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Woman Targeted In Paintball Drive-by

Posted: 04/02/2012 - Police say a woman was left with a painful welt after she was hit during a drive-by paintball attack in downtown Des Moines.

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Iowa Woman Accused Of Having Sex With Boys

Posted: 04/02/2012 - Authorities say a 34-year-old Waterloo woman has been arrested, suspected of having sex with three underage boys. Jennifer Dicken faces three counts of felony sexual abuse.

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Developer of the Keystone Pipeline Has New Proposal

Posted: 04/01/2012 - The developer of the Keystone XL pipeline has identified a new corridor through Nebraska that avoids the environmentally sensitive Sandhills, but a spokesman says the company won't yet release its proposal.

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Warning About Political Campaign Signs

Posted: 04/01/2012 - The Nebraska Department of Roads is reminding candidates and other that it's against the law to put political campaign signs on a state highway right of way.

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Water for Food Conference Will Be Held In Lincoln

Posted: 04/01/2012 - Organizers say the fourth global Water for Food Conference in Lincoln will bring together international experts to explore how advances in science, technology and policy can help feed the world.

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Arrest Made In Fatal Hit-And-Run

Updated: 04/01/2012 - The person responsible for a fatal hit-and-run accident in Lincoln turned herself in to police on Saturday.

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Blue Pinwheels Send Important Message

Updated: 03/31/2012 - April kicks off Child Abuse Prevention month and one group is doing something eye catching to bring attention to the cause.

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Smaller West Nebraska Grasshopper Outbreaks Seen

Posted: 03/31/2012 - University of Nebraska-Lincoln Extension entomology experts say adult grasshopper numbers dropped last year in western Nebraska rangelands, so the odds are lower for 2012 outbreaks in many areas.

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Name Change For Zoo

Updated: 03/30/2012 - No, it’s not an early April Fools Day prank. Omaha’s Henry Doorly Zoo has a new name. On Friday, it was announced that the popular tourist attraction is now called Omaha’s Henry Doorly Zoo & Aquarium.

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Primary Voting To Be Easier In Douglas County

Updated: 03/30/2012 - The Douglas County Election Commission is going to make it easier than ever to vote in the upcoming Presidential Primary Election. Dave Phipps announced Friday that early voting request forms will be sent to all registered voters in the county. Phipps says that is unprecedented.

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Four Arrested In Drug Sweep

Updated: 03/30/2012 - Four men are in federal custody after a five-month undercover investigation. The suspects charged with possession and distribution of methamphetamine and possession of weapons appeared in court Friday.

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Major Highway Project To Ramp Up

Posted: 03/30/2012 - Flagging operations are to begin next week along portions of Highway 75 in northern Cass County as the $61 million Highway 75 improvement and expansion project ramps up.

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Nebraska, Iowa Unemployment Rates Decline

Updated: 03/30/2012 - Nebraska and Iowa are reporting an improvement in their jobs picture. Both states saw their unemployment rate drop in the month of February. The reports were released Friday.

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Man Escapes From Lincoln Corrections Center

Updated: 03/30/2012 - Authorities are searching for 37-year-old Joseph Skeeter after he did not return to community corrections. Skeeter left the Lincoln facility around 6 a.m. Thursday to search for a job and did not return.

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Red Cross Using Social Media To Connect During Disasters

Updated: 03/29/2012 - We've been talking about severe weather a lot the past few weeks, our own meteorologist has predicted a busy spring. But what happens after disaster strikes? How can your family know you are safe? The Red Cross is using social media to help you connect with loved ones after a disaster.

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Best Buy Closing 50 Stores

Posted: 03/29/2012 - Best Buy says it plans to close 50 big box stores nationwide to concentrate on its smaller Best Buy Mobile Outlets...and to cut $800 million in costs.

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