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Northside Dismissed Early Due To Fire Call

Northside Dismissed Early Due To Fire Call

Firefighters pinpoint smoke to electrical unit in air duct

School Warns of Sports Poster Scam

School Warns of Sports Poster Scam

Norfolk High School is warning local businesses of a continual and common scam involving sports posters.

Bank Argument Sparks Police Response in Downtown North Platte

Bank Argument Sparks Police Response in Downtown North Platte

The North Platte Police Department responded to a disturbance at a bank Thursday morning, but thankfully it turned out to be a false alarm.

Tour de Nebraska releases route for 2020

Tour de Nebraska releases route for 2020

The 33rd Tour de Nebraska announced its route for the 2020 year.

Ted Carter approved as University of Nebraska system president

Ted Carter approved as University of Nebraska system president

The University of Nebraska Board of Regents has unanimously approved Ted Carter as the eighth president of the University of Nebraska system.

Omaha Tudor Heights Apartments Garage Fire

Omaha Tudor Heights Apartments Garage Fire

Fire damaged several garages at a metro apartment complex Thursday morning.

Sen. Ben Sasse responds to Fox News report on Sidney, Nebraska

Sen. Ben Sasse responds to Fox News report on Sidney, Nebraska

A segment on Fox News Channel that shed light on the "corruption" behind the Cabela's-Bass Pro Shops merger has grabbed the attention of Nebraska U.S. Sen. Ben Sasse.

MDMA, cocaine, mushrooms, and more found during I-80 traffic stop

MDMA, cocaine, mushrooms, and more found during I-80 traffic stop

A Michigan man told a Lancaster County Sheriff's Deputy he was bringing drugs from Michigan to sell in Colorado when he was pulled over in Nebraska.

Grand Island district added to National Register of Historic Places

Grand Island district added to National Register of Historic Places

A Grand Island location has been added to the National Register of Historic Places.

Inmate missing from community correctional facility

Inmate missing from community correctional facility

Authorities are searching for an inmate that has gone missing from the Community Corrections Center-Omaha.

Downtown Hartington Recognized by National Register of Historic Places

Downtown Hartington Recognized by National Register of Historic Places

History Nebraska has announced that Downtown Hartington has been recognized by the National Register of Historic Places as a Historic District.

Power companies restore electricity to majority of panhandle after weekend winter storm

Power companies restore electricity to majority of panhandle after weekend winter storm

A majority of residents and business owners in the Panhandle should have power restored as electric crews continue their work following last weekend’s blizzard knocking down hundreds of power poles throughout the area.

Nebraska City Could Proclaim 'Purple Heart City'

Nebraska City Could Proclaim 'Purple Heart City'

County declaration opens way for signs to be placed on county borders

Lang Appointed To Succeed History Making Sheriff

Lang Appointed To Succeed History Making Sheriff

Pawnee County Board appoints chief deputy as sheriff

Applicants Sought for Vacant Southeast Community College Board Seat

Applicants Sought for Vacant Southeast Community College Board Seat

Southeast Community College taking applications to fill unexpired Board of Governors position

UPDATE: Omaha Shooting victim dies at hospital

UPDATE: Omaha Shooting victim dies at hospital

The victim in a shots fired incident in Omaha's Little Italy neighborhood Wednesday has died in the hospital.

4 arrested in connection to suspicious homicide in August

4 arrested in connection to suspicious homicide in August

Omaha Police Homicide Investigators made four arrests in connection to a suspicious death that happened near 45th and Decatur in August.

Omaha Middle School Principal on Leave

Omaha Middle School Principal on Leave

Omaha Public Schools confirmed that the principal at Beveridge Magnet Middle School is on leave.

Waverly man charged under Nebraska’s new `revenge porn’ law

Waverly man charged under Nebraska’s new `revenge porn’ law

A southeastern Nebraska man has been charged under a new law that makes it a crime to post pornographic images of others without their permission or to use the images for blackmail.

DOT Update on HWY 35 Construction Near Hubbard

DOT Update on HWY 35 Construction Near Hubbard

A Nebraska highway that has been under going repairs since September is nearing completion, the Nebraska DOT told NCN Wednesday.

Police investigate incident near Little Italy neighborhood, victim in serious condition

Police investigate incident near Little Italy neighborhood, victim in serious condition

Omaha Police were called to the area of 5th and William streets for a shots fired call Wednesday at 2:30 p.m.

Man Charged With Stealing Vehicles From Car Dealership

Man Charged With Stealing Vehicles From Car Dealership

A 21-year-old Scottsbluff man has been arrested after stealing three vehicles from the car dealership he worked at.

Dying? Hardly. Sidney officials react to Tucker Carlson piece with optimism

Dying? Hardly. Sidney officials react to Tucker Carlson piece with optimism

As the saying goes, people can learn a lot from history, and it would appear that this instance is about the third or fourth “devastating blow” Sidney won’t be able to overcome.

Cortland House Fire Fought, Late Wednesday Afternoon

Cortland House Fire Fought, Late Wednesday Afternoon

Cortland firefighters and other departments fight house fire

Schuyler gas leak forces evacuations

Schuyler gas leak forces evacuations

It was a scary situation in Schuyler Wednesday afternoon.

Rural Lawmakers Pushing 35% Solution Hard

Rural Lawmakers Pushing 35% Solution Hard

There’s a new round in the fight over lower property taxes and it ups the ante surrounding the so-called 35 per cent solution: A petition drive to in effect cut property taxes by that’s right 35 per cent.

Wayne State Rugby heads to nationals aiming to claim 11th national championship

Wayne State Rugby heads to nationals aiming to claim 11th national championship

WAYNE, NE - The Wayne State women’s rugby team hit the road for Georgia on Wednesday. Its a trip that has become familiar to the team as they try to win their 11th national title.

Three arrested in Fairbury Tuesday on drug, child abuse charges

Three arrested in Fairbury Tuesday on drug, child abuse charges

The three adults remain in the custody of the Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office at this time. These three have all had previous run-ins with the law in 2019.

Self-Nomination Helps TeamMates Grow

Self-Nomination Helps TeamMates Grow

Nebraska City has waiting list for nine mentors

Beatrice Man Sent to Prison for Three 2019 Criminal Cases

Beatrice Man Sent to Prison for Three 2019 Criminal Cases

Four-year prison term handed to Beatrice man convicted of six counts

Amigos at 14th and Q closing after 37 years

Amigos at 14th and Q closing after 37 years

Amigos in downtown Lincoln is set to close after 37 years.

Missing Chadron Woman Found Dead In Alley, Autopsy Ordered

Missing Chadron Woman Found Dead In Alley, Autopsy Ordered

An autopsy has been ordered and an investigation is continuing in the death of a Chadron woman whose body was found in a city alley about 3 hours after she'd been reported missing on Tuesday.

CSC Dean James Powell Named School's VP

CSC Dean James Powell Named School's VP

Dr. James Powell has been named Chadron State College’s Vice President for Academic Affairs, President Randy Rhine announced Tuesday.

New Humphrey Veterans Memorial Nearing Completion

New Humphrey Veterans Memorial Nearing Completion

After years of planning, a new veterans memorial park in Humphrey is nearly a reality.

NP man accused of possessing child pornography

NP man accused of possessing child pornography

A North Platte man was arrested Tuesday on suspicion of possessing child pornography following an investigation.

Aubrey Trail back in court Wednesday, state argues that June outburst was planned

Aubrey Trail back in court Wednesday, state argues that June outburst was planned

The State argues that a pre-planned outburst is not a valid reason for a new trial.

Man arrested for sexually assaulting 10-year-old

Man arrested for sexually assaulting 10-year-old

A 28-year-old man is facing charges of sexual assault of a child after reportedly assaulting a 10-year-old in rural Lancaster County.

Tour Showcases Victorian Houses In Holiday Finery

Tour Showcases Victorian Houses In Holiday Finery

Tour of homes scheduled Sunday, Dec. 8 at Plattsmouth

Bellevue retracts plan to oust misbehaving elected officials

Bellevue retracts plan to oust misbehaving elected officials

Leaders of the Omaha suburb of Bellevue have voted down a measure that would have allowed the firing of elected officials for engaging in misconduct or leaking information from closed-door meetings.

Carter waives extradition, charged with 1st degree murder of Imperial woman

Carter waives extradition, charged with 1st degree murder of Imperial woman

Keonna Carter waived extradition in a Larimer County, Colorado courtroom Tuesday morning. She is charged with 9 felonies and 2 misdemeanors for the November murder of Annika Swanson of Imperial.

Columbus Police asking for help identifying possible suspect

Columbus Police asking for help identifying possible suspect

Columbus Police are asking for the public's help identifying a possible suspect in a recent hit-and-run.

North Platte leaders move to add vaping, e-cigarettes to ban

North Platte leaders move to add vaping, e-cigarettes to ban

The central Nebraska city of North Platte is moving to add vaping and e-cigarettes to its public no-smoking ban.

3 arrested in connection with man found dead in Millard neighborhood

3 arrested in connection with man found dead in Millard neighborhood

Omaha Police have announced three people had been arrested in connection with a man found dead Monday morning in Millard.

Convicted Colorado felon accused of embezzlement in Nebraska

Convicted Colorado felon accused of embezzlement in Nebraska

A 40-year-old woman already on parole for fraud in Colorado has been arrested on suspicion of embezzling from a Lincoln chiropractic business where she worked.

Papillion City Council authorizes lawsuit against Gretna over boundary agreement

Papillion City Council authorizes lawsuit against Gretna over boundary agreement

The Papillion City Council unanimously approved authorizing a lawsuit Tuesday against the city of Gretna.

Recalled ready-to-eat sushi, salads and spring rolls distributed in Nebraska

Recalled ready-to-eat sushi, salads and spring rolls distributed in Nebraska

Trade Joe's announced on Monday some of its sushi products may have been contaminated with Listeria. 

Crowds Gather at Norfolk's Downtown Christmas Festival

Crowds Gather at Norfolk's Downtown Christmas Festival

A holiday tradition returned to Norfolk Tuesday. The Downtown Christmas festival took over downtown Norfolk.

Prosecutors: DNA taken in prison links to 2009 sexual assaults of two women

Prosecutors: DNA taken in prison links to 2009 sexual assaults of two women

A convicted sex offender is now charged in a cold case.

41,000 Nebraska ag producers apply for federal help to offset trade losses

41,000 Nebraska ag producers apply for federal help to offset trade losses

The USDA is reminding ag producers in Nebraska that the nationwide deadline to sign up for the Market Facilitation Program is Friday.

Grand jury clears officers in Hastings suicide case

Grand jury clears officers in Hastings suicide case

An Adams County grand jury Tuesday concluded that officers did nothing wrong in the October death of a Hastings man.

North Carolina Man Sentenced for Enticement of a Minor

North Carolina Man Sentenced for Enticement of a Minor

A North Carolina man has been sentenced for enticement of a minor in Lincoln.

Attempted Bank Robbery Omaha

Attempted Bank Robbery Omaha

Omaha Police are searching for a suspect in an attempted bank robbery on Tuesday.

Man On Probation For Domestic Assault Arrested In New Domestic Assault Case

Man On Probation For Domestic Assault Arrested In New Domestic Assault Case

A Chadron man wound up spending Thanksgiving - and the days after - in the Dawes County jail following a domestic assault incident around 11:00 Wednesday night.

Local Walmart, Coca-Cola Team Up to Help Beatrice Middle School

Local Walmart, Coca-Cola Team Up to Help Beatrice Middle School

Check presented for Beatrice Middle School programs, by Beatrice Walmart and Coca Cola.

Missouri couple says stillborn son’s remains are missing

Missouri couple says stillborn son’s remains are missing

A Missouri couple says the remains of their stillborn son disappeared from a hospital in November and no one has explained what happened.

Judge rules 1851 law doesn’t apply in Missouri boat case

Judge rules 1851 law doesn’t apply in Missouri boat case

A federal judge has ruled that an 1851 maritime law does not protect a company from making payments to families of people aboard a tourist boat that sank on a Missouri lake, killing 17 people.

Hepatitis A outbreak tied to berries spreads to 1 more state

Hepatitis A outbreak tied to berries spreads to 1 more state

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has confirmed 16 cases of hepatitis A, including seven in Nebraska.

National news segment centers around challenges in Sidney, Nebraska

National news segment centers around challenges in Sidney, Nebraska

A national television piece of Fox News Tuesday night featured Sidney, Neb. and how a hedge fund destroyed a "good American town."

Platte County Sheriff, other agencies start 'Drive Sober' campaign this month

Platte County Sheriff, other agencies start 'Drive Sober' campaign this month

If you plan on driving around Platte County this holiday season, make sure you do it while sober.

Eastman Files for Congress, Again.

Eastman Files for Congress, Again.

Kara Eastman insists it’s a complete coincidence that she is making her second run for Congress official, filing papers with the Secretary of State, the day before the House Judiciary Committee is expected to launch its push to impeach the president.

Nebraska Medicine discloses data breach by former employee

Nebraska Medicine discloses data breach by former employee

Nebraska Medicine has released a statement Tuesday regarding a data breach that was discovered in early October.

Council Expands Rescue Squad Staff As Nebraska City Rescue, Police Answer Calls At Record Pace

Council Expands Rescue Squad Staff As Nebraska City Rescue, Police Answer Calls At Record Pace

Ambulance sets new record for number of calls in a year and new police record keeping showing sharp uptick in service

Midwest Theater to hold fundraiser to repair marquee sign

Midwest Theater to hold fundraiser to repair marquee sign

Midwest Theater will fundraise and ask for donation after another storm damages historic marquee.

Departure Ceremony For NE National Guard Unit

Departure Ceremony For NE National Guard Unit

The Nebraska Army National Guard held a departure ceremony for its Cyber Protection Team.

Hebron shooting suspect pleads no contest to two charges on Tuesday

Hebron shooting suspect pleads no contest to two charges on Tuesday

The court accepted Lewis’s plea to use of a deadly weapon to commit a felony and terroristic threats. He faces 1-50 years in prison on the first plea and 0-3 years on the second.

Norfolk Unified Bowling wins at districts, advances to state tournament

Norfolk Unified Bowling wins at districts, advances to state tournament

NORFOLK, NE - A year after finishing as the runner up at the State Bowling Championships, the Norfolk Panthers will get another shot at the title next week.