FEMA helps Nebraska after devastating flooding
FEMA helps Nebraska after devastating flooding

We spoke with a FEMA director to find out how Nebraskans can get help from the federal agency.

3 hrs 7 mins ago by Kennedy Stowater
J-Tech Construction receives many donations for flood victims
J-Tech Construction receives many donations for flood victims

Flood donations continue to pour in, new hours released for Saturday

American Red Cross facing troubles with state wide blood donations
American Red Cross facing troubles with state wide blood donations

Closed roadways, bridges and highways have forced the Red Cross to cancel 500 scheduled donations.

Lee Marion
Columbus area still waiting to clean up following floods.
Columbus area still waiting to clean up following floods.

Emergency management says damaged roads present a problem.

5 hrs 37 mins ago by Joe Harris
Rooks round-up for the capital city
Rooks round-up for the capital city

This weekend's entertainment report

North Bend Central High School serves as the command center to help clean up after the flood
North Bend Central High School serves as the command center to help clean up after the flood

The town of North Bend is coming together to help clean up after a devastating flood.

7 hrs 53 mins ago by Pierce Georlett
President Trump approves Nebraska disaster declaration
President Trump approves Nebraska disaster declaration

Assistance can include grants for temporary housing and home repairs, low-cost loans to cover uninsured property losses, and other programs to help individuals and business owners recover from the effects of the disaster.

Brent BonFleur
WHERE TO GO FOR HELP: how to donate or receive assistance
WHERE TO GO FOR HELP: how to donate or receive assistance

Here is a list of websites and phone numbers for people who want to request assistance or those looking to donate to others.

Brent BonFleur
#NebraskaStrong: Ricketts unveils website to help people send and receive donations
#NebraskaStrong: Ricketts unveils website to help people send and receive donations

"Nebraska’s response to the flooding has been incredible as neighbors have been stepping up to help one another,” Ricketts said. 

Brent BonFleur
MillerCoors sending 50,000 cans of water to Nebraska flood victims
MillerCoors sending 50,000 cans of water to Nebraska flood victims

The cans are expected to arrive in Omaha this Friday.

Brent BonFleur
Mental health among challenges facing Nebraska farmers after floods, blizzard
Mental health among challenges facing Nebraska farmers after floods, blizzard

Floods and blizzards have left many of Nebraska's agricultural producers with a challenging road ahead. State officials want to let you know help is available.

Brent BonFleur
Here's a list of current Red Cross shelters helping flood victims
Here's a list of current Red Cross shelters helping flood victims

The American Red Cross is operating or partnering with seven shelters in Nebraska and Southwest Iowa to assist those who have been displaced from their homes due to flooding.

Brent BonFleur
Lincoln woman's apartment burglarized after arm smashes through her window
Lincoln woman's apartment burglarized after arm smashes through her window

A Lincoln woman got quite a scare after someone broke through her apartment window Wednesday night.

12 hrs 47 mins ago by BriAna Campbell
UPDATE: One killed in rollover crash south of Hickman
UPDATE: One killed in rollover crash south of Hickman

This is a developing story. Check back with Channel 8 Eyewitness News for updates.

BriAna Campbell
Grand Island police release names in officer-involved shooting
Grand Island police release names in officer-involved shooting

GIPD said an independent investigation is continuing into the incident as a matter of normal and best practice.

Brent BonFleur
Minnesota sends National Guard helicopter to help with Nebraska flooding
Minnesota sends National Guard helicopter to help with Nebraska flooding

Minnesota Gov. Tim Walz has signed an emergency executive order to provide aerial assistance to flood-stricken Nebraska.

Brent BonFleur
Two in custody after multiple police agencies surround house in Minden
Two in custody after multiple police agencies surround house in Minden

During the standoff, several announcements were made from outside the house to try to get the suspects to surrender voluntarily, according to NSP.

Brent BonFleur
Nebraska basketball partners with Red Cross, raises over $28,000 for flood victims
Katrina Sperl
You Post, We Report: Morning Of March 21st
You Post, We Report: Morning Of March 21st

You Posted It, We're Reporting It!

Evan Hummel