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Iowa man sentenced for threats made in Omaha
Iowa man sentenced for threats made in Omaha

A man from Iowa was sentenced after his conviction for threatening to shoot people in Omaha.

Pillen names Norfolk Public Safety Director Scott Cordes as new state fire marshal

Pillen names Norfolk Public Safety Director Scott Cordes as new state fire marshal

A Norfolk man is Nebraska's newest fire marshal, with Gov. Jim Pillen announcing Scott Cordes to the position on Friday.

Web Foot Raceway ready for Quack Off return

Web Foot Raceway ready for Quack Off return

Quack by popular demand

Lawsuit targets 'momentum' for wind turbines

Lawsuit targets 'momentum' for wind turbines

Group asks Iowa court to review legal process

Crash survivor returns to career with gratitude

Crash survivor returns to career with gratitude

Wiltse making remarkable return to the courtroom with a goal of soon running again

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.

Hospital talks with Richardson County about services for jail inmates

Hospital talks with Richardson County about services for jail inmates

Hospital shifting resources to meet demand for behavioral health

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."

York County Sheriff's office focused on I-80 as storm rolls through

York County Sheriff's office focused on I-80 as storm rolls through

York County Sheriff Vrbka says I-80 will remain a focus point for the department throughout the day.

Report from York as winter storm approaches metro, southeast Nebraska

Report from York as winter storm approaches metro, southeast Nebraska

Hear from NCN'S Jake Bartecki on the latest weather conditions in York.

Solar plant proposed for Plattsmouth river bottom

Solar plant proposed for Plattsmouth river bottom

NPPD would help establish 999 kw solar array for retail customers at Plattsmouth

Judge: malice not proven in defamation suit against Nebraska Republican Party

Judge: malice not proven in defamation suit against Nebraska Republican Party

Former state Legislature candidate files notice of appeal

Former NDSU commit switches pledge to Wayne State

Former NDSU commit switches pledge to Wayne State

The Wayne State football team secured a significant commitment on Monday, snagging former North Dakota State commit Ahmar Brown.

Papillion-La Vista relies on two strong second halves to sweep Norfolk

Papillion-La Vista relies on two strong second halves to sweep Norfolk

It took a pair of strong second halves to prevail Papillion- La Vista over Norfolk in both the girls and boys matchups on Saturday.

Omaha student's interest in engineering goes back to early childhood

Omaha student's interest in engineering goes back to early childhood

Harshitha Vallabhaneli said her passion for coding and robotics goes back to when she was only seven years old.

Nebraska American Legion department commander and other members censured

Nebraska American Legion department commander and other members censured

The American Legion in Nebraska has issued a public censure against its acting department commander and other members.

Kearney native and Valparaiso man killed in plane crash near Auburn

Kearney native and Valparaiso man killed in plane crash near Auburn

Airplane was scheduled to fly from Lincoln to Auburn

Bunco love benefits Otoe's Christmas lights

Bunco love benefits Otoe's Christmas lights

Sherry Ross is Otoe's first Bunco champion

Water rights advocates oppose Auburn's latest move to protect Little Nemaha River

Water rights advocates oppose Auburn's latest move to protect Little Nemaha River

Board of Public Works seeks authority to block new surface water permits

Pottawattamie County to pay hunters for beaver kills

Pottawattamie County to pay hunters for beaver kills

Pottawattamie County in Iowa will pay you to kill beavers.

Firearm possession puts South Dakota man in prison for six years

Firearm possession puts South Dakota man in prison for six years

Six years in prison was given to a South Dakota man due to a firearm possession charge.

Three generations born on Christmas Day

Three generations born on Christmas Day

NEBRASKA CITY – When Klarissa and Braden Feickert learned the due date for their first baby was the day after Christmas, Klarissa knew better. Her dad, Douglas Howard Wampler (1965) and her grandpa Donald Lee Wampler (1941) were both born on Christm

NC woman accused of providing handgun to juvenile

NC woman accused of providing handgun to juvenile

Nebraska City woman says she did not give or loan the handgun

Mayor Lambert stays positive as Plattsmouth endures its fourth winter of flood recovery

Mayor Lambert stays positive as Plattsmouth endures its fourth winter of flood recovery

Plattsmouth seeks engineering for construction phase of new wastewater plant

Fremont man arrested in Norfolk related to incident in parking lot

Fremont man arrested in Norfolk related to incident in parking lot

A northeast Nebraska man is in custody after a Tuesday incident in a Norfolk parking lot.

One person killed in Council Bluffs home explosion

One person killed in Council Bluffs home explosion

One person is dead after an explosion in Council Bluffs on Tuesday.

NDCS: TSCI inmate assaulted multiple staff members

NDCS: TSCI inmate assaulted multiple staff members

Nebraska authorities are investigating after an inmate allegedly assaulted several staff members at the Tecumseh State Correctional Institution.

Prison ordered after meth found in search for Linda Dillard

Prison ordered after meth found in search for Linda Dillard

Table Rock man told investigators he saw Dillard walk away from his residence near the Table Rock Wildlife Management Area

Coaches with Wayne State ties help lead Tulane to Cotton Bowl win over USC

Coaches with Wayne State ties help lead Tulane to Cotton Bowl win over USC

When Tulane took the field against USC in the Cotton Bowl on Monday afternoon, folks in northeast Nebraska had a keen on a pair of the Green Wave's coaches.

NSP investigating suspected David City murder-suicide

NSP investigating suspected David City murder-suicide

Authorities are investigating after two people were found dead in a Butler County home.

Future Fund features Nemaha County photographs

Future Fund features Nemaha County photographs

A community support organization in Auburn is set for the new year with a calendar that marks local events and highlights local photographs

Nebraska stifles Iowa with tough defense, beat rival 66-50

Nebraska stifles Iowa with tough defense, beat rival 66-50

Nebraska was swept by Iowa last year, but that won't be the case this season. 

State releases school snapshots

State releases school snapshots

It's not just student that get graded. Check out how your school stacks up.

Nebraska City embarking on housing strategy

Nebraska City embarking on housing strategy

Workforce housing development support by ARPA funds

Ice blamed for record low flows on Missouri River

Ice blamed for record low flows on Missouri River

River at Rulo registered at a negative number at Rulo on Monday

Blue Rivers Area Agency on Aging closed Thursday, Friday

Blue Rivers Area Agency on Aging closed Thursday, Friday

BEATRICE -- The Blue Rivers Area Agency on Aging Administration, Senior Centers and Transportation will be closed today, Thursday, December 22, and Friday, December 23 due to the incoming weather. Services will also be closed on Monday, December 26.

Falls City initiating home improvements

Falls City initiating home improvements

The Falls City City Council agreed Monday to allocate American Rescue Plan Act funds

Teacher Nick joins Winterpalooza

Teacher Nick joins Winterpalooza

Library event draws record crowd for Santa, cocoa, crafts and gifts

Passing driver collided with oncoming traffic on icy highway near Union

Passing driver collided with oncoming traffic on icy highway near Union

Initial reports indicate non-life-threatening injuries

County planners receive public praise for barriers to wind farms

County planners receive public praise for barriers to wind farms

Otoe County Planning Commission reviews regulations that would ban wind turbines from within a mile of a property line

Lincoln Mayoral Election Preview: Geist touts first responder support and community safety

Lincoln Mayoral Election Preview: Geist touts first responder support and community safety

LINCOLN - A current State Senator is vying to become the Capital City's first Republican Mayor in nearly a quarter-century.

Driver using mechanical aid rolls near Syracuse

Driver using mechanical aid rolls near Syracuse

Witness: car veered off of highway as if it were the Syracuse exit

Columbus native, former Husker linebacker Hausmann to transfer to Michigan

Columbus native, former Husker linebacker Hausmann to transfer to Michigan

Ernest Hausmann has announced his future plans. 

Game and Parks points to widespread drought as factor in decrease of deer harvest numbers

Game and Parks points to widespread drought as factor in decrease of deer harvest numbers

As the deer season nears its end, the Nebraska Game and Parks Commission is taking a closer look at deer harvest data.

Officials celebrate opening of beltway, hope it leads to less congested roads in Lincoln

Officials celebrate opening of beltway, hope it leads to less congested roads in Lincoln

A project backed by decades of planning, and two years of construction, Lincoln’s South Beltway near Saltillo Road and Highway 77 is complete.

Frustration over bullying voiced at board meeting

Frustration over bullying voiced at board meeting

Parents crowed into school board meeting in support of finding lasting solutions to school bullying and youth suicide

Thunderstorms, hail hit southeast Nebraska

Thunderstorms, hail hit southeast Nebraska

While the far western part of the state is dealing with snow, the southeastern portion of Nebraska got a different kind of winter storm Monday night.

Symptoms of Art at Peru State campus

Symptoms of Art at Peru State campus

Senior art on exhibit at AV Larson building

Hickman daycare worker arrested for allegedly spraying 3-year-old in face with soap-water solution

Hickman daycare worker arrested for allegedly spraying 3-year-old in face with soap-water solution

The Lancaster County Sheriff's Office arrested a daycare worker after she sprayed a child in the face with a soap-water filled solution. 

Rhule captivates PBA crowd, says staff is 'on a mission'

Rhule captivates PBA crowd, says staff is 'on a mission'

At halftime of the Nebraska men's basketball game on Saturday with fourth-ranked Purdue, as has become tradition, Nebraska introduced new football Head Coach Matt Rhule. 

Former state senator Engel dies at 90

Former state senator Engel dies at 90

A long-time state senator from South Sioux City has died.

Nebraska City cancels Friday classes due to illness

Nebraska City cancels Friday classes due to illness

Absentees at the high school approach 25 percent

Tannenbaum builds Christmas memories

Tannenbaum builds Christmas memories

Otoe County Museum of Memories opens for first Tannenbaum

Iowa man receives prison time for transporting explosives

Iowa man receives prison time for transporting explosives

A man from Iowa received two years of prison time for transporting explosives in Omaha.

Harkendorff seated as mayor

Harkendorff seated as mayor

New Falls City mayor promises honest, genuine city government

21st Century Equipment unveils mobile STEM lab

21st Century Equipment unveils mobile STEM lab

MITCHELL — A new program through 21st Century Equipment combines hands-on learning with the classroom, and it is mobile. 21st Century Equipment held an unveiling event at the Scotts Bluff County Fairgrounds today, Dec. 5.

Richardson County sheriff suspects weapons, drug violations

Richardson County sheriff suspects weapons, drug violations

Separate cases allege a firearm in the commission of a felony

Probation search in Salem yields forgery charges

Probation search in Salem yields forgery charges

Richardson County sheriff's deputies find pages of US currency printed front and back

Big Red Buzz: Joseph troubles may impact player retention

Big Red Buzz: Joseph troubles may impact player retention

Benning says Joseph upbeat and planning to meet with the new offensive coordinator moments prior to domestic eruption

Court documents reveal new details in alleged Joseph strangulation, domestic assault case

Court documents reveal new details in alleged Joseph strangulation, domestic assault case

Former Nebraska Interim Head Coach Mickey Joseph allegedly choked an adult woman during an argument at his Lincoln home on Wednesday afternoon, according to court filings.

Mickey Joseph arrested for alleged assault, strangulation

Mickey Joseph arrested for alleged assault, strangulation

Mickey Joseph has been arrested on charges of Strangulation and 3rd Degree Domestic Assault.

Rhule officially introduced, preaches hard work, building toughness within program

Rhule officially introduced, preaches hard work, building toughness within program

The Nebraska Football program turned over a new leaf, introducing Matt Rhule as the 31st head coach in program history.

Palmer won't return to Nebraska, announces plans to pursue NFL draft

Palmer won't return to Nebraska, announces plans to pursue NFL draft

Nebraska's single season receiving yards record holder will not return to Huskers. 

Tecumseh prison facility aiming toward resuming full operational schedule

Tecumseh prison facility aiming toward resuming full operational schedule

A southeast Nebraska prison facility is taking steps toward resuming a normal operational schedule, Nebraska State Correctional Services officials announced Wednesday.

Wedding florist accused of burglary

Wedding florist accused of burglary

Tabor man accused of breaking into couple's home after delivering their wedding flowers