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Nebraska Lawmakers Advance Keystone XL Pipeline Bill

Posted: 11/16/2011 - A measure that would trigger an environmental review of proposed Keystone XL oil pipeline routes within Nebraska has won first-round legislative approval, despite criticism that state taxpayers will foot the bill.

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"Help Wanted" This Holiday Season

Posted: 11/15/2011 - Retailers hang the "Help Wanted" signs for holiday hires, but who's hiring the most this season?

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Save $$$ On Your Thanksgiving Meal

Updated: 11/15/2011 - With the cost of the average Thanksgiving meal up this year from last, experts say folks should start shopping early...like now.

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Target Employee's Petition Grows

Updated: 11/15/2011 - An Omaha man's online petition asking Target to drop plans to open stores at midnight Thanksgiving Day has garnered tens of thousands of signatures in less than two weeks.

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Training Dog Day at St. Cecilia

Updated: 11/15/2011 - The students at St. Cecilia Elementary got a break from the normal school day today to learn about service dogs.

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Sexual Assault Arrest

Updated: 11/15/2011 - A Lincoln woman says a man sexually assaulted her after she agreed to give him a ride to an after hours party last weekend. She tells police that she and Luis Flores Villegas were both at downtown bars Saturday night.

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Close Call In Tank Rollover

Updated: 11/15/2011 - The Cass County Emergency Management Agency, and fire and rescue volunteers from Weeping Water, Manley and Louisville were called to a location on Waverly Road about one-quarter mile east of Highway 50 about 8:40am Monday.

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Burglary and Fire Case

Posted: 11/15/2011 - Guilty plea in burglary case. 26-year-old Brandon Franklin will be sentenced in Cass County District Court on January 17th on the Class III Felony conviction.

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4 Nebraska Counties Declared Disasters

Posted: 11/15/2011 - Four western Nebraska counties have been declared natural disaster areas because of damage from spring and summer storms.

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Power Pole Hazard Corrected

Updated: 11/15/2011 - A power pole sits precariously on an eroding creek bank. Neighbors made numerous calls but only got results after a Fact Finders report.

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Warren Buffett At "Lunch For The Girls"

Posted: 11/14/2011 - Nearly 800 of our friends and neighbors had lunch with one of the richest men in the world Monday. Warren Buffett attended the annual luncheon for Girls Inc. Called "Lunch For The Girls", the $100 per plate fundraiser featured Buffett in a sit-down interview with CNBS's Becky Quick.

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Cellmates Can’t Get Along

Updated: 11/14/2011 - The Gage County Sheriff’s Office says charges are pending against two inmates at the county detention center. The inmates fought each other after the two argued over a card game.

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Former Recovery Center Employee Charged With Theft

Posted: 11/14/2011 - A former accountant at a Lincoln substance abuse and gambling treatment center has been charged with theft after authorities say she stole nearly $40,000 from the center.

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Keystone Controversy = Less Oil For USA?

Posted: 11/14/2011 - The controversy over where to put the Keystone XL pipeline could mean less oil will be flowing into the United States. Canada's prime minister says he made it clear in a meeting with President Obama that Canada will step up its efforts to sell oil to Asia since the Obama administration delayed a decision on an oil pipeline.

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Branstad Says Changes Expand Employment Services

Updated: 11/14/2011 - Gov. Terry Branstad is defending his overhaul of Iowa Workforce Development services, saying his efforts have led to expanded access to employment services.

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Embezzling Suspect Jailed

Updated: 11/15/2011 - A 47-year old Lincoln woman is in jail accused of embezzling money from her employer. Becky Nannen was booked Friday for felony theft.

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Rash Of Car Deer Crashes

Updated: 11/14/2011 - Weekend accident reports show several vehicle deer crashes.

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Paid Maternity Leave

Posted: 11/13/2011 - The number of women getting paid maternity leave is growing, according to census figures.

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Plea In Forgery Case

Posted: 11/11/2011 - A 45-year-old former Plattsmouth woman pled guilty to a Class I Misdemeanor forgery count.

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