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3-2-1 Quick Pitch Awards Seven $1,000 Prizes At UNL

Posted: 9:02 AM - Nearly 70 students had the opportunity to showcase their entrepreneurial, communication and presentation skills through a short "quick pitch" proposal to a panel of entrepreneurial experts at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln College of Business Administration's sixth annual 3-2-1 Quick Pitch competition.

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$1.3 Million iPad Donation For Millard Public School Students

Posted: 8:27 AM - The Millard Public Schools Foundation Board voted unanimously Thursday evening to donate $1.3 million to Millard Public Schools for the purchase of 2,500 iPads. This donation will put five iPads in all 482 elementary classrooms throughout the district.

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Gearing up for the WOWT Holiday Food Drive

Posted: 7:30 AM - WOWT News is teaming up with Hy-Vee to help stock the shelves for the St. Vincent de Paul Food Pantry. Last year, the food raised lasted through April, and this year, the challenge is to bring in more donations.

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Stolen Vehicle Hits House, Two Arrested

Updated: 6:21 AM - Two suspects are in custody and two more are on the run after a car slammed into two homes near 52nd & Bedford early Friday morning.

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Police Release Image of Bluffs Bank Robber

Updated: 11/20/2014 - Thursday night, Council Bluffs police released an image of the man who robbed the Centris Federal Credit Union off 29th and Avenue G earlier that day.

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Update: Robbery Suspect Caught

Updated: 11/20/2014 - Omaha Police believe they can tie a felon with a history of robbery to two bank robberies over the last week. Thursday night, they announced his arrest.

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Progress Reported On Review Of "Good Time" Miscalculations

Updated: 11/20/2014 - The Nebraska Department of Correctional Services (NDCS), working closely with the Nebraska Attorney General’s office, continues to make progress in resolving any remaining issues stemming from the mandatory minimum sentence miscalculations identified in June.

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Safety Is A Big Focus With Wearable Technology

Updated: 11/20/2014 - As Meg Laughlin rides her bike up the road to her friends house, she wears a green looking watch. But it isn't an ordinary watch, it's called a FiLip watch.

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Metro Banks Hit Hard by Thieves

Updated: 11/20/2014 - Thieves have been hammering metro banks and credit unions this fall. At least 17 of them have been robbed, many at gunpoint - all shook the nerves of customers and employees.

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Grassley Joins In Supporting Ebola Visa Ban

Updated: 11/20/2014 - Senate Judiciary Committee Ranking Member Chuck Grassley today joined Senators Marco Rubio, Pat Roberts, John Thune and Mark Kirk to introduce legislation that would create a temporary visa ban for people who have resided in a country that the Centers for Disease Control has designated as a country with “widespread transmission of Ebola.”

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Update: Wandering Toddler ID'd & Siblings Found, Father Cited

Posted: 11/20/2014 - Police have identified a little girl found wandering the street alone in south Omaha Wednesday morning. Later that same day, police found siblings of the girl and all the children are now in temporary foster care.

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Ralston Man Indicted for Fireworks

Updated: 11/20/2014 - A Ralston man who organized a popular fireworks show in his neighborhood is now facing a four count federal indictment.

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Holiday Mailing Locations And Hours Outlined

Updated: 11/20/2014 - The Postal Service expects to deliver between 450 million and 470 million packages during the holidays, up roughly 12 percent from last year.

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