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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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Canon Rebel T4I Recall

Updated: 08/15/2012 - Canon's latest DSLR is being recalled because it could trigger an allergic reaction.

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Iowa Education Meetings Set

Updated: 08/15/2012 - Possible changes to the education process in Iowa will be discussed with Gov. Terry Branstad in a series of 14 meetings.

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Bridge Victim's Family Wants Donations To Help MS

Updated: 08/14/2012 - Family and friends gathered to remember Linda Stastny on Tuesday night. She died Saturday after falling or jumping from the Highway 50 bridge onto I-80. Her family says they are hoping to make a difference in the lives of others as a result of their loved ones death.

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Penn State Issued Accreditation Warning

Posted: 08/14/2012 - Higher education experts say an accreditation warning issued to Penn State is serious and appropriate given the issues raised by a recent child sex-abuse scandal, but the school is unlikely to lose its accreditation.

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Traffic Stops Net 55 Pounds Of Pot

Updated: 08/14/2012 - Authorities say three separate traffic stops on Interstate 80 netted a total of 55 pounds of marijuana and led to drug charges against five people.

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Kearney Hub Names New Publisher

Posted: 08/14/2012 - Julie Speirs will move from her current position as vice president and general manager of the Kearney Hub to become publisher on September 1st.

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Protecting A Nebraska Beetle

Updated: 08/14/2012 - U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Announces More Than $33 Million in Grants to Support Land Acquisition and Conservation Planning for Endangered Species.

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County Fair A Success

Updated: 08/14/2012 - The 2012 Cass County Fair is in the books and the fair board members received a report Monday night at their meeting that they liked to hear: all the nights were as well-attended and probably higher-attended than they were last year.

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Fire at a Fire Station

Updated: 08/14/2012 - Crews from Nehawka had to wait for mutual aid to fight a fire at their own fire station.

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Husker Fan Tradition To Take Hiatus Due To Helium Shortage

Updated: 08/13/2012 - A long standing tradition at Memorial Stadium is about to take a hiatus. A nationwide shortage of helium is to blame. That means this year fans will not be releasing red balloons after the first touchdown of each game. Channel 6 learned that local businesses are also suffering.

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Interesting First Day Back for Mayor

Updated: 08/13/2012 - There were more fireworks today over the raises handed out by Mayor Jim Suttle. The City Council said they knew nothing about the raises to 3 members of the mayor's staff. The mayor said there was never any intent to deceive taxpayers or the council.

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Officer Dan Ottis Laid to Rest

Updated: 08/14/2012 - Tuesday, August 7th, Officer Daniel Ottis was off duty, riding his motorcycle near Gretna. When he was hit by a semi and killed. He was 58 years old.

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Omaha Man Invents Product for Golfers

Updated: 08/13/2012 - An Omaha man is hoping to make it big with his business idea that makes playing the game of golf a lot easier.

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