Record-high temperatures scorched the Memorial Day holiday weekend, with Auburn’s high of 101 degrees on Saturday eclipsing a mark set 92 years ago. Records were also expected to fall on Sunday, according to the National Weather Servic'... Read More

One person was killed and another was taken to an Omaha hospital in extremely critical condition Sunday following a plane crash at the Millard Airport. The names of the dead and injured were not immediately available, according to Ba'... Read More

A Lincoln police officer resigned this month after posting inappropriate messages on social media, the police chief said through a press release. The officer wasn't named and resigned before an internal hearing took place. Details were few,'... Read More

Residents of O'Neill, Nebraska, are under a boil-water notice after E. coli bacteria were found in the city's public water system. Residents have been urged to boil all water for a minute before using, city officials said on a Facebook posting. Us'... Read More

Lincoln police arrested a man and were searching for two others in connection with a case in which starter pistols were fired at people on a porch. Around 7:20 p.m. Thursday, Lincoln officers responded to reports of gunfire near 22nd and'... Read More

A special prosecutor in Sheridan County has dropped charges against former Nebraska State Trooper Tim Flick, according to a release from his attorney, Dave Domina of Omaha. Flick was charged with motor vehicle homicide for the unintentio'... Read More

DES MOINES (AP) — Iowa Democratic governor candidate Nate Boulton suspended his campaign Thursday after allegations of sexual misconduct came to light. Three women had alleged that State Sen. Boulton touched them inappropriately during'... Read More

WASHINGTON (AP) — A Republican senator sometimes critical of Donald Trump says the president “made the right call” in canceling a summit with North Korea’s leader. Sen. Ben Sasse of Nebraska says Kim Jong Un is a “murderous des'... Read More

The U.S. Senate and House of Representatives are at odds over whether to buy replacements for two breakdown-prone 55th Wing jets that fly Open Skies aerial photography missions over Russia. The full House approved the $717 billion Nation'... Read More

LINCOLN — The year isn’t even half over, but so far in 2018 the Nebraska State Patrol has seized more illegal drugs than in recent years. Drug bust totals so far this year have totaled about 4,500 pounds of marijuana, 70 pounds of ha'... Read More

Three people suffered critical injuries and were flown by medical helicopters to Omaha for treatment after a fiery head-on crash north of Mead, Nebraska, on Thursday afternoon. The crash occurred about 2:30 p.m. on U.S. Highway 77 near County Road'... Read More

KEARNEY, Neb. — What started as a “little pastime” turned into a mowing business that also serves as therapy and exercise for 80-year-old Ginny Kotschwar of Kearney. “When you’re on the end of a mower you can be singing, you can be prayi'... Read More

Two male students were taken to a Lincoln hospital Thursday after a bottle of acid ruptured at a University of Nebraska-Lincoln research center. The two — 22 and 19 years of age — suffered injuries that are not believed to be life-threatening,'... Read More

LINCOLN, Neb. – Show an appreciation for trails and help restore them at Indian Cave State Park on June 2 in celebration of National Trails Day. Volunteers are needed for trail restoration projects that may include wood chipping trails, pruning en'... Read More