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Lincoln celebrates Holy Weekend

Several Easter activities are planned in the Lincoln area.

Two more months of work on I-80 Video included

Now that the weather is warming up, construction crews are back to work on Interstate 80.

Mayor declares April 17 'Aspire's SIDS Awareness Day' Video included

A couple who has lost their baby to SIDS is now trying to raise awareness about the syndrome.

Health advisory issued due to smoke

The haze hovering above Lincoln is likely from controlled burns in Kansas.

Shuttle bus will link city garages to Haymarket

No parking. That might be how you felt if you've tried parking in the Haymarket lately.

UPDATE: Hastings police investigate shooting of 4-year old

Investigators say it looks like the shooting was accidental.

Supreme Court reverses decision in Lancaster Co. bus crash

The Nebraska Supreme Court has reversed a lower court's ruling that found Lancaster County partly liable for a 2009 school bus crash.

State Dept. delays review of Keystone XL pipeline

The State Department is giving federal agencies more time to review the Keystone XL pipeline before deciding whether to issue a permit.

Governor presents conservation award

In honor of Earth Day, Gov. Dave Heineman and Nebraska Cattlemen are recognizing a couple who has done an exceptional job taking care of their land.

Lincoln man attempting Mt. Everest climb is ok

A Lincoln business owner says he's ok after a deadly avalanche on Mt. Everest.

Nebraska lawmakers adjourn from 2014 session Video included

Nebraska lawmakers have finished their session having passed major legislation...

Major 'historic' concert announcement set for Monday

Mayor Chris Beutler is set to announce a major "historic" concert Monday at the Pinnacle Bank Arena.

2014 legislative session wraps up

The 2014 legislative session came to a close Thursday.

Beatrice family fights to save dog Video included

A 2-year-old yellow lab named Lamar is at the heart of a dog bite controversy in Beatrice.

UPDATE: City finds funds for South Beltway Project Video included

An agreement has been reached with the Nebraska Department of Roads on using $16.6 million in federal spending authority for the South Beltway project instead of lower priority needs.

5k run to raise brain aneurysm awareness Video included

A local family is hosting a 5k fun run in honor of a loved one who died from a brain aneurysm.

Police looking for man who exposed himself to teen

Lincoln Police are looking for a man who exposed himself to a 17-year-old girl Tuesday night.

Ice cream truck driver cited for marijuana

Officials say a pipe was found inside the truck.

Beatrice man sentenced for child sexual assault

A 38-year-old Beatrice man has been given 35 to 60 years in prison for sexually assaulting a 12-year-old girl.

Lincoln peeper suspect pleads not guilty

A 29-year-old man has pleaded not guilty to secretly recording images of women changing clothes in a Lincoln restaurant employee locker room.

Crash sends two people to hospital

Emergency crews take two people to the hospital after a car vs. motorcycle accident in north Lincoln.

Rounding out the 2014 legislative session Video included

(Lincoln, Neb.) Today, Gov. Dave Heineman signed LB 1098 into law...

UPDATE: Nikko Jenkins found guilty of murder Video included

April 16, 2014 01:21 PM CDT

After a morning-long hearing, a judge accepted Jenkins' plea of no contest and found him guilty of murder.

USDA helps farmers Video included

Farmers and ranchers who lost money due to the severe weather conditions can now rest a little easier.

Crimestoppers tip leads to major drug bust Video included

A major drug bust brings in nearly 24 pounds of pot, multiple firearms and hundreds of thousands of dollars in cash.

Temporary lane closures on I-80 Thursday night

I-80 eastbound lanes will be temporarily closed between the 56th Street Interchange and the Waverly Interchange late Thursday night.

Goo Goo Dolls and Daughtry coming to Pershing

The two bands announced they will perform at Pershing Center on August 6.

Lincoln smells!

Did you wake up this morning and smell a very distinct odor? The entire city smells like smoke and fire, something burning.

Missing boy found safe playing inside toy claw machine Video included

Police say the boy's mom found him missing from their apartment Monday.

Local runner heading back for 3rd Boston Marathon Video included

April 15th, 2013 is a day UNL sophomore Eddie Walters will never forget.

NE Heart Hospital celebrates extubation outcomes Video included

The Nebraska Heart Hospital is one of the top institutions in the country for extubation of patients following coronary artery bypass surgery.

Active shooter training seminar on UNL campus Video included

Students and faculty at UNL were able to attend an active shooter awareness training session on campus.

Windstream says call issue resolved with Lincoln 911 center

The Lincoln 911 Center says an issue with Windstream is caused some calls to 911 to not go through.

Police search for home burglary suspect

Police say someone broke into a home in southeast Lincoln Monday morning.

Judge approves settlement in prison van crash

A judge has given final approval to a $2 million state settlement with the family of a Lincoln woman who was struck and killed by a state prison van driven by an inmate.

April 15 not much of a deadline for most Video included

The calendar shows April 15, and you haven't even started on your federal tax return? Don't fret. If you're due a refund, April 15 isn't much of a deadline at all.

Local runners returning to Boston Marathon Video included

Local runners say they're preparing for an emotional race.

Habitat for Humanity is expanding to build more houses Video included

Habitat for Humanity is hoping to expand and build even more houses for families.

Car drives into Lincoln drugstore near Cotner & A

A rescue crew is on the scene of an accident at Four Star Drug.

County board member cited for DUI

Lancaster County Board member Brent Smoyer was cited for DUI early Friday after being pulled over on a traffic stop according to UNL Police.

Man sent to hospital after accident near Crete

One man was sent to the hospital after a single vehicle accident on Highway 33, just east of Crete.

UPDATE: Woman dead and two others injured in crash Video included

Sheriff's Office authorities say a woman is dead and two others are injured during a car crash early Monday morning in Lancaster County.

Governor encourages Nebraskans to volunteer

ServeNebraska Week begins next week.

Parents taking a stand against statewide testing

A southeast Nebraska woman is joining some other parents across the nation in deciding their children will not take statewide tests.

Utah woman arrested after police find bodies of 7 babies

A woman accused of killing seven babies she gave birth to over 10 years was arrested Sunday and is in custody in Utah.

Semi vs. minivan accident sends one to hospital

A morning accident involving a semi sends one person to the hospital.

Flight makes emergency landing in Omaha

A Southwest Airlines plane en route to California makes an emergency landing in Omaha after a passenger gets unruly during the flight.

Driver hits three parked cars, flees from scene

A driver may be in hiding this morning after police say he crashed into several vehicles in south Lincoln and then took off.

Farmer: Rainfall was a 'godsend' Video included

Some much-needed rain has made its way into southeastern Nebraska, leaving farmers in the area happy.

April 15 is last day to file taxes

You've had months to procrastinate, but the deadline to file your taxes is finally here. Taxes are due Tuesday, April 15th.

Baklava bakery opening in North Lincoln Video included

A Lincoln woman is overcoming her own obstacles and opening a new baklava bakery in town.

Bicycle Ride Across Nebraska

This year's Bicycle Ride Across Nebraska will follow a 476-mile route across the northern part of the state.

Walk to benefit Nebraska trails

Later this month, Nebraskans will make time to walk for 30 minutes at lunchtime to help benefit Nebraska trails.

Police: Victim robbed of $3,600

A Hastings man told police he was robbed of $3,600 Friday night.

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