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Metro Firework Displays Take Hours To Set Up

Updated: 07/05/2012 - Holiday fireworks took to the air across the metro on the 4th of July. But the preparation and set-up for most of them took hours of work, work that began in January.

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Proud Dad Told To Take Down Big Sign

Updated: 07/05/2012 - A proud Iowa father who placed a huge sign on his property to congratulate his seven children for graduating from high school has been ordered to take it down.

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Law Enforcement Impostor

Posted: 07/04/2012 - A young woman says she was sexually assaulted along an eastern Kansas highway by a man claiming to be a law enforcement officer.

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Nebraska Boy Killed in Kansas

Updated: 07/04/2012 - A 10-year old Lexington, Nebraska boy was killed in a crash in southwest Kansas Tuesday. The Kansas Highway Patrol says a car, driven by 22-year-old Danica Ward of Laramie, Wyoming ran off the right side of a highway.

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Fireworks Explosion Burns Two Men

Posted: 07/04/2012 - Two people are rushed to the hospital with major burn injuries after a fireworks explosion near 58th and Stockwell streets at about 10:30 Tuesday night.

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Kerrey, Fischer To Walk Parades On July 4

Posted: 07/04/2012 - Nebraska's U.S. Senate candidates will be hitting parades and events, shaking hands and handing out campaign stickers in eastern Nebraska for the July Fourth holiday.

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Extreme Heat Makes Roads Buckle

Posted: 07/04/2012 - State transportation officials are urging drivers to watch out for pavement problems as the high temperatures heat the highways.

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Update: Name Released of Body Found In Lake

Updated: 07/03/2012 - It's been an extensive effort for rescue crews from Omaha, Papillion and Bellevue, searching for an Iowa man reported missing Sunday at a Sarpy County lake. That search has come to an end after authorities recovered the body of 34-year old Michael Hartsook of Council Bluffs on Tuesday evening, They say he was out on the lake early Sunday morning when he jumped into the water.

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KC Officer Sentenced For Stealing Electronic

Posted: 07/03/2012 - A second former Kansas City, Kan., police officer has been sentenced to federal prison for stealing electronics from houses where his special unit served search warrants.

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Decorah Eaglet Found Dead

Updated: 07/03/2012 - One of the American bald eagles born this year in northeast Iowa and watched by millions via the Decorah eagle cam has died.

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Nebraska Center for Disabled Regains Certification

Posted: 07/03/2012 - The final living unit of a state-run center for the developmentally disabled is now eligible to receive federal funding, three years after the facility lost its certification amid hundreds of cases of patient abuse and neglect.

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4th Of July Places To Go

Updated: 07/03/2012 - Fourth of July celebrations in Cass County in Murray and Murdock.

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Aide: Iowa Governor Will Keep Felon Voting Policy

Posted: 07/03/2012 - Despite mounting criticism, a spokesman says Gov. Terry Branstad won't change the application process that former Iowa felons have to navigate to get their voting rights back.

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Governor's Pay Raise Plan Irks Top Union Official

Updated: 07/03/2012 - The head of state government's largest union says Gov. Dave Heineman is discriminating against rank-and-file state workers by proposing to give some leading state employees bigger raises.

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