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Archdiocese Planning Family Festival

Posted: 8:42 PM - Archdiocese of Omaha is planning a new event Saturday which is open to everyone across the archdiocese in conjunction with the Heartland Catholic Men's conference scheduled for Friday August 1, 2014.

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Subject of Rough Arrest Facing Charges

Posted: 6:31 PM - The man who was the subject of a high-profile rough arrest last year has been taken into custody on trespassing and drug possession charges.

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Kids Get Back-to-School Boost

Posted: 5:35 PM - Open Door Mission and Capital Hair are teaming up to give homeless students a fresh look as they head back to school.

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Easter Seals Camp Forges Lifetime Bonds

Posted: 5:30 PM - Summer camp is a place where you make friends. Last week, our camera went to a camp run by Easter Seals where we met four people who have forged a friendship that will last for many summers to come.

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Underage Drinking Enforcements Find Adults Providing Alcohol to Minors

Posted: 5:24 PM - In an effort to prevent underage drinking by restricting youth access to alcohol during the summer months, law enforcement officers conducted a wave of compliance checks last week on July 24th and 25th in Douglas County. The enforcement operations resulted in 13 (11%) of the 122 on-and-off sale outlets checked selling alcohol to a minor.

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Bond Denied for Suspect in Sanders Homicide

Posted: 5:03 PM - Bond was denied Monday for Jaquez Clifton, the third suspect arrested in connection with the murder of Frank Sanders just over a week ago.

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Two Omahans Killed in Crash Near West Point

Updated: 7:55 PM - The Cuming County Sheriff’s Department is investigating a traffic accident that took the lives of two Omahans. They are identified as 41-year-old Franklin J. Pivonka and 40-year-old Yvonne E. Pivonka.

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Knicely Done: Rachael's Gift To Others

Updated: 6:23 PM - Rachael Johnson has a gift and she's sharing it at Quality Living Inc in Omaha even though her own circumstances are difficult.

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Workforce Team to Help Cherokee Tyson Workers

Posted: 3:05 PM - Gov. Terry Branstad says a team of state workers from Iowa Workforce Development will head to Cherokee to help hundreds of workers losing their jobs when the Tyson Foods chicken processing plant closes in September.

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Update: Neighbors Rattled by Chase

9 mins ago - Residents of a northwest Omaha neighborhood where an overnight pursuit began say they were surprised by the incident but thankful that no one was hurt.

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Update: Omaha Police Hunt For Robbery Suspects

Updated: 5:31 PM - Omaha Police are hunting for two men who robbed the Bank of the West branch at 44th and Saddle Creek around 10:30 Monday morning. The robbers left a trail of cash that triggered a busy day of tracking leads.

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Man Robs Federal Credit Union

Updated: 2:56 PM - A man robbed a federal credit union Friday afternoon but left behind some pretty good images on surveillance cameras.

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Tornado-Stricken Nebraska Town Gets Some Iowa Help

Posted: 8:50 AM - The Sioux City school district is donating excess desks, tables and shelving units to help out some northeast Nebraska students whose middle school in Pilger was heavily damaged by a tornado.

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Old Columbus Train Depot To Be Demolished

Posted: 8:39 AM - Union Pacific intends to tear down its old depot in Columbus early next year, ending its more than 100 years of service to the public and the Omaha-based railroad.

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Alegent Creighton Health Hosts Annual Junior Wheelchair Sports Camp

Posted: 8:39 AM - The Annual Junior Wheelchair Sports and Recreation Camp sponsored by Alegent Creighton Health starts this week. The camp is free and provides youth with physical disabilities the opportunity to play golf, shoot hoops, practice archery and swim. Physical therapists from the Alegent Creighton Health Immanuel Rehabilitation Center, with the help of volunteers, offer children (ages five through high school) the opportunity to participate in group sports with their peers and make new friends.

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Lower-Income Students Getting Shut Out Of Sports

Posted: 7:59 AM - A study by the University of Michigan C.S. Mott Children's Hospital found that 61 percent of respondents reported paying to participate in middle school and high school sports.

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Fist Bump Your Doctor? Study Says It's Less Germy

Posted: 7:55 AM - Could a fist bump be a cleaner, better way for people to greet each other, especially in germy hospitals? British researchers have done an experiment that seems to say yes.

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Students Re-Imagined Artwork Set For Display

Posted: 7:51 AM - Creative skills have been put to the test, now it's time from students from BGCM STEM (boys and Girls Clubs of the Midlands Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) Academy to showcase their talents.

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