Police head to Millard South after student receives message saying there might be a fight after school

A significant police presence — roughly a dozen police officers — was stationed at Millard South High School at dismissal Tuesday out of what a school district spokeswoman described as "an abundan... Read More

Exclusive: Eyewitness/9-1-1 Caller Describes State Lawmaker as 'Erratic...Crazy Driving'

Omaha, NE.—Accused of driving drunk, Omaha State Sen. Mike McDonnell told fellow lawmakers, "I was pulled over for not maintaining my lane on I-80." But according to information obtained by News Channel Nebraska (see and hear more in our exclus... Read More

Carnegie Building Facing Repairs

BEATRICE – The City of Beatrice is apparently facing some repairs to the historic Carnegie Building, once the home of the town’s public library. City Administrator Tobias Tempelmeyer says some plaster has been coming off the interior of the en... Read More

Final Approval Given to Beatrice Street Work Schedule

BEATRICE – The Beatrice City Council has approved the city’s street plan for this year, along with future projects. The council last night had to conduct a second public hearing on the plan, because of the omission of an official public notice... Read More

Beatrice Police 2017 Annual Report Presented

BEATRICE – Drug offenses and arrests skyrocketed in Beatrice, while alcohol impaired driving cases have trended downward. Beatrice Police Chief Bruce Lang issued his department’s report for 2017 to the mayor and city council, Monday night.  D... Read More

Firefighter injured in downtown Lincoln blaze

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Officials say one firefighter was hospitalized after a fire at the historic Terminal Building in downtown Lincoln. The blaze was reported about 5:45 a.m. Monday. Scorching was clearly visible around an eighth-floor window af... Read More

House Gets Stuck on Bridge Near Hickman

HICKMAN - County Authorities say they were called to a report of a house becoming stuck on a bridge south of Lincoln. The Lancaster County Sheriff's office posted a picture on Twitter, and said they were called to a location near Hickman after a h... Read More

14-year-old girl is booked in shooting death of man in his home

A 14-year-old girl has been booked in the shooting death of a 48-year-old man at his home. Montrel T. Williams was found shot to death Saturday in his home at 3343 N. 41st St., said his estranged wife, LaDonna Mitchell Williams. Officers were call... Read More

14-year-old girl arrested in death of man who was found slain in house

A 14-year-old girl was arrested in connection with the death of a 48-year-old man who was found slain Saturday at a northeast Omaha house, police said Sunday. A friend discovered Montrel Williams’ body about 10:30 a.m. Saturday at 334... Read More

Man jailed after being found naked in Omaha food court

OMAHA, Neb. -- A report of a naked, intoxicated man in the Brandeis Building food court in Omaha led to an arrest on Thursday. Shawn Noble, 39, has been booked for Disorderly Conduct and Indecent Exposure. Police got the call shortly after 3 p.... Read More

Elkhorn student arrested for alleged threats

OMAHA, Neb. -- The Douglas County Sheriff’s Office arrested a 13-year-old student of Elkhorn Valley View Middle School Wednesday for threats he made over a national social media gaming website. The threat was not specific but referenced a school... Read More