...
(Lincoln, Neb.) - Gov. Dave Heineman delivered his 2014 Sine Die Address to the Nebraska Legislature on Thursday, marking the closing of the second ...
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) - A Lincoln principal has apologized for a flier sent home with students that advised them not to tattle on their tormentors. ...
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) - Omaha Police have identified the motorcycle rider who was killed in a weekend crash after failing to negotiate a corner in the road...
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) - The Nebraska Farm Bureau has announced a new scholarship and loan assistance program to help schools find enough agriculture educ...
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) - A judge says he will not accept a no contest plea from a man accused of killing four people in Omaha last summer. Douglas ...
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) Gov. Dave Heineman has vetoed a bill that would require Nebraska to apply for federal funding for in-home care services for the el...
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) - Settlement agreements are likely to continue to dominate the agenda at the Iowa Capitol this week as some lawmakers remain uns...
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) - Nebraska lawmakers have again failed to override Gov. Dave Heineman's veto of a bill that would ban mountain lion hunting. ...
First it was Nebraska City, now add Chadron to the list of Nebraska Rural Radio Association affiliates. General Manager Craig Larson announ...
After originally denying a Gordon-Rushville student the right to deliver his state championship speech during a taping of the state's "Best of the Bes...
A hunting season for mountain lions in Nebraska will continue to be managed by Nebraska Game and Parks. State lawmakers this morning voted 24...
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) - Federal investigators have gotten their first look inside a downtown Des Moines building gutted by fire over the weekend. ...
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) - A bill to extend tax credits for renewable fuels has won the support of the Iowa Senate. The Senate unanimously appro...
SIOUX CITY, Iowa (AP) - The Iowa Department of Transportation says in court documents that Sioux City's claims about new state regulations on traffic ...
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) - A proposal to increase Nebraska's minimum wage to $9 an hour is dead for the year. The bill stalled Monday night on a 20...
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) - Nebraska Gov. Dave Heineman has signed a bill into law that will allow voters to register and update their registrations online. ...
The John G. Neihardt Foundation board of directors has announced the upcoming retirement of Nancy Gillis, Executive Director for the Neihardt State Hi...
ST. PAUL, Neb. (AP) - Authorities have confirmed that a central Nebraska wildfire that charred at lease 11 square miles of crops and rangeland has bee...
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) _ Gov. Dave Heineman has vetoed a bill that would outlaw mountain lion hunting in Nebraska. In a message to lawmakers on...
The Cuming County Public Power District Operation Round Up board members met March 26, 2014. Following are the organizations that were awarded a total...
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) - A bill to allow bond financing for Nebraska road projects overcame a filibuster in the Legislature by lawmakers concerned about t...
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) - An Iowa House panel has moved forward on a bill to end greyhound racing in Iowa and pay breeders and employees in the industry...
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) - Omaha authorities say a wanted man had made threats and had a loaded handgun in his car when he was fatally shot by officers. ...
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) - The bishop of the Lincoln Catholic Diocese has issued a letter reminding the diocese's nearly 98,000 members that the church stan...
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) - Nebraska's mountain lion hunting season could come to a halt if a bill passed by state senators becomes law. The Legisla...
BROKEN BOW, Neb. (AP) - The Republican candidates for Nebraska governor faced off in a debate in Broken Bow Sunday afternoon. Sunday's debate...
The 2014 Nebraska Cattlemen's Ball Committee is inviting the public to learn how funds raised are supporting cancer research at the University of Nebr...
DAKOTA CITY, Neb. (AP) - A man charged in connection with the death of a South Sioux City woman in northeast Nebraska will not face the death penalty....
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) - A former chairman of the Nebraska Republican Party has won confirmation to the State Fair Board, despite criticism that the party...
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) - Police say an Omaha man sought on suspicion of several crimes has been fatally wounded at a house in southeastern Omaha. O...
BATTLE CREEK, Neb. (AP) - A 41-year-old Norfolk man has died after his pickup rammed a tree in northeast Nebraska. Madison County authorities...
(Lincoln, Neb.) - Gov. Dave Heineman today announced two appointments to the State Board of Education. Glen Flint of Springfield was appointed represe...
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) - A group of faith leaders is calling on lawmakers to pass the Wellness in Nebraska Act, which would allow more low-income resident...
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) - Gov. Terry Branstad is ordering a comprehensive review of his administration's policies to pay settlements to former workers w...
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) - Nebraska lawmakers are nearly three-fourths of the way through this year's 60-day session, with many of the most high-profile iss...
SIOUX CITY, Iowa (AP) - The economic development division of a Native American tribe in Nebraska is seeking to intervene in the legal fight over a Sio...
Millard West's athletic trainer Jim Johnston was killed Thursday while on his daily bike ride near 260th and West Center. The Douglas County ...
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) - A new report says Nebraska's net tax receipts were 7.1 percent higher than expected in February. The Nebraska Department...
EDGAR, Neb. (AP) - A man died in a grain bin accident in the small south-central Nebraska city of Edgar. The Hastings Tribune reports th...
NORFOLK, Neb. (AP) - A 23-year-old Madison man has been accused of threatening three students at Northeast Community College in Norfolk. The ...
Senator Lydia Brasch will host town hall meetings throughout District 16 to provide a legislative update on senator, committee, and speaker priority b...
NORTH PLATTE, Neb. (AP) - The carcasses of dead bald and golden eagles found in Nebraska are collected and recycled for religious purposes. T...
An early morning shooting in Omaha has left 21-year-old Brandon Samuels dead. Omaha police say officers were sent to the area of 24th and Ida...
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) - A majority of Nebraska's state lawmakers have signed a letter in support of the Keystone XL oil pipeline. The letter to ...
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) _ A consultant is recommending that Nebraska expand its prison facilities to accommodate overcrowding. The report to N...
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) - The State Board of Education has approved Nebraska's first fine arts standards in music, visual, performing and media arts. ...
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) - Gov. Dave Heineman says he's opposed to any use of public money to transport Nebraska prisoners to marriage ceremonies with other...
SOUTH SIOUX CITY, Neb. (AP) - A South Sioux City elementary school principal has been honored as the state's best by a national group. The Si...
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) - It'll probably be at least four more years before Nebraska's new 531 area code makes its debut, years later than originally forecas...
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) - Abortion foes and supporters are at odds over a Nebraska bill that would require clinics to post conspicuous signs saying women c...
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) - A proposal to buy a new airplane for Nebraska's governor and other state officials has won first-round approval in the Legislatur...
A fire broke out at the University of Nebraska at Omaha Pacific campus apartments Wednesday afternoon. The fire was reported near 63rd and Wo...
UNION, Neb. (AP) - A 51-year-old Nebraska man has died after a Union Pacific train struck the propane truck he was driving. The accident happ...
Nebraska Governor Dave Heineman Tuesday tried to clarify President Obama's statement during a meeting with the nation's governors that he planned to m...
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) - A civil liberties organization is suing the Nebraska prison system on behalf of two inmates who say their constitutional rights are...
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) - A bill to expand Medicaid in Nebraska as part of the federal health care law has been sent to the full Legislature for debate. ...
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) - Creighton University President Timothy Lannon has announced his intention to leave his post in June 2015. Lannon returned ...
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) - Hotels, gas stations and restaurants would have to notify customers if they place temporary hold charges on their debit cards, un...
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) - Police say a teen has been shot to death in north Omaha, and another teenager has been arrested. A news release from polic...
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) - An Omaha-based economist says a survey of bankers in 10 Midwest and Plains states suggests the regional economy is losing steam. ...
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) - Sandhill cranes have started trickling into central Nebraska for a respite on their annual migration to arctic nesting areas. ...
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) - Another hat has been thrown into the ring for the race for attorney general of Nebraska. Mike Hilgers, a lawyer from Lin...
No bond was set this afternoon for 15 year old Dylan Cardeilhac, who sat silent as charges of first degree murder and first degree assault causin...
BANCROFT, Neb. - This week marks the nationwide release of author Jeanne Miller's second book, "Grandpa Has Shark Teeth," where she describes the fun ...
SIDNEY, Neb. (AP) - One of the co-founders of outdoor outfitter Cabela's has died at the age of 77. Cabela's says Richard Cabela died Monday ...
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) - Nebraska state Senator Pete Pirsch is joining the Republican primary race for attorney general. Pirsch announced Friday ...
The Nebraska Rural Radio Network just got a little bigger. Radio Station KNCY in Nebraska City is now airing Nebraska Rural Radio ag programming. ...
FREMONT, Neb. (AP) - Federal authorities say six people arrested at a meatpacking plant outside Fremont this week are likely to face criminal cha...
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) - A judge has fined an 88-year-old woman $100 for backing over and killing a former state senator while driving in a Lincoln parkin...
BEATRICE, Neb. (AP) _ A woman who fled from a standoff by an armed man at a southeast Nebraska motel says the man pointed a gun at her. ...
Washington, D.C. - U.S. Senator Deb Fischer (R-Neb.) announced today that her staff will be holding local office hours in Tekamah, Blair, and Hooper o...
WAYNE, Neb. (AP) - Preliminary autopsy results show no signs that alcohol or a drug overdose was involved in the death of an 18-year-old Wayne State C...
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) - The city of Fremont says an investigation will be conducted into the police officers who reportedly were at a bar where a teenager ...
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) - Police are investigating after a body was found inside a urned Omaha apartment. Firefighters discovered the body of a man ...
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) - University of Nebraska-Lincoln will have to cut about 1 percent of its budget next year to offset a $4.65 million shortfall. ...
FREMONT, Neb. (AP) - A former athletic director for Midland University who was accused of soliciting sex from students and threatening one has made a ...
A 48 year old Battle Creek man was sentenced to a prison term of 24 to 36 months this week in Stanton County District Court for his involvement in the...
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) - As nurses age and more people gain access to health care, state officials and educators are concerned about a nursing shortage. ...
LINCOLN, Neb. - Black Hills Energy has received a scam report involving unknown parties who may be targeting its customers and demanding money. ...
There were few differences as the four GOP U.S Senate candidates squared off Wednesday night for an hour long debate before over 350 people at the Ger...
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) - Lawmakers have begun debate on a bill that would end Nebraska's practice of splitting its electoral votes in presidential electio...
Nebraska retailers who specialize in e-cigarettes are supporting a bill that would ban minors from using their products. The bill drew suppor...
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) - Retailers in Nebraska could continue selling novelty lighters under a compromise measure advanced by lawmakers. Lawmaker...
A suit filed by 2010 Scotts Bluff County Fair Queen Jessica Littlejohn and her father claiming three county entities were negligent when Jessica Littl...
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) - A 43-year-old man has died after being struck by a semitrailer on the West Dodge Expressway in Omaha. Police say the accid...
All seven candidates for Nebraska governor were in Hyannis Monday night for a forum sponsored by the Nebraska Farm Bureau, Nebraska Cattlemen and the ...
The Nebraska Game and Parks Commission says two mountain lions were harvested on Thursday during Nebraska's first regulated hunting season. ...
COUNCIL BLUFFS, Iowa (AP) - A former schoolteacher has left her $2.5 million estate to the Council Bluffs Public Library Foundation. The Dail...
(Lincoln, Neb.) - Today, Gov. Dave Heineman announced the appointment of Darrell E. Fisher of Lincoln as Nebraska's Executive Director of the Commissi...
A fund has been set up at F&M Bank for the Ed and Charity Walker family of West Point, who lost their belongings in a Christmas Eve fire. The...
U.S. Senators Mike Johanns and Deb Fischer today opposed a budget that amends the Budget Control Act to bring federal spending for the next two ...
Scottsbluff lawyer Mike Meister of Scottsbluff, filed paperwork yesterday with the Scotts Bluff County Clerk to run for the District 48 Legislat...
Omaha tax attorney Bryan Slone announced Saturday afternoon he is running for Governor, the sixth Republican to do so. The Gering native made the anno...
(Lincoln, Neb.) - Today, Gov. Dave Heineman announced his appointment of retired Col. Tommy L. Garrett of Bellevue to represent District 3 in the Nebr...
COLUMBUS, Neb. (AP) - A 26-year-old man has pleaded guilty to a lesser murder charge and agreed to testify against two other people charged with stabb...
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) - Some of the vintage cars that sold at a September auction in Nebraska are up for sale again, after the bidders backed out. ...
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) An international flight en route from Jamaica to Canada landed in Nebraska early Tuesday after an unruly passenger tried to open th...