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Family Searches For Missing Son

Family Searches For Missing Son

Posted by: Fahima Paghmani fpaghmani@klkntv.com Lincoln Police confirms; 10 year old Trevon Gray did not return home from the rec center at 13th/F Street. 

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Preparing for a chemical disaster

Preparing for a chemical disaster Video included

A simulation of a very serious situation took place at Southeast Community College Wednesday.

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Camp CoHoLo Starts Second Session

Camp CoHoLo Starts Second Session Video included

During these four days the kids left their problems and worries at home; while soaking up some fun in the sun at Camp CoHoLo.  

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Nebraska senators vote to repeal Obamacare, vote fails Video included

Posted By: Bayley Bischof Channel 8 Eyewitness News The senate voted Thursday on a bill that would have repealed Obamacare. If it had passed, the bill would go into affect in two years, giving legislature an opportunity to pass a replacement healthcare plan. But the bill failed 45–55 with seven Republicans joining the Democratic opposition. Nebraska Senators Ben Sasse and Deb Fischer voted to appeal. A statement from Sasse says he is disappointed the bill failed as it shoul... More>>

Local reaction to President Trump's tweet on banning transgender people from military

Local reaction to President Trump's tweet on banning transgender people from military Video included

There are no official numbers on how many transgender people are in the military, but estimates range from 1,000 to 6,000, out of the 1.3 million active duty service members.

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UNL Vice Chancellor encourages students to watch solar eclipse Video included

Students now have the chance to view the upcoming total solar eclipse, even if they're in class. In a press release, UNL Executive Vice Chancellor Donde Plowman says she encourages all professors to interrupt class to see the upcoming solar eclipse. On August 21st, the eclipse will be visible in Lincoln around 1 p.m. which is right in the middle of the first day of class for students. "I think the big piece was there is so much happening. The other big pi... More>>

Girl Scouts add science and math-based badges Video included

The Girl Scouts are now offering STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math) badges as part of a push to get more women into those careers down the road. 

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Two children found inside a 100 degree temperature room

Two children, ages 9 and 7, were found inside a 100 temperature room following a CPS investigation in Lincoln. According to court documents, Lincoln Police and CPS workers were initially sent to a home near 18th and A street on July 21. They said the officers and workers were there because of an ongoing child abuse investigation due to unsanitary conditions. 

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OPD officers charged for role in Bearheels' death

OPD officers charged for role in Bearheels' death

Douglas County Attorney Don Kleine charged two Omaha Police officers with assault for their roles in the death of 29-year-old Zachary Bearheels.  

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Day care sued after ex-worker's sex assault sentencing

Day care sued after ex-worker's sex assault sentencing

Lawsuits have been filed against an Omaha day care that had employed a man who's been imprisoned for molesting toddlers there. 

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Nebraska school officials to help fight human trafficking

Nebraska school officials to help fight human trafficking

Some Nebraska school administrators have been recruited into a task force against people who sell children for sex.   

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Judge OKs con's request for DNA tests on homicide evidence

Judge OKs con's request for DNA tests on homicide evidence

A judge has granted a convict's request for DNA testing on untested evidence that he says could show he didn't kill a Lincoln woman in 1988. 

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Man accused of burglary, stealing from Crane Trust

Man accused of burglary, stealing from Crane Trust

A former U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service employee has been charged with burglarizing the service office in Wood River and stealing property from the service and cash from Crane Trust. 

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Truck driver takes plea deal in Lancaster County crash death

Truck driver takes plea deal in Lancaster County crash death

A Garland man charged with misdemeanor vehicular homicide has taken a plea deal in Lancaster County. 

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Boat stolen from outside Hickman home

The Lancaster Co. Sheriff's Office is looking for a stolen boat.  

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