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Judge to rule whether Whiteclay beer stores can sell during license appeal

Judge to rule whether Whiteclay beer stores can sell during license appeal Video included

An attorney representing four liquor stores in Whiteclay, NE asked a judge Wednesday to allow the stores to renew their licenses.  

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Budget bill wins first round approval

Budget bill wins first round approval Video included

Despite arguments over funding for family services, the budget bill is advancing to the second round.

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Bridge construction on 10th street

Bridge construction on 10th street

Starting on May 8th, 10th Street will be closed between Military Road and Sun Valley Blvd. 

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Netflix show prompts teen mental health concerns Video included

There's a popular Netflix series that's raising some questions. 13 Reason Why is based on a fictional novel and it's centered on a teenage girl named Hannah. She leaves behind 13 audio recordings after killing herself, which her high school classmates have to piece together. 

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Rural hospital will have to close if patients keep going to bigger cities Video included

Friend, Nebr., is a town of 1,000 about 45 miles west of Lincoln. Like many rural hospitals, Friend's Warren Memorial Hospital is struggling financially, and needs the community to step up.

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Police investigate series of overnight mailbox explosions Video included

Lincoln Police are investigating a series of mailbox explosions.

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Excellence in Education: Mickle Middle School Video included

A group of middle school students are emptying their pockets for a good cause. For the last week, Robin Mickle Middle School has been holding a school-wide fundraiser. 

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Arbor Day events planned at Nebraska Capitol

Arbor Day events planned at Nebraska Capitol

Nebraska officials are hosting tree-planting events at state buildings to celebrate Arbor Day. 

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Teachers union, Ricketts in spat over proclamation

Teachers union, Ricketts in spat over proclamation

Nebraska's teachers union is in a spat with Gov. Pete Ricketts after the governor refused to sign a proclamation honoring the group's 150th anniversary. 

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Man found not mentally fit to stand trial in Nebraska death

Man found not mentally fit to stand trial in Nebraska death

One of two men accused of killing another man in northeast Nebraska's Dakota County has been found mentally incompetent to stand trial.

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Iraqi national sentenced to up to 10 years for abusing girls

Iraqi national sentenced to up to 10 years for abusing girls

An Iraqi national has been sentenced to six to 10 years in prison for sexually abusing two girls in Lincoln. 

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Freeze, frost advisories issued for parts of Nebraska, Iowa

Freeze, frost advisories issued for parts of Nebraska, Iowa

Those in Nebraska and Iowa who've already planted their spring flora might want to bring them inside or cover them up overnight. 

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Second crash involving Omaha school bus in as many days

Second crash involving Omaha school bus in as many days

A crash involving a school bus and car in north Omaha has left a school aide on the bus injured. It was the second crash involving an Omaha school bus in the area in as many days. 

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UPDATE: Jail officials to study procedures in wake of inmate death

UPDATE: Jail officials to study procedures in wake of inmate death

The director of the Douglas County Jail says officials will be looking at the jail's policies and procedures following the death of a 61-year-old inmate with health problems who had been combative with corrections officers.

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Nebraska governor approves mammogram notification law

Nebraska governor approves mammogram notification law

A new law in Nebraska will require doctors to tell women if their mammograms reveal dense breast tissue.  

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Commission to be open additional hours for early voting for City General Election

Commission to be open additional hours for early voting for City General Election

Lancaster County Election Commissioner David Shively announced today that the Lancaster County Election Commissioner’s Office will be open extra hours for early/absentee voting for the May 2nd City General Election.

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Skimmer device found at Lexington gas station

Skimmer device found at Lexington gas station

A card skimmer device was discovered this week by a Nebraska Department of Agriculture (NDA) inspector during a routine pump inspection at a gas station in Lexington.  

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PBA sales rank as one of nation's top arenas for global ticket sales

PBA sales rank as one of nation's top arenas for global ticket sales

Competing with venues from around the world, SMG-managed Pinnacle Bank Arena earned a spot on Pollstar's 2017 1st Quarter Top 100 Arena Venues list based on ticket sales. 

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Man accused of scalding infant gets 10-14 years in prison

Man accused of scalding infant gets 10-14 years in prison

A man accused of scalding a year-old infant has been given 10 to 14 years in a Nebraska prison.

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College in Omaha uses bee hive for insect education

College in Omaha uses bee hive for insect education

An assistant professor of biology at a college in central Omaha has embarked on an experiment to add a honeybee hive to the campus in order to promote education and appreciation for bees. 

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Beaten woman died at Kearney hospital, police say

Beaten woman died at Kearney hospital, police say

Authorities say a 35-year-old woman found unresponsive in Minden has died at a hospital.

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American Ballet Theatre, St. Louis Symphony to present ‘Firebird’ at Lied

One of the world's top dance companies, American Ballet Theatre, will unite with the seven-time Grammy-winning musicians of the St. Louis Symphony for two performances Feb. 16 and 17, 2018, at the Lied Center for Performing Arts at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln.

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City Officials Are Holding An Open House Today

City Officials Are Holding An Open House Today

Everyone is invited to the conference to discuss the project with representatives from construction companies who will be working on the bridge. 

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