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Omaha staff member reportedly injured during student disturbance

Omaha staff member reportedly injured during student disturbance

A staff member was reportedly injured while trying to separate two Omaha students that were having a disturbance.

UPDATE: 68-year-old Plattsmouth woman located

UPDATE: 68-year-old Plattsmouth woman located

A missing Plattsmouth woman has been located.

Lincoln man arrested for reportedly looking into window

Lincoln man arrested for reportedly looking into window

A man was arrested in Lincoln for reportedly looking into someone's bedroom window.

LFR responds to two house fires overnight

LFR responds to two house fires overnight

Lincoln Fire & Rescue crews were busy responding to two fire calls overnight.

LFR says one dog found dead inside home that caught fire

LFR says one dog found dead inside home that caught fire

Lincoln Fire & Rescue says one dog has died and there’s $250,000 in damage to a home in the central part of the city after a fire.

State hearing on abortion ban this week

State hearing on abortion ban this week

Governor has indicated his support for a six-week ban

Metro gas prices still rising

Metro gas prices still rising

Current average is $3.41 a gallon

Avoca holds 41st annual Quack Off

Avoca holds 41st annual Quack Off

Duck racing is not an exact science.

Omaha nonprofit builds better representation of visually impaired community

Omaha nonprofit builds better representation of visually impaired community

Striking a win is always a good feeling. It brings a sense of accomplishment and a proud moment.

Family donates blood in honor of relatives facing cancer diagnoses

Family donates blood in honor of relatives facing cancer diagnoses

It was Janice Schmitz’s first time ever donating blood, and she brought a good portion of her family along.

Young, Carey lead Maryland past Nebraska 82-63

Young, Carey lead Maryland past Nebraska 82-63

Jahmir Young had 18 points, seven assists, and six steals, Donald Carey added 16 points, and Maryland defeated Nebraska 82-63 on Saturday.

Man reportedly steals money from Omaha business

Man reportedly steals money from Omaha business

A business in Omaha was reportedly robbed Saturday evening.

Lincoln Northeast rockets past Norfolk in sweep

Lincoln Northeast rockets past Norfolk in sweep

On a chilly Saturday afternoon, the Lincoln Northeast Rockets weren't cold on the hardwood, as they swept Norfolk in both games, 65-49 in the girls  and 73-32 in the boys.

Husker rally falls short in 80-76 loss at No. 10 Iowa

Husker rally falls short in 80-76 loss at No. 10 Iowa

Nebraska rallied from a 17-point deficit to open the fourth quarter but came up just short in an 80-76 loss to No. 10 Iowa at Carver-Hawkeye Arena on Saturday afternoon.

Creighton men's basketball beats #13 Xavier

Creighton men's basketball beats #13 Xavier

All five starters scored in double-figures as Creighton picked up its fourth top-25 win off the season with an 84-67 win over No. 13 Xavier on Saturday.

Omaha man arrested near Stanton for alleged stolen vehicle

Omaha man arrested near Stanton for alleged stolen vehicle

A man from Omaha was arrested in northeast Nebraska for reportedly stealing vehicle.

'Outrage, anger and profound sadness': Lincoln mayor, police chief comment on Tyre Nichols case

'Outrage, anger and profound sadness': Lincoln mayor, police chief comment on Tyre Nichols case

Officials in Nebraska's capital city shared their thoughts following the release of a video showing police officers in Memphis beating Tyre Nichols, who later died.

Omaha apartment fire causes estimated $10,000 in damage

Omaha apartment fire causes estimated $10,000 in damage

An apartment fire allegedly caused by discarded smoking material was extinguished quickly, but not before causing some damage.

Schmaderer: Criminal activity by police 'can never be tolerated'

Schmaderer: Criminal activity by police 'can never be tolerated'

Police video of Tyre Nichols' arrest was released Friday

Geneva man gets 15 years in prison for meth charges

Geneva man gets 15 years in prison for meth charges

A Geneva man was sentenced Friday to 15 years in prison for methamphetamine charges. 

Dog, cat die in Omaha house fire caused by dryer lint

Dog, cat die in Omaha house fire caused by dryer lint

Three pets were rescued, but a cat and dog died in a Thursday night house fire in Omaha.

Lincoln man arrested after making disturbance call

Lincoln man arrested after making disturbance call

A 51-year-old Lincoln man was arrested for terroristic threats after a disturbance call. 

Lincoln men arrested in connection to explosives investigation

Lincoln men arrested in connection to explosives investigation

The Lincoln Police Department said they have arrested two men in connection to the Wednesday investigation on explosive materials. 

Two men arrested in connection to Omaha bank robbery

Two men arrested in connection to Omaha bank robbery

The Omaha Police Department announced the arrest of two men connected to a bank robbery that happened Thursday morning. 

Big city police chiefs battle push to loosen restrictions on hidden guns

Big city police chiefs battle push to loosen restrictions on hidden guns

In the past Brewer’s bill would have allowed urban areas to opt out of a concealed carry law, but this year's bill eliminates that carve out.

Fremont 4th-grader brings loaded handgun to school

Fremont 4th-grader brings loaded handgun to school

Fremont Police are investigating after a loaded handgun was found in a fourth-grader’s backpack Thursday morning.

Saunders County accident kills one, injures multiple

Saunders County accident kills one, injures multiple

Authorities in Saunders County are investigating a two-vehicle accident that injured multiple people and killed one person. 

Omahan recovering after blind date assault

Omahan recovering after blind date assault

Douglas County Sheriff Aaron Hanson wants anyone meeting a stranger to remember his office at 156th and West Maple is the best place to rendezvous.

Turnovers doom short handed Huskers against red hot Wildcats

Turnovers doom short handed Huskers against red hot Wildcats

LINCOLN - Nebraska knew they'd be in for a challenge with an impressive Northwestern team visiting Lincoln on Wednesday night.

'Bushel baskets' of cash find Pillen spending and saying 'no'

'Bushel baskets' of cash find Pillen spending and saying 'no'

Pillen says he's "investing," critics have their own views.

13 Nebraska counties to see license plate duplicates

13 Nebraska counties to see license plate duplicates

There are 13 counties that will be hit by delayed shipments of 2023 license plates. 

Pillen weighs in on abortion, NU budget, new state prison

Pillen weighs in on abortion, NU budget, new state prison

Pillen: State has never been stronger

Woman reportedly attempts to steal vehicle from Lincoln gas station

Woman reportedly attempts to steal vehicle from Lincoln gas station

A man reported that a woman tried to steal his vehicle while he was inside a Lincoln gas station.

Multiple gunshots heard in Lincoln, door damaged

Multiple gunshots heard in Lincoln, door damaged

A door was reportedly damaged by a bullet in Lincoln.

Traffic stop leads to explosive investigation

Traffic stop leads to explosive investigation

The Lincoln Police Department said that their Investigations Units is investigating explosives that were found during a traffic stop. 

Controversial gun bill returns to State Capitol

Controversial gun bill returns to State Capitol

State Sen. Tom Brewer, a Republican from Gordon, is once again pushing to loosen restrictions on those who want to carry a gun and conceal it.

Missing boy's mom wants him declared dead

Missing boy's mom wants him declared dead

12-year-old Ryan Larsen, who has autism, was last seen 20 months ago, on May 17, 2021.

Omaha man sentenced to prison for robbery conspiracy

Omaha man sentenced to prison for robbery conspiracy

A conviction for a robbery conspiracy puts an Omaha man in prison for over 13 years.

Lincoln woman sentenced for transferring firearms to a felon

Lincoln woman sentenced for transferring firearms to a felon

A Lincoln woman was sentenced for transferring firearms to a felon who was serving his post-release supervision. 

Milford pizza place saves the day, providing lunch for 350 students on short notice

Milford pizza place saves the day, providing lunch for 350 students on short notice

The small staff at a restaurant in Milford is being credited with saving the day, after providing lunch for 350 high school students on short notice.

Actor, Omaha native Adam Devine to reign as Bacchus LIV at 2023 Mardi Gras

Actor, Omaha native Adam Devine to reign as Bacchus LIV at 2023 Mardi Gras

A Millard South grad who has gone on to become a star of film and television will be a significant part of Mardi Gras this year.

For one young couple, a farming dream becomes reality

For one young couple, a farming dream becomes reality

A childhood dream to be a farmer might seem unreachable for a kid who didn't grow up on a farm, but Davis Behle just kept dreaming.

Huskers bolster WR intake with 4-star Demitrius Bell

Huskers bolster WR intake with 4-star Demitrius Bell

The 4-star wide receiver adds to what has been a productive first offseason for new Husker head coach Matt Rhule and his staff.

Lincoln man cited after reportedly trespassing at middle school

Lincoln man cited after reportedly trespassing at middle school

A man was cited after he reportedly trespassed at a middle school in Lincoln.

Lincoln man sentenced to 13 years for child porn

Lincoln man sentenced to 13 years for child porn

Child pornography charge sends Lincoln man to prison for 13 years.

Omaha man found guilty for sex trafficking of a minor, faces possible life in prison

Omaha man found guilty for sex trafficking of a minor, faces possible life in prison

A jury found a man from Omaha guilty for sex trafficking of a minor and he could be given life in prison.

Former Georgia offensive lineman Jacob Hood announces he'll join Huskers

Former Georgia offensive lineman Jacob Hood announces he'll join Huskers

For the third time this offseason, Nebraska has landed a Georgia transfer.

Former Gov. Pete Ricketts sworn in as U.S. Senator

Former Gov. Pete Ricketts sworn in as U.S. Senator

Former Gov. Pete Ricketts was sworn in on Monday as U.S. Senator. 

Omaha mom selected as Nebraska Mother of the Year

Omaha mom selected as Nebraska Mother of the Year

Mother of the Year isn't just something that is garnished on a mug for Mother's Day. It's an award that mothers can be nominated for across the state and nation. 

One injured in Lincoln shooting

One injured in Lincoln shooting

A 40-year-old man was injured in a Lincoln shooting that reportedly stemmed from an argument.

Tecumseh inmate serving life sentence for Omaha-area murder dies in custody

Tecumseh inmate serving life sentence for Omaha-area murder dies in custody

A Tecumseh State Correctional Institution inmate, who was sentenced to life for murder out of Douglas County, died Monday. 

Key Omaha lawmaker is lone Democrat backing six-week abortion ban

Key Omaha lawmaker is lone Democrat backing six-week abortion ban

And there’s more, that same Democrat, Mike McDonnell is also the lone Democrat backing a pair of bills targeting transgender youth.

Thousands attend 13th Annual Lincoln Women’s Expo

Thousands attend 13th Annual Lincoln Women’s Expo

Thousands attended the 13th Annual Lincoln Women’s Expo this weekend at the Lancaster County Event Center.

Doctors sound opposition to six-week abortion ban

Doctors sound opposition to six-week abortion ban

At the moment the six-week ban is backed by 29 lawmakers, 33 votes are needed to break a likely filibuster, and backers are clearly optimistic.

Huskers fall short against No. 11 Maryland

Huskers fall short against No. 11 Maryland

Nebraska slumped from the start, falling behind 37-14 at the half on its way to a 69-54 women's basketball loss to No. 11 Maryland at Pinnacle Bank Arena on Sunday.

Omaha coffee shop holds pop-up shop to aid businesses impacted by inflation

Omaha coffee shop holds pop-up shop to aid businesses impacted by inflation

Traci Page said she feels the weight of inflation every day at her coffee shop, Karma Koffee.

42-year-old man taken to hospital after shooting in south Lincoln

42-year-old man taken to hospital after shooting in south Lincoln

A 42-year-old man was taken to the hospital after a shooting in south Lincoln on Saturday.

Twin brothers have babies on the same day

Twin brothers have babies on the same day

Nathan and Thomas Krick share many things in common. Their last name, for one. And as identical twins, their birthdays.

Omaha Zoo’s elephant calves celebrate first birthdays

Omaha Zoo’s elephant calves celebrate first birthdays

It was a big party down at the Henry Doorly Zoo Saturday.

UPDATE: OPD arrest man for reported connection to April 2020 homicide

UPDATE: OPD arrest man for reported connection to April 2020 homicide

The Omaha Police Department have found the man that is reportedly connected to a murder that occurred in April 2020.

NU regent acquitted of witness tampering in sex assault case

NU regent acquitted of witness tampering in sex assault case

A jury has acquitted University of Nebraska Regent Jack Stark of witness tampering in a sexual assault case.

Man arrested for reportedly killing 18-year-old in Lincoln

Man arrested for reportedly killing 18-year-old in Lincoln

A shooting that killed an 18-year-old led to the arrest of a Lincoln man.

AG Hilgers, statewide agencies promote human trafficking awareness in January

AG Hilgers, statewide agencies promote human trafficking awareness in January

Human Trafficking is defined as "the unlawful act of transporting or coercing people in order to benefit from their work or service."

Omaha elementary school teacher surprised with Milken Educator Award, $25K

Omaha elementary school teacher surprised with Milken Educator Award, $25K

Lisa Moody, a special education teacher at Jefferson Elementary in Omaha, received the surprise of a lifetime when she was presented with a national Milken Educator Award Friday morning at a schoolwide assembly of cheering students and colleagues.