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Emergency Sirens In Hawaii Triggered From Nebraska

Updated: 06/15/2012 - Civil defense sirens sounded across Oahu, Hawaii by accident on Thursday. There was no emergency. This part may be hard to believe, the sirens were triggered by someone in Nebraska.

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Nebraska Judge Dismisses Blue Cross Lawsuit

Updated: 06/15/2012 - A judge has refused to grant Blue Cross and Blue Shield's request to block UnitedHealthcare's takeover of the Nebraska state employee health care system.

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Terrorist Or Protective Father?

Updated: 06/15/2012 - Police have arrested an Omaha man and charged him with making felony terroristic threats and discharging a firearm inside city limits. He said he was protecting his children.

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Free Helmets At Bike Fun And Safety Day

Updated: 06/15/2012 - The City of La Vista’s third annual Bike Fun and Safety Day will include a bicycle skills course, bike checks and safety tips as well as a bike helmet fitting event for children up to age 12, courtesy of AAA Nebraska and the Cornhusker Motor Club Foundation.

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Busy Highway To Get Repairs

Updated: 06/15/2012 - The Cassgram reports the Nebraska Department of Roads will hold a hearing and open house regarding improvements to Highway 66 from Furnas to Silver streets in Ashland.

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Weather Conditions Improve

Updated: 06/15/2012 - The Channel 6 News Weather Authority says conditions are forecast to improve Friday afternoon.

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Weather Cancels CWS Opening Ceremony

Updated: 06/15/2012 - The College World Series Opening Ceremony was cancelled Thursday because of the coming storm. The decision was made almost 2 hours before the start and most fans agreed it was the right choice.

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Iowa Inmate Sentenced For Threatening President

Updated: 06/14/2012 - Twenty-four-year-old Tommy Eugene Krueger was sentenced to two years’ imprisonment for mailing a letter threatening to kill the President of the United States.

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Winning Powerball Ticket Sold In Iowa

Updated: 06/14/2012 - A ticket sold at a grocery store in Cedar Rapids, Iowa matched all of the Powerball numbers drawn Wednesday night. Whoever has it can claim the $241 million jackpot.

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Family Devastated: Father Runs Over Son

Updated: 06/14/2012 - Police say charges are not likely to be filed against a Fremont father who didn't know his 2-year-old son was in front of his pickup when he ran the boy over Wednesday afternoon.

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Judges Take Probation Seriously

Updated: 06/14/2012 - A 40-year-old Plattsmouth woman was sentenced to six months in Cass County Jail for violating terms of probation. She plead guilty last year to three misdemeanor counts of attempted criminal non-support.

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Johanns: Stop EPA Flyovers

Posted: 06/13/2012 - U.S. Sen. Mike Johanns of Nebraska has introduced a measure to stop the federal Environmental Protection Agency's aerial surveillance of agriculture operations, which have taken place in Nebraska and neighboring states.

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NTSB: Misaligned Switch Cause Of 2009 Iowa Train Crash

Updated: 06/14/2012 - The National Transportation Safety Board says a misaligned switch leading into a rail yard caused a freight train to slam into some empty train cars in Bettendorf, killing the conductor and engineer.

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Mustang Crash In Cass County

Updated: 06/13/2012 - Cass County, Nebraska deputies and Eagle Fire and Rescue responded to a one-vehicle accident at Highway 63 and McKelvie Road.

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Ruling Goes Against County

Updated: 06/13/2012 - A Nebraska Court of Appeals action was expected to be watched closely by assessors that also have mineral mining companies at work in their counties.

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