Loud Hailstorm Hits South Omaha

A severe storm brought damaging wind and hail to Omaha, Nebraska, on Tuesday, June 7, footage shows. The National Weather Service (NWS) had warned that the storms could bring 60-70 mph winds and quarter-sized hail. Cheryl Janca said this video was taken in South Omaha on Tuesday. The risk for severe weather in the area … Read more

Vehicles Abandoned in Floods After Storm Slams Omaha

Roads were flooded in Omaha, Nebraska, on Tuesday, June 7, as powerful storms brought quarter-sized hail and driving rain to the region, according to the National Weather Service (NWS). The weather service issued warnings for severe thunderstorm around portions of southeast Nebraska and Southwest Iowa, and urged drivers to remain cautious on the road and … Read more

Omaha chemical plant fire extinguished; evacuations end

OMAHA, Neb. — A large fire that raged through a Nebraska chemical plant was extinguished by Tuesday morning and nearby residents who were initially evacuated were allowed to return to their homes, authorities said. Thick smoke billowed from the Nox-Crete facility just southwest of downtown Omaha that could be seen as far away Monday evening … Read more

2 killed, 20 injured after car barrels into Nebraska crowd

LINCOLN, Neb. — Two people were killed and 20 others were injured after a crash that sent two cars careening into a crowd of bystanders while an annual Memorial Day weekend “cruise” night was wrapping up in Nebraska’s capital, police said Monday. Two women, ages 20 and 22, had been inside one of the cars … Read more

One person missing after boat sinks into Missouri River

DRIVER OF THE TRUCK WAS NOT HURT. THE SEARCH IS ON FOR A WOMAN WHO VANISHED WHEN A BOAT SANK INTO THE MISSOURI RIVER THIS HAPPENED. JUST BEFORE MIDNIGHT NORTH OF BLAIR NEAR THE TYSON BEND WILDLIFE AARE SEVERAL LAW ENFORCEMENT AGENCIES RESPOND INCLUDING DIVE TEAMS HARRISON COUNTY. SHERIFF DEPUTY. SAY PEOPLE WERE BEING PULLED … Read more

At least 2 dead, 19 injured after cars slam into pedestrian crowd

Authorities in Lincoln, Nebraska responded to a mass casualty incident Sunday evening where at least two people are dead and many others are believed to be injured after multiple vehicles crashed and rolled into a crowd of people. Two female victims were declared dead at the scene, both believed to be occupants of the vehicles, … Read more

Agriculture officials taking steps to stem the spread of bird flu – WKRC TV Cincinnati

Agriculture officials taking steps to stem the spread of bird fluWKRC TV Cincinnati State agriculture officials taking steps to stem the spread of bird flu in WashingtonKOMO News Washington state asks live poultry sales to end because of bird fluKING5.com WATCH: Live update on avian influenza in WashingtonKING 5 View Full Coverage on Google News

Proposed Nebraska mine has sizeable deposit of rare elements

FILE -NioCorp Developments CEO Mark Smith talks to a group of investors during a tour on Oct. 6, 2021, about the prospects for a proposed mine the company hopes to build near Elk Creek in southeast Nebraska, to extract critical minerals NioCorp Developments, the mining company that wants to extract a rare heat-resistant element from … Read more

Trump’s pick loses gubernatorial primary in Nebraska, but his candidate in West Virginia won

Jim Pillen has won the primary for the GOP nomination in Nebraska, beating the Trump-backed candidate Charles Herbster and Brett Lindstrom. Pillen, a businessman and University of Nebraska Regent, had the endorsement of current Governor Pete Ricketts and longtime Nebraska football coach Tom Osborne. Herbster’s defeat is Trump’s most significant endorsement loss since he left … Read more

Nebraska primary election results

ITS PRIMARY ELECTION NIGHT IN NEBRASKA AND THE EARLY RESTSUL ARE IN THE VOTERS ARE SETTING THE HOTLY CONTEEDST REPUBLICAN RACE FOR GOVERNOR GIVING BRETT LINDSTROM THE FIRST LEAD OF THE NIGHT. GOOD EVENING. I’M JULIE CORNELL. I’M ROBIN CARNEY DOUGLAS COUNTY IS ISSUED TWO REPORTS SO FAR TONIGHT SARPY COUNTY HAS YET TO REPORT … Read more