Man Wanted for Assault, Stalking After Sending Woman to Hospital with Severe Injuries

COLUMBUS -  An arrest warrant has been issued for Eric Schmidt, after he allegedly injured a woman so bad that she had to be flown by medical helicopter to UNMC to be treated. Columbus Police Ca... Read More

OMAHA, Neb. -- Three people are facing charges after Douglas County Sheriff's deputies found 22 pounds of marijuana and 1 pound of methamphetamine in two different traffic stops this week. The sheriff's office says both stops occurred within se... Read More

BEATRICE – Hail fell from strong thunderstorms in two northeast Kansas counties, as severe storms rolled through northern counties in the late afternoon and early evening hours. National Weather Service spotters reported half-dollar-sized hail f... Read More

LINCOLN - According to the  Nebraska Department of Correctional Services, six staff members at the Lincoln Correctional Center were assaulted on Wednesday evening. Inmates were reportedly refusing to return to their housing units. The facility is... Read More

This year’s Nebraska high school graduates scored slightly lower on the ACT exam than the Class of 2015, but the dip is nowhere near as big as the plunge that is probably coming down the road. The statewide average composite score for the Class ... Read More

The hedge fund that owns a big stake in Cabela’s and is agitating for change now owns about 2.2 million more of the company’s shares than it did at the end of 2015. That the New York hedge fund is putting more chips on the table, finance watch... Read More

BEATRICE -  Beatrice Firefighters were called out to a West Court Street location late Wednesday afternoon to rescue a couple of workers from an extended bucket truck, being used to trim trees. :19                  “catchin... Read More

HAMBURG – The body of a boater who has been missing since Sunday afternoon was recovered in the Missouri River downstream from Hamburg on Wednesday. Jason Grayson, 42, of Elliot, had been missing after the boat he was a passenger on capsized a... Read More

LINCOLN - Think about it, do you even know your own blood type? Blood donations are crucial when it comes to saving and improving the lives of patients with traumatic injuries, cancer, blood disorders and more. The Missing Type Campaign is bas... Read More

BEATRICE – It’s a situation faced by prosecutors-turned judges…presiding impartially during court cases they once prosecuted from the other side of the bench. New Gage County District Judge Ricky Schreiner dealt with two such cases Wednesday... Read More

BEATRICE – Next Monday, the Nebraska Chamber of Commerce and Industry will kick off their annual series of legislative forums. Chamber officials will visit 28 Nebraska communities, reviewing business-related legislation of the past session, disc... Read More