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Nebraska woman killed in rollover crash on Highway 74

SALINE COUNTY, Neb. -- The Saline County Sheriff's Office is investigating a deadly crash that happened just after 1:30 p.m. on February 19. According to the sheriff, Samantha Isack, 30, was eastbound on Highway 74 when her vehicle left the road and rolled. Isack was not wearing a seat belt and was


9 semis crash along I-80 in Nebraska

A bad crash begot more crashes along Interstate 80 near Grand Island in Nebraska Wednesday morning, involving nine semi tractor-trailers and two passenger vehicles. According to Nebraska State Patrol, Hamilton County dispatch got a call around 9:10 a.m. that two semis had crashed and jackknifed near


U.S. Marshals Believe Nebraska Fugitive May Be In Tulsa

TULSA, Oklahoma - Muskogee Police and U.S. Marshals are looking right now for a fugitive wanted in Nebraska for sexually assaulting a child. They believe Yarnell Payne could be in the Tulsa area this evening. They say he's wanted for sexual assault of a child, failure to register as a sex offender a


Kelly Ripa and Ryan Seacrest empathize with Nebraska; they too are not for everyone

A while back, the Nebraska Tourism Commission sent Kelly Ripa and Ryan Seacrest their own Nebraska coffee mugs with a variation of the state's slogan: "Nebraska. Honestly, it's not for everyone."


Mike Riley Addresses Nebraska Tenure, What Went Wrong

[…] “If you can reflect on it,” Riley said, “you can maybe get better from the experience when you didn’t exactly do as well as you wanted to. I hope it was helpful in that regard. And yes I have reflected on some things I would’ve done differently probably, but at the same time I try to just be tha


Nebraska Authorities ask for help after an inmate goes missing

Lincoln, Nebraska (KTIV)- Authorities in Nebraska are asking for help after an inmate goes missing from a correctional facility in Lincoln, Nebraska, Sunday afternoon. Officials say Dominique Moody was discovered missing from the Community Corrections Center- Lincoln around 4:30 Sunday afternoon.



Eleven vehicles including nine semis were involved in multiple crashes that occurred Wednesday morning on Interstate 80 between Giltner and Aurora Nebraska. The first crash around 9:10 a.m. involved two semi-tractor/trailers that crashed and jackknifed, blocking eastbound traffic on I-80 near mile m


Easton shooting suspect nabbed in Nebraska

A man wanted in connection with a recent shooting in Easton was captured Friday evening in another state. Daniel Wayne Owens, 43, was apprehended in Lincoln, Nebraska, on a Leavenworth County arrest warrant for attempted murder and was awaiting extradition back to Kansas, a Leavenworth County Sherif


College professor accused of vandalizing Nebraska GOP lawmaker's campaign signs

An assistant professor and political activist in Nebraska was ticketed Tuesday on suspicion of vandalizing a GOP lawmaker's campaign signs. Patricia Wonch-Hill, a research assistant professor of sociology at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, was ticketed on three counts of vandalism relating to Re


Iowa woman helps save Nebraska family after crash

WAUKEE, Iowa - A good Samaritan from Iowa is speaking out about saving the lives of a Nebraska family of five, whose SUV went down an embankment. Far below Interstate 80 is this reminder of just how dangerous winter driving can be. Two people are still in the hospital as a result of this crash. Two


Winter Storm Warning issued for eastern Nebraska

VALLEY – Another winter storm is expected to hit Nebraska. Tuesday morning the National Weather Service issued a winter storm warning for much of eastern Nebraska through Wednesday at 9 a.m.


Winter Storm Watch For Much Of Nebraska

Another round of heavy snow is making its way toward east central and northeast Nebraska. The National Weather Service has issued a winter storm watch from Tuesday evening thru Wednesday morning. We can expect 5 to 8 inches of snow.


Winter Storm Warning Issued For Portions Of East Central And Northeast Nebraska

More heavy snow is expected later today through tonight prompting the National Weather Service to issue a Winter Storm Warning from 6 p.m. Tuesday night until 9 a.m. Wednesday morning. Six to nine inches of snow is expected in portions of east central and northeast Nebraska, including the West Point


Southeast Nebraska woman killed in crash

A 30-year-old Tobias woman who wasn't wearing a seatbelt was thrown from her car during a crash and killed Tuesday afternoon, Saline County Sheriff Alan Moore said in a news release.


Local Columnist Blasts Tim Miles After Nebraska’s Blowout Loss To Penn State

Last night’s game against Big Ten basement dweller Penn State should have been a chance for Tim Miles and Nebraska basketball to extend a win streak to three games and regain some much needed momentum. Instead, the Huskers were blasted in State College, 95-71.


Self-defense: When is it legal to use weapons in Nebraska while protecting yourself

OMAHA, Neb. (FOX42KPTM) -- It can happen in seconds and if it does, your only thought is likely trying to stay alive. If it ever comes down to pulling the trigger, what if you have to use a firearm to stop the threat?


Nebraska Baseball Splits Saturday Double Header with UC Riverside

Nebraska baseball was back in action for a double header on Saturday, with the Huskers falling 10-9 to California-Riverside in the first game of the day and battling back to take the second, 10-6.


Isaiah Roby's double-double helps Nebraska basketball defeat Northwestern, double win streak

LINCOLN — A late 11-0 run gave Nebraska enough breathing room for its second straight win, 59-50 over Northwestern. Junior forward Isaiah Roby dominated, with 19 points, 16 rebounds, five blocks, two assists and two steals. Nebraska shot just 33 percent from the floor, but forced 15 turnovers and he


9 killed on Nebraska roadways in January

During the month of January, 9 people were killed in traffic crashes on Nebraska roadways, according to data collected by the Nebraska Department of Transportation. Of those nine fatalities occurred in nine crashes:


Nebraska Football Wants To Schedule Colorado More, And Other Former Big 12 Rivals

As former members of the Big Eight and later the Big 12, the Nebraska Cornhuskers and Colorado Buffaloes played each other regularly over the course of 60 years. Having been a part of that rivalry when he was a Nebraska player, Huskers head coach Scott Frost apparently wants to bring the Nebraska-Co