Fairbury Police arrest motorcyclist clocked at 100 MPH; suspect attempted to break into home

FAIRBURY - A 24-year-old Beatrice man was arrested after a high speed chase in Fairbury over the weekend. Jacoby Wilcox has been charged with felonies for flight to avoid arrest, willful reckless d... Read More

LINCOLN, Neb. – Lincoln police are investigating an overnight stabbing. Capt. Reitan with the Lincoln Police Department said it happened shortly after 2 a.m. Sunday near 13th and O streets. According to Capt. Reitan, a 36-year-old man was try... Read More

LINCOLN, Neb. – Lincoln police are investigating after a man's body was reported near 11th and N streets Saturday night. Capt. Reitan with the Lincoln Police Department said a man's body was found in the area after being reported by a passerby S... Read More

Teen runaways. Exasperated adults who don’t want to be found. A couple who were brutally murdered years ago but whose bodies never were located. Nebraska’s missing-persons list contains the names of 571 people, but the list is a mixt... Read More

Two national groups contend the University of Nebraska-Lincoln may have violated a lecturer’s rights by punishing her for angry political speech toward a student. The situation reflects the bind UNL and NU administrators are in over an Aug. 25 i... Read More

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Shawn Jackson always has the hottest tickets in town, and though he normally deals in football, basketball and concert passes, he recognized a money-making opportunity when he saw one. If you found him on the corne... Read More

LINCOLN — For Jody Faltys, the revamp of Nebraska’s Medicaid system meant she was virtually trapped at home for a month. Her wheelchair battery threatened to die and leave her stranded if she were to venture outside her Lincoln house. In th... Read More

Free, guided hikes will take place in 26 Iowa state parks on New Year’s Day as part of America’s First Day Hikes initiative. Hikers can expect to be surrounded by the quiet beauty of nature in winter, and experience spectacular views, beautif... Read More

HEBRON - Those attending the Cattlemen's Ball of Nebraska appear to be in for a good time, following the announcement of headliner Trace Adkins. The Omaha World-Herald reports that country music star Trace Adkins will be the feature entertainment ... Read More

OMAHA - Are we going to have a white Christmas? The best chance for that depends on how things turn out on Thursday. The National Weather Service says right now, there is an 80% chance fo measurable snow falling on Thursday, with generally light a... Read More

HASTINGS, Neb. — For decades, only a small brick engraved with the number “1685” marked a grave in the far corner of a grassy field that sits on the outskirts of town. Over the decades, thick sod had overgrown the brick, obscuring the restin... Read More