Updated: 04/17/2014 - After months of debates on various bills, the Nebraska Legislature ends its 2014 session on Thursday.
Posted: 04/17/2014 - A 17-year-old boy is accused of writing a threatening message on a bathroom wall at a high school in east-central Iowa. It said he was going to blow up the school on Thursday, but only after shooting as many people as possible before committing suicide.
Updated: 04/16/2014 - Single mother of three Amanda Chin came home to a frightening sight April 10th. A silver mercury van was backed up to her back porch. She saw it as she was walking to her house, but her three young children did not. "They were jumping out and I am like panicking," said Chin. "So when the guy saw them running towards the house, he jumped in the car. And my reaction was, I told the kids go into the house and lock the door."
Posted: 04/16/2014 - Millard parents received a note Wednesday, explaining that two anonymous graffiti threats had been found - one the week prior- one on Wednesday. The Douglas County Sheriff's Office tells WOWT the threats are not credible.
Posted: 04/16/2014 - On April 26 communities across Nebraska are teaming up with the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) to give the public the opportunity to safely dispose of expired, unused, and unwanted prescription drugs.
Posted: 04/16/2014 - Gov. Terry Branstad says Iowa has agreed to a federal recommendation that will allow thousands of residents to hang onto health insurance policies that don't meet the requirements of the Affordable Care Act.
Posted: 04/16/2014 - Authorities say they have arrested four women in connection to possible child sex abuse and pornography at a Davenport trailer park.
Posted: 04/16/2014 - Lawmakers from the Iowa Senate and House have agreed to meet to hammer out details on an education budget, as the chambers have not agreed on public university spending increases, among other provisions.
Posted: 04/16/2014 - Gov. Dave Heineman has signed a bill designed to help Nebraska prepare for floods, water shortages and water quality problems.
Posted: 04/16/2014 - More pilfered TV sets have been added to the list of those that vanished from the Marriott hotel under construction at 182nd and Cuming. One has been turned over to authorities by someone who said he’d bought it on the street for $200.
Posted: 04/16/2014 - Wednesday, the "Terry for Congress" campaign announced raising nearly $1.4 million for the re-election of Rep. Lee Terry.
Posted: 04/16/2014 - The Nebraska Department of Roads says 18 people were killed in accidents over the last month. The number of deaths year-to-date is up - the number almost 15% over an average of the same time period over the last 4 years.
Posted: 04/16/2014 - The Nebraska Science Festival kicks off April 24 through April 27 at more than twenty sites in participating communities.
Posted: 04/16/2014 - The Hitchcock County Sheriff's Office has identified a body that was found last Saturday.