_informq.push(); OMAHA - Authorities were called to Eppley Airfield Friday afternoon after a report of a plane sliding off the runway. Eppley Airfield tweeted that a Southwest Airlines aircraft slid off the end of Runway 14-R shortly after la'... Read More

The Nebraska Supreme Court recently confirmed the authority of a natural resources district to impose groundwater management requirements and levy penalties on a landowner. The Supreme Court said the Lower Loup Natural Resources District had authorit'... Read More

_informq.push(); MURRAY - When it comes to getting the word out about weather closings, school officials have to make sure that they're able to get their students' attention. Check out how Conestoga High School Principal David Friedl announced '... Read More

_informq.push();   NEBRASKA CITY – State probation is expected to bear the bulk of the expenses if a drug court is expanded to Otoe, Nemaha, Johnson, Pawnee and Richardson counties. The counties are being asked to share the expens'... Read More

The license of the former Children’s Hospital & Medical Center pharmacy director accused of embezzling more than $4.4 million from the hospital has been revoked for at least two years under a settlement agreement filed with the state. That m'... Read More

A UNL student was pronounced dead at a Lincoln hospital after he was found unconscious outside a campus dormitory. The student's name has not been released. He was found on the ground near Abel Hall by a campus employee just before 8:30 a.m. W'... Read More

A Lincoln state senator is calling out Attorney General Doug Peterson for saying a petition and bill that would legalize medical marijuana are motivated by the marijuana industry. Lincoln State Sens. Adam Morfeld and Anna Wishart are t'... Read More

A Lincoln man upset that his wife and a friend were talking too loudly as he was trying to get to sleep walked downstairs and pointed a gun at his wife, police said Thursday. Shortly after midnight, Lincoln police went to a house near 33'... Read More

RAVENNA, Neb. — A Ravenna woman will “come on down” on Friday’s episode of “The Price Is Right.” Connie Kulwicki was one of several people chosen from an audience of about 300 people to play on the popular daytime game show h'... Read More

A 58-year-old man has died in a head-on crash on U.S. Highway 30 near Duncan, Nebraska. Charles Matthies, of Green Valley, Arizona, was pronounced dead at the scene, according to a report from the Platte County Sheriff's Office. The cras'... Read More

LINCOLN — The chief justice of the Nebraska Supreme Court said Thursday that his agency lacks the funds to establish a special court to handle offenders with mental illnesses. Douglas County is among the counties seeking a “mental health court'... Read More

An Omaha in-home day care has been shuttered by the state because the owner’s husband has been accused of sexually assaulting a boy there for years. Debra A. Harrison, doing business as Deb’s Day Care at 8328 Bedford Ave., no longer '... Read More

The Cass County farmer who was found dead after a cockfighting ring was busted on his property died of hypothermia and drug toxicity, officials said Wednesday. The body of Marvin A. Vogler, 67, was found on Dec. 4 in a fieldabout a quar'... Read More

LINCOLN — State tax collections in December fell below projections for the third month in a row. A report issued by the Nebraska Department of Revenue Tuesdayshowed that net tax receipts were 8.8 percent, or $37.4 million, lower than e'... Read More