Man imprisoned for setting fires but not letting wife flee
A 27-year-old man has been given five to 10 years in prison for trying to set his North Platte home on fire but not letting his wife leave.
Nebraska economic development director to leave post
Nebraska's state economic development director is leaving his post next month.
Girl wins $2.75M in lawsuit over abuse by former golf coach
The Scottsbluff School District is paying a girl $2.75 million to settle a lawsuit she filed over sexual abuse committed by her former high school golf coach.
Authorities say man died in southeast Nebraska ATV accident
Authorities say a 23-year-old man died in an all-terrain vehicle accident in southeast Nebraska.
Police: Man injured in partial ceiling collapse has died
Authorities say a man injured when part of ceiling collapsed at a Lincoln veterinary center has died.
Flood-hit businesses struggle to restore customer volume
Some Nebraska and Iowa businesses are still struggling to recover from flooding that damaged their properties or otherwise kept customers away from their doors.
2 people injured by Omaha apartment blaze
Authorities say two people were injured by an apartment fire in north Omaha.
Gage County may put its drug dog back to work
The Gage County Sheriff's Office may resurrect its K-9 program and put its drug dog back to work.
Hunting permits for big game going on sale Aug. 5
Permits for big game hunting will go on sale at any Nebraska Game and Parks Commission office or online beginning at 1 p.m. Central on Aug. 5.
All 29 snakes native to Nebraska will be on display at event
All 29 kinds of snakes that live in Nebraska will be on display at an event for those interested in learning more.
Fishing With Friends event set at Omaha's Zorinsky Lake
The Nebraska Game and Parks Commission has scheduled a Fishing With Friends event for Thursday at Omaha's Zorinsky Lake.
Medical marijuana petition drive running strong in Nebraska
Organizers of a petition drive to legalize medical marijuana in Nebraska say they're hitting their early signature goals with help from an all-volunteer network, but opponents are mobilizing to fight the measure if it...
Millard program teaches social skills to autistic students
The Millard Public Schools District in Omaha intends to offer new programs this coming school year to improve the social skills of students with autism and other intellectual or developmental disabilities.
West Nile virus found in 4 mosquito pools around Omaha-area
Health officials are warning those in eastern Nebraska's Douglas County to take precautions after West Nile virus is found in mosquitoes in the county.
Weather service: Saturday sees more heat; Sunday sees relief
A mid-summer heat wave continues to bear down on Nebraska and Iowa, but weather forecasters say a cool front is on the way.
Nebraska woman dies weeks after hit-and-run crash
Police in eastern Nebraska say a woman critically injured in a hit-and-run crash last month has died.