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Mickey Joseph arrested for assault, strangulation
Mickey Joseph arrested for assault, strangulation

Mickey Joseph has been arrested on charges of Strangulation and 3rd Degree Domestic Assault.

Rail strike-fight heading to Congress as major safety deadline nears

Rail strike-fight heading to Congress as major safety deadline nears

Battle over 2-Person crews front and center

Former Alvo fire chief to serve weekends in jail

Former Alvo fire chief to serve weekends in jail

Restitution was a factor in probation order

Syracuse considers full-time library position

Syracuse considers full-time library position

Antes resignation effective Dec. 31

Richardson County reports vigorous drug enforcement

Richardson County reports vigorous drug enforcement

Over half of sheriff office's arrests this month are linked to felony drug possession

High winds impacting travel, power lines

High winds impacting travel, power lines

While many worry about how much snow is going to fall, high winds have been making things treacherous for just about everyone in Nebraska, regardless of precipitation.

Lourdes' campaign seeks 'Future Full of Hope'

Lourdes' campaign seeks 'Future Full of Hope'

$3.7 million effort to support school's mission for a superior education and student experience

Nebraska defenders receive all-conference recognition

Nebraska defenders receive all-conference recognition

Nelson, Reimer and Newsome honored

911 system restored in Saunders, Platte and Butler Counties

911 system restored in Saunders, Platte and Butler Counties

A significant number of people in east central Nebraska are without access to 911, according to officials.

Wind blamed for power outages

Wind blamed for power outages

Power out at Weeping Water, Cook, Sidney and Tabor

Closings, cancellations, road conditions and more

Closings, cancellations, road conditions and more

It may not be a blizzard, but late November snow is affecting roadways across much of Nebraska. Get the full picture of closings, cancellations, road conditions and the forecast for the rest of the week.

Rhule officially introduced, preaches hard work, building toughness within program

Rhule officially introduced, preaches hard work, building toughness within program

The Nebraska Football program turned over a new leaf, introducing Matt Rhule as the 31st head coach in program history.

Winter weather advisories issued across Nebraska

Winter weather advisories issued across Nebraska

Of Nebraska's 93 counties, 83 are in a winter weather advisory heading into Tuesday.

Highway 75 stop results in weapons charge

Highway 75 stop results in weapons charge

State patrol says 72 grams of psilocybin mushrooms found

City pursues claim against railroad museum property

City pursues claim against railroad museum property

Nebraska City tasked to prove that railroad right-of-way agreements lasted only as long as railroad company owns the land

Wintry mix forecast for southeast Nebraska

Wintry mix forecast for southeast Nebraska

Freezing drizzle expected Tuesday morning

Police report deer crashes over Thanksgiving weekend

Police report deer crashes over Thanksgiving weekend

NEBRASKA CITY – Police report two vehicle and deer accidents over the Thanksgiving holiday weekend. A pickup driven by Reid Behrens of Lincoln hit a deer crossing Fourth Corso near I Road at 4:43 a.m. on Nov. 26. A Lexus driven by TJ Merrill Newman

DEC 2 (5:35 PM CT) - Beatrice vs Nebraska City (NCN TV)

DEC 2 (5:35 PM CT) - Beatrice vs Nebraska City (NCN TV)

NEBRASKA CITY - The doubleheader between Beatrice and Nebraska City will be televised on News Channel Nebraska and streamed online via the NFHS Network starting at 5:35 PM CT.

Company ups its fight against 'oppressive' child labor accusations

Company ups its fight against 'oppressive' child labor accusations

Next federal court hearing set for December 7 in Lincoln.

Downtown Omaha lights up for Christmas

Downtown Omaha lights up for Christmas

After 2018 the lights were turned off but are now back on through Monday, January 2nd. 

Rhule officially named Nebraska's head football coach

Rhule officially named Nebraska's head football coach

Nebraska officially has its new head football coach, naming Matt Rhule to the post Saturday morning.

Palmer won't return to Nebraska, announces plans to pursue NFL draft

Palmer won't return to Nebraska, announces plans to pursue NFL draft

Nebraska's single season receiving yards record holder will not return to Huskers. 

Huskers survive, pick up first win over Iowa since 2014

Huskers survive, pick up first win over Iowa since 2014

If Friday was his last game at the helm of the Nebraska football program, Mickey Joseph went out in style, delivering the team its first win over Iowa since Bo Pelini's last game in 2014.

72% of Nebraska hospitals not in compliance with federal law, better than national average

72% of Nebraska hospitals not in compliance with federal law, better than national average

A new study shows that fewer than a third of Nebraska's hospitals are in compliance with a federal law that requires patients to be informed of the costs of services before receiving care, but the state is well ahead of the national average.

Teen sentenced in mall killing

Teen sentenced in mall killing

With good time the teen is likely to be eligible for parole when he is in his 50's.

Huskers Fall to Sooners, 69-56

Huskers Fall to Sooners, 69-56

Juwan Gary had a team-high 16 points, but Nebraska shot just 42 percent from the field in a 69-56 loss to Oklahoma in the first round of the ESPN Events Invitational Thursday afternoon.

Tecumseh prison facility aiming toward resuming full operational schedule

Tecumseh prison facility aiming toward resuming full operational schedule

A southeast Nebraska prison facility is taking steps toward resuming a normal operational schedule, Nebraska State Correctional Services officials announced Wednesday.

Huskers visit pediatric patients Wednesday

Huskers visit pediatric patients Wednesday

Early Wednesday morning, members of the Nebraska football team took time to visit with pediatric patients at Madonna Rehabilitation Hospital in Lincoln.

Brink charged with abuse of vulnerable adult

Brink charged with abuse of vulnerable adult

Woman tells police she is not strong enough to get bank cards away from her son

NDE releases information about post-COVID school testing

NDE releases information about post-COVID school testing

Nebraska government officials were given a clearer picture of the state’s post-COVID educational standing.

Over the moon: An old-timey small town bakery is putting Cortland on the map

Over the moon: An old-timey small town bakery is putting Cortland on the map

It’s five days before the big day. The Model A dashes down West Fourth Street. Its driver eases up in front of a brick storefront and strolls inside, jaunty as you please, dressed in his Sunday best.

NSAA announces finalists for executive director position

NSAA announces finalists for executive director position

The Nebraska School Activities Association Board of Directors has selected four candidates to interview for the NSAA executive director position.

Humboldt man sentenced to prison after injury accident

Humboldt man sentenced to prison after injury accident

Prosecutor says Davis 'thumbed his nose' at state laws by drinking and driving while on probation

Nebraska City native honored for SkillsUSA placing

Nebraska City native honored for SkillsUSA placing

Russel wins bronze medal in technical drafting

Vehicles targeted in Eagle

Vehicles targeted in Eagle

Sheriff post suspect photo

Eppley expecting good sized holiday crowds

Eppley expecting good sized holiday crowds

Some 170 thousand passengers are expected at Eppley this Thanksgiving holiday.

Wedding florist accused of burglary

Wedding florist accused of burglary

Tabor man accused of breaking into couple's home after delivering their wedding flowers

Commissioners Glover, Johns recognized as terms expire

Commissioners Glover, Johns recognized as terms expire

Mayor Bequette describes troubling times for Nebraska City when Glover and Johns agreed to serve as finance and street commissioners

City considers forming Historic Preservation Commission

City considers forming Historic Preservation Commission

A proposal to strengthen Nebraska City’s ties to the state Historic Preservation Office raised questions at a recent city council meeting

Falls City receives E-Rate funds for broadband connectivity

Falls City receives E-Rate funds for broadband connectivity

Survey shows Internet capacity growing in nation's schools

SHAPE recognizes Peru State majors

SHAPE recognizes Peru State majors

Society of Health and Physical Education holds fall conference

NSP increasing patrols statewide to keep roads safe Thanksgiving weekend

NSP increasing patrols statewide to keep roads safe Thanksgiving weekend

Law enforcement agencies around Nebraska are in for a busy holiday weekend.

Emotional sentencing after four deaths in Highway 75 accident

Emotional sentencing after four deaths in Highway 75 accident

Judge says family still searching for cause of the crash

Chesney coming to Lincoln in May

Chesney coming to Lincoln in May

A country music legend will be making a stop in Nebraska next year.

24-year-old life-flighted to Omaha after Cass County, Iowa crash injures 3

24-year-old life-flighted to Omaha after Cass County, Iowa crash injures 3

A 24-year-old and two teens were injured in a two-vehicle crash.

Friesens named philanthropists of the year

Friesens named philanthropists of the year

Nebraska City Community Foundation Fund presents 2022 awards

Overloaded electric outlet blamed for house fire

Overloaded electric outlet blamed for house fire

Six dogs, snake and a turtle rescued

HIGHLIGHTS: Badgers comeback dooms Huskers 15-14

HIGHLIGHTS: Badgers comeback dooms Huskers 15-14

On a chilly Saturday at Memorial Stadium, Nebraska fell to Wisconsin 15-14, spoiling senior day for the Big Red.

Flatwater forum explores problems with Nebraska’s prisons

Flatwater forum explores problems with Nebraska’s prisons

The University of Nebraska-Lincoln hosted the Flatwater Free Press Nov. 16 for a forum titled 'Nebraska’s prisons at a crossroads.'

New vote totals keep NE Republicans from potentially filibuster-proof majority

New vote totals keep NE Republicans from potentially filibuster-proof majority

Omaha Legislative seat likely goes to Democrat John Fredrickson

OPPD plans no rate increase despite energy inflation over 17 percent

OPPD plans no rate increase despite energy inflation over 17 percent

$3.7 million contract approved to replace spray dry absorbers at Nebraska City station

No nitrate police: State and local regulators can’t, or won’t, stop drinking water from getting worse

No nitrate police: State and local regulators can’t, or won’t, stop drinking water from getting worse

What is being done, and what can be done, to prevent high nitrate levels in Nebraska's drinking water?

Pawnee City to finish 2022 football season at state championship

Pawnee City to finish 2022 football season at state championship

PAWNEE CITY, NE — On a cold Thursday night in November after most teams have seen their season’s end, Pawnee City is still practicing.

Leone resigns city administration post in Nebraska City

Leone resigns city administration post in Nebraska City

Leone's time at Nebraska City marked by pandemic

'Important to not rely on China': Pillen briefed on Nebraska rare earth project, discusses Trump

'Important to not rely on China': Pillen briefed on Nebraska rare earth project, discusses Trump

Nebraska’s next Governor, Republican Jim Pillen, continues  getting himself acquainted with things happening around the state before taking office.

Suh signs with Eagles

Suh signs with Eagles

A former Husker is headed back to the NFL to terrorize quarterbacks.

Investigators: Johnson County judge's signature was forged

Investigators: Johnson County judge's signature was forged

Former Cass County alternate public defender charged with forgery in child support case

Search warrants led to accusations of illegal child labor, company fights back

Search warrants led to accusations of illegal child labor, company fights back

The warrants put federal safety investigations inside offices and slaughterhouses.

Nebraska ready for senior day, look to knock off Wisconsin for first time since 2012

Nebraska ready for senior day, look to knock off Wisconsin for first time since 2012

Nebraska is looking to move past their 34-3 blowout loss to #3 Michigan this past Saturday and it's on to Wisconsin.

Labor Department: Cleaning company put kids at risk in packing plants

Labor Department: Cleaning company put kids at risk in packing plants

A cleaning company accused of putting kids to work in dangerous graveyard shifts at meatpacking plants, including one in Nebraska,  has been ordered to appear in federal court ten days from now.

New vote totals find key legislative race taking major turn

New vote totals find key legislative race taking major turn

GOP's filibuster-proof majority in jeopardy.

Sarpy County honors its veterans

Sarpy County honors its veterans

This Veterans Day News Channel Nebraska is visiting several memorials here in Nebraska.

Heineman to Sasse: Resign now

Heineman to Sasse: Resign now

Sasse says he plans on leaving the Senate in early January

Bacon holding off Vargas, won't talk Trump

Bacon holding off Vargas, won't talk Trump

GOP holds Omaha House seat

Huskers embracing underdog role in tilt with #3 Michigan, Farmer suspended, more

Huskers embracing underdog role in tilt with #3 Michigan, Farmer suspended, more

Nebraska travels to Ann Arbor, MI. for what will likely be their toughest test of the season as they take on third-ranked Michigan.