- Lincoln man charged with child abuse for beating 12-year-old Updated: Oct-10-15 12:55 pm
LINCOLN, Nebraska - Prosecutors have charged a 63-year-old Lincoln man with felony child abuse after police say he beat a 12-year-old boy with a piece of wood and his fists.
- Teen weather forecaster lends hand to Lincoln superintendent Updated: Oct-10-15 10:40 am
LINCOLN, Nebraska - Lincoln Public Schools Superintendent Steve Joel gets a lot of emails, especially when the prospect of bad weather is on the horizon and there's any chance - no matter how remote - of a snow day.
- Gov. Ricketts determined to address Whiteclay beer sales Updated: Oct-09-15 6:36 pm
LINCOLN, Nebraska - Nebraska Gov. Pete Ricketts says he's determined to address the problems that plague the village of Whiteclay and is working with a Native American activist to seek solutions.
- Nebraska Innovation Campus to open, but challenges remain Updated: Oct-08-15 8:08 pm
LINCOLN, Nebraska - The University of Nebraska's new research park will open to the public Friday, with promises that it will foster new partnerships between businesses and university researchers.
- Nebraska man follows forced Ponca march route on bike Updated: Oct-08-15 1:35 pm
MILFORD, Nebraska - A Lincoln man is biking the route that the Ponca people were forced to march from Nebraska to Oklahoma in 1877.
- Man cite for practicing law without license in Nebraska Updated: Oct-08-15 9:18 am
LINCOLN, Nebraska - Police say a California man disbarred in the late 1980s has been cited on suspicion of practicing law in Nebraska without a license after offering his services in an online ad.
- 74-year-old state inmate at Lincoln prison dies Updated: Oct-08-15 7:48 am
LINCOLN, Nebraska - A 74-year-old inmate at the Nebraska State Penitentiary in Lincoln has died.
- Lawyer: Proposed regulations could prevent wind project Updated: Oct-06-15 1:16 pm
LINCOLN, Nebraska - An attorney representing an energy company planning a wind farm in Lancaster and Gage counties said proposed regulations may prevent the project from happening.
- City of Beatrice latest to ban sky lanterns Updated: Oct-06-15 10:19 am
BEATRICE, Nebraska - The city of Beatrice is now off-limits to sky lanterns.
- Woman gets prison time in attempt to drive man off road Updated: Oct-06-15 5:28 am
LINCOLN, Nebraska - A woman accused of trying to drive her ex-boyfriend off Interstate 80 in Lincoln has been sentenced to three to six years in prison.
- Student's fossil find leads to discovery of new species Updated: Oct-05-15 2:25 pm
LINCOLN, Nebraska - Fossils found by a University of Nebraska-Lincoln student in New Mexico have led to the discovery of a new genus and rodent-like species.
- Health advisories issued for lakes at 4 Nebraska rec areas Updated: Oct-05-15 10:28 am
LINCOLN, Nebraska - The Nebraska Game and Parks Commission has issued health advisories for lakes at four state recreation areas.
- UNL to lead $13.5 million sorghum biofuel research effort Updated: Oct-03-15 5:05 am
LINCOLN, Nebraska - The University of Nebraska-Lincoln will lead a $13.5 million research effort looking at sorghum as a sustainable source for biofuel production.
- Lawmakers seek fixes for EMS shortages in rural Nebraska Updated: Oct-02-15 5:50 pm
LINCOLN, Nebraska - Nebraska lawmakers are looking for ways to bolster the state's rural emergency medical services, which providers said Friday rely heavily on volunteers despite difficult and time-consuming training requirements.
- Longtime Nebraska Capitol tour guide to retire next week Updated: Oct-02-15 5:14 pm
LINCOLN, Nebraska - A Nebraska Capitol tour guide who shared the state's history with nearly 500,000 students is retiring.
- Lincoln man gets year in prison in marijuana case Updated: Oct-02-15 3:43 am
LINCOLN, Nebraska - A man who Lincoln authorities say had more than 20 pounds of marijuana in his possession has been sentenced to a year and a day in federal prison.
- Retiring university chancellor reflects on successes Updated: Oct-01-15 4:29 pm
LINCOLN, Nebraska - As University of Nebraska-Lincoln Chancellor Harvey Perlman nears retirement, he's focusing on what he's helped the school accomplish during his tenure.
- Man shot by deputy near Capitol released from hospital Updated: Oct-01-15 4:50 am
LINCOLN, Nebraska - A 19-year-old man shot by a deputy near the Nebraska Capitol is out of the hospital and in jail.
- Woman convicted of vehicular homicide in Lincoln Updated: Sep-30-15 8:36 am
LINCOLN, Nebraska - A woman has been convicted in the crash death of an 81-year-old man in south Lincoln.
- Man pleads guilty to bilking $14M from Nebraska Medicaid Updated: Sep-30-15 4:10 am
LINCOLN, Nebraska - A Lincoln pharmacist accused of defrauding Nebraska's Medicaid program out of $14 million has pleaded guilty to health care fraud.
- 5 California teens suspected of Nebraska ATM fraud Updated: Sep-29-15 11:29 am
LINCOLN, Nebraska - Five California teenagers who may be part of a national ATM fraud scheme have been arrested in Nebraska, authorities said.
- Hispanic Heritage Month event set at Nebraska Capitol Updated: Sep-29-15 5:01 am
LINCOLN, Nebraska - Nebraska is set to celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month with an event at the Capitol.
- Lancaster truancy project boosting grades, attendance Updated: Sep-28-15 4:50 pm
LINCOLN, Nebraska - The Lancaster County Truancy Diversion Project is seeing success in improving grades and attendance among students at the six participating schools.
- Nebraska's Riley: Pierson-El could play some against Illini Updated: Sep-28-15 4:39 pm
LINCOLN, Nebraska - De'Mornay Pierson-El, the dynamic punt returner who has been out since the preseason with a foot injury, will return to practice this week and might play a limited role in Saturday's Big Ten opener at Illinois.
- Today in Nebraska-October Updated: Sep-28-15 12:16 pm