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More Nebraska Children Attending Preschool

Posted: 6:43 AM - The latest Kids Count report shows Nebraska improved in all indicators in education. The number of children not attending preschool decreased from 59 percent to 52 percent.

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Nebraska Estimates State Budget Shortfall Of $4.6 Million

Posted: 6:24 AM - Nebraska lawmakers may have to add money to the state's general fund when they convene next year. A legislative report released Wednesday says the state faces a projected shortfall of nearly $4.6 million for the new budget year that began this month.

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Celebrating Eight Years Of Success Stories

Posted: 5:55 AM - The Midlands Latino Community Development Corporation celebrates its eighth anniversary on Thursday. The group offers support and training to Latino businesses in Omaha.

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Burglaries Driving Omahan to Greener Pastures

Updated: 07/23/2014 - A lifetime in Omaha has brought too many burglaries for one man. Jim McGeorge says he’s ready to move and his parting wish is that police catch the latest burglar.

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Cheap Flight Vouchers Raise Questions

Updated: 07/23/2014 - An offer of cheap airline tickets had travelers across the country connecting with a local business. That put Fact Finders on alert.

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Gun Lock Giveaway Draws a Crowd

Updated: 07/24/2014 - WOWT 6 and Cabelas teamed up Wednesday in an effort to keep families safe. We had gun locks to give away.

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Metro Man Takes-On Hercules

Updated: 07/24/2014 - If you caught the Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon Tuesday night you saw a funny bit featuring the star of the new Hercules movie. But you probably didn’t know about the connection to the metro.

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Suspect From Officer-Involved Shooting Booked

Posted: 07/23/2014 - Forty-three-year-old Dale Hickman, injured by police gunfire as officers responded to a disturbance on July 13th, has been booked for two counts of 1st degree assault, three counts of assault on an officer, terroristic threats, and use of a weapon to commit a felony.

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Birthday Card Collection for Danny

Posted: 07/23/2014 - Boys Town Pediatrics is helping make a 5-year-old boy's birthday wish come true and you can chip in.

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Alert Neighbors Help Foil Suspected Crook

Updated: 07/23/2014 - Some suspected burglars gave police a hand Wednesday by leaving their getaway vehicle in the middle of a busy street. Investigators say two men abandoned it at 51st and Center and ran. One was arrested. The other is on the loose.

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Weather-Savaged String of Pearls Looking Glum

Updated: 07/23/2014 - Omaha's String of Pearls took a hit from the string of spring storms. The lights that add a glimmer to the city’s welcome mat along Abbott Drive took a beating this season.

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Open Door Mission Planting Season

Posted: 07/23/2014 - For the second year in a row, people at the Open Door Mission will be able to enjoy fresh fruits and vegetables.

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Kwik Shop Robber Sought

Updated: 07/23/2014 - Police are looking for a robber who hit the Kwik Shop at 5929 N. 72nd Street on Friday, July 18th.

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Two Arrested in Sanders Murder

Updated: 07/23/2014 - Omaha Police have arrested two suspects in the murder of Frank Sanders. Absalom B. Scott, 24, and Rico Larry, 29, have both been taken into custody for First Degree Murder and Use of a Weapon to Commit a Felony.

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