There are many things on our checklist as we recover from these historic floods and blizzards from the past several day.  As we move forward, producers need to know the basics of the Livestock Indemnity Program and how this program may provide finan'... Read More

LINCOLN — Omaha police and prosecutors joined a state senator last week in pleading for help in cracking down on the harassment and threats that can prevent witnesses of crimes from testifying in court. “There is a saying in my commu'... Read More

As the Interstate signs will tell you, it’s best to check 511 for the latest road reports. But there’s already ample evidence to know that commuting to Omaha from parts of Douglas and surrounding counties has become more difficult.'... Read More

Levee breaks occurred again Sunday as historic flooding continued in Nebraska, Iowa and nearby states. Conditions won’t be safe until water is off the levees, and that may not happen for days. On Sunday, the levee overtopped at Hamburg'... Read More

PACIFIC JUNCTION, Iowa - Pacific Junction, Iowa, has been placed under a mandatory evacuation order as floodwaters rise. Mills County Emergency Management said in a press release that gas has been shut off to the entire city and electricity is bei'... Read More

BROWNVILLE - The road to the "Spirit of Brownville" and a nearby house were submerged in water Sunday afternoon, but the rest of the southeast Nebraska town seems to be spared by flooding from the Missouri River. On Sunday, the river level was at '... Read More

BROWNVILLE - Nebraska State Senator Julie Slama (Peru) met with News Channel Nebraska along the banks of the Missouri River in Brownville on Sunday afternoon to update us on the major flooding across the region. ACCUWEATHER FORECAST  STORM'... Read More

’Twas one lucky day for the kiddos and their families lining Harney Street in downtown Omaha on Saturday. Candy and small, Irish-themed trinkets went flying beneath a sunny, clear blue sky as the city’s 141st annual St. Patrick’s D'... Read More

KEARNEY — Buffalo County residents generally report good mental health, minimal drug use, reduced weight and buckling up for safety. But one in five residents regularly assist someone with a health problem or disability. One in 10 report mental '... Read More

NIOBRARA, Neb. — Surrounded by thick slabs of ice stacked up to 10 feet high, Nathan Sucha stretched a measuring tape Sunday over a gaping hole in the concrete-block wall of the Country Cafe. He delivered perhaps the only good news his'... Read More

Even the U.S. Air Force couldn't stop the Mighty Missouri River from flooding Offutt Air Force Base. Between Saturday night and early Sunday, the 55th Wing called off a 30-hour, round-the-clock sandbagging effort because the floodwater'... Read More

HAMBURG - The National Weather Service in Omaha has issued a flash flood warning for south central Fremont County until 3:30 a.m. Monday due to a levee failure. The Corps of Engineers reported a flood gate on a levee is overtopping at 3:36 p.m. Su'... Read More

PERU - Two breaches north of town flooded the Peru bottoms on Saturday and continues to wreak havoc on the town's water and sewer systems. State Senator Julie Slama, from Peru, says the town does have water, however, the water treatment plant '... Read More

COLUMBUS -- The Nebraska Department of Transportation will re-open Highway 81 south of Columbus to 1 lane, controlled traffic, starting at 8:00 a.m. Monday morning. Officials are not allowing semi or bus traffic. NDOT says that traffic will be con'... Read More