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Danica Badura wins Class B Girl's Golf title, Scottsbluff wins team championship
Danica Badura wins Class B Girl's Golf title, Scottsbluff wins team championship

COLUMBUS - The Class B Girl's Golf State Championship wrapped up Tuesday at the Elk's Country Club in Columbus. Danica Badura, a senior from Aurora High School, took home first place overall.

U of Nebraska offers buyouts to hundreds of tenured teachers

U of Nebraska offers buyouts to hundreds of tenured teachers

The University of Nebraska is offering buyouts to around 400 tenured teachers nearing retirement age.

Search warrant alleges child pornography suspect planted hidden cameras in phone chargers

Search warrant alleges child pornography suspect planted hidden cameras in phone chargers

Newly released documents have revealed more about what led to the investigation into a Hastings man who killed himself prior to authorities attempting to serve a search warrant.

Authorities say man died after vehicle rolled atop him

Authorities say man died after vehicle rolled atop him

Authorities say a man died after a vehicle rolled onto him in the central Nebraska community of Ord.

Man arrested after marijuana found in gift-wrapped boxes

Man arrested after marijuana found in gift-wrapped boxes

The Nebraska State Patrol says a trooper found nearly 70 pounds (31.75 kilograms) of marijuana inside gift-wrapped boxes in a vehicle.

State Fair Shake Up

State Fair Shake Up

There's been a shake-up surrounding the Nebraska State Fair. One board member has resigned, while the woman in charge of the fair's day to day operations claims she's the victim of unnamed false accusations

Man started fire in Grand Island basement to keep warm

Man started fire in Grand Island basement to keep warm

Grand Island police say a homeless man was possibly trying to keep warm on Thursday morning but ended up with a small fire in the basement of an apartment.

Ord Man Dead After Vehicle Rolls On Top Of Him

Ord Man Dead After Vehicle Rolls On Top Of Him

An Ord man is dead after authorities say the vehicle he was working on rolled on top of him.

Wealthy counties get many FEMA buyouts of flood-prone homes

Wealthy counties get many FEMA buyouts of flood-prone homes

A new study finds that FEMA buys flood-prone homes more often in wealthy, populous counties than in poor, rural areas, even though lower-income rural areas may be more likely to flood.

GI Police release images of jewelry heist suspects

GI Police release images of jewelry heist suspects

On Thursday morning Grand Island police released photos of several suspects wanted in connection with the theft of necklaces worth thousand of dollars.

Veterans get grand homecoming after final Hall County Hero Flight

Veterans get grand homecoming after final Hall County Hero Flight

Hundreds of Nebraskans greeted 90 veterans Wednesday night in Grand Island as they returned from an all expenses paid trip to the nation’s capital.

GOP’s Welch: There’s ‘Middle Ground’ on Sasse-Trump China Clash

GOP’s Welch: There’s ‘Middle Ground’ on Sasse-Trump China Clash

As a new Fox News poll finds record support for President Trump’s impeachment and removal from office, the head of the Nebraska Republican Party is standing firm with Mr. Trump. 

UNK celebrates Plambeck Center, a game-changer for early education

UNK celebrates Plambeck Center, a game-changer for early education

Members of the UNK community got their first look inside the university's newest facility, the LaVonne Kopecky Plambeck Early Childhood Education Center.

A Two-Vehicle Accident Tuesday Evening Results In Injuries

A Two-Vehicle Accident Tuesday Evening Results In Injuries

A two-vehicle accident took place on the west side of Broken Bow at approximately 6:45 PM, Tuesday evening.

Tech firm CEO accused of hacking into competitor’s account

Tech firm CEO accused of hacking into competitor’s account

Federal prosecutors in Nebraska have accused the CEO of two companies of hacking into a computer account of a business competitor.

McCook man killed in crash in Frontier County

McCook man killed in crash in Frontier County

Authorities say one man is dead after a car accident in Frontier County.

Nearly $120,000 raised at the 7th Annual Team Jack Foundation Radiothon

Nearly $120,000 raised at the 7th Annual Team Jack Foundation Radiothon

The numbers have been released from the Team Jack Foundation’s 7th Annual State-wide Radiothon.

One woman dies in two-vehicle accident West of Fairfield

One woman dies in two-vehicle accident West of Fairfield

Clay County authorities say one person was killed in a two-vehicle crash Monday afternoon.

Sasse: President Phoned Me About Syria

Sasse: President Phoned Me About Syria

Senator Ben Sasse says he's not only urging President Trump to change his mind on the controversial Turkey-Syria moves, Sasse also says he made the push one on one.

Man gets 25 years in prison for postal service truck robbery

Man gets 25 years in prison for postal service truck robbery

A former postal employee has been given 25 years in prison for kidnapping a driver while stealing a U.S. Postal Service truck and its contents in Grand Island.

New partnership promises interconnectivity for Nebraska farmers

New partnership promises interconnectivity for Nebraska farmers

New technology could be bringing big efficiency upgrades to farmers thanks to a partnership between a public power company and a major wireless network.

Apple support scam hits Kearney

Apple support scam hits Kearney

Kearney authorities are warning against a scam where the caller says they're from Apple Support.

Insurance listening sessions being held across Nebraska

Insurance listening sessions being held across Nebraska

The Nebraska Department of Insurance will be holding listening sessions around the state over the next month.

UNK Homecoming wraps up with parade

UNK Homecoming wraps up with parade

The annual homecoming ceremony at the University of Nebraska-Kearney wrapped up with the annual parade on Saturday.

Nebraska State Patrol: Teen killed in crash near Broken Bow

Nebraska State Patrol: Teen killed in crash near Broken Bow

The Nebraska State Patrol says a 16-year-old boy has died in a crash near central Nebraska’s Westerville.

Nebraska faces big bill as pest kills thousands of ash trees

Nebraska faces big bill as pest kills thousands of ash trees

Nebraskans will need to spend nearly $1 billion over the next few decades to remove ash trees killed by an invasive pest, but local governments probably won't be able to afford the cost and it's not clear how much help they'll get from the state.

Hastings Man Found Deceased While Serving Search Warrant

Hastings Man Found Deceased While Serving Search Warrant

A man has been found dead in a West Hastings home by officials serving a warrant at the location.

Broken Bow hospital to once again offer labor and delivery

Broken Bow hospital to once again offer labor and delivery

Babies are back in Broken Bow!

Corps of Engineers at Harlan County Lake announces temporary closures

Corps of Engineers at Harlan County Lake announces temporary closures

The US Army Corps of Engineers at Harlan County Lake has announced closures to parts of the Harlan County Dam Spillway and Project Office.

Volunteers from McCook Work Ethic Camp help people in need

Volunteers from McCook Work Ethic Camp help people in need

Even though they never get the chance to meet the recipients of their efforts, volunteers from the Work Ethic Camp in McCook are happy to know they make a difference to adults and children who live in the community.

Court Filings Indicate Custer County Supervisor Doug Stunkel Possibly Associated With Extremist Group

Court Filings Indicate Custer County Supervisor Doug Stunkel Possibly Associated With Extremist Group

What does the Reformation Bible Puritan Baptist Church in Lebanon County, PA, have to do with a Custer County lawsuit?

UPDATE: Victim identified in armored car rollover in Doniphan

UPDATE: Victim identified in armored car rollover in Doniphan

One person is dead after a Rochester armored car rolled over on Highway 281 in Hall County.

Accident ends with armored truck on its top in Doniphan

Accident ends with armored truck on its top in Doniphan

A rollover accident involved an armored car was reported near Doniphan Tuesday afternoon.

Additional Charges Filed Against Custer County Attorney Steve Bowers By AG’s Office

Additional Charges Filed Against Custer County Attorney Steve Bowers By AG’s Office

Additional charges against Custer County Attorney Steve Bowers by the Attorney General’s Office have been filed in Custer County Court.

Flood threat escalates as rain projections grow

Flood threat escalates as rain projections grow

Huge portions of the state are on alert right now, as overnight rainfall projections indicate widespread potential for flash flooding. 

GI man arrested for soliciting sex with step-daughter

GI man arrested for soliciting sex with step-daughter

A 74-year-old Grand Island man has been arrested after he attempted to solicit sex from his 18-year-old step daughter.

Kearney elementary school damaged over weekend

Kearney elementary school damaged over weekend

Kearney Police are asking for any information in solving a vandalism case at an elementary school.

Nebraskans being told to brace for flooding again

Nebraskans being told to brace for flooding again

Rainfall amounts as high as 6" is forecast for portions of northeast Nebraska

Kearney Mayor to Study Vaping in Public Spaces

Kearney Mayor to Study Vaping in Public Spaces

Kearney's mayor has asked city staffers to study whether vaping is a threat to public health and should be banned from public places in the city.

Jury convicts Kearney woman of insurance fraud

Jury convicts Kearney woman of insurance fraud

A Kearney woman has been convicted of submitting a fraudulent insurance claim of nearly $250,000.

2 suffer minor injuries in central Nebraska plane crash

2 suffer minor injuries in central Nebraska plane crash

Authorities say two people suffered minor injuries when their small plane crashed while trying to land at a central Nebraska airport.

Hastings High softball coach resigns, to continue teaching

Hastings High softball coach resigns, to continue teaching

A Hastings High School softball coach has resigned.

Hastings man convicted of causing son's brain damage

Hastings man convicted of causing son's brain damage

An Adams County jury convicted a Hastings man on Wednesday whose 7-month-old son may have permanent brain damage in a shaken baby case.

Senator John Lowe Launches Campaign for Re-Election, District 37

Senator John Lowe Launches Campaign for Re-Election, District 37

Senator John Lowe has announced his candidacy for re-election to the Legislature in District 37.

Mayor denies allegations made by recall campaign organizers

Mayor denies allegations made by recall campaign organizers

A central Nebraska mayor has denied allegations made by organizers of a recall drive against him.

Reportedly drunk man drives through yard, passes out exiting vehicle

Reportedly drunk man drives through yard, passes out exiting vehicle

A Lincoln man is in jail in Merrick County after he hit street signs, drove through a lawn and passed out in front of a deputy.

Saturday Morning Fire Destroys One Home, Damages Another

Saturday Morning Fire Destroys One Home, Damages Another

An early morning fire destroyed one structure and caused damage to another.

Food 4 Youth Drive collects 2,793 snacks and meals for backpacks

Food 4 Youth Drive collects 2,793 snacks and meals for backpacks

Adams Land and Cattle, located in Broken Bow, held a 10 day Food 4 Youth Challenge in hopes of raising as much money and food donations as possible for Custer County Back Pack Programs.

Patrol: Driver died after running stop sign and hitting RV

Patrol: Driver died after running stop sign and hitting RV

Authorities say a man died after his car collided with a recreational vehicle at a highway intersection in south-central Nebraska's Phelps County.

Four Nebraska nursing facilities announce closures

Four Nebraska nursing facilities announce closures

Residents of four Nebraska skilled nursing centers are starting the search for new homes today after Azria Health announced the closure of the facilities.

Pit bull attack on deputy may lead to prison time

Pit bull attack on deputy may lead to prison time

A man who fled Hall County authorities in a case involving a pit bull stands convicted of four felony crimes.

Names released from deadly crash on I-80 near Gibbon

Names released from deadly crash on I-80 near Gibbon

The Nebraska State Patrol continues investigating a crash that claimed the lives of three people Friday afternoon on Interstate 80.

Kearney wins fourth straight UNK Band Day

Kearney wins fourth straight UNK Band Day

For the fourth straight year, Kearney High School is reigning supreme at an annual band competition.

Patrol: Driver died after running stop sign and hitting RV

Patrol: Driver died after running stop sign and hitting RV

Authorities say a man died after his car collided with a recreational vehicle at a highway intersection in south-central Nebraska's Phelps County.

Lathrop: Prison Problems Matter of Public Safety

Lathrop: Prison Problems Matter of Public Safety

On the heels of two highly unusual lock-downs at the State Penitentiary in Lincoln, one key lawmaker, State Senator Steve Lathrop, wants to know what it will take to put Nebraska's prison system on level ground.

Police identify two Grand Island men found dead in sand pit near Shelton

Police identify two Grand Island men found dead in sand pit near Shelton

The Buffalo County Sheriff’s Office is investigating the circumstances surrounding the deaths of two Grand Island men found near Shelton.

Multi-vehicle crash on Interstate 80 near Gibbon kills 3

Multi-vehicle crash on Interstate 80 near Gibbon kills 3

The Nebraska State Patrol says three people died in a crash on Interstate 80.

Two Grand Island men found dead in sand pit near Shelton

Two Grand Island men found dead in sand pit near Shelton

The Buffalo County Sheriff’s Office is investigating the circumstances surrounding the deaths of two Grand Island men found in a sandpit near Shelton Thursday night.

Police activity causes school to go on lockdown

Police activity causes school to go on lockdown

Police activity Wednesday afternoon forced a Grand Island school to go on lockdown.

One teen still on the run after Kearney YRTC escape

One teen still on the run after Kearney YRTC escape

One person is still on the loose after escaping from the Youth Rehabilitation and Treatment Center in Kearney early Wednesday morning.

Mom and dad of abandoned baby twins lose parental rights

Mom and dad of abandoned baby twins lose parental rights

A judge has terminated the parental rights of the mother and father of twin baby boys abandoned at a Kearney hospital in February.

Exclusive: Key Lawmaker Worries Prison “Riot” Looming

Exclusive: Key Lawmaker Worries Prison “Riot” Looming

Insisting that Nebraska’s prison system is bulging at the seams and has too few guards to keep watch, a key state lawmaker tells News Channel Nebraska that the State Penitentiary in Lincoln is a "riot" waiting to happen.

NTSB: Pilot in fatal SD crash should not have had passenger

NTSB: Pilot in fatal SD crash should not have had passenger

The National Transportation Safety Board says a South Dakota pilot who died in a single-engine plane crash along with his teenage son should not have had a passenger.

UNK Band Day Parade showcases 24 schools

UNK Band Day Parade showcases 24 schools

23 middle and high school marching bands will join the University of Nebraska at Kearney for its 61st annual Band Day Parade.

One person injured in car-motorcycle collision

One person injured in car-motorcycle collision

One person is injured after a motorcycle accident in Dawson County Monday night.

Buffalo Co scam involves Sheriff's Office impersonator

Buffalo Co scam involves Sheriff's Office impersonator

Authorities in Central Nebraska are warning of a scam that involves the Buffalo County Sheriff's Office.

Hundreds attend conference to improve early childhood care

Hundreds attend conference to improve early childhood care

Politicians, child care providers and educators are working together to solve some of the challenges in early childhood care across the state.