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Metro Heat Revs-Up Again

40 mins ago - Heartland temperatures soared again on Friday, pushing into the 90s, putting coping measures to the test. For those outside, water and shade were the keys to the day.

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Scam Artists Make Threats

Posted: 2:59 PM - The Better Business Bureau is warning area residents to be wary of scammers posing as IRS officials. A local consumer recently lost $500 in an IRS MoneyPack scam.

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Branstad: Maintain Ethanol Supply

Posted: 2:56 PM - Iowa Governor Terry Branstad is renewing a call to maintain the amount of ethanol in the nation's fuel supply. This comes after a report that the Environmental Protection Agency may scale back proposed cuts to renewable fuel production.

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Like Father Of Murdered Girl, Mother In Prison

Posted: 1:33 PM - The mother of one of two slain Iowa girls pleaded guilty Wednesday to two counts of delivery of methamphetamine in Fayette County District Court. Misty Cook-Morrissey was sentenced to 10 years in prison.

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Big East Baseball Tournament Coming To TD Ameritrade Park

Posted: 12:18 PM - The Big East Conference will hold its 2015 baseball tournament at Omaha's TD Ameritrade Park. The conference announced Friday that athletic directors had approved championship sites for 16 sports in 2014-15. The baseball tournament is set for May 21st-24th.

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Small Town 4th Celebration Up In the Air

Posted: 10:08 AM - The future of the 4th of July Celebration in Murray will at least be discussed in a meeting Tuesday night (7/29) at 6pm in Murray Town Hall.

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Texts Prompt Stalking Charge

Posted: 10:04 AM - Alleged texts and the content of some of those messages, have a 46-year-old Omaha man facing two felony charges in Cass County.

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Disaster Declaration Okayed For Counties With Damage From June Storms

Updated: 10:45 AM - President Obama has signed a disaster declaration for Nebraska, ordering federal aid to supplement state and local recovery efforts in the area affected by severe storms, tornadoes, straight-line winds and flooding between June 14th and June 21st.

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Bond Set For Stabbing Suspect Wounded By Police

Posted: 9:47 AM - Bond was set Friday morning at 10 percent of $500,000 for Dale Hickman, who allegedly stabbed two family members before being shot by an Omaha police officer last week.

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Nebraska Unclaimed Property Deadline

Updated: 10:43 AM - The Nebraska state treasurer is reminding Nebraska businesses and organizations of the November 1st deadline for remitting unclaimed property to the state.

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University Of Iowa Bans Restroom Videos Suspect

Posted: 9:30 AM - University of Iowa police have identified a university employee as the person suspected of placing a video camera on the floor of a restroom and recording scenes there.

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Heat Takes A Toll On Seniors

Updated: 10:03 AM - Nobody likes extreme and prolonged heat, but such conditions can be very dangerous and potentially deadly for seniors.

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Celebrate Benson Saturday

Posted: 8:19 AM - Benson marks its 127th birthday with the annual Benson Days celebration on Saturday.

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Hot On The Grill: Nebraska Beef State License Plates

Posted: 7:30 AM - More motorists are buying new license plates that proclaim Nebraska as "The Beef State." The Nebraska Department of Motor Vehicles began printing the special slogan plates last month after 500 people applied for them, exceeding the threshold for production to begin.

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Driver Injured In Accident

Updated: 7:59 AM - A man is recovering from injuries suffered in a rollover crash in Lincoln Friday morning.

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Street Of Dreams Rich In Ideas

Updated: 7:35 AM - For 39 years, the Metro Omaha Business Association has opened up lives of luxury to all during Street of Dreams. The event showcases newly built, high-end homes.

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Weather Heating Up

Updated: 10:37 AM - Temperatures heat up fast Friday as highs skyrocket to around 97 causing the heat index to soar to around 105 degrees.

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