Updated: 12/18/2013 - The Nuclear Regulatory Commission says the Fort Calhoun nuclear plant is ready to restart. It’s been shut down for nearly three years to address what the NRC calls significant performance deficiencies.
Posted: 12/17/2013 - Twenty-four-year-old Chad Fortner of Council Bluffs has been charged with Second Degree Murder for the death of a Glenwood woman.
Updated: 12/17/2013 - An Omaha teenager facing a murder charge for allegedly strangling his girlfriend has found some new trouble behind bars. Mikael Loyd was involved in a jailhouse scuffle that has earned him a new felony charge.
Updated: 12/17/2013 - Late Monday, Gov. Dave Heineman signed rules and regulations related to the Department of Correctional Services and the administration of good time.
Posted: 12/17/2013 - The Nebraska State Patrol received several reports on an erratic driver on Interstate-80 Sunday. The reports eventually led troopers to discover more than 135 pounds of marijuana.
Updated: 12/17/2013 - A Virgin America flight made a safe landing, after being diverted to Omaha late Tuesday morning.
Posted: 12/17/2013 - Omaha police were called to a metro hospital Monday evening to investigate a shooting.
Posted: 12/17/2013 - The Beatrice school board has voted to reduce its number to six from nine, starting in January 2015.
Posted: 12/17/2013 - A $153 million bond issue in Lincoln will be decided with mail-in ballots for an early election in 2014.
Posted: 12/17/2013 - Tuesday night, a group of Sarpy County deputies will get into the holiday spirit by doing some holiday shopping with local kids.
Updated: 12/17/2013 - WOWT 6 News had the only camera on the scene as a woman was taken into custody for allegedly stabbing a man in the chest during a dispute Tuesday morning.
Posted: 12/17/2013 - Nirvana, Kiss and Peter Gabriel will be inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame next year.
Posted: 12/17/2013 - Workers are expected to return soon to a 5-year-old overpass in Lincoln to install sheet metal that will keep pigeons out and protect people below.
Posted: 12/17/2013 - An Iowa meat plant that was approved to slaughter horses has no immediate plans to do so, despite an appeals-court ruling that allowed the company to proceed.
Posted: 12/17/2013 - A judge has sentenced an eastern Nebraska man to up to 50 years in prison in the death of his infant daughter.
Posted: 12/16/2013 - The feeling this Monday among many Oak Valley Elementary School parents is the same. "I wish there was more security measures," said Donalyn Stein, parent. Security is under the microscope after a homeless man waltzed straight in Friday morning just before school started.
Posted: 12/16/2013 - A Fort Calhoun area businessman wants you to send him to Washington, DC. Republican Clifton Johnson is running for Senate.