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Vets Riding Across USA Stop In Omaha

Updated: 08/29/2012 - A bike ride across the USA is giving Veterans a chance to raise awareness. It's call Long Road Home and the group made a stop in Omaha on Wednesday.

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Three Iowa Stabbing 'Victims' Were Burglars

Updated: 08/29/2012 - Three Iowa men who claimed they were innocent stabbing victims have been arrested after investigators learned they were attacked by a homeowner whose house they burglarized.

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Des Moines Lifts Voluntary Water Restrictions

Posted: 08/29/2012 - Voluntary water restrictions that have been in place for more than a month in the Des Moines area as the drought hit home will be lifted this weekend. But residents are urged to use wise water practices.

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Friends Don’t Let Friends Fill Up

Updated: 08/29/2012 - A 32-year-old Omaha man has been sentenced to nine months in federal prison for illegally purchasing nearly $23,000 worth of gas.

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Iowa AG Wants To Shut Down Breath Alcohol Website

Updated: 08/29/2012 - The Iowa attorney general's office wants to shut down a state-launched website that allows the public and law enforcement to search for breath alcohol tests, citing concerns over trial publicity laws

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Meth Bust Near City Park

Updated: 08/29/2012 - Two men were arrested late Tuesday afternoon on suspicion of manufacturing methamphetamine.

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So There's My Mercedes

Posted: 08/29/2012 - Luxury car found on local minimum maintenance road.

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Two Crashes Two Cars Two Trucks

Posted: 08/29/2012 - Two separate crashes involving cars and trucks in Cass County. One involved a Hummer and rock truck; the other involved an Equinox and a FedEx van.

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Fewer Iowans Buying Hunting, Fishing Licenses

Updated: 08/29/2012 - Fewer Iowans are buying hunting and fishing licenses, but state officials say that doesn't necessarily mean interest in the sports are waning.

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Neighbors Lookout For 94-Year-Old Man

Updated: 08/29/2012 - A close call for a 94-year-old man because of a gas leak in his mobile home. Neighbors come to his rescue and call firefighters to clear the air.

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United Way Days of Caring

Updated: 08/28/2012 - Hundreds of people are spreading out to volunteer on projects across the metro today as a part of the 2012 United Way Campaign.

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Thief Steals Downspouts From School, Churches

Updated: 08/28/2012 - There is a thief among us.. And he may have hit an all-time low. According to police reports, churches are being hit by a copper thief and they want it to stop.

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West Nile Death in Douglas County

Posted: 08/28/2012 - Douglas County has recorded its first death of the year due to the West Nile virus. The county health department says the victim was older than 65 years and had traveled to Texas before getting sick with the disease.

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Eastbound Lane Closed at Dodge & 42nd

Posted: 08/28/2012 - Beginning Tuesday, August 28, 2012, at 11:00 am, Dodge St. will have an eastbound lane closed from 42nd St. thru 41st St.

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House Fire Brings Two Departments

Posted: 08/28/2012 - House fire fought by two departments Monday. Plattsmouth and Murray fire units were dispatched to 11921 33rd Avenue just before 10am.

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Grading Taxpayer Websites

Updated: 08/28/2012 - Sunshine Review, a nonprofit, pro-transparency organization, released a state transparency analysis for Nebraska’s government websites. Graded on a 10-point transparency checklist, Nebraska scored an overall “D+,” while ten largest schools and state website averaged a “D.”

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Early Start To Harvest

Updated: 08/28/2012 - Early report on the harvest. This year’s dry weather changed the typical farming calendar.

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Lincoln Man Who Drank Solvent Is Hospitalized

Posted: 08/28/2012 - Authorities say a Lincoln man has been hospitalized after he drank acetone and crashed his minivan into a tree in an apparent suicide attempt.

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Man Charged With Threatening Federal Officer

Posted: 08/28/2012 - A Grand Island man is being charged with threatening a federal drug investigator, prosecutors say a friend of his helped hide the man after the threats.

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