Nebraska City Woman Faces Felony Charge After Knife Injury

NEBRASKA CITY – A Nebraska City woman has been charged with felony domestic assault on allegations that she stabbed her husband on March 11. Elaina Wonders, 33, told police she swung a knife in h... Read More

Jangir Suspected Of Grimes Murder After Girlfriend Left Him

NEBRASKA CITY – A first degree murder charge has been filed in Otoe County against an Iowa man accused of a double murder in the Village of Douglas. An arrest warrant is issued for 46-year-old Brindar Jangir, who is suspected of shooting to deat... Read More

State Sen. Slama Meets With Johnson County Officials

TECUMSEH – State Sen. Julie Slama met with Johnson County commissioners, Tecumseh Mayor Bill Montz and other officials on Friday. Sen. Slama discussed several bills before the Legislature this year, including Slama’s priority bill, LB593. T... Read More

Taxpayers affected by damaging winds, flooding may get some relief

Tax relief is available to some of those affected by the historic storm and flooding that occurred this month. So far, the help is tied to Butler, Cass, Colfax, Dodge, Douglas, Nemaha, Sarpy, Saunders and Washington Counties. Other count... Read More

Mills County, Iowa, opens access to some flooded property

People were granted access Sunday to some of their flooded-out properties in Mills County, Iowa. At 1 p.m. Sunday, Mills County authorities lifted the mandatory evacuation order for the unincorporated area from U.S. Highway 34 north to Bungee ... Read More

Cooper Exits

BROWNVILLE - Nebraska Public Power District and Cooper Nuclear Station management announced at 4:01 p.m. Sunday, March 24, the plant had exited the emergency classification of a Notice of Unusual Event (NOUE) status it entered early Friday morning, ... Read More

Blue light, green light: Iowa neighborhoods offer water, laundry service to those in need

Struggling to get by without water in Mills County, Iowa? Look for the lights. In yet another example of the generosity and kindness that’s come out of the flooding in Nebraska and Iowa, residents in a couple of neighborhoods ... Read More

There are dozens of ways to help those impacted by flooding

A running list of ways for you to help with flood relief. Know another way people can help or donate? Please email Disaster Distress Helpline The Disaster Distress Helpline, the nation's only hotline dedicated to pro... Read More

Authorities searching for person of interest in Otoe County double homicide

Brindar Jangir DOUGLAS, Neb. - A person of interest in a double homicide in Otoe County is on the run from authorities. Shortly before 6 a.m. Saturday, Otoe County Sheriff's Deputies responded to reports of gun shots at 100 Otoe St in the ... Read More

#NebraskaStrong drive for flood relief raises $436,719

A drive to help Nebraskans impacted by the recent flooding in the state raised $436,719. The #NebraskaStrong drive was hosted by the Nebraska Broadcasters in partnership with the American Red Cross. In a statement, Gov. Pete Ricketts ... Read More

PERU - First-year Nebraska State Senator Julie Slama (Peru) was joined by Gov. Pete Ricketts this week to tour flooding along the Missouri River in southeast Nebraska. The pair took a helicopter ride from Lincoln to Plattsmouth and then south ... Read More