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Courtroom Emotions Spill Into Hallway

Updated: 06/28/2011 - A shouting match erupted between supporters of two young sexual assault victims and the mother of an accused 12 year old outside Douglas County Juvenile Court Monday afternoon.

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Army Corps of Engineers Install Seepage Blankets

Updated: 06/27/2011 - The Corps is installing 12 seepage blankets along problem spots in the levee. They'll be about 1,800 foot long, 25 foot wide. They are designed to redistribute the weight and pressure from the other side of the levee.

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Work begins on HWY 66 Near Ashland

Posted: 06/27/2011 - A fog seal project will begin June 28 on Highway 66, according to the Nebraska Department of Roads.

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Nuclear Plant Leak No Cause for Concern

Posted: 06/27/2011 - Officials say that floodwater seeping into the turbine building at a nuclear power plant near Omaha on the banks of the Missouri River is not a safety risk.

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Storm Water Floods Business

Updated: 06/26/2011 - With the water levels at the height they are, even a small rainstorm can put strain on homes and businesses. But over the weekend, a few inches left feet of standing water. This was most evident at a business near the river.

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Mills County Residents Evacuate

Updated: 06/24/2011 - Several roads in Mills County already have water spilling over. Many of the people living here have already moved out. But when the evacuation notice many people getting the last of their belongings hoping to return home soon.

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NRC Chairman To Visit Nebraska Nuke Plants

Updated: 06/25/2011 - The chairman of the Nuclear Regulatory Commission will visit Nebraska's two nuclear power plants Sunday and Monday to check out the measures they've taken to battle flooding along the Missouri River.

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Iowa Explains Hwy 2 Closure

Updated: 06/21/2011 - The Iowa Department of Transportation may have found itself on the defensive after closing a stretch of Highway 2 in southwest Iowa. The section closed links Interstate 29 in Iowa with the city of Nebraska City, Nebraska.

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Pete Rose Visits Omaha

Updated: 06/20/2011 - A legendary baseball player was in Omaha Monday for the College World Series. Pete Rose, a 17-time Major League all-star, signed autographs and posed for pictures over the lunch hour.

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New Job For Veteran Coach

Updated: 06/20/2011 - A well known Omaha area baseball coach has landed a Division One position. Mike Evans has been hired as pitching coach for New Mexico State.

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Flooding Issue in Western Nebraska

Updated: 06/20/2011 - Flood and flash flood warnings remain in effect for parts of western Nebraska, thanks to rain totals of 4 inches in some areas.

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NU Students Hit With Higher Tuition

Posted: 06/17/2011 - University of Nebraska students will pay more next year for tuition. At a time when most college students already leave school with sizable loans, tuition is being bumped up another 5%.

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Helicopter Work In CB No Cause For Alarm

Updated: 06/17/2011 - Some people in Council Bluffs and Omaha Friday afternoon may see a BlackHawk helicopter working near the river. Officials say there is no cause for alarm.

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Good News/Bad News CWS Parking

Updated: 06/16/2011 - First the good news. The city of Omaha says a pipe is being fixed near TD Ameritrade Park. The pipe caused a pooling of water in Parking Lot D earlier this week, which covered roughly 200 parking spots.

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Man Sentenced In Child Porn Case

Posted: 06/15/2011 - Authorities say a 31-year-old Lincoln man has been given seven years in federal prison for receiving child pornography.

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What Highways To Use

Posted: 06/15/2011 - The closing of I-29 leads to requests for travelers.

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Levee Concerns Affect Summer Camp

Updated: 06/15/2011 - While 75 youngsters play the staff at Camp Eppley south of Bellevue watches the river levees. The camp sits about one mile from the rising Missouri and right next to the swollen Platte river.

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