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Omaha police: Man concealed body of mother dead since July
Omaha police: Man concealed body of mother dead since July

Omaha police have charged a man with concealing the death of his mother, whose body was found in a bedroom months after her death.

Bond set at $1.75 million for serial robbery suspect

Bond set at $1.75 million for serial robbery suspect

From stolen lottery tickets to a chance encounter with an Omaha Police officer, 6 News is learning more about how investigators caught a suspected armed robber.

NCN Investigation Finds Watchdog Questioning Councilman's Election

NCN Investigation Finds Watchdog Questioning Councilman's Election

An investigation by News Channel Nebraska is raising questions about the 2017 election of Omaha City Councilman Vinny Palermo.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

Missouri to finally drop below flood levels, but for how long?

Missouri to finally drop below flood levels, but for how long?

There are mounting concerns that still-high river levels, saturated soil, and a potentially wet winter will create repeat conditions in 2020.

Nearly 800 Nebraska inmates sign petition panning conditions

Nearly 800 Nebraska inmates sign petition panning conditions

Nearly 800 Nebraska State Penitentiary inmates — more than half the Lincoln prison’s population — have signed a petition sent to state officials and various news outlets decrying conditions at the prison.

Man arrested for selling cocaine to undercover investigator

Man arrested for selling cocaine to undercover investigator

Lincoln Police arrested a man after he delivered 24 grams of cocaine to an undercover officer.

Fremont bank robber forced teller outside at gunpoint before escaping with $10,000

Fremont bank robber forced teller outside at gunpoint before escaping with $10,000

A man has been arrested for robbing First State Bank & Trust in Fremont Thursday, Nov. 21, according to police.

Signs seek to slow traffic at Papillion intersection

Signs seek to slow traffic at Papillion intersection

The city of Papillion is using signs to try to slow traffic at a downtown intersection where a 10-year-old girl was fatally hit by a car earlier this year.

Nebraska's Capitol Christmas Tree Arrives

Nebraska's Capitol Christmas Tree Arrives

The Christmas tree is at the Capitol!

Lincoln Animal Control rescues cat, head was stuck in jar

Lincoln Animal Control rescues cat, head was stuck in jar

Lincoln Animal Control rescued a cat that had its head stuck in a jar on Monday.

Investigators Identify Millard Body, Treating as Homicide

Investigators Identify Millard Body, Treating as Homicide

Omaha Police have released more information on what they are now calling a homicide investigation in a Millard neighborhood.

Police release image of man trying to break into vehicles

Police release image of man trying to break into vehicles

Lincoln Police have released a surveillance image of a man trying to break into vehicles in southeast Lincoln.

Police investigate suspicious death in Millard neighborhood

Police investigate suspicious death in Millard neighborhood

Omaha Police are investigating a suspicious death in west Omaha.

Property owners want emergency hearing to block new landlord registry ordinance

Property owners want emergency hearing to block new landlord registry ordinance

Lawyers for the Metropolitan Omaha Property Owner's Association wants a judge to order a temporary injunction against the city's new landlord registry ordinance. It takes effect Jan. 1.

SCSO advising public of wanted man

SCSO advising public of wanted man

The Seward County Sheriff's Office is searching for a man with a warrant who fled from them Sunday night.

New religion course at UNL includes proposing worship space

New religion course at UNL includes proposing worship space

A new course at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln will focus on the world’s religions and will ask students to use their new-found knowledge to propose a common worship space on campus.

Man pleads no contest in case around UNL band member's crash death

Man pleads no contest in case around UNL band member's crash death

A man facing charges of motor vehicle homicide in connection to a crash that killed a UNL band member pled no contest to the charges on Monday.

Iowa Caucus Countdown

Iowa Caucus Countdown

It’s day three of Joe Biden’s eight day “No Malarkey” Iowa bus tour.

Union Pacific sues to nullify old jobs pact with Texas city

Union Pacific sues to nullify old jobs pact with Texas city

Union Pacific wants a court to invalidate an 1872 pact requiring it to keep a certain number of railroad jobs in the Texas town of Palestine indefinitely.

Nebraska man gets 7 years for child porn possession

Nebraska man gets 7 years for child porn possession

A Lincoln man accused of possessing and sharing child pornography has been imprisoned.

Man fatally injured when knocked off top of viaduct in Wahoo

Man fatally injured when knocked off top of viaduct in Wahoo

Authorities say a man was fatally injured when he was knocked off the top of a viaduct in eastern Nebraska.

Mayor: Visitors Should Sample Old Market Christmas

Mayor: Visitors Should Sample Old Market Christmas

One of Omaha’s top tourist attractions is kicking off the city’s Holiday Lights Festival.

Freezing rain makes for slick Thanksgiving

Freezing rain makes for slick Thanksgiving

Officials in Madison County urged residents to stay off the roads.

Infant dies; new charge filed against his father in Omaha

Infant dies; new charge filed against his father in Omaha

An Omaha man whose 4-month-old son died of a brain injury has been accused of child abuse resulting in death.

Flu Numbers Rising

Flu Numbers Rising

As winter weather steps up in and around Omaha, so do confirmed cases of the flu.

Lawsuit filed over hepatitis A outbreak linked to berries

Lawsuit filed over hepatitis A outbreak linked to berries

An Omaha woman who contracted hepatitis A after eating blackberries she bought at a Fresh Thyme grocery store has sued the company.

Man chases suspects trying to break into his car, gets assaulted

Man chases suspects trying to break into his car, gets assaulted

Lincoln Police have arrested a man for assault after the victim showed up to a police station with a cut on his neck.

Henry Doorly Zoo announces birth of Eastern Mountain Bongo Calf

Henry Doorly Zoo announces birth of Eastern Mountain Bongo Calf

Omaha’s Henry Doorly Zoo and Aquarium has announced the birth of an Eastern mountain bongo calf.

2 inmates get more time for assault on prison captain

2 inmates get more time for assault on prison captain

Two inmates who assaulted a prison captain at the Nebraska State Penitentiary in Lincoln have been given more time behind bars.

NDOT Announces Preliminary Work on Lincoln South Beltway

NDOT Announces Preliminary Work on Lincoln South Beltway

Preliminary work on the Lincoln South Beltway project will begin soon, according to the Nebraska Department of Transportation.

Lincoln man wants to withdraw plea made on manslaughter charge

Lincoln man wants to withdraw plea made on manslaughter charge

A man accused of fatally shooting a Lincoln resident wants to take back pleas he entered.

Car flips over as wintry weather makes roads slippery

Car flips over as wintry weather makes roads slippery

Thanksgiving travel got off to a slippery start in Nebraska.

Wednesday morning street conditions update for Lincoln drivers

Wednesday morning street conditions update for Lincoln drivers

LINCOLN, Neb. (KOLN) -- Drivers should use extra caution during the Wednesday morning commute. Twenty city crews remain on patrol, applying salt pre-wet with anti-ice brine as needed to arterial streets, emergency snow routes and bus routes. Main roads in

Omaha Mayor, Council Getting Pay Raise

Omaha Mayor, Council Getting Pay Raise

As expected the Mayor of Omaha and City Council are getting pay raises.

Iowa farmers set to receive $767 million in trade payments

Iowa farmers set to receive $767 million in trade payments

Iowa farmers are set to receive the most government payments to offset damage from the U.S.’s ongoing trade war with China.

Man arrested for murder in case of Council Bluffs body found wrapped in sheet

Man arrested for murder in case of Council Bluffs body found wrapped in sheet

Council Bluffs Police have arrested a man for first-degree murder in connection with a body found wrapped in a sheet.

NDCS community corrections inmate returned to custody

NDCS community corrections inmate returned to custody

A community corrections inmate has been returned to the Nebraska Department of Correctional Services.

Child abuse charge against city councilman dropped

Child abuse charge against city councilman dropped

Authorities have dropped a child abuse charge that was leveled against a city councilman in the Omaha suburb of Papillion.

State Football Weather Report with Nate Neuhaus Interview

State Football Weather Report with Nate Neuhaus Interview

A popular question this week has been how the weather would impact the State Football Championships.

Sheriff's Office identifies 87-year-old man killed in crash

Sheriff's Office identifies 87-year-old man killed in crash

The Lancaster County Sheriff's Office has identified a Seward man as the victim of a fatal accident in a crash at Highway 34 and Northwest 48th Street on Monday afternoon.

Buttigieg Downplays NCN's 'Peaking to Soon' Question

Buttigieg Downplays NCN's 'Peaking to Soon' Question

It wasn't fire marshall, no-more-allowed-in, material but a good sized crowd listened and cheered as Democratic Presidential hopeful Pete Buttigieg made his anti-Trump case in Council Bluffs Monday night.

City Appealing LeClair Ruling

City Appealing LeClair Ruling

Omaha Mayor Jean Stothert announced today that the city is appealing an arbitrator's ruling giving fired firefighter Steve LeClair, his job back.

Police Say Woman Walking Across Street Fatally Stuck by Car

Police Say Woman Walking Across Street Fatally Stuck by Car

Authorities say a woman died at a hospital after she was struck by a car while crossing a northwest Omaha street.

Troopers Find 244 LBs of Marijuana in Seward County Traffic Stop

Troopers Find 244 LBs of Marijuana in Seward County Traffic Stop

Troopers with the Nebraska State Patrol have arrested three people and seized more than 200 pounds of pot during a traffic stop on Interstate 80 in Seward County.

Man arrested for enticement after arranging to meet 14-year-old

Man arrested for enticement after arranging to meet 14-year-old

A Lincoln man was arrested for enticement after pressuring a 14-year-old into meeting to have sex.