- Lincoln-based Nebco buys Beatrice Concrete Co. Updated: Aug-04-15 1:20 pm
LINCOLN, Nebraska - Officials say Beatrice Concrete Co. has been bought by Lincoln-based Nebco Inc.
- Park Service names manager for new Indian Affairs office Updated: Aug-04-15 11:51 am
OMAHA, Nebraska - The National Park Service has announced creation of a new Midwest Region Office of American Indian Affairs and has named a program manager for it.
- Search suspended for Nebraska man missing in South Dakota Updated: Aug-04-15 10:58 am
INTERIOR, South Dakota - Authorities have suspended the search for a Nebraska man missing for nearly a month in Badlands National Park in southwestern South Dakota.
- Man surrenders after Omaha SWAT officers are called in Updated: Aug-04-15 10:55 am
OMAHA, Nebraska - Authorities say a man has surrendered without incident after a standoff with Omaha officers.
- Nebraska to join other states challenging new EPA rules Updated: Aug-04-15 10:30 am
LINCOLN, Nebraska - Nebraska Attorney General Doug Peterson says the state will join others in a legal fight against new federal rules designed to cut greenhouse gas emissions from U.S. power plants.
- Lightning strike forces closure of Columbus Aquatic Center Updated: Aug-04-15 10:26 am
COLUMBUS, Nebraska - A lightning strike has forced officials to close the Columbus Aquatic Center for a day.
- Man accused of imposing 'slave contract' to get mental tests Updated: Aug-04-15 9:26 am
LINCOLN, Nebraska - A competency evaluation has been ordered for a Lincoln man accused of forcing his girlfriend into a "slave contract."
- Iowan charged in crash death of University of Nebraska coach Updated: Aug-04-15 8:15 am
LINCOLN, Nebraska - A 49-year-old man has been charged for the western Iowa crash death of a University of Nebraska assistant soccer coach.
- Police: Woman dies after rollover crash in Omaha Updated: Aug-04-15 6:13 am
OMAHA, Nebraska - A 47-year-old woman has died after a rollover crash in north Omaha.
- Lawsuit hatched over Nebraska woman's backyard chickens Updated: Aug-03-15 5:22 pm
OMAHA, Nebraska - A Nebraska woman's six backyard chickens have ruffled her neighbors, who want a judge to force her to immediately get rid of the birds.
- Obama power plant cuts sets stage for new debate in Nebraska Updated: Aug-03-15 4:40 pm
LINCOLN, Nebraska - President Barack Obama's newest push to cut greenhouse gases from U.S. power plants set the stage Monday for a debate over whether Nebraska should comply with the requirements.
- Patrol says 1 dead, 4 hurt in crash near Ashland Updated: Aug-03-15 4:36 pm
ASHLAND, Nebraska - Authorities have identified a man killed in a single-vehicle rollover crash on Interstate 80 in eastern Nebraska.
- Nebraska parents helping daughter live in time she has left Updated: Aug-03-15 1:01 pm
MONROE, Nebraska - A Platte County couple is determined to help their ailing infant daughter live life to the fullest in the little time she may have left.
- Blaze at Lincoln home was arson, fire investigators say Updated: Aug-03-15 11:19 am
LINCOLN, Nebraska - Investigators say an early morning fire at a home in central Lincoln was arson.
- July survey suggests economic slowdown ahead for Midwest Updated: Aug-03-15 10:56 am
OMAHA, Nebraska - Slumping numbers in a July survey suggest there will be slow to no economic growth over the next three to six months in nine Midwest and Plains states, according to a report issued Monday.
- Recent editorials published in Nebraska newspapers Updated: Aug-03-15 10:04 am
Omaha World-Herald. July 28, 2015
- Feds file $218,000 in tax liens against Norfolk councilman Updated: Aug-03-15 8:56 am
NORFOLK, Nebraska - Federal authorities have filed $218,000 in liens against a Norfolk city councilman over unpaid taxes.
- Outdoor skills workshop set at Fort Kearny state park Updated: Aug-03-15 5:03 am
KEARNEY, Nebraska - A family outdoor skills workshop has been scheduled at Fort Kearny State Historical Park and State Recreation Area.
- Iraqi minority group set to march to Nebraska Capitol Updated: Aug-02-15 6:43 pm
LINCOLN, Nebraska - An Iraqi minority group with strong ties to Lincoln is set to march to the Nebraska Capitol to mark the anniversary of attacks by Islamic State militants.
- Police: Boy had gun in shooting, but no bullet casings found Updated: Aug-02-15 5:48 pm
OMAHA, Nebraska - Omaha police say a 12-year-old boy was carrying a handgun when he and two teenagers allegedly ambushed two men, but investigators did not recover any bullet casings from his weapon after the fatal shooting.
- West Nile virus detected in mosquitoes in Dodge County Updated: Aug-02-15 5:10 pm
FREMONT, Nebraska - Officials say the West Nile virus has been detected in Dodge County for the first time this year.
- Driver who struck motorcyclist says he would have stopped Updated: Aug-02-15 4:38 pm
LINCOLN, Nebraska - A Lincoln driver who hit and dragged a motorcyclist says he would have stopped his car if he had known that he had struck the man.
- Omaha couple hospitalized after dog attack in Martell Updated: Aug-02-15 3:07 pm
MARTELL, Nebraska - An Omaha couple is recovering after being attacked by a dog in eastern Nebraska.
- Nebraska paper carrier helps woman trapped in pickup Updated: Aug-02-15 3:07 pm
KEARNEY, Nebraska - A 9-year-old newspaper carrier is being hailed as a hero for rescuing a Nebraska woman who was trapped in her pickup in the summer heat for more than an hour.
- Nebraska State Fair to show ag in different shapes, sizes Updated: Aug-02-15 1:54 pm
GRAND ISLAND, Nebraska - Agriculture displays at this year's Nebraska State Fair will come in different shapes and sizes, from trading cards to the newest farm machinery.