3-year-old Lincoln boy in critical but stable condition after near drowning
3-year-old Lincoln boy in critical but stable condition after near drowning

A three-year-old boy is in critical condition, after a near-drowning in his family's pool, Sunday evening.

Zach Worthington
Serving Hands project sparks conversation in Lincoln
Serving Hands project sparks conversation in Lincoln

The sculptures are scattered all throughout Lincoln, igniting conversation and interest in the arts.

15 hrs 13 mins ago by BriAna Campbell
23-year-old man dies in ATV accident
23-year-old man dies in ATV accident

Man found in field southwest of Tecumseh

12 hrs 39 mins ago by Mark Haggar
Lincoln contractor dies from injuries sustained in ceiling collapse
Lincoln contractor dies from injuries sustained in ceiling collapse

A Lincoln contractor critically injured after a partial ceiling collapse at a Lincoln animal clinic has died from his injuries, police confirmed Monday morning.

Brent BonFleur
Man, teen stopped with nearly 1.5 pound of meth on I-80
Man, teen stopped with nearly 1.5 pound of meth on I-80

Authorities detained two people after reportedly finding nearly one and a half pounds of meth during a traffic stop. 

Brent BonFleur
Fire involving two-cars near Cornhusker Hwy and 84th St.
Fire involving two-cars near Cornhusker Hwy and 84th St.

Scanner reports of a vehicle fire involving two cars, came in around 7:30 p.m., Sunday night.

Evan Hummel
Belmont community rallies together to promote safer neighborhood
Belmont community rallies together to promote safer neighborhood

After seeing a multitude of crimes throughout their community, the people of Belmont decided they wanted to make a change. "Its been a lot of crime and different things happening in this neighborhood and we didn't want this neighborhood to be known as a p

July 21st, 10:18 PM CDT by Macy Meyer
C & L Dairy Sweet to sell their lot
C & L Dairy Sweet to sell their lot

After a tornado destroyed C & L Dairy Sweet on May 5th, the owner told Channel 8 Eyewitness News that she has decided to sell the lot. The business stood on 2101 W Van Dorn St on a 1.9 acre lot for 40 years. After discussing with her family the owner of C

July 21st, 2:35 PM CDT by Macy Meyer
CSG Archers still able to compete despite Sunday rain
CSG Archers still able to compete despite Sunday rain

Archery was the only outdoor sport to be able to compete in Sunday's Cornhusker State Games.

Marlo Lundak
Educating for advocating: Nebraska snakes in Gretna
Educating for advocating: Nebraska snakes in Gretna

26 out of the 29 Nebraska species of snake were in Gretna this weekend at the Schramm Education Center to showcase the importance of snakes in the ecosystem.

July 21st, 5:59 PM CDT by Taylor Ttrujillo
Local ice creamery celebrates National Ice Cream Day
Local ice creamery celebrates National Ice Cream Day

The locally owned and operated (402) Creamery celebrates Ice Cream Day with giveaways.

Marlo Lundak
Medical marijuana petition drive running strong in Nebraska
Medical marijuana petition drive running strong in Nebraska

Organizers of a petition drive to legalize medical marijuana in Nebraska say they're hitting their early signature goals with help from an all-volunteer network, but opponents are mobilizing to fight the measure if it appears on the 2020 ballot.

July 21st, 2:58 PM CDT by Kelly Bradley
Gage County may put its drug dog back to work
Gage County may put its drug dog back to work

The Gage County Sheriff's Office may resurrect its K-9 program and put its drug dog back to work<.

July 21st, 2:56 PM CDT by Kelly Bradley
Hunting permits for big game going on sale Aug. 5
Hunting permits for big game going on sale Aug. 5

Permits for big game hunting will go on sale at any Nebraska Game and Parks Commission office or online beginning at 1 p.m. Central on Aug. 5

July 21st, 2:51 PM CDT by Kelly Bradley
Sunday Cornhusker State Games events cancelled, postponed due to rain
Sunday Cornhusker State Games events cancelled, postponed due to rain

According to the CSG Facebook page, Sunday's events are being put on hold.

Marlo Lundak
Eagle Raceway holds annual Kids Bike Bonanza
Eagle Raceway holds annual Kids Bike Bonanza

After spending four hours assembling over 200 hundred bikes, the annual kids bike bonanza kicked off at eagle raceway Saturday. Children were lined up at the gates to take their shot at winning one of those bikes. "They go through our line, they draw a po

July 20th, 10:10 PM CDT by Macy Meyer
Morrill Hall, Mueller Planetarium celebrate Apollo 11's 50th Anniversary
Morrill Hall, Mueller Planetarium celebrate Apollo 11's 50th Anniversary

Morrill Hall and Mueller Planetarium hosted a special exhibit to celebrate one of man's greatest achievements.

July 20th, 4:33 PM CDT by Marlo Lundak
Homestead the Future: space travel and learning from the past
Homestead the Future: space travel and learning from the past

An event at the Homestead National Monument is introducing kids to the concept of pioneering the future on the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 landing on the moon, as part of the Kids and Parks Program.

July 20th, 6:31 PM CDT by Taylor Ttrujillo
West Nile virus found in 4 mosquito pools around Omaha-area
West Nile virus found in 4 mosquito pools around Omaha-area

Health officials are warning those in eastern Nebraska's Douglas County to take precautions after West Nile virus is found in mosquitoes in the county.

July 20th, 2:57 PM CDT by Kelly Bradley
Millard program teaches social skills to autistic students
Millard program teaches social skills to autistic students

The Millard Public Schools District in Omaha intends to offer new programs this coming school year to improve the social skills of autistic kids and other students with intellectual and developmental disabilities.

July 20th, 2:55 PM CDT by Kelly Bradley
Zoo Bar kicks off annual Zoofest
Zoo Bar kicks off annual Zoofest

What started as a small event to celebrate the Zoo Bar's 25th anniversary in 1998 has grown into something much bigger. "We just did it once cause you know its a milestone, it's the 25th anniversary. Then it was really fun and then its you know, maybe we

July 19th, 10:23 PM CDT by Macy Meyer
Cornhusker State Games kick off with opening ceremonies
Cornhusker State Games kick off with opening ceremonies

The 35th Annual Cornhusker State Games began Friday with the opening ceremonies.

Marlo Lundak
Classic cars in Lincoln are going fast at this auction
Classic cars in Lincoln are going fast at this auction

SG Auction comes to Lancaster Event Center to auction off around 300 classic cars.

July 19th, 6:27 PM CDT by Taylor Ttrujillo
Lincoln Fire and Rescue adding medic unit to respond to heat emergency calls
Lincoln Fire and Rescue adding medic unit to respond to heat emergency calls

The heat wave currently hitting the Midwest has prompted Lincoln Fire and Rescue to add additional medical staff to field calls dealing with heat emergencies.

July 19th, 4:30 PM CDT by Zach Worthington
Amid investigation, owner's arrest, customers sticking by Lincoln trash company
Amid investigation, owner's arrest, customers sticking by Lincoln trash company

Bruce Von Busch, one of the co–owners of Von Busch and Sons Refuse was arrested Thursday, according to the Lancaster County Corrections website

July 19th, 5:42 PM CDT by Joe Harris