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Woman dies after being found unresponsive in Sarpy County jail
She has been identified as Danielle Renee Harbison, formerly of Freeberg, IL. According to a family member, Harbison had moved the Omaha metro area to an unknown address approximately three weeks ago.
Omaha police ask for help locating missing teen
Gabriella Hernandez,13, was last seen around 9:30 p.m. Friday near 20th and W streets, police said. She was wearing a black shirt and gray, ripped capri pants.
College World Series 2018: Scores, schedule for Arkansas-Oregon State finals in Omaha
The2018 College World Seriesfinals are set: Arkansas will face Oregon State in a best-of-three series to determine the NCAA Division I baseball champion.The Razorbacks defeated defending champion Florida en route to their second finals appearance in school history. The Beavers, who eliminated Missis
Peta's Forecast - Severe storms possible through Monday
OMAHA, Neb. (WOWT) -The first half of our Sunday will be mostly dry, nonetheless, the weather story turns stormy by the afternoon and evening hour. Sunday afternoon will feature warmer highs in the mid 80s. Scattered storms will develop across the metro after 8 pm. severe storms will be possible. St
'Omaha's fun to look at': More than 100 check out midtown apartments, condos as part of tour
“Omaha’s fun to look at,” said Shirley Johnson, who drove from Kearney to meet up with five Omahans in the group.
Woman robbed at gunpoint on Council Bluffs trail
The woman told police the man grabbed her from behind, pointed a handgun at her head and threatened harm. During a struggle, a round was fired from the gun, resulting in a non-life threatening injury for the woman, police said.
Child taken to hospital in critical condition after being pulled from pool
A child was taken to the hospital in critical condition Saturday night after being pulled from an apartment pool in La Vista and resuscitated, authorities said.The call came in about 8:40 p.m. The incident occurred at Cimmaron Terrace Apartments near 96th and Harrison Streets.
Sarpy County investigating in-custody death
PAPILLION, Neb. (WOWT) --A 37-year-old woman arrested for DWI was found unresponsive in her Sarpy County Jail cell early Sunday morning and later pronounced dead at the hospital.The woman had been brought to the jail by Bellevue Police for suspected drunk driving.Authorities say she was found unresp
FBI task force arrests 22 in Omaha area sex trafficking operations
An FBI-coordinated task force arrested 22 people during two operations targeting sex trafficking in the Omaha area in June, officials reported Friday.The FBI Omaha Child Exploitation Task Force conducted operations in Omaha on June 14 and in La Vista on Thursday. During the two ventures, law enforce
Child pulled from La Vista pool in critical condition
LA VISTA, Neb. (WOWT) -Rescue crews responded to a call about a an unresponsive child pulled from the pool at the Cimarron Terrace Apartments in La Vista Saturday night.Ralston units responded and CPR was administered on the scene. The child is in critical condition.We will update the story as we re
Bluffs police arrest man after he causes damage in store and asks them to shoot him
Council Bluffs police arrested a man Saturday after he held a knife to his throat and asked officers to shoot him.Before noon, police were called to the Metro Crossing shopping center in southeast Council Bluffs because of a man who was walking around with an open container of alcohol. Several store
Forecast: More rain expected before temps rise again
The Council Bluffs area still hasn’t escaped the threat of rain.Expect a chance of showers both today and Monday before a warmup begins Tuesday.The upcoming forecast, according to The Associated Press:Today:Partly sunny with a slight chance of showers. A slight chance of thunderstorms in the afterno
Woman robbed at gunpoint on Council Bluffs bike trail
COUNCIL BLUFFS, Iowa —A woman suffered minor injuries after a gunman attacked her on a Council Bluffs bike trail around 3 p.m. Friday afternoon, according to police.Police say the woman was running on a bike path north of Interstate 29 when a man grabbed her from behind. He was armed with a handgun.
Peta's Forecast - Severe Storms Set to Develop Sunday Afternoon
A warm front will lift across our region. Sunday afternoon will feature warmer highs in the mid 80s. In addition, more showers and storms are possible. Severe storms will be possible to our west first around 3 pm. Storms have the potential to produce winds in access of 60 mph, large hail and heavy r
Police make several prostitution arrests
Tamesha Parker faces a long list of charges, including fugitive from justice, obstruction and drugs.
2 women robbed at gunpoint in separate incidents Friday afternoon
The man, in his late 20s or early 30s, grabbed the woman from behind, pointed a gun at her and threatened to hurt her. A struggle occurred, and one round was fired.
How to watch: Mississippi State vs. Oregon State in College World Series
Jun 22, 2018; Omaha, NE, USA; Mississippi State Bulldogs center fielder Jake Mangum (15) scores against the Oregon State Beavers in the first inning in the College World Series at TD Ameritrade Park. Mandatory Credit: Bruce Thorson-USA TODAY Sports
Ready for the weekend? So are we. Here are 6 things to do around Omaha.
Shop at a night market, see an outdoor theatrical production or try Cajun at a concert.Patriotic PerchesIn honor of the Fourth of July, see 51 patriotic birdhouses constructed by Richard Yost of Bellevue at Lauritzen Gardens, 100 Bancroft St. These birdhouses are made from scrap lumber and old licen
Photos: Bikes on the 100 Block in Council Bluffs
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Former Mississippi State pitcher Trevor Fitts making new memories at College World Series as coordinator
"As a player, you don't appreciate the moments as much because you're so focused on the game and doing your best to win. But coming back as a staff member, you just appreciate everything just a little bit more and how hard it is to get back here."