The first reported electric scooter injury occurred two days after the scooters showed up in Omaha. A 16-year-old girl fell off the scooter she was riding about 4:30 p.m. Friday and injured her right ankle. Witnesses told police she was riding '... Read More

A lauded, Grammy-winning Americana, rock and country singer-songwriter is coming back to Omaha. Rolling Stone called him “the last of a dying breed.” John Mayer said he’s “the best lyric writer of my generation.” GQ said he was'... Read More

LINCOLN — One of the major co-sponsors of a tax relief petition drive has dropped out, but others involved said the defection won’t have much impact on the 35% Solution initiative. Doug Kagan of Omaha, the longtime head of Nebraska '... Read More

Faculty members, students and the public have a narrow window in which to submit nominations for the University of Nebraska presidential search committee. Nominations for members of the advisory committee should be submitted by the end of the work'... Read More

Authorities say an Omaha man defrauded Medicare and Medicaid in a scheme involving recipients in Nebraska, Iowa and other states. A U.S. District Court complaint filed in Omaha this month says Nereus Sutko committed health care fraud that be'... Read More

A woman from the Fremont area was killed in a Monday morning crash between Mead and Wahoo, the Saunders County sheriff said. The crash occurred about 6:50 a.m. on Nebraska Highway 92 at County Road 13, Sheriff Kevin Stukenholtz said. Wit'... Read More

LINCOLN — Nebraska’s best-known canoeing river is about to get a dose of national publicity. The Niobrara River is among 12 waterways in the nation commemorated on new U.S. postage stamps that will go on sale Tuesday. The '... Read More

NEBRASKA CITY – Nebraska City commissioners approved a $325,000 legal settlement with a former city clerk that claimed he was fired after casting doubt on the city’s handling of a public utilities account. The city will pay $23,087 for the mon'... Read More

MEAD - A head-on collision outside of Mead this morning cost one woman her life. Highway 92 near the Silver Creek Bridge was closed from around 7AM until just after 11AM today as authorities dealt with the aftermath of a car / semi-truck accident.'... Read More

OMAHA — Today, the Nebraska Department of Transportation (NDOT) announced the reopening West Dodge Road (L-28B) at 228th Street west of the Elkhorn River, much to the relief and joy of many in the greater Fremont area who rely on this route for co'... Read More

FREMONT - Disorderly Conduct and charges related to substance abuse dominated the calls into the Fremont Police Department, who responded to four separate incidents throughout the weekend. On Friday night, police responded to numerous complaints f'... Read More

A semitrailer truck driver was critically injured Sunday when he tried to pass another semitrailer truck that was slowing in front of him on Interstate 80. The collision occurred about 8:30 a.m. in the westbound lanes of I-80 about 30 miles northe'... Read More

The traveling public received welcome news over the weekend. After more than two months of closures, Interstate 29 is now fully open in Iowa. The last section to reopen was between Council Bluffs and Missouri Valley. The Missouri Vall'... Read More

Authorities have released the name of the baby who died in a crash on Interstate 80 in Sarpy County on Saturday. Five others were injured. Four-month-old Amila Johnson from Scottsbluff, Nebraska, died in the crash that occurred when the '... Read More