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UPDATE: Kintner speaks out after Executive Board meeting

UPDATE: Kintner speaks out after Executive Board meeting

UPDATE: Kintner speaks out after Executive Board meeting

Possible Costco location stirs controversy

The cornfield off 14th and Pine Lake could soon have a new wholesale store calling it home. 

Mayor Beutler vetoes proposed city budget

UPDATE: City Council fails to override mayor's veto Video included

"I cannot in good conscience sign a budget I consider fiscally irresponsible," says Mayor Beutler.

Conservative groups worry that further Kintner action is a distraction

Conservative groups worry that further Kintner action is a distraction

Grassroots conservative groups got a head start on voicing their opinions regarding Senator Bill Kintner and potential action against him Monday.

City of Lincoln declines SAFER grant to hire more firefighters

The City of Lincoln has decided not to accept the SAFER grant to hire nine firefighters.

Group outside Governor's Mansion asks for inmate reform Video included

Group outside Governor's Mansion asks for inmate reform

Excellence in Education: UNL #ActiveHusker

Excellence in Education: UNL #ActiveHusker

A group of UNL students were up bright and early this morning.

Gene Wilder passes away at 83

According to the Associated Press, Gene Wilder, died earlier this month in Connecticut. 

Construction worker hurt at Henry Doorly Zoo

The accident occurred shortly after 11:20 a.m. Monday, when the man was hurt while working near the Desert Dome.        

Groups oppose special session against Kintner

Groups oppose special session against Kintner

Traffic stop leads to finding 2 pounds of cocaine

Deputies pulled a vehicle over on I-80 near South Hwy 77 for a traffic stop.   

Man robbed at knife point

Man robbed at knife point

Lincoln business ransacked

It happened between Friday evening and Sunday morning near 9th & N Streets.

Rabies found in Bellevue bat

TheSarpy/Cass Health Department announced Friday that a bat found in Bellevue, south of Omaha, was infected with rabies. 

UPDATE: Woman in fatal accident identified Video included

LPD has released the identity of Lincoln woman in fatal crash.

AP: Nebraska authorities accuse Californian of online scam

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) Nebraska authorities have charged a California man with scamming several would-be buyers out of thousands of dollars for what he said he had: a powerful, hard-to-find car engine. 

Kearney man killed in Dawson County crash

LEXINGTON, Neb. (AP) Authorities say a Kearney man has been killed in a crash on the north end of Johnson Lake in south-central Nebraska.

Mazda issuing recall for 190,000 CX-7 SUVs

Mazda issuing recall for 190,000 CX-7 SUVs

Mazda is recalling about 190,000 CX-7 SUVs because of a potentially dangerous defect in the steering control.

Instructional shooting clinic for women set for Sept. 10

Instructional shooting clinic for women set for Sept. 10

A women's clinic teaching gun ownership and safety practices is set for next month at the Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center in Lincoln.

Food deserts still a problem in Nebraska, but no easy fixes

Food deserts still a problem in Nebraska, but no easy fixes

Nebraska lawmakers are once again looking for ways to ensure residents have easy access to healthy food even though previous efforts to address the problem have failed.

A playhouse for Abi Video included

A playhouse for Abi

Panel to be held on death penalty

Panel to be held on death penalty

A Lincoln church will be hosting an informative panel discussing the death penalty in Nebraska. 

UPDATE: car theft suspects in custody

UPDATE: car theft suspects in custody

Several law enforcement agencies are searching for two car thieves.

LFR stresses safety measures to avoid yet another fire due to grilling

LFR stresses safety measures to avoid yet another fire due to grilling Video included

LFR says they responded to two house fires last week caused by grills, which resulted in thousands of dollars in damages.

52-year-old woman assaulted and robbed

52-year-old woman assaulted and robbed

A 52-year-old woman was assaulted and robbed early Sunday morning.

Correction workers rally after recent assaults Video included

Correction workers rally after recent assaults

Union Pacific launches train safety campaign

Union Pacific launches train safety campaign

Union Pacific has unveiled a new campaign urging people to stay off railroad tracks when taking selfies and to patiently wait for trains at crossings.

Man charged after driving truck into plane at airfield

Man charged after driving truck into plane at airfield

On Thursday, OPD said Koonce, was acting erratic, stripped down, and eventually jumped a barbed wire fence onto the tarmac at Eppley Airfield.

Creighton to hold mass for graduate murdered in Mississippi

Creighton to hold mass for graduate murdered in Mississippi

Sister Margaret Held, a 1981 graduate of the College of Nursing, was an active member of St. John’s Parish Community. 

St. Monica's Amazing Chase takes on Lincoln Video included

Twenty-eight teams participated in the Amazing Chase put on by Saint Monica Saturday and they raised over 95 thousand dollars for the organization. 

Seven people have applied to fill a southeastern Nebraska district judgeship

Seven people have applied to fill a southeastern Nebraska district judgeship

Seven people have applied to fill a southeastern Nebraska district judgeship left vacant earlier this year when Judge Jeffrey Funke was appointed to the state Supreme Court.

Rollover accident near 10th and K Street

 A rollover accident occurred Saturday morning near 10th an K street around 8:45 a.m. 

A Lincoln native will participate in the Paraolympics in Rio

A Lincoln native will participate in the Paraolympics in Rio Video included

Lora Webster Bargellini will be on the sitting volleyball team for the fourth time and she's hoping for a gold.

Contract negotiations for Correctional Officers stirs debate

Governor Ricketts wrote a letter to senators saying he's beginning negotiations for corrections officers, but the Nebraska Association of Public Employees, who negotiates contracts for the protective services unit, voiced concerns. 

Bacterial Leaf Streak Disease Confirmed in Corn in Nebraska

Bacterial Leaf Streak Disease Confirmed in Corn in Nebraska

Bacterial leaf streak disease of corn, caused by Xanthomonas vasicola pv. vasculorum, has been confirmed in some Nebraska corn fields. 

Consensus on Republican River Compact Reached

Colorado, Kansas and Nebraska established an agreement this week in the longstanding conflict over water from the Republican River basin, as the Republican River Compact Administration signed two resolutions. 

House fire near UNL East Campus

UPDATE: House fire near UNL East Campus Video included

LFR says the fire started a little before 7 Thursday evening.

Excellence in Education: NWU Enrollment

Excellence in Education: NWU Enrollment

The first week of school is just wrapping up for Nebraska Wesleyan University students, and this semester the campus might feel a little bit crowded. 

UPDATE: One person killed in crash on I-80 near Gibbon

Nebraska State Patrol says it happened early Thursday morning.

Health alert at Branched Oak Lake lifted

Alerts Continue at Pawnee, Iron Horse Trail Lake and Willow Creek Lake

Party ends in gun fire

Party ends in gun fire

Three people were cited early this morning after reports of gun shots outside of a Lincoln house party.

Man accused of stealing pickup crashes into airplane

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) Authorities say a man wearing only boxer shorts stole a pickup and drove it into a Southwest Airlines plane at an airport in Omaha, Nebraska. 

National program stops by capital city to touch lives

National program touches lives in the capitol city Video included

A unique national program came to Lincoln Thursday to help feed those less fortunate. 

Diversity Officer position filled at University of Nebraska Video included

The University of Nebraska is welcoming a new face.

Excellence in Education: UNL Mentoring Workshop

Excellence in Education: UNL Mentoring Workshop

Students and professors from across the state spent their morning at UNL to learn about mentorship. 

The National Park Service is celebrating a huge milestone today

The National Park Service is celebrating a huge milestone today Video included

The celebrations were in full swing Thursday, as the National Park Service reached their 100th Birthday! 

New details emerge in LCC assaults

New details emerge in LCC assaults

Around 6:00 Wednesday night, violence erupted at the Lincoln Correctional Center. m...

Duo caught using cloned credit cards

Duo caught using cloned credit cards

Two people are behind bars after using 10 cloned credit cards at Lincoln stores.

LFR could receive $1.5M grant

LFR could receive $1.5M grant

On Friday, August 12, 2016, Lincoln Fire and Rescue was notified by the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) of a pending grant award for $1,467,639 through the Staffing for Adequate Fire and Emergency Response (SAFER) grant program.

UPDATE: 9 staffers assaulted by inmates at LCC

UPDATE: 9 staffers assaulted by inmates at LCC

Nebraska State Patrol is investigating the incident.

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