One dies, several suffer injuries in wrong-way crash on I-80

An early morning crash in Cass County killed a 23-year-old Niobrara woman who was driving the wrong way on Interstate 80. The Nebraska State Patrol reports Ashley Chinana was driving east in the we... Read More

Police investigate near home in connection with Lincoln woman's disappearance

LINCOLN, Neb. – Lincoln police and Saline County Sheriff’s deputies were investigating near a home in Wilber Sunday night in connection with the disappearance of Sydney Loofe, 24, of Lincoln. Loofe was reported missing the next day. Police say... Read More

Gov. Ricketts Calls Pipeline Decision A Win For Energy Security

NEBRASKA CITY - Gov. Pete Ricketts offered his support to the Public Service Commission after it announced its decision Monday to approve one of three routes submitted by TransCanada for a pipeline across the state. The governor cited benefits of ... Read More

Columbus Sex Offender Arrested for 2nd Time this Year

COLUMBUS - A Columbus sex offender has been arrested for violating the sex offender registry for the 2nd time this year. Court records say, Abraham Horta, 25, was arrested for violating the sex offender registry, a felony, in March of this year. H... Read More

Nebraska OK's Keystone XL Pipeline—With a Twist

Omaha, NE.—The State of Nebraska has OK'd the controversial Keystone XL pipeline, with a major twist that appears to leave both those for and against the project less than thrilled. By a vote of 3-2 the 5-member Public Service Commission today r... Read More

Woman Dies After Car She Was in Struck Front End Loader

CLEARWATER, Neb. (AP) — Authorities say an 83-year-old woman died after the car she was in collided with a front end loader in northeast Nebraska. The accident occurred Thursday on U.S. Highway 275 in Clearwater. The Antelope County Sheriff's Of... Read More

Suspect Treated at Mental Health Facility, After Police Pursuit

COLUMBUS -  A suspect was treated at a mental health facility, after police say he lead authorities on pursuit from inside Columbus to Highway 92. Columbus Police say in an affidavit that on Wednesday at approximately 8:36 p.m., a 36-year-old sus... Read More

St. Anselm's Bell Tower Repaired After Lightning Strike

ANSELMO--An act of Mother Nature destroyed a piece of history at St. Anselm's Catholic Church. On August 15, 2016 a severe thunder and lightning storm hit Custer County and lightning struck one of the four bell tower spires, leaving it in chunks on t... Read More

Click It or Ticket Campaign Planned For Thanksgiving Holiday

LINCOLN - The Nebraska State Patrol is planning a Click It or Ticket enforcement over the Thanksgiving holiday. The campaign to promote seatbelt use runs Nov, 20 to Nov. 26 with local law enforcement agencies. Col. John Bolduc, state patrol sup... Read More

5 cows killed, driver not hurt in crash near Clarinda

Five cows standing on a foggy rural southwest Iowa road were killed early Monday morning when an unsuspecting motorist plowed into them. The motorist, Haley Lynne Fundermann, 22, was not injured, according to the Page County Sheriff’s Office... Read More

Police Searching For Missing Lincoln Woman

LINCOLN - Lincoln Police are asking for the public's help finding a missing woman. LPD says they are looking for Sydney Loofe, a 24-year-old who lives in Lincoln. She is originally from the Neligh area. Loofe was reported missing on Nov. 16. He... Read More