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Second Minimum Wage Public Hearing

Updated: 10/16/2014 - A public hearing on minimum wage took place at the OPS TAC building on Wednesday. A small group of people came together to talk about the pros and cons of initiative 425, which would raise minimum wage to $9 in Nebraska.

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Sexting and Nude Photos: Why It's Important To Warn Your Kids

Updated: 10/15/2014 - Naked pictures of teens circulating around an Iowa High School are catching the attention of those in the Heartland. An expert with Boys Town told WOWT 6 News Wednesday, that the spread of naked pictures is one reason why it is important to sit down and have a real, detailed, and specific conversation with children, despite their reaction.

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Nebraska Medicine Grows As Ebola Expert

Updated: 10/15/2014 - As concerns for Ebola grow across the country, Nebraska Medicine is at the forefront as one of the leading experts on the subject.

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Stolen Car Suspects In Court

Updated: 10/15/2014 - Two suspects from Kansas arrested in August entered pleas in Cass County District Court yesterday.

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Access To Cemetery Dispute

Posted: 10/15/2014 - Public access to Rock Bluff Cemetery clarified. Entry can be made by walking alongside the north fence line.

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A Sore Throat Could Mean Strep Throat

Updated: 10/15/2014 - If you have a sore throat and it's painful to swallow - it could be Strep Throat. Dr. Carey Ertz in Millard says it's going around this week. Dr. Mel Roca in Council Bluffs says some of his patients have come in with sinus pain and pressure.

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Homeowners Fill Potholes To Prevent City Grind

Updated: 10/14/2014 - Omaha neighborhoods with bad streets will be hearing from the city before the sound of an asphalt grinder. That change comes after a Fact Finders investigation- you saw first on WOWT6 last week.

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Omaha Firefighters Donate $10,000 to Burn Unit

Updated: 10/14/2014 - When children are facing painful burns in the hospital, it's not easy to get them to understand the process. A donation from Omaha Firefighters on Tuesday afternoon should help that.

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Baby Red Pandas Named

Updated: 10/14/2014 - Two baby red pandas being raised by the Lincoln Children's Zoo now have names.

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Free Tattoos Offered to Help Fight Cancer

Updated: 10/14/2014 - Free Tattoo Day, offered by Quality Ink and Piercing in Bellevue, offered a way to put on display cancer awareness, while supporting a local mother in her fight against it.

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Update: Man Who Died After Crash Identified

Updated: 10/15/2014 - The Pottawattamie County Sheriff’s office is investigating the death of a man who was rescued after crashing his car Tuesday morning.

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