Family Flees Fire
Updated: 5:35 AM
Fire in the basement forced a Council Bluffs family to flee from their home Thursday morning.
Headlines From The News You Trust
Keep TV Free
- WOWT NBC Omaha is joining television stations across the nation in asking for your help. Congress is, right now, considering legislation that puts FREE TV in jeopardy.
Semi Rear-Ends Pickup Killing Driver
1 mins ago
- A Nebraska resident has died after a semi drove into the back of a pickup truck.
Grandson Arrested For Murder
Posted: 5:48 AM
- A Columbus, Nebraska woman died after being stabbed Wednesday afternoon. Police have arrested her grandson.
Discount Tickets Available For A Christmas Story
- It's not a "major award," but it is a very special offer for WOWT 6 News fans: discount tickets to see A Christmas Story at The Rose.
Child Welfare Expert Strikes A Deal With Prosecutors
18 mins ago
- A child-welfare expert accused of exposing himself to some girls at a Lincoln hotel has made a deal with prosecutors.
Pregnant...With Breast Cancer
- Having a baby. Being diagnosed with cancer. Two life-changing events. A doctor at Jennie Edmundson hospital found herself dealing with both - at the same time.
Metro Trauma Care Shifting Gears
- Trauma care in Omaha is shifting gears. Right now, the Nebraska Medical Center is working with Alegent Creighton University Medical Center in a combined trauma system with both hospitals rotating days for treating trauma patients. That’s about to change.
Tyler Gets Life for Delayno Wright Murder
- Avery Tyler has been sentenced to life in prison for the murder of Delayno Wright. He was also given 20 to 30 years on a weapons charge. Tyler was convicted of the 2012 murder in June.
Vandals Hit Areas In and Around Bellevue Park
- Bellevue Police need the community's help solving a case.
Thieves Make Off With Newlyweds' Memories
- Many call their wedding day the happiest day of their lives. Those memories were taken away from one newlywed couple in a moment's work by a thief.
Domestic Clash Leads to Arrest
A suspect involved in a domestic disturbance was taken into custody Wednesday on a variety of charges including unlawful discharge of a firearm. He’s identified as 31-year-old Juan Carlos Martinez-Del-Pozo.
Dodge Street Construction Fouls Traffic Flow
- Dodge Street is proving to be a challenge again this construction season. Patience and creative navigating are the keys to dodging traffic jams.
Crash Victim Believes Justice Has Been Served
- We often hear from crime victims who don't believe punishments go far enough but the victim of a drunken hit-and-run driver says that’s not true in his case.
Man Decks U.S. Marshal and then….
- A U.S. Marshal had an unexpected visitor when he recently entered Omaha Police headquarters. Police say a man was standing just inside the doorway with his hand balled up into a fist at eye level and looking at the U.S. Marshal in a menacing manner.
The Sarpy County Fair is in Motion
- The wheels are turning at the Sarpy County Fair and there are new attractions in store.
More Headlines From The News You Trust
National & Sports Headlines