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Winter Weather Advisory in Effect for Sunday and Monday
Winter Weather Advisory in Effect for Sunday and Monday

The National Weather Service has issued a Winter Weather Advisory for a number of counties in central and far southeast Nebraska.

Ag Secretary: Trump Not Distracted by Impeachment

Ag Secretary: Trump Not Distracted by Impeachment

From President Trump's trade wars to his pending impeachment, the President has a friend in Ag Secretary Sonny Perdue.

Perdue was in Nebraska today, talking with farmers and touring a controversial chicken processing plant in Fremont.

CHI Health St Francis gives tours of new cancer center

CHI Health St Francis gives tours of new cancer center

After nearly a decade of planning and preparing and a year of construction, Grand Island's new cancer treatment center is ready to open it's doors.

Adrian Smith: "No evidence of any crime" in Impeachment Effort

Adrian Smith: "No evidence of any crime" in Impeachment Effort

Nebraska Republican House member says there's no reason to remove President Trump, from office.

Iowa state center under investigation; top official put on leave

Iowa state center under investigation; top official put on leave

The superintendent of Iowa's care center for people with intellectual disabilities has been placed on paid leave amid a federal investigation into the facility.

Flooded farmers face growing dilemma in warming world

Flooded farmers face growing dilemma in warming world

This year’s record rainfall and devastating flooding are forcing tough decisions about the future of farming in the face of climate change.

Rural Nebraska church destroyed by early morning fire

Rural Nebraska church destroyed by early morning fire

A small Lutheran congregation will have to find a new place to worship after a fire destroyed their church Wednesday.

Cozad Police Warn Public After Personal Information Stolen from Trashcans

Cozad Police Warn Public After Personal Information Stolen from Trashcans

The Cozad Police Department is reminding residents to be cautions of what you throw in your trash cans after a rash of unauthorized banking transactions.

Hebron votes in favor of $3.5 million bond for new swimming pool

Hebron votes in favor of $3.5 million bond for new swimming pool

Hebron’s current swimming pool was constructed in the 1930’s. Not only is it losing an estimated 20,000 gallons of water per day, but it's also riddled with crumbling infrastructure, including bowing in the basin.

2 Virginia men sentenced for illegal hunting in Nebraska

2 Virginia men sentenced for illegal hunting in Nebraska

Two Virginia men will serve one year of probation and pay $20,000 each in fines and restitution for illegally shooting wildlife in Nebraska.

Hall County Board addresses lawsuit in their meeting, approves hiring counsel

Hall County Board addresses lawsuit in their meeting, approves hiring counsel

The Hall County Board of Supervisors addressed the lawsuit against them and their Election Commissioner at Tuesday's meeting. The Deputy County Attorney, Sarah Carstensen, suggested working with other county's facing a similar lawsuit.

Update to city code makes vaping, tobacco use illegal for those under 19

Update to city code makes vaping, tobacco use illegal for those under 19

It's now illegal for people under the age of 19 to vape or use tobacco products in Kearney.

Five caught, one remains at large following escape from YRTC

Five caught, one remains at large following escape from YRTC

Authorities have located nearly all the youth who escaped from the Kearney Youth Rehabilitation and Treatment Center Tuesday.

Nebraska AG appeals dismissal of charges against prosecutor

Nebraska AG appeals dismissal of charges against prosecutor

Nebraska's attorney general is appealing a county judge's decision to dismiss misdemeanor charges against a local prosecutor.

Woman faces February trial in Dawson Co. triple fatality

Woman faces February trial in Dawson Co. triple fatality

A Platte Center woman goes on trial in February for a Dawson County car crash in which three people died.

Appeal Likely in Controversial Chicken Farm Case

Appeal Likely in Controversial Chicken Farm Case

It appears the fight over the controversial Sunset Poultry chicken farm, which would be located near this lonely stretch of road 15 miles north of Lincoln, is not over yet.

Armed robbery at Grand Island liquor store

Armed robbery at Grand Island liquor store

Grand Island police are looking for a suspect in an armed robbery at a liquor store over the weekend.

Nebraska district says drivers not stopping for school buses

Nebraska district says drivers not stopping for school buses

A Nebraska school district is asking drivers to obey state traffic laws after getting reports that some drivers aren't stopping for school buses with their stop sign arms extended.

Victim UPDATE: Car wreck on 281 north of Hastings

Victim UPDATE: Car wreck on 281 north of Hastings

We now have an update on the multi-vehicle accident that shutdown a highway north of Hastings earlier this week.

NCN Investigation Finds Watchdog Questioning Councilman's Election

NCN Investigation Finds Watchdog Questioning Councilman's Election

An investigation by News Channel Nebraska is raising questions about the 2017 election of Omaha City Councilman Vinny Palermo.

Tour de Nebraska releases route for 2020

Tour de Nebraska releases route for 2020

The 33rd Tour de Nebraska announced its route for the 2020 year.

Grand Island district added to National Register of Historic Places

Grand Island district added to National Register of Historic Places

A Grand Island location has been added to the National Register of Historic Places.

Rural Lawmakers Pushing 35% Solution Hard

Rural Lawmakers Pushing 35% Solution Hard

There’s a new round in the fight over lower property taxes and it ups the ante surrounding the so-called 35 per cent solution: A petition drive to in effect cut property taxes by that’s right 35 per cent.

Grand jury clears officers in Hastings suicide case

Grand jury clears officers in Hastings suicide case

An Adams County grand jury Tuesday concluded that officers did nothing wrong in the October death of a Hastings man.

Eastman Files for Congress, Again.

Eastman Files for Congress, Again.

Kara Eastman insists it’s a complete coincidence that she is making her second run for Congress official, filing papers with the Secretary of State, the day before the House Judiciary Committee is expected to launch its push to impeach the president.

Car wreck on 281 north of Hastings

Car wreck on 281 north of Hastings

The Adams County Sheriff's Office is investigating an accident late Monday afternoon on Highway 281 just north of Hastings.

Police continue looking for man accused of child sexual assault

Police continue looking for man accused of child sexual assault

The Holdrege Police Department continues to look for a 33-year-old man wanted in connection with an alleged sexual assault.

8 Nebraska State Fair workers lose jobs amid restructuring

8 Nebraska State Fair workers lose jobs amid restructuring

Eight full-time employees at the Nebraska State Fair have lost their jobs.

Lexington Winery Granary Storage Catches Fire

Lexington Winery Granary Storage Catches Fire

Over two dozen firefighters battled a blaze Saturday night at a Winery in Lexington.

Iowa Caucus Countdown

Iowa Caucus Countdown

It’s day three of Joe Biden’s eight day “No Malarkey” Iowa bus tour.

Saturday Blizzard Causes Semi To Slide Off Road In Grand Island

Saturday Blizzard Causes Semi To Slide Off Road In Grand Island

The winter weather made for dangerous driving conditions on Saturday, and crews in Grand Island were kept busy after a semi slid off the road.

Snow, wind create travel hazards throughout northern Nebraska

Snow, wind create travel hazards throughout northern Nebraska

While NW Nebraska digs out of over a foot of snow, a winter weather advisory will be making travel tough in NE Nebraska Sunday morning.

Holdrege Police Department Looking For Man Accused Of Sexual Assault

Holdrege Police Department Looking For Man Accused Of Sexual Assault

The Holdrege Police Department is searching for a man accused of sexually assaulting a child.

Snow closes stretch of Interstate 80

Snow closes stretch of Interstate 80

I-80 has been closed between Kearney and York.

Conditions Worsen In Central Nebraska

Conditions Worsen In Central Nebraska

NCN reporter Tommy Rezac has an update from Kearney about the snow conditions going into Tuesday night.

McCook digs out from snow

McCook digs out from snow

Residents of McCook are continuing to battle with the latest round of snowfall in western Nebraska.

Visibility Worsens in Grand Island

Visibility Worsens in Grand Island

Visibility in Central Nebraska is beginning to worsen as the winter storm continues to move throughout the state.

Snow already covering several Nebraska highways

Snow already covering several Nebraska highways

A storm system that’s expected to drop up to a foot of snow in western Nebraska is making travel hazardous and has forced closure of highways and county roads.

City officials ready for the worst in Kearney

City officials ready for the worst in Kearney

This winter storm didn't catch anyone by surprise; we knew it was coming.

Campus closed at UNK

Campus closed at UNK

The winter storm is quieting classrooms and campuses all over the state today.

Roads in southwest Nebraska quickly deteriorating

Roads in southwest Nebraska quickly deteriorating

Southwest Nebraska is forecast to bear the brunt of this winter storm and conditions are bad on the highways there.

Snow begins falling in Kearney

Snow begins falling in Kearney

The snow has begun to fall in south central where the winds are starting to pick up as well.

Buttigieg Downplays NCN's 'Peaking to Soon' Question

Buttigieg Downplays NCN's 'Peaking to Soon' Question

It wasn't fire marshall, no-more-allowed-in, material but a good sized crowd listened and cheered as Democratic Presidential hopeful Pete Buttigieg made his anti-Trump case in Council Bluffs Monday night.

UNK cancels class in preparation of winter storm

UNK cancels class in preparation of winter storm

The University of Nebraska at Kearney has announced it will cancel classes in preparation of winter storm.

Authorities Search for Missing Man in Buffalo County

Authorities Search for Missing Man in Buffalo County

The Buffalo County Sheriff's office is searching for a missing person last seen at a campground near Elm Creek last week.

Schwab Buying TD Ameritrade In Stock Swap

Schwab Buying TD Ameritrade In Stock Swap

NEW YORK (AP) — Charles Schwab is buying rival TD Ameritrade in a $26 billion stock swap, a blockbuster agreement accelerated by massive disruption in the online brokerage industry. Competitive pressure has already forced brokerages to make it free

Winter storm warnings issued for almost two-thirds of the state

Winter storm warnings issued for almost two-thirds of the state

The National Weather Service expects up to a foot of snow in some parts of the state between now and Wednesday morning.

Nebraska State Patrol says Phelps County deputy arrested

Nebraska State Patrol says Phelps County deputy arrested

Investigators with the Nebraska State Patrol have arrested a Phelps County sheriff’s deputy on suspicion of third-degree assault and child abuse for an altercation that left a 15-year-old girl with a black eye.

Official: State Fair Facing Bankruptcy

Official: State Fair Facing Bankruptcy

On the heels of an exclusive News Channel Nebraska investigation that uncovered major financial and personnel problems at the Nebraska State Fair, more concerns have now surfaced.

Woman severely injured in apparent deer attack

Woman severely injured in apparent deer attack

Authorities say a woman was severely injured in an incident with a mule deer buck on a farm in Webster County.

Kearney man going to prison for assaulting jogger

Kearney man going to prison for assaulting jogger

A Kearney man convicted on a felony for attacking a jogger is going to prison.

Burglary of Rockville Post Office Under Investigation

Burglary of Rockville Post Office Under Investigation

The Sherman County Sheriff's Office is looking suspects responsible for the burglary of a post office.

Man accused of deer poaching faces several charges

Man accused of deer poaching faces several charges

A man is charged with a dozen counts stemming from a deer poaching investigation in south-central Nebraska.

Hastings Kool-Aid Days merging with Oregon Trail Rodeo

Hastings Kool-Aid Days merging with Oregon Trail Rodeo

The summer event which celebrates Hastings as the home of Kool-Aid is changing locations and partnering with the Oregon Trail Rodeo.

Downtown Broken Bow Accident Between School Bus And Semi Result In No Injuries

Downtown Broken Bow Accident Between School Bus And Semi Result In No Injuries

An accident between a Broken Bow School Bus and a semi hauling an empty cattle trailer, resulted in no injuries.

Osceola-High Plains prepares for championship game as end of co-op nears

Osceola-High Plains prepares for championship game as end of co-op nears

POLK - For the first, and possibly last time in team history, the Osceola-High Plains Stormdogs are headed to the Class D1 state championship.

Hastings woman gets jail, suspended sentence in sexting case

Hastings woman gets jail, suspended sentence in sexting case

An Adams county judge Wednesday sentenced a former Hastings High school para-educator to one year on probation for contributing to the delinquency of a minor.

Lexington Man Wins $82,000 in Lottery

Lexington Man Wins $82,000 in Lottery

A Lexington man is feeling lucky after winning more than $80,000 in the Nebraska Lottery.

Recall Election Date Set for Broken Bow Mayor

Recall Election Date Set for Broken Bow Mayor

A central Nebraska mayor will face a recall election at the start of 2020.

Two-vehicle crash slows traffic in Grand Island

Two-vehicle crash slows traffic in Grand Island

A two-vehicle crash led to a slowdown of traffic during rush hour Tuesday in downtown Grand Island.

Preferred Popcorn, Valmont Named 2019 Manufacturers of the Year

Preferred Popcorn, Valmont Named 2019 Manufacturers of the Year

Preferred Popcorn and Valmont Industries are your 2019 Nebraska Manufacturers of the Year.

Longtime GISH Volleyball Coach Bill Root to Retire from Coaching

Longtime GISH Volleyball Coach Bill Root to Retire from Coaching

GRAND ISLAND - Grand Island Senior High volleyball coach Bill Root has announced his plan to retire from coaching. “Coach Root has been a tremendous asset for Grand Island Senior High,” said activities director Cindy Wells. “He has dedic

Doane University's CAPE program works to prevent sexual assault

Doane University's CAPE program works to prevent sexual assault

According to Doane University, the number of reported sexual assaults is on the rise, but the university says that doesn't mean there are more sexual assaults. It just means more people feel safe enough to report what happened.

GI Public Schools looking at Shopko building for new preschool

GI Public Schools looking at Shopko building for new preschool

In a recent board meeting, a proposal was introduced to renovate the vacant Shopko building in Grand Island to be utilized as a new early learning center for Grand Island Public Schools.

Mailboxes damaged in Hastings vandalism spree

Mailboxes damaged in Hastings vandalism spree

Hastings Police are following up on leads as to who might be responsible for vandalizing at least 70 mailboxes Thursday night and Friday morning.

Emergency responders practice active shooter drill

Emergency responders practice active shooter drill

It's hard to imagine an active shooter situation happening where you live, but it's something all emergency responders have to be prepared for.

Grand Island stand-off suspect headed to trial court

Grand Island stand-off suspect headed to trial court

The case of a Grand Island man arrested after a three-hour police standoff is headed to trial court.