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Smaller Communites Show Improved Retail Sales

Updated: 08/17/2012 - Smaller communities show improved retail sales. The retail numbers were higher in May in Nebraska and especially southeast Nebraska, but the immediate local sales figures were even better.

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Neb. Supreme Court Upholds Murder Conviction

Posted: 08/17/2012 - The Nebraska Supreme Court has affirmed the first-degree murder conviction of a Norfolk man serving live in prison for the fatal stabbing of his former girlfriend.

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Disturbing Find After Burglary

Updated: 08/24/2012 - An Omaha mission was among the targets we cover in this week's Burglaries & Break-ins report.

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Mother Charged After Baby Rescued From Hot Car

Updated: 08/17/2012 - A 24-year-old Waterloo, Iowa woman has been arrested after her 9-month-old son was found inside a hot, stuffy car that was left unlocked on the wrong side of the street.

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Omaha-Based Firm Wins $524.4M StratCom Contract

Posted: 08/17/2012 - The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers has awarded an Omaha-based company a $524.4 million contract to replace the existing U.S. Strategic Command headquarters at Offutt Air Force Base south of Omaha.

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Ex-Husker Gets Prison After Violating Probation

Updated: 08/17/2012 - A former Nebraska football player has been sent to prison after violating his probation on a 2008 theft charge for stealing a big-screen TV and pawning it.

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Two Marines Welcomed Home By Patriot Guard Riders

Updated: 08/17/2012 - A special homecoming was held Thursday afternoon for two Marines returning from Afghanistan. Several members of their unit have already returned; however, this pair's arrival didn't go unnoticed.

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Warrant For Omaha Man

Updated: 08/16/2012 - A warrant issued for a 36-year-old Omaha man who plead guilty to criminal impersonation failed to show up for his sentencing hearing in Cass County District Court.

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Relief For Farmers

Updated: 08/16/2012 - Drought disaster relief is now available to Cass County farmers. Seventy-six Nebraska counties now have a primary designation. Cass County becomes eligible as a contiguous county.

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Ex-Penn State President Spanier Could Still Face Charges

Updated: 08/16/2012 - More than a month after an explosive investigative report accused Penn State's ousted president of covering up child sex abuse allegations against Jerry Sandusky, Graham Spanier has so far avoided criminal charges. Legal experts say that doesn't mean he's in the clear.

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Iowa State Fair Not Changing Policy On Pigs

Updated: 08/16/2012 - A study showing that some pigs that tested positive for swine flu hadn't yet showed any symptoms isn't changing health safety plans for the Iowa State Fair underway in Des Moines.

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College Director Didn't Pay Car Taxes For One Year

Updated: 08/16/2012 - If you pay your taxes on time you expect others to do the same. But department director for a college that receives tax money didn't pay his fair share for more than one year.

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Residents Use Pans To Put Out Fire

Updated: 08/15/2012 - Smoke coming from the second story of a two-story home as Plattsmouth fire units first arrived on scene Tuesday afternoon at 2011 Ashland Road.

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Transcript: Incriminating Evidence Unused In Sandusky Trial

Updated: 08/15/2012 - Four days after former Penn State coach Jerry Sandusky was convicted of sexually abusing 10 boys, a state prosecutor told a judge there was a "great deal" of incriminating evidence that didn't come up at trial.

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