A judge has ordered mental evaluations and trackers for two teenaged suspects accused of plotting an attack at Plattsmouth High School. That order came during a juvenile court hearing in Sarpy County Friday as we discovered additional details abou'... Read More

NORFOLK — The future of one of Norfolk’s oldest buildings is up in the air after the City Council was split over a zoning change in its most recent meeting. Vandelay Investments owns the Depot building at 211 West Northwestern Avenue and request'... Read More

A 16-year-old boy was taken into police custody Thursday after he was accused of threatening violence at Lincoln Northeast High School. Thursday afternoon, the Lincoln Public Schools' security team notified police of the threat. After an'... Read More

COLUMBUS - Columbus Mayor Jim Bulkley says approving the city to build a new fire station and police station is essential to providing public safety. Voters will get the chance to approve the building of a new fire station and new police station o'... Read More

COLUMBUS - Crews were called to an accident, after a cement truck and pickup collided on Howard Boulevard in west Columbus. Columbus Police reports say a 45-year-old man was driving a cement truck southeast bound on Howard Boulevard, attempting to'... Read More

COLUMBUS - One person was hospitalized and another was cited after two cars collided at the intersection of 5th Street and 23rd Avenue. Columbus Police reports say a 36-year-old woman was driving a 2012 Ford sedan southbound on 23rd Avenue, and a '... Read More

LINCOLN - The Nebraska Democratic Party Chair, Jane Kleeb, has released the following statement in response to Gov. Ricketts inviting the NRA to hold convention in Nebraska: “The Nebraska Democratic Party stands with young people across our state '... Read More

COLUMBUS - A power pole fire knocked out power to a small area in rural Columbus Thursday evening. Platte County Dispatch received a call about the power pole fire at approximately 7:27 p.m.  Loup Power President Neal Suess says the pole was loca'... Read More

COLUMBUS - A winter storm that is expected to dump large amounts of snow on Nebraska on Saturday, has taken a slight shift to the north. A line from Central City, along Highway 30 through Columbus and up to Onawa, Iowa, rides along the edge of the'... Read More

NORFOLK - A Norfolk man faces multiple charges after a disturbance at his apartment. Norfolk Police Captain Michael Bauer says 19-year old Ethan Jimenez was arrested early Friday. Police were called to an apartment on Glenmore Drive around 5:30'... Read More

LINCOLN - Nebraska Democratic Party chair Jane Kleeb says questions about state Senator Bob Krist's eligibility to run for governor as a Democrat should be easy to resolve. Kleeb says the party checked with the Secretary of State before Krist decl'... Read More

OMAHA - This Saturday, the ESU specialists with the Douglas County Sheriff's Office will hold an active shooter educational event in Omaha. After last week's deadly school shooting in Florida, many organizations, churches, businesses and schools a'... Read More

NORFOLK - Officials are investigating the cause of a fire near a Norfolk business Thursday evening. Norfolk Fire Captain Lannce Grothe says the Fire Division was called out to Progressive Nutrition in east Omaha Avenue in Norfolk for a report of a'... Read More

A report finds the construction industry in the Midwest is being disproportionately impacted by the opioid epidemic. Report co-author Jill Manzo (MAN-zoe), a researcher with the Midwest Economic Policy Institute, says construction work is particularl'... Read More