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Fremont Can't Enforce Immigration Rule

Posted: 07/10/2014 - Fremont is still struggling to enforce part of its ordinance requiring people to obtain licenses and swear they have legal permission to live in the U.S. before renting homes in the city.

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June Storms Caused $13M In Public Property Damage

Posted: 07/10/2014 - The June tornadoes and thunderstorms that pummeled Nebraska caused an estimated $13.2 million in damage to roads, bridges, utilities and other public property.

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More Time Behind Bars

Posted: 07/10/2014 - More prison time for a 19-year-old Plattsmouth man.

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New Store South Of Omaha

Posted: 07/10/2014 - Owners anxious to get going on the new store in Plattsmouth along Highway 75.

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Lawn & Garden Expert Answers Questions

Posted: 07/10/2014 - Lawn & garden expert John Fech joined Serese Cole on WOWT 6 News Midday Thursday to answer viewer questions. However, first he talked about lawn fertilization.

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Update: Jenkins Competency Ruling Expected Next Week

Updated: 07/10/2014 - A Douglas County judge is expected to rule next week on whether or not Nikko Jenkins is competent to be sentenced for four murders. He could be facing the death penalty.

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Distress Call Received From 4 Girls

Posted: 07/10/2014 - When southeastern Nebraska authorities received a distress call about 6:30 p.m. Monday, they jumped to action. Four girls said they were lost while rafting along the Blue River in Gage County and a storm was coming their way.

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UPDATE: Scribner Theft Suspect Arrested

Posted: 07/10/2014 - A man accused of stealing two pickup trucks over the holiday weekend was arrested in Dodge County, Nebraska Wednesday night.

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Groundbreaking Ceremony Set for Iowa Casino

Posted: 07/10/2014 - Construction equipment has begun dirt work on the recently approved casino in Jefferson but local and state officials are gathering to turn a few spades of dirt themselves in the ceremonial groundbreaking celebration to officially kick off the project.

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Victim Gets Burglarized While Out To Breakfast

Posted: 07/09/2014 - Jeffery Peterson admits he's a bit of a homebody. "Very rarely do I do anything that early in the morning," said Peterson. But on the first of the month, he decided to go out and get breakfast. When he got home, he walked up to the door to go inside. "When I stuck my key in, and turned it. It didn't feel right," said Peterson.

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Sowing The Seeds of Good Nutrition

Updated: 07/09/2014 - The Farmers Market is an open air produce shop and it's coming to a neighborhood that can really use it.

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Iowa Issues Severe Weather Proclamation

Posted: 07/09/2014 - Gov. Terry Branstad has issued a disaster emergency proclamation for seven Iowa counties in response to recent storms and flooding.

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If They Sculpt It, Will You Come?

Updated: 07/09/2014 - Organizers of the Iowa State Fair are hoping that a butter sculpture based on the movie Field of Dreams will be a hit this year.

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Terry, Hunter Write to Mexico Court to Show Bipartisan Support

Updated: 07/09/2014 - U.S. Representatives Lee Terry (R-NE) and Duncan Hunter (R-CA) today wrote to Mexican Judge Victor Octavio Luna Escobedo who today is presiding over the hearing of Sgt. Andrew Tahmooressi, the U.S. Marine who despite having served honorably, is being held in jail for mistakenly crossing the Mexican border with legally owned firearms.

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Update: School Bus Catches Fire On Interstate-80

Updated: 07/09/2014 - Investigators are looking into what caused a school bus to catch fire and burn down to a charred shell near Interstate 80 and Harrison Wednesday afternoon.

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Burglar To Pay Back

Posted: 07/09/2014 - Making restitution for items he took from a Beaver Lake house helped a 32-year-old Missouri Valley, Iowa man avoid added time in prison.

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Grants Awarded

Posted: 07/09/2014 - Three Cass county entities among the recipients in $4.3 million in Waste Reduction and Recycling Grants.

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Pilger School Demolition Friday

Posted: 07/09/2014 - Plans are set to demolish Wisner-Pilger Middle School Friday morning. The school was severely damaged when twin tornadoes swept through Pilger in June.

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