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Colorado Man Pleads Not Guilty in Nebraska Shooting

Posted: 09/15/2011 - A Colorado man accused of firing at law enforcement officers during a chase in western Nebraska has pleaded not guilty to attempted first-degree murder and attempt first-degree assault on an officer.

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Facebook Photo Sharing Changes

Posted: 09/14/2011 - Facebook is making it easier to share photos and posts with smaller lists of friends.

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No More Refund Loans

Posted: 09/14/2011 - The refund loans that taxpayers could get from H&R Block won't be available next year.

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A New Twist On Death And Taxes

Updated: 09/14/2011 - The eastern Iowa town of Solon is considering buying a funeral home and converting it into its first-ever city hall as the town's population grows and space becomes limited.

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Man Sentenced For Kidnapping, Assaulting Teen

Posted: 09/14/2011 - A western Nebraska man who pleaded guilty to kidnapping and sexually assaulting an Ogallala teenager has been sent to prison. 21-year-old Jade Cleveland, of Keystone, was sentenced to serve two consecutive terms of 15 to 30 years in prison, for a total of 30 to 60 years.

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Stolen Wooden Bear Returned With Apology

Posted: 09/14/2011 - Just a day after it was reported stolen, a large wooden carving of a bear has been returned to its home in Davenport, Iowa. An anonymous tip led police to a St. Ambrose University dorm room and the bear was returned to its place in the yard.

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A New Top Cop Job

Posted: 09/14/2011 - A new rank in the Plattsmouth Police Department. With adoption of the 2011-12 city budget, the Plattsmouth City Council approved the creation of a captain’s position within the department.

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Mortgage Loan Scheme Uncovered

Updated: 09/14/2011 - Five people have been indicted in federal fraud cases; all of the defendants are mortgage and real estate industry insiders.

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Embezzler To Be Sentenced

Updated: 09/14/2011 - A Louisville woman will be sentenced October 24th on a theft conviction.

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Wounded Robbery Suspect Gives Up Accomplice

Updated: 09/14/2011 - Lincoln police have made a second arrest on an attempted robbery this summer. Back on July 24, four people attempted to rob several people at a house near South 27th & K Street. The robbery took a turn when the victims stabbed one of the robbers.

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Dead End Ends Meth Courier

Updated: 09/14/2011 - A Nebraska State Patrol Trooper became suspicious Tuesday evening when he saw a pickup truck turn onto a street with a dead end near Grand Island. The trooper stopped the pickup and the driver consented to a search. The trooper reported finding six pounds of methamphetamine.

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Omaha Police Officer Involved in Crash

Posted: 09/14/2011 - An Omaha police officer is recovering from minor injuries she received when her cruiser was hit by another car at a north Omaha intersection.

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Iowa Man Charged In Church Fire Wants New Lawyer

Posted: 09/14/2011 - A man accused of setting the fires that damaged a church in Burlington earlier this year is asking the judge in his case to appoint a new attorney for him.

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Nebraska Property Tax Credit Shrinks Again

Updated: 09/14/2011 - Nebraska homeowners will continue receiving state help with their property tax bills this year, but the credits will shrink again.

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Finders Keepers With Tracking Devices

Updated: 09/13/2011 - An Omaha man hits a bump in the road which leads him to a tracking device under his car. He finds two more under two other vehicles and turns them over to his attorney.

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Sexual Assault Of A Minor

Posted: 09/13/2011 - A 40 year old man will spend the next 4½ years in the Nebraska Department of Correctional Services system.

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Omaha Energy Company Is Growing Fast

Posted: 09/13/2011 - Green Plains Renewable Energy, Inc. lands at number 8 on FORTUNE Magazine's 2011 "100 Fastest Growing Companies."

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Three County Offices Are Moving

Posted: 09/13/2011 - If you have a need to visit the Douglas County Department of General Assistance, the Veteran’s Services Office, and the Juvenile Assessment Center, you better take note. Those offices are moving later this month.

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