Man fatally shot by Lincoln police was on the run after being charged with trying to hit a Central City officer with car

LINCOLN — The man shot and killed Sunday by Lincoln police during an armed struggle apparently was on the run after having recently been charged with trying to hit a Central City, Nebraska, police o... Read More

FALLS CITY - Radon is the odorless, colorless gas that is the second leading cause of lung cancer in the United States. Each year up to 22,000 deaths in the United States are attributed to radon-induced lung cancer. In Nebraska one out of every two h... Read More

A winter-like storm dumped freezing rain, sleet and snow on eastern Nebraska and western Iowa on Monday morning. The mix of rain, freezing rain, sleet and snow changed to all snow across eastern Nebraska and western Iowa by mid-morning. Temper... Read More

PAWNEE CITY - It’s time to dig out those ugly sweaters and wear them to SchillingBridge for their 3rd Annual Ugly Christmas Sweater Contest on Saturday, December 19. Food will be available at the event from 5:00-8:00 p.m. Call 402-852-2400 to m... Read More

NEBRASKA CITY - Under Head Coach Scott Wissing, Nebraska City is looking to compete in Class B this year. The Pioneers finished 6-14 in Wissing's first season with the team. Personnel wise, he thinks they have a chance to do pretty well this seaso... Read More

LINCOLN — Two police officers were wounded and a man was killed after a shooting in Lincoln on Sunday evening. Lincoln Police Capt. Bob Farber confirmed late Sunday that a male officer was shot and a female officer was assaulted. Both officers w... Read More

LINCOLN, NE - Lincoln Police say officers arrested two men involved in a shooting death early Sunday morning. Brandon R. Benson, 21-years-old, was arrested for 1st Degree Murder and Use of a Weapon to Commit a Felony. Joseph L. Bratt, 20-years... Read More

ABIE - A 50-year-old Columbus woman is dead after her car crashed into a creek. According to the Butler County Sheriff's Office, Mary Ostry was killed Saturday night after her vehicle ran through a guardrail and plummeted into Skull Creek a half-... Read More

TECUMSEH, NE (AP) - Fixing the damage caused by a southeast Nebraska prison riot cost far more than initially predicted and will take until mid-2016 to complete. The Department of Correctional Services says it needs nearly $1.3 million from lawma... Read More

NORFOLK - While they didn’t know exactly how much snow is coming, HyVee East manager Jordon Watkins shoppers there weren’t taking any chances Sunday. "I would say it's been a lot busier today than other days," Watkins said. "People have been m... Read More

PERU, NE - For the past six years, Peru State's Student Athlete Advisory Committee (SAAC) has participated in the annual Make A Difference Day sponsored by the USA magazine.  SAAC is made up of student-athletes representing the nine athletic progra... Read More