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Man Imprisoned For Having Meth

Posted: 09/20/2011 - A sentence of nearly 22 years has been given to a man who was arrested last year in western Nebraska after more than a kilogram of methamphetamine was found in his vehicle.

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Shoe Store Gone

Updated: 09/19/2011 - A long time Omaha shoe store that specialized in orthotics has closed without notice. An elderly customer paid $300 for shoes she needs, but the order hasn’t been delivered in six weeks.

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Woman Recovers From Listeria Scare

Updated: 09/19/2011 - An outbreak of listeria has been traced to cantaloupes from a farm in Colorado. Nearly two dozen people in the Midwest have become six with listeria...including three in Nebraska. One of the victims is making a full recovery after a scary few weeks.

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Omahan Sentenced for Gun Possession

Posted: 09/19/2011 - A 31-year old Omaha man was sentenced Monday to three years in prison for illegally possessing a firearm.. Marlon A. Washington was convicted in 2008 of a misdemeanor crime of domestic violence. It is a violation of federal law for him to possess a firearm.

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Stolen Transformers Found in River

Posted: 09/19/2011 - Five electrical transformers, believed to have been stolen, have been fished out of the Boone River in Iowa.

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Community Seeks Help for Firefighter’s Family

Updated: 09/19/2011 - Members of Shelby Fire & Rescue are mourning the death of one of their own. On Sunday night, Mike Collins was struck and killed while assisting with an injury crash on Interstate 80 just east of Shelby, Iowa.

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Huskers Win, Some Drivers Lose

Posted: 09/19/2011 - Husker fans probably didn’t realize it, but Nebraska State Patrol troopers were busy with a special enforcement during the first three home football games. The patrol arrested three drivers for driving under the influence during the enforcement period.

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Obese Kids More Socially Isolated

Posted: 09/19/2011 - Young children who are obese have an increased risk for becoming socially isolated in elementary school.

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ConAgra Not Having Ralcorp for Dinner

Posted: 09/19/2011 - Cereal maker Ralcorp Holdings Inc. again rejected a $5.17 billion takeover bid from ConAgra Foods Inc. on Monday, which will likely put an end to any hopes of a deal.

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Nebraska & Iowa Crimes Stats for 2010

Updated: 09/19/2011 - The FBI has released data which analyzes violent and non-violent crime in the country. The report breaks down the cases state by state.

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Iowa Landlord Slaying Trial Begins

Updated: 09/19/2011 - Jury selection is under way in the trial of a man charged in the 2009 slaying of an Iowa City landlord who police say was shot during a robbery gone awry.

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Clerk Threatened for Potpourri

Updated: 09/19/2011 - A Lincoln man is enjoying the aroma of the Lancaster County jail after resorting to violence to steal a bag of potpourri. Police say Jaylon Moore threatened a store clerk with a knife before stealing the potpourri.

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Man Stabs His Girlfriend’s Boyfriend

Updated: 09/19/2011 - Lincoln police say they have sorted out how a violent string of events unfolded early Saturday morning. They say a man stabbed his girlfriend’s boyfriend – and then went after several other people.

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Iowa Western Enrollment At Record Level

Updated: 09/19/2011 - Iowa Western Community College is on a roll with record enrollment levels for the tenth consecutive year. The school now has 7,206 full- and part-time students.

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New Library In North Bend Taking Shape

Updated: 09/19/2011 - North Bend residents are seeing the dream of a new library come to fruition. Walls began going up this week on the building at 13th and Main streets.

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Dodge County Unemployment Rate Increases

Updated: 09/19/2011 - While the unemployment in Nebraska held steady in August, Dodge County saw its rate increase, according to the Nebraska Department of Labor .

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