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Elton John bringing farewell tour to Lincoln's Pinnacle Bank Arena

Elton John bringing farewell tour to Lincoln's Pinnacle Bank Arena

Elton John will bring his Farewell Yellow Brick Road tour to Lincoln on Tuesday, June 9, 2020.

November firearm season for deer opens in Nebraska this weekend

November firearm season for deer opens in Nebraska this weekend

The November firearm season for deer in Nebraska starts Nov. 16 and runs through Nov. 24.

Broken Bow City Council Unanimously Approves Recall Election

Broken Bow City Council Unanimously Approves Recall Election

The Broken Bow City Council held their regular meeting on Tuesday, November 12, the meeting however, was anything but normal.

Reportedly drunk man crashes his car after driving the wrong way on O Street

Reportedly drunk man crashes his car after driving the wrong way on O Street

Lincoln Police say a man had a blood-alcohol level nearly two times the legal limit after crashing his vehicle while driving the wrong way on O Street.

Man arrested after trying to drag stolen desk up Capitol stairs

Man arrested after trying to drag stolen desk up Capitol stairs

A man was arrested after he stole a desk from a downtown Lincoln church and was spotted dragging it up the stairs of the Capitol building.

Fourth person arrested for Christmas Day 2017 fire

Fourth person arrested for Christmas Day 2017 fire

A fourth person has been arrested in connection with a fire on Christmas Day in 2017, suspected of committing insurance fraud.

Police say accidental overdose cause of deaths at Grand Island hotel

Police say accidental overdose cause of deaths at Grand Island hotel

Grand Island Police have concluded the investigation into the death of two people at a Grand Island hotel.

Health Department moving to ban e-cigarettes in restaurants and bars

Health Department moving to ban e-cigarettes in restaurants and bars

There is a plan to add e-cigarettes to the list of banned smoking items in Lancaster County and Tuesday night it got the seal of approval from the Health Board.

Feds file more charges against ex-Lincoln day care worker

Feds file more charges against ex-Lincoln day care worker

More federal charges have been filed against a former Lincoln day care worker accused of sexually assaulting children.

Ice Shower Causes Two Separate Accidents Stanton County

Ice Shower Causes Two Separate Accidents Stanton County

The Stanton County Sheriff's Office was kept busy Wednesday morning with several accidents and numerous vehicles in the ditch throughout Stanton county following an early morning ice shower.

One Person Injured in Morning Accident on Hwy 275

One Person Injured in Morning Accident on Hwy 275

One person is in the hospital after a two-vehicle accident near Battle Creek Wednesday morning.

Southeast Community College Board Member, Instructor Passes Away

Southeast Community College Board Member, Instructor Passes Away

Long-time instructor and current SCC Board member, dies at age 73.

UPDATE: Name of South Dakota man killed in crash on I-80 released

UPDATE: Name of South Dakota man killed in crash on I-80 released

A South Dakota man is dead following an accident on Interstate 80 Sunday afternoon.

Judge: Teen murder case too violent for juvenile court

Judge: Teen murder case too violent for juvenile court

Pointing to previous problems in the juvenile system, a Grand Island judge turned down a teenager's request that his murder trial be moved to juvenile court.

Krutz Sentenced for Fatal Stanton County Accident

Krutz Sentenced for Fatal Stanton County Accident

A Stanton man has been sentenced for a fatal traffic accident in May.

Mullen convicted of lesser charges in Hastings murder case

Mullen convicted of lesser charges in Hastings murder case

A Hastings man pleaded guilty to attempted robbery and accessory to a felony in the shooting death of Hastings resident Jose Hansen.

Sarpy County Hwy 50 and Giles Rd. Accident

Sarpy County Hwy 50 and Giles Rd. Accident

Two people are in the hospital after a two-vehicle accident in Sarpy County Tuesday morning.

Troopers Find Cocaine, Marijuana in I-80 Traffic Stop near Brady

Troopers Find Cocaine, Marijuana in I-80 Traffic Stop near Brady

The Nebraska State Patrol has arrested a California man and seized cocaine and pot found during a traffic stop on I-80 near Brady.

Slick roads made for difficult driving in northeast Nebraska

Slick roads made for difficult driving in northeast Nebraska

The National Weather Service issued a winter weather advisory Wednesday morning due to the conditions.

Car Collides with Truck at Highway 41 Construction Zone...One Hurt

Car Collides with Truck at Highway 41 Construction Zone...One Hurt

One passenger injured in rear-end collision, near Adams, Nebraska

Ex-inmate loses lawsuit filed over handling of prison riot

Ex-inmate loses lawsuit filed over handling of prison riot

A former inmate has lost the lawsuit he filed after the 2015 riot at the Tecumseh prison that left two prisoners dead.

Another school district sues leading e-cigarette maker Juul

Another school district sues leading e-cigarette maker Juul

Another school district is suing leading e-cigarette maker Juul, claiming that its devices create "enormous distractions for students."

Union Chief v Mayor Saga Caught on Camera

Union Chief v Mayor Saga Caught on Camera

Sex, lies and videotape.

It's all part of an ever growing feud between the Mayor of Omaha and the head of the city's powerful fire union.

UNOFFICIAL RESULTS: Bond for new Summerland School passes

UNOFFICIAL RESULTS: Bond for new Summerland School passes

ANTELOPE COUNTY - According to the unofficial results of the vote, the bond passed 981-371.

NorthStar Services continues fight for increased state funding

NorthStar Services continues fight for increased state funding

NORFOLK - As the Nebraska legislature’s 2020 session draws closer some service providers are already spreading the word about their fight for more funding.

Night To Shine Returning To Columbus, Donations Now Being Accepted

Night To Shine Returning To Columbus, Donations Now Being Accepted

One of Columbus' most uplifting events of 2019 will be returning in 2020, and donations are now being accepted to help put it together. 

BigIron Realty hosting online land auction, says there's many advantages

BigIron Realty hosting online land auction, says there's many advantages

Around 800 acres of land in Nebraska are up for sale this Thursday and it's being done entirely on the internet.

U of Nebraska-Lincoln planning Veterans Tribute project

U of Nebraska-Lincoln planning Veterans Tribute project

The University of Nebraska-Lincoln planning construction of a reflection area for its Veterans' Tribute project.

Wood River accident victim identified

Wood River accident victim identified

Hall County Sheriff's officials have released the name of the man killed Saturday after being struck by a tractor in Wood River.

Sgt Peffers Restaurant Gets Robbed at Gunpoint

Sgt Peffers Restaurant Gets Robbed at Gunpoint

Police are looking for an armed robber who held up an Omaha restaurant and forced an employee into a freezer.

CPD Investigating Burglary At Gas Station

CPD Investigating Burglary At Gas Station

The Columbus Police Department is investigating a burglary which occurred at a gas station this past weekend.

Woman Charged With Meth After Asking Police To Search Her Apartment For Intruders

Woman Charged With Meth After Asking Police To Search Her Apartment For Intruders

Police say a 58-year-old woman was knocking on neighborhood doors asking for help

Vargas Running for Re-Election, Wants Raises for Lawmakers

Vargas Running for Re-Election, Wants Raises for Lawmakers

A state lawmaker who wants to raise senators’ pay and push out new rules for food-trucks is running for re-election.

Rural Beatrice Man Convicted in Shooting, Resulting in Paralysis

Rural Beatrice Man Convicted in Shooting, Resulting in Paralysis

Sentencing set for January, in shooting that paralyzed a man

19-year-old arrested for third DUI

19-year-old arrested for third DUI

A 19-year-old man is in jail after police say he was caught drinking and driving a third time.

Gering Police respond to shooting Monday night

Gering Police respond to shooting Monday night

Gering Police responded to a report of a shooting just before 8p Monday between 17th street and Gentry Street.

Trial scheduled for midwife blamed for death of baby

Trial scheduled for midwife blamed for death of baby

A trial has been scheduled for a midwife who tried unsuccessfully to deliver a child at an Omaha home.

Missing woman's body found in ravine, next to vehicle

Missing woman's body found in ravine, next to vehicle

Authorities have found the body of a missing woman in a western Nebraska ravine, next to her vehicle.

Gunfire into Omaha home critically injures woman inside

Gunfire into Omaha home critically injures woman inside

A woman suffered critical injuries when someone opened fire outside an Omaha home, police said.

Tracks in snow lead South Sioux City police to stolen car suspects

Tracks in snow lead South Sioux City police to stolen car suspects

Northeast Nebraska police say Sunday night's snow helped officers find two suspects and a stolen car.

Weeping Water teacher fights to keep job ahead of her retirement

Weeping Water teacher fights to keep job ahead of her retirement

No decision made yet as a longtime Weeping Water third-grade teacher fights to keep her job.

Lincoln Pubic Schools changing course work to help ACT scoring

Lincoln Pubic Schools changing course work to help ACT scoring

The Lincoln Public School system is changing its style of curriculum after the district saw a decrease in ACT scoring for the second straight year.

Marijuana Use Rising Among College Students

Marijuana Use Rising Among College Students

There are 44 Colleges in the state of Nebraska and according to a new study, students at these colleges and schools across the country are putting down cigarettes in favor of joints.

Man dies after vehicle runs off Kearney County road

Man dies after vehicle runs off Kearney County road

Authorities say a man died after his vehicle ran off a Kearney County road and flipped.

CANCELLED: Oscar-Winning Costume Designer To Visit Wayne State Campus

CANCELLED: Oscar-Winning Costume Designer To Visit Wayne State Campus

The event at Wayne State College featuring Oscar-winning costume designer Ruth Carter on Wednesday has been canceled.

Legends Bar and Grill in Beatrice serves free meal to veterans Monday

Legends Bar and Grill in Beatrice serves free meal to veterans Monday

On Veterans' Day, Legends served a free meal to all veterans who stopped by between 5-9 p.m.

Air Force Duet Test Acoustics As Campaign Goes On To Revive Veterans Memorial Building

Air Force Duet Test Acoustics As Campaign Goes On To Revive Veterans Memorial Building

TSgt. Paul Wells and Airman Mario Foreman-Powell perform for Veterans Day observance

NU Presidential Candidate Visits Norfolk On Veterans Day

NU Presidential Candidate Visits Norfolk On Veterans Day

The priority candidate for the University of Nebraska's presidency made his way through Norfolk Monday as part of a whirlwind tour across the state.

Platte County Vietnam vet shares stories on Veterans Day

Platte County Vietnam vet shares stories on Veterans Day

Army vet Norbert Drueppel said he was deployed to the central highlands of Vietnam in 1969.

Car Hit Cattle Truck Near Kansas Border

Car Hit Cattle Truck Near Kansas Border

Update: Arkansas man killed in Highway 75 crash near Kansas border

Hanover man killed in rollover accident just northwest of Fairbury Sunday

Hanover man killed in rollover accident just northwest of Fairbury Sunday

Craig was transported to Jefferson Community Health and Life where he was pronounced dead due to injuries related to a motor vehicle accident.

Boys Town Fire Chief John Sing remembered

Boys Town Fire Chief John Sing remembered

Boys Town Fire Chief John Sing died Monday morning after a 48-year career with the department.

Authorities say Iowa worker died at Nebraska burn center

Authorities say Iowa worker died at Nebraska burn center

Authorities say a man burned in a fire at a northwest Iowa hog confinement has died.

Pierce Veterans Honored As Part Of Veteran's Day Celebration

Pierce Veterans Honored As Part Of Veteran's Day Celebration

A trio of veterans were honored Monday morning as part of the Veteran's Day celebration in Pierce.

Palmer Veterans Memorial has hopes of expansion

Palmer Veterans Memorial has hopes of expansion

The operators of a central Nebraska veterans memorial have plans to expand it.

Instilling Respect for Veterans, Through All Ages

Instilling Respect for Veterans, Through All Ages

Veterans Day observed with music-highlighted ceremony at Beatrice High School

Vandalism at Jewish Cemetery Raises More Questions

Vandalism at Jewish Cemetery Raises More Questions

More questions today as the investigation continues into widespread vandalism at Temple Israel a Jewish cemetery and one of the oldest religious graveyards in Omaha.

Woman arrested for helping hide vehicle involved in fatal hit and run

Woman arrested for helping hide vehicle involved in fatal hit and run

A Lincoln woman has been arrested for tampering with evidence after she helped hide a vehicle following a fatal hit and run.

Escapee returned to Kearney YRTC

Escapee returned to Kearney YRTC

An 18-year-old boy is back at the Youth Rehabilitation and Treatment in Kearney after escaping Sunday.

Community rallies to harvest late farmer's fields

Community rallies to harvest late farmer's fields

When needed most, Nebraskan’s know how to step up, but no one does it better than those from small communities.

Snow Totals: parts of Nebraska see more than 3 inches

Snow Totals: parts of Nebraska see more than 3 inches

Snow blankets much of the state after a roller coaster of November temperatures continues in Nebraska.

Man arrested for pointing pellet gun at firefighters

Man arrested for pointing pellet gun at firefighters

A man was arrested for pointing a pellet gun at firefighters after being found trespassing at an auto lot.

Hall County Sheriff's Dept. Warns Against Jury Duty Scam

Hall County Sheriff's Dept. Warns Against Jury Duty Scam

The Hall County Sheriff’s Department is warning residents of a scam involving the department.

Keystone pipeline restarts 2 weeks after North Dakota leak

Keystone pipeline restarts 2 weeks after North Dakota leak

Canadian crude oil is once again moving through a pipeline nearly two weeks after the line leaked an estimated 383,000 gallons (1.4 million liters) of oil in North Dakota.

New social studies standards adopted for Nebraska students

New social studies standards adopted for Nebraska students

The Nebraska State Board of Education has approved new social studies standards aimed at encouraging students to look at history from multiple perspectives.

One person dead in accident on I-80 near Grand Island

One person dead in accident on I-80 near Grand Island

Authorities say a South Dakota man died after collision on Interstate 80 in south-central Nebraska.