Posted: 01/31/2012 - A 61-year-old Lincoln woman has been given three years of probation for her role in an online scam.
Posted: 01/31/2012 - A proposal that could place hunting, fishing and trapping rights in the Nebraska constitution has advanced to a final vote in the Legislature.
Updated: 02/01/2012 - A man accused of trying to break into cars in the middle of the night is off the streets, but Bellevue police are still looking for his two accomplices.
Posted: 01/31/2012 - A suspect who impersonated a doctor over the phone has been arrested for trying to pick up a prescription narcotic. The 32 year old man was taken into custody as he exited an Ashland pharmacy with the pills.
Updated: 01/31/2012 - Principal Mike Loftin of West Harrison Community High School was fired during a special meeting Monday night. Loftin also served as the school’s girls’ basketball coach.
Updated: 01/31/2012 - The Gage County Sheriff’s office is investigating a crash that left a woman hospitalized with life threatening injuries. Investigators say 27-year-old Jennifer Valenta’s car left Highway 77, entered a ditch, hit an embankment, and went airborne for 104 feet.
Posted: 01/31/2012 - Fire cause determined in blaze at rural home.
Posted: 01/31/2012 - Iowa prison supervisors laid off under Gov. Chet Culver's administration have been paid nearly $500,000 in back pay and counting after a panel ruled their firings were improper.
Posted: 01/31/2012 - Jail time ordered for domestic assault.
Posted: 01/31/2012 - Nebraska lawmakers are arguing again over a proposal to lock hunting and fishing rights into the state constitution.
Posted: 01/31/2012 - The principal at a West Des Moines, Iowa school district says he was not overly concerned about a fake Twitter account that is using his name. His concerns crew when the imposter started using his name in anti-Semitic messages.
Updated: 01/30/2012 - The unseasonably warm winter is hitting Omaha this week, with possible record temperatures for this time of year.
Posted: 01/30/2012 - A year after Republicans swept into office across the country, many have their sights on what has long been a fiscal conservative's dream: the steep reduction or even outright elimination of state income taxes.
Updated: 01/30/2012 - Iowa lawmakers seeking an increase in state fuel tax say they are pursuing their effort despite opposition by Gov. Terry Branstad.
Posted: 01/30/2012 - A group of Lincolnites returned home on Sunday from a visit to Antarctica. The Foundation for Lincoln Public Schools organized the trip, which included lectures on Climatology.
Posted: 01/30/2012 - The Omaha Storm Chasers baseball team has announced details of a job fair. The team and Ovations Food Service will interview job candidates on Saturday, February 18.
Updated: 01/30/2012 - If you’re looking for a seasonal job, MECA says it might have what you’re looking for. Four dates have been set to conduct interviews for jobs at TD Ameritrade Park and the CenturyLink Arena.
Posted: 01/30/2012 - A plea agreement reached in theft case.
Updated: 01/30/2012 - Lincoln police have arrested two men for allegedly trying to pawn stolen items. While interviewing the men, police learned that one of the suspects may have stolen items from a home where he had been staying as a guest the night before.
Posted: 01/30/2012 - Gov. Terry Branstad says he will sign the first measure to land on his desk this session, adding $1.3 million to a tuition assistance program for National Guard troops returning from deployment.
Updated: 01/30/2012 - A bill that would prohibit the implementation of planned cuts to the state Medicaid program is up for debate Monday afternoon in the Legislature's Appropriations committee.
Updated: 01/30/2012 - The role of railroads in creating modern America is the subject of a new exhibit at the Sheldon Museum of Art at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln.
Updated: 01/30/2012 - State forecasters expect Nebraska's economy to remain steady over the next two years, while the nation continues its long journey to recovery.
Posted: 01/29/2012 - Novartis in Lincoln reduced it's temporary employee workforce by 160 people.