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Iowa Governor Candidates Meet for First Debate

Posted: 08/14/2014 - Republican Gov. Terry Branstad and Democratic challenger Jack Hatch sparred over who could best boost job creation, enhance education and improve quality of life during their first televised debate

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Father & Son Bike Across Country For Fundraiser

Updated: 08/15/2014 - A father and son from Council Bluffs spent their summer making the journey of a lifetime. It wasn't just about the adventure though, but also using the situation to help a local non-profit organization.

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VIDEO UPDATE: Grenades Found In House

Updated: 08/14/2014 - Many neighbors came home from work to a police perimeter after five hand grenades, three chemical grenades, and two mortar rounds were found in a La Vista home.

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Berkshire Stock Hits Record High

Posted: 08/14/2014 - Warren Buffett might be in a mood to party. The price of a single share of his “Class A” stock at Berkshire Hathaway hit a new high Thursday, closing at $202,850.

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Auction Aimed At Helping Teen Jobs Programs

Posted: 08/14/2014 - How about a round of golf and lunch with two Husker immortals, or dinner and a ball game with two Creighton icons? All while helping area teens get jobs.

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Annexation South Of The Metro

Posted: 08/14/2014 - The annexation of property where a new Bomgaars store will be built took a step forward with the Plattsmouth City Council’s approval of the annexation ordinance on first reading.

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Labor Day Traffic Enforcement Starts Up Friday

Posted: 08/14/2014 - Beginning Friday and continuing through Labor Day, the Nebraska State Patrol will participate in the “You Drink & Drive You Lose” campaign, a nationwide effort to remove impaired drivers from the road.

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Craigslist Theft Suspect Caught After Busy Day

Updated: 08/14/2014 - We often hear of robberies that stem from Craigslist ads, but one man who fell victim told WOWT 6 News he was taken advantage of moments after another man was robbed.

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Trusted Renters Turn Into Burglars

Updated: 08/13/2014 - Liset Hernandez is in shock as she walks through her rental property. In February, she decided to rent out the place she called home to a family. Everything seemed to be going well, until the beginning of August.

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Man Accidentally Shoots Himself

shooting investigation

Posted: 08/13/2014 - On the crime beat, a man is recovering from a gunshot wound after he accidentally shot himself.

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VA Teams Up With Storm Chasers

Posted: 08/13/2014 - The VA Nebraska-Western Iowa Health Care System is teaming up with the Omaha Storm Chasers. Monday, August 18th a Veterans Appreciation Event will be held at Werner Park.

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Police: Mom Leaves Kid In Car for Court Date

Updated: 08/13/2014 - An Omaha mother went from dealing with one to two criminal cases Monday. Police say she left her 4-year-old son alone in her car, so that she could go to court.

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Grant For Economic Boost

Posted: 08/13/2014 - Cass County will be sponsor of a grant application for a new compressed natural gas fill station north of Plattsmouth.

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Oops! Meth Lab Operators Run Out of Gas

Posted: 08/13/2014 - Nothing seemed to go right for the alleged operators of a meth lab in southeast Nebraska Tuesday. Things began to unravel for them when they ran out of gas about 4:30 in the morning northwest of Beatrice.

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Update: City Council Hears Public Input On Omaha's 2015 Budget

Updated: 08/13/2014 - Omaha Mayor Jean Stothert is touting a 2% property tax reduction as a key feature to her to 2015 budget presented to the city council. The Council heard the Public's opinions of the budget, much of which was focused around possible cuts to the Omaha Public Library and Bicycle Pedestrian Position.

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