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Offutt Impact On Economy

Posted: 01/15/2009 - The economic impact of Offutt Air Force Base on the region is detailed in the latest analysis.

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Burglaries & Break-Ins

Updated: 01/15/2009 - Burglars dealt a blow last week to the effort to get illegal guns off the streets of Omaha. Six weapons including 4 handguns and an AR-15 rifle were stolen during residential burglaries.

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Father Steals From Son

Posted: 01/14/2009 - The father of a Bellevue Cub Scout gets arrested for stealing from his son's fund-raising effort.

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Child Neglect Investigation

Posted: 01/13/2009 - Two children were placed in the care of the state and their mother arrested the Cassgram reports.

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Code Fees Go Up

Posted: 01/12/2009 - Cass County bulding code fees will increase about 15% this week.

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Loan Scam Warning

Updated: 01/09/2009 - Beware of an advance fee loan scam. That warning from an Omaha teacher who fell for it.

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Donations Sold Online

Updated: 01/09/2009 - Kylie Kirby has four young children so a desperate plea for baby items posted on Craigslist touched her heart.

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Burglaries & Break-Ins

Updated: 01/08/2009 - A burglar rips through an upscale Omaha home, tearing down paintings and speaker covers in a search for a safe. The suspect left without finding anything but drove out of the victim's garage with their Jaguar. The homeowner believes that might also be the way the burglar got in.

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Forgery Brings Prison Time

Posted: 01/08/2009 - A 49-year-old Plattsmouth man was given a prison sentence of not less than 15 months but not more than 30 months on a Class III Felony forgery conviction.

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Tire Dumping

Posted: 01/07/2009 - Tire dumping grows along rural roads in Cass County and authorities think their best hope of catching those responsible is having the eyes and ears of the public at work.

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Bellevue Close To Naming Fire Chief

Posted: 01/06/2009 - By next week the city of Bellevue, Nebraska could have a new fire chief and he’ll be getting a pay check.

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Assault On Deputy Brings Jail Time

Posted: 01/06/2009 - A jail sentence was given to a 19-year-old Union man who pleaded guilty to third degree assault of a peace officer, a Class IIIA Felony.

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$11 Million For Iowa Disaster Relief

Posted: 01/06/2009 - The federal government has released more than $11 million in emergency funds to help Iowa provide important social services related to flood and tornado recovery.

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Help Spread "Wanted" Poster

Updated: 01/06/2009 - The public can help Omaha police spread the word about a $25,000 reward for information leading to the arrest of Laura Pierce’s killers.

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Million Dollar Surprise

Posted: 01/05/2009 - It probably felt like Christmas for some county officials, only a week later

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Ton Of Steel Stolen

Posted: 01/02/2009 - Omaha Police are looking for the men who carried away a ton of iron "I" beams from a south Omaha lot. Employees watched as the metal was loaded into a truck and driven off. They were unaware it was being stolen.

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Handgun Found In Purse At Courthouse Entrance

Updated: 01/03/2009 - Adam Homan isn’t in medicine but he reads x-rays every work day. Friday the Douglas County Courthouse Entrance Security Officer diagnosed danger in a purse.

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Patrolling For Crooks

Posted: 01/02/2009 - A directed patrol by the Omaha Police Department pays off with the arrest of a suspected vandal and thief. They were looking for someone breaking into cars near the Rosenblatt Stadium Neighborhood.

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Burglaries & Break-Ins

Updated: 01/02/2009 - A South Omaha church is targeted by thieves for the second time in December. In the first burglary cash was taken, this time it was expensive musical keyboards.

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Passenger Calms Violent Man On Airplane

Updated: 01/01/2009 - A 71 year old Omaha marketing executive doesn’t consider himself a hero. However passengers on a Continental Express Jet might see it differently.

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