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Mom Reflects On Son's Bear Claw Sojourn

Updated: 04/17/2014 - Somewhere in the middle of Kael Ireland’s 15 minutes of fame, the clock stopped and his share of fame’s pie kept on swelling. His mom says she has an adventurous little boy.

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Sheriff's Office Investigates Millard Graffiti

Posted: 04/16/2014 - Millard parents received a note Wednesday, explaining that two anonymous graffiti threats had been found - one the week prior- one on Wednesday. The Douglas County Sheriff's Office tells WOWT the threats are not credible.

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Chance To Dispose Of Unwanted Prescription Drugs April 26

Posted: 04/16/2014 - On April 26 communities across Nebraska are teaming up with the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) to give the public the opportunity to safely dispose of expired, unused, and unwanted prescription drugs.

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Iowa Governor Backs Extension Of Health Care Policies

Posted: 04/16/2014 - Gov. Terry Branstad says Iowa has agreed to a federal recommendation that will allow thousands of residents to hang onto health insurance policies that don't meet the requirements of the Affordable Care Act.

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Iowa House Approves Shift in University Funds

Posted: 04/16/2014 - Lawmakers from the Iowa Senate and House have agreed to meet to hammer out details on an education budget, as the chambers have not agreed on public university spending increases, among other provisions.

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Oil And Gas Prices Up Slightly

Posted: 04/16/2014 - Oil is up a penny today. Worries about the upheaval in Ukraine canceled out a huge increase in U.S. oil supplies. Benchmark U.S. crude for May delivery closed at $103.76 a barrel in New York.

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Metro Truckers Get Inspection Surprise

Updated: 04/16/2014 - The Nebraska State Patrol, with the assistance from the Omaha Police Department, conducted surprise commercial vehicle inspections in Omaha Wednesday.

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Drought May Ease Over Upper Midwest

Posted: 04/16/2014 - There are varying degrees of drought conditions in the Plains region, but a National Weather Service hydrologist says predicted above-normal rain this spring might ease some of the problem.

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Investigators Looking for Stolen TVs

Posted: 04/16/2014 - More pilfered TV sets have been added to the list of those that vanished from the Marriott hotel under construction at 182nd and Cuming. One has been turned over to authorities by someone who said he’d bought it on the street for $200.

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More Nebraskans Killed in Accidents Than Years Before

Posted: 04/16/2014 - The Nebraska Department of Roads says 18 people were killed in accidents over the last month. The number of deaths year-to-date is up - the number almost 15% over an average of the same time period over the last 4 years.

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Missing Teen's Body Found

Posted: 04/16/2014 - The Hitchcock County Sheriff's Office has identified a body that was found last Saturday.

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Bellevue Burger Voted Best In State

Updated: 04/16/2014 - The Nebraska Beef Council announced Wednesday Stella’s Bar & Grill in Bellevue is the winner of the fourth annual Nebraska’s Best Burger contest.

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After Mother's Denial, Fugitive Found in His Bedroom

Updated: 04/16/2014 - Authorities in southeast Nebraska say they were sure of it. They were certain that a man wanted for a felony arrest warrant was at his mother’s house. Although Mom reportedly denied it, the man was found in his bedroom.

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Waverly Teacher Suspended, Under Investigation

Posted: 04/16/2014 - A Waverly High School teacher has been suspended while the Lancaster County Sheriff's Department investigates an allegation the teacher inappropriately touched a student.

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