News Minute: Here is the latest Nebraska news from The Associated Press at 5:40 p.m. CDT
News Minute: Here is the latest Nebraska news from The Associated Press at 5:40 p.m. CDT

The Nebraska Secretary of State's Office is reminding residents that they still have time to register to vote for the upcoming general election _ they'll just have to do it in person after Friday. Oct. 19 is the...

June 8th, 11:45 AM
Friday last day for online, mailed-in voter registration
Friday last day for online, mailed-in voter registration

The Nebraska Secretary of State's Office is reminding residents that they still have time to register to vote for the upcoming general election - they'll just have to do it in person after Friday.

5 hrs 17 mins ago
Woman burned when propane tank explodes near Lincoln
Woman burned when propane tank explodes near Lincoln

Authorities say a woman was injured when a propane tank exploded at her mobile home near Lincoln.

10 hrs 9 mins ago
Landlord wants to keep deposits after refugees evacuated
Landlord wants to keep deposits after refugees evacuated

Hundreds of Myanmar refugees were forced to evacuate an Omaha apartment complex last month after the city deemed it unlivable, and now the landlord is telling some former tenants he'll waive cleanup fees if he can keep...

11 hrs 45 mins ago
Nebraska jobless rate unchanged at 2.8 percent in September
Nebraska jobless rate unchanged at 2.8 percent in September

The Nebraska Labor Department says the state's preliminary unemployment rate was 2.8 percent in September - unchanged from the August figure.

12 hrs 1 min ago
Police investigating suspicious death in Lincoln
Police investigating suspicious death in Lincoln

Police suspect a crime was involved in the death of someone whose body was found lying in a Lincoln street.

12 hrs 29 mins ago
School cook who added kangaroo meat to chili loses job
School cook who added kangaroo meat to chili loses job

The cook who mixed kangaroo meat into the chili he made for students at a Nebraska Panhandle school has lost his job.

14 hrs 41 mins ago
Iowa-based Hy-Vee recalls several products
Iowa-based Hy-Vee recalls several products

Hy-Vee has recalled six meat and potato products for possible salmonella and listeria contamination.

16 hrs 13 mins ago
Banker survey: Farmland prices expected to drop in 10 states
Banker survey: Farmland prices expected to drop in 10 states

A new survey says farmland prices are expected to continue their decline in parts of 10 Plains and Western states.

October 18th, 3:49 PM
Nebraska DHHS begins training on new child welfare practices
Nebraska DHHS begins training on new child welfare practices

Nebraska's child welfare agency is moving forward with a new approach to child welfare cases designed to help more youths stay with their families.

October 18th, 11:08 AM
Nebraska's no longer nice in new tourism campaign
Nebraska's no longer nice in new tourism campaign

Nebraska's no longer nice in the state's new tourism campaign.

October 18th, 6:27 AM
Mystery illness confirmed in Iowa, suspected in Nebraska
Mystery illness confirmed in Iowa, suspected in Nebraska

Officials say a rare illness that can paralyze children has been confirmed in two Iowa cases and is suspected in one Nebraska case.

October 18th, 9:32 AM
Nebraska State Fair making plans for outdoor concert venue
Nebraska State Fair making plans for outdoor concert venue

Officials say plans are in the works for a new outdoor concert venue at the Nebraska State Fair in Grand Island.

October 18th, 8:39 AM
School cook: Kangaroo meat was nutritious part of his chili
School cook: Kangaroo meat was nutritious part of his chili

A school superintendent says kangaroo meat was mixed with beef in chili served to students at a junior/senior high school in the Nebraska Panhandle.

October 18th, 7:44 AM
Man accused of shooting Omaha officer booked into jail
Man accused of shooting Omaha officer booked into jail

A man accused of shooting an officer during a traffic stop before being shot himself by other officers has been released from a hospital and booked into jail.

October 17th, 4:55 PM
Omaha's Joslyn Art Museum selects architect for expansion
Omaha's Joslyn Art Museum selects architect for expansion

Joslyn Art Museum in Omaha has announced plans to erect a new building on land it's occupied since 1931.

October 17th, 12:58 PM
Two 16-year-olds charged with murder in North Platte slaying
Two 16-year-olds charged with murder in North Platte slaying

Two 16-year-old boys have been charged with first-degree murder for the shooting death of a man at a park in the western Nebraska city of North Platte.

October 17th, 11:38 AM
Patrol says 3 students injured when semi runs into bus
Patrol says 3 students injured when semi runs into bus

Authorities say three students were injured when a semitrailer ran into the rear of their school bus in northeast Nebraska.

October 17th, 5:22 AM
Omaha woman sentenced to probation for tax evasion
Omaha woman sentenced to probation for tax evasion

An Omaha woman has been sentenced to five years' probation and ordered to pay restitution for federal tax evasion.

October 16th, 5:27 PM
3 killed in Dawson County highway collision
3 killed in Dawson County highway collision

Authorities say a two-vehicle crash has killed three people in central Nebraska's Dawson County.

October 16th, 3:23 PM