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Grant For Economic Boost

Posted: 08/13/2014 - Cass County will be sponsor of a grant application for a new compressed natural gas fill station north of Plattsmouth.

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Oops! Meth Lab Operators Run Out of Gas

Posted: 08/13/2014 - Nothing seemed to go right for the alleged operators of a meth lab in southeast Nebraska Tuesday. Things began to unravel for them when they ran out of gas about 4:30 in the morning northwest of Beatrice.

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Update: City Council Hears Public Input On Omaha's 2015 Budget

Updated: 08/13/2014 - Omaha Mayor Jean Stothert is touting a 2% property tax reduction as a key feature to her to 2015 budget presented to the city council. The Council heard the Public's opinions of the budget, much of which was focused around possible cuts to the Omaha Public Library and Bicycle Pedestrian Position.

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OPS Teacher Honored For Innovative Program

Updated: 08/13/2014 - A teacher at King Science Center in Omaha is starting the new school year on a real high. She is being recognized by the EPA for her innovative approach to teach children about indoor aquaponics farming.

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Visitations to Stop at County Jail

Updated: 08/12/2014 - A sheriff in southeast Nebraska is putting the word out that public visitations at the county detention center will end Friday until further notice. This is to allow contractors time to improve the visitation process.

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Public Nuisance Hearing

Posted: 08/12/2014 - Another hearing in public nuisance case. However, if Bill Bescheinen of Union continues through with the progress of recent weeks, it will likely be the last hearing.

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Paving On Construction Project

Posted: 08/12/2014 - Highway 75 construction project gets a boost forward. Paving of the southbound lanes south of the Platte River Bridge is to begin today.

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Big Brothers Big Sisters Clean Up

Posted: 08/11/2014 - Omaha's Fontenelle Park is looking a bit spiffy Monday afternoon thanks to the hard work of Big Brothers and Big Sisters. More than 50 Bigs and Littles teamed up to clean up the park.

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Maria Sangria's In The Hot Seat Again

Updated: 08/12/2014 - The Omaha City Council will look over a resolution to shut down a local business. Maria Sangria's is in the hot seat once again. After a judge granted their appeal to allow its liquor license to be reinstated in July, surrounding businesses told WOWT 6 News they've been waiting for more trouble to start.

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UPDATE: Robin Wiliams Dies at 63

Updated: 08/11/2014 - A law enforcement official in California's Marin County says actor Robin Williams was found dead in his home Monday north of San Francisco, apparently from suicide caused by asphyxia.

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Two Killed In Iowa Plane Crash

Posted: 08/11/2014 - Two people from Colorado were killed in a small plane crash over the weekend in southern Iowa.

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New Tests Of Rare Mineral Deposit Encouraging

Posted: 08/11/2014 - The Canadian mining firm exploring a deposit of a rare heat-resistant element in southeast Nebraska said the latest samples are some of the most promising yet.

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Update: Crash Victims Identified

Posted: 08/11/2014 - Crash investigators released new information Monday night about a crash which shut down a portion of Interstate 80 east of Lincoln. They say the driver of an SUV lost control after a tire blew near Waverly.

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Phone Enabled Meters

Posted: 08/11/2014 - Tomorrow the Omaha City Council will hear a recommendation to continue a contract with an outside agency to write and collect parking fees and citations.

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Substandard Housing Help

Updated: 08/11/2014 - Many people live on limited budgets. Some are more limited than most. When they find themselves in a tough situation and in substandard housing it's sometimes tough to get help.

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