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Eppley Parking Lots Hit Hard

Updated: 08/18/2011 - Dozens of vehicles in parking lots around Eppley airfield have been battered by hail stones. Some were baseball sized judging by the holes in car windows.

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Dash Cam: Babysitter Puts Infant In Back Of Moving Truck

Updated: 08/18/2011 - Shocked drivers called authorities after seeing the baby. It happened in Daytona Beach, Florida. Police say 23-year-old Keyona Davis was riding in the open air bed of a pickup truck Wednesday afternoon along with a baby stroller.

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New Officers for Nebraska Corn Board

Updated: 08/18/2011 - The Nebraska Corn Board met and elected officers on their first day of meetings at the Cornhusker Hotel in Lincoln last week. Alan Tiemann, at-large director from Seward, was elected to remain chairman of the board. This will be Tiemann’s third term to serve as board chairman.

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Dam Release Set To Slow Down

Updated: 08/18/2011 - The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is preparing to reduce the flow at Gavins Point Dam. The release has been at 150,000 cubic feet per second for several weeks. On Friday, the flow will be reduced to 145,000 cfs.

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Main Street Face Lift

Posted: 08/18/2011 - More work needed and the cost of Plattsmouth’s Main Street Corridor Improvement Project goes up.

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More Felonies For Man Involved In Chase

Updated: 08/18/2011 - Cass County man enters pleas to two additional felonies. 25-year-old Jared Rye entered the pleas to third-degree arson and attempted burglary as part of a plea agreement.

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Mail In Election

Posted: 08/18/2011 - A bond election set in Weeping Water School District. The mail-in election is Tuesday October 11th.

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Tobacco Hut Robbery

Updated: 08/18/2011 - Police have been unable to find the man who held up the Tobacco Hut Wednesday night. A clerk called 911 about 11pm. When officers arrived at the store, at 4865 Center Street, the clerk said a man entered the store, showed a gun, and demanded money.

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Car Versus Bike Accident On Leavenworth

Updated: 08/18/2011 - A frightening sight for some on their way home Wednesday. Some making their way down Leavenworth around 5:30 p.m. saw the aftermath of a car and bike crash.

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5 Year Old Dies From Meningitis

Updated: 08/17/2011 - It was sudden. No warning signs. The death of a five year old boy. Austin Lee Cozad-Knecht died yesterday from bacterial meningitis. Monday night we hear from his mother who is trying to understand what happened.

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Chihuahua Hoarding: 65 Dogs Removed

Updated: 08/17/2011 - The Nebraska Humane Society removed 65 Chihuahuas from a small home in southeast Nebraska on Wednesday.

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Highway Bypass: Good Or Bad For Small Communities?

Updated: 08/17/2011 - It's a tale of two towns, one booming while the other is struggling. All determined by whether a highway goes through town. Twenty-three years ago, Highway 275 was targeted for "freeway status," which would make it a four-lane highway from Omaha to Norfolk. That project is now partially completed, but has stalled right in the middle.

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Secret Service Agent Arrested

Updated: 08/17/2011 - A Secret Service agent on assignment in Iowa to help with presidential security has been arrested on suspicion of driving under the influence. Decorah Police Chief Bill Nixon says 40-year-old Daniel L. Valencia was off duty when he was arrested Saturday. President Barack Obama visited the northeast Iowa city on Monday as part of his three-day Midwestern bus trip.

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Help Catch A Robber

Updated: 08/17/2011 - Police have released the surveillance photo of a suspect in the robbery of a Lincoln Cracker Barrel restaurant Tuesday morning.

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Project Will Have Added Costs

Posted: 08/17/2011 - A domino effect starts quickly in local planning for the widening of the northernmost four miles of Highway 75 in Cass County.

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Man Sentenced For Assaulting 5-Year-Old Girl

Posted: 08/17/2011 - A Fremont man convicted of third-degree sexual assault of a child for inappropriately touching a 5-year-old girl he was baby-sitting has been sentenced to two to four years in prison.

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Worker Electrocuted In Kansas Home

Updated: 08/17/2011 - A worker has died after he came into contact with a wire in the attic of a home that was being remodeled.

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Bath Salts Bill

Posted: 08/17/2011 - A Nebraska state senator wants impose a ban on bath salts, a synthetic drug that has grown popular in other parts of the country.

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