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Game Store Robbed

Updated: 08/21/2014 - Police are looking for the man who robbed the Gamers near South 72nd and Farnam streets in Omaha Wednesday night.

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Crash Into Funeral Procession Brings Only Fine

Updated: 08/20/2014 - On a sad day for one family, a careless driver added to their misery. The case involves a crash into a funeral procession in June. The outcome in court Wednesday wasn't what the victims expected.

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Update: Mystery Patient Identified, Driver Sought

Updated: 08/21/2014 - Omaha Police are trying to unravel a mystery with little to go on aside from a seriously injured patient at Bergan Mercy Hospital and a white vehicle seen leaving the property.

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Gang Intervention Bolstered

Posted: 08/20/2014 - The Omaha Police Department is stepping up gang intervention and prevention efforts.

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Heartland Heart Changes Youngster's World

Updated: 08/20/2014 - The generosity of the Heartland is making a monumental difference in a young boy’s life. We brought you Zane Clark’s story in February.

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Dunkings Target ALS Research

Posted: 08/20/2014 - The weather was hot and perfect Wednesday for the ice bucket challenge. One of them took on an extraordinary meaning.

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Mayor Pardons Sal the Pig

Posted: 08/20/2014 - WOWT NBC Omaha is once again a proud sponsor of the Salvation Army Baconfest in a few weeks and on Wednesday, one little pig was breathing easier after some welcome words from the mayor.

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Remembering Andrea Kruger One Year Later

Updated: 08/21/2014 - Wednesday marked one year to the day since Andrea Kruger was murdered just outside the city limits becoming the fourth victim of a spree killer.

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Council Considers Spending Changes

Updated: 08/20/2014 - The news from the mayor on the 2013 budget numbers came just as several council members were talking about changes to her proposed budget next year.

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Lighters Stolen From Convenience Store

Posted: 08/20/2014 - An Omaha convenience store clerk says she was ripped off by a customer she was trying to help. Police are looking for him.

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Hope Center Gets a Helping Hand

Posted: 08/20/2014 - The Hope Center picked up an assist from the community Wednesday in clearing away some storm damaged property.

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No Relief From The Heat And Humidity

Posted: 08/20/2014 - Wednesday brought another round of heat and humidity. Highs climbed into the low to mid 90s with a heat index near 100 degrees.

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Southside Terrace Eyed for Demolition

Updated: 08/20/2014 - The Omaha Housing Authority has demolished most of its high-density housing developments over the years. Now there’s only one large development left and there are plans to raze the giant low-income housing development.

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Omaha Budget Report: $11 Million Surplus

Updated: 08/20/2014 - Omaha wrapped-up 2013 with a surplus of $11 million. That’s according to a news release from the mayor’s office outlining the final 2013 City of Omaha budget report.

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End Of Summer Doesn't Mean End Of Road Construction

Posted: 08/20/2014 - Many folks will be taking to the road over Labor Day to enjoy the last long weekend until winter sets in. But the end of summer doesn’t mean the end of construction season.

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Three More Caught After Corrections Screw-Up

Updated: 08/20/2014 - Nebraska Department of Correctional Services (NDCS) Director Mike Kenney announced Tuesday three inmates released early due to a miscalculation of sentence time have been arrested.

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Phone Outage Impacts State Patrol

Posted: 08/20/2014 - A phone outage is stopping the main Nebraska State Patrol number from fielding calls. Emergency 911 calls aren't affected.

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Gun, Badge, Ammo Stolen From Deputy's Car

Updated: 08/20/2014 - A Missouri Reserve Deputy Sheriff traveling through Omaha says all of his gear was stolen while he was staying at a downtown hotel.

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Peanut Butter, Almond Butter Recalled For Possible Salmonella

Updated: 08/20/2014 - nSpired Natural Foods, Inc. is voluntarily recalling certain retail lots of Arrowhead Mills® Peanut Butters, MaraNatha® Almond Butters and Peanut Butters and specific private label nut butters packaged in glass and plastic jars because they have the potential to be contaminated with salmonella.

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Easy Way To See If Vehicle Has Been Recalled

Updated: 08/20/2014 - With so many vehicles being recalled this year, many people have been left to wonder if they’re driving around in a dangerous vehicle or about to buy one. The U.S. government has created a web page that can instantly determine if a vehicle is in need of repairs.

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Meth Sentence

Posted: 08/20/2014 - A One to two year sentence was given to a 48-year-old Omaha man in Cass County District Court.

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