Long-term fix found for Wyoming, Nebraska irrigation tunnel
Long-term fix found for Wyoming, Nebraska irrigation tunnel

Local officials say they’ve found a long-term fix for a tunnel failure that left a large area of Wyoming and Nebraska farmland without irrigation water.

1 hr 15 mins ago
News Minute: Here is the latest Nebraska news from The Associated Press at 3:40 p.m. CST
News Minute: Here is the latest Nebraska news from The Associated Press at 3:40 p.m. CST

Classes in Arlington, about 35 miles northwest of Omaha, have been cancelled because of a suspected outbreak of norovirus. The Omaha World-Herald reports that the decision saw classes for the district’s more than 600...

June 8th, 11:45 AM CDT
Virus sees classes in eastern Nebraska district canceled
Virus sees classes in eastern Nebraska district canceled

Classes in Arlington, about 35 miles northwest of Omaha, have been cancelled because of a suspected outbreak of norovirus.

2 hrs 23 mins ago
Woman severely injured in deer attack in southern Nebraska
Woman severely injured in deer attack in southern Nebraska

Nebraska wildlife officials say a woman was attacked and severely injured by a deer in south-central Nebraska this week.

4 hrs 7 mins ago
Nebraska eases restrictions to address propane shortage
Nebraska eases restrictions to address propane shortage

Nebraska is temporarily lifting weight restrictions on trucks carrying propane to address a shortage of heating fuels.

7 hrs 27 mins ago
Southeast Nebraska county eyes tougher wind-energy rules
Southeast Nebraska county eyes tougher wind-energy rules

Officials in a southeast Nebraska county are considering a change to their local wind-energy regulations at the request of a group that opposes the growing presence of wind farms in rural areas.

8 hrs 23 mins ago
Man accused of deer poaching faces several charges
Man accused of deer poaching faces several charges

A man is charged with a dozen counts stemming from a deer poaching investigation in south-central Nebraska.

November 21st, 10:21 AM CST
Man in motorized wheelchair fatally struck crossing street
Man in motorized wheelchair fatally struck crossing street

Authorities say a man in a motorized wheelchair crossing a street was fatally struck by a sport utility vehicle on the west side of Lincoln.

November 21st, 9:45 AM CST
Paraeducator accused of sex texts with boy is sentenced
Paraeducator accused of sex texts with boy is sentenced

A paraeducator accused of exchanging sexual text messages with a Hastings High School freshman has been given jail time and a year of probation.

November 21st, 7:12 AM CST
Sarpy County commissioners cutting salaries by $95 a year
Sarpy County commissioners cutting salaries by $95 a year

Sarpy County commissioners are cutting the county pay for their posts by $95 a year.

November 21st, 6:04 AM CST
AP: Catholic Church boards reviewing sex abuse fail victims
AP: Catholic Church boards reviewing sex abuse fail victims

By REESE DUNKLIN, MATT SEDENSKY and MITCH WEISS Associated Press

November 20th, 11:36 PM CST
Officials: Multistate hepatitis A cases traced to berries
Officials: Multistate hepatitis A cases traced to berries

Nebraska and federal health officials say a hepatitis A outbreak that includes Nebraska, Indiana and Wisconsin has been traced to blackberries sold in Fresh Thyme grocery stores.

November 20th, 4:52 PM CST
Council subjecting vaping products to Omaha tobacco tax
Council subjecting vaping products to Omaha tobacco tax

The Omaha City Council has decided to subject vaping products to the city’s tobacco tax.

November 20th, 11:23 AM CST
18-year-old gets 45-60 years for Lincoln slaying
18-year-old gets 45-60 years for Lincoln slaying

An 18-year-old has been given 45 to 60 years in prison for the fatal shooting of a Lincoln man.

November 20th, 8:07 AM CST
March trial set for man accused in death of infant daughter
March trial set for man accused in death of infant daughter

A March trial has been scheduled for a western Nebraska man accused of intentional child abuse in the death of his 7-month-old daughter.

November 20th, 7:07 AM CST
Longtime Nebraska law professor sues for equal pay
Longtime Nebraska law professor sues for equal pay

A longtime law professor at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln has sued the university’s Board of Regents for equal pay.

November 20th, 5:51 AM CST
Ex-UNL athletic director’s son sentenced in child porn case
Ex-UNL athletic director’s son sentenced in child porn case

The 20-year-old son of a former University of Nebraska-Lincoln athletic director has been sentenced to six months in jail in a child pornography case.

November 19th, 5:47 PM CST
Nebraska inmate being treated for undisclosed ailment dies
Nebraska inmate being treated for undisclosed ailment dies

Prison officials in Nebraska are investigating the death of an inmate who was being treated for an undisclosed medical condition.

November 19th, 3:31 PM CST
Military dedicates new headquarters for nuke control unit
Military dedicates new headquarters for nuke control unit

Officials have dedicated at an Air Force base south of Omaha the new, $1.3 billion headquarters for the command unit that, under direction of the president, controls the nation’s nuclear-armed forces.

November 19th, 11:22 AM CST
Nebraska jobless mark of 3.1% unchanged for 4th month
Nebraska jobless mark of 3.1% unchanged for 4th month

Officials say Nebraska's unemployment rate hit 3.1% in October, matching the September, August and July figures.

November 19th, 9:14 AM CST