Lincoln, NE – October 10, 2018 – Two months without a jackpot winner has grown the Mega Millions jackpot to a record level. Because of the high jackpot, the Nebraska Lottery reminds customers to play responsibly.
NORTH PLATTE — Troopers with the Nebraska State Patrol have seized numerous drugs and arrested five people during three traffic stops on Interstate 80 from Saturday to Monday.
LINCOLN – The Nebraska Corn Growers Association and the Nebraska Soybean Association are pleased to announce that applications are now open for the 2019 Corn and Soy Ambassador Program. The Corn and Soy Ambassador Program is a year long program for college students who are interested in lear…
HASTINGS — The Adams County Sheriff’s Department along with the Nebraska State Patrol is investigating a fatality accident. The collision occurred approximately at 1:40 p.m. on Wednesday, Sept. 19 at Maxon Ave. and J St. in Adams County.
LINCOLN — As the Nebraska football team kicks off the 2018 season, Nebraska State Troopers will be on the road, in the air, and on the radio to help provide safe travel before and after the each home game.
LINCOLN — In light of recent events reported in the news related to allegations of abuse by members of the clergy and other persons in positions of authority, the Nebraska Attorney General’s Office is issuing this important reminder to all Nebraskans. The Attorney General’s Office is committ…
LINCOLN — Convicted murderer Carey Dean Moore was declared dead Tuesday after Nebraska carried out its first execution since 1997.
O’NEILL — On Thursday, Bryan Corkle helped load up a shipment of cattle on his father’s ranch near here.
KEARNEY — Nebraska State Patrol troopers chased one of their own cars during a 30-mile pursuit Wednesday that left the female suspect, believed to have stolen the car, driving on four rims.
Two Homeland Security officers talk to a person in a car behind the Immigration and Customs Enforcement headquarters in Grand Island on Wednesday afternoon. A large number of police cars were visible in front of the ICE headquarters, and large tents behind the headquarters are possibly being…
GRAND ISLAND — While immigrants were settling into two tents in Grand Island, three rallies protesting federal government actions were held locally Wednesday evening.
OVERTON — The Overton Volunteer Fire and Rescue responded to a single vehicle accident on Interstate 80 at mile marker 253 on Wednesday, Aug. 8 at 3:56 p.m. The vehicle was stolen by a woman who had been in a previous accident that afternoon.
BERTRAND — Kelsey Evans has battled brain cancer, had spinal surgery due to scoliosis and recently was involved in a traumatic car accident, which broke both of her femurs and multiple bones in her arm.
Husker coach Scott Frost's home in Lincoln was burglarized over the weekend, and an estimated $165,000 in athletic memorabilia was stolen, Lincoln police said Monday.
A discrete supercell over Buffalo County on Wednesday, July 18, at 9:24 p.m. The cell was tornado warned at 9:28 p.m. for radar indicated rotation. This cell produced hail up to three inches in diameter, damaging vehicles and crops. The back sheared anvil on the storm indicates an extremely …
OMAHA — The FBI Omaha Field Office hosted members of the community and law enforcement partners from Nebraska and Iowa to meet with FBI Director Christopher Wray during his recent visit to the office June 12.
GOTHENBURG — Each June, members of the National Pony Express Association, established in 1978, recreate the Pony Express in a commemorative re-ride along the original route through the states of California, Nevada, Utah, Wyoming, Colorado, Nebraska, Kansas and Missouri.
The agreement provides Lee with flexibility to implement revenue initiatives and business transformation consistent with how it manages its own newspaper and digital operations in 49 markets.
NEBRASAKA— The southern portion of the state was again impacted by a round of severe thunderstorms that lasted until the early morning hours. Tuesday, June 19 saw multiple severe thunderstorm, flash flood and tornado warnings were issued by the National Weather Service in Hastings.
CUSTER COUNTY— Severe weather impacted nearly all of central Nebraska on Friday. Conditions were primed for the outbreak of severe thunderstorms with ample amounts of instability in the atmosphere and enough wind shear to possibly produce tornadoes.
KEARNEY — Kalen Pfeiffer apologized to family and friends of Amber Frerichs and Neal Maloley for causing their February deaths during his sentencing hearing Monday in Buffalo County District Court.
KEARNEY — To her co-workers, Nicole Peterson is empathetic, dedicated, knowledgeable and a leader for Kearney Public Schools in the social service field.
LINCOLN — The Nebraska Public Service Commission issued an order and a complaint Tuesday requiring Roberts Seed Inc. of Axtell to cease and desist all operations as a grain dealer in Nebraska. The cease and desist order takes effect immediately.
A line of severe thunderstorms and embedded mesocyclones passed through Dawson County during the evening hours of May 10 and 11. Around 11:30 p.m. winds were clocked at 66 mph at the Lexington Airfield. The movement and strength of these storms prompted the National Weather Service to warn f…
KEARNEY — Ask Dennis Holz of Kearney and two local business owners who depend on trucking to deliver their goods if there’s a demand for semitrailer drivers, they all will agree.
GRAND ISLAND — Troopers with the Nebraska State Patrol have seized 117 pounds of narcotics during a traffic stop on Interstate 80 near Kearney.
One of the first major severe weather outbreaks occurred April, 30 starting around 5 p.m. lasting well after midnight. A line of severe storms formed near the Gothenburg, Brady area and proceeded northward to the South Dakota border. Areas were impacted by severe winds up to 60 mph and hail …
LINCOLN, NE – How prepared is Nebraska to respond to health emergencies? According to the 2018 National Health Security Preparedness Index, released by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF) on Tuesday, Nebraska’s overall preparedness level standing is at 7.5 on a 10-point scale, signific…
GRAND ISLAND — Troopers with the Nebraska State Patrol (NSP) have seized more than 1,850 pounds of marijuana and other drugs during a traffic stop on Highway 81 in Fillmore County.
Younkers stores will close after a judge on Wednesday approved a sale of the retailer’s parent company to liquidators who intend to sell off inventory and then shut the doors.
GRAND ISLAND — Troopers with the Nebraska State Patrol (NSP) have arrested two people and seized 381 pounds of marijuana during two separate traffic stops in Hamilton County. The two stops happened within five minutes of each other in different parts of the county.