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 2021-02-23 22:28 

KPTM

[ Omaha ]

State Troopers seize 25 pounds of meth during traffic stop...

The Nebraska State Patrol (NSP) has arrested a California man and seized more than 25 pounds of methamphetamine during a traffic stop in Dawson County. At around 6:15 p. m. Friday a Trooper pulled over a man driving a Hyundai Azera after he failed to stop...

 2021-02-23 22:21 

KPTM

[ Omaha ]

UNO Professor explains Tax Increment Financing...

Tax increment financing is a hot topic in the Omaha City Council right now because of the crossroads development, but what exactly is tax increment financing? We spoke to a professor at U-N-N to help us simplify it. Craig Muher, Director of Public Adminis...

 2021-02-23 22:08 

KHGI

[ Lincoln, NE ]

Flood risk appears low as snow is expected to melt gradually...

The risk of flooding generally remains low across most of Nebraska and Iowa because the snow across both states is expected to melt gradually in the coming days. National Weather Service meteorologist Allan Curtis said this week's forecast for tempera...

 2021-02-23 22:06 

KPTM

[ Omaha ]

Lincoln becomes 1st Nebraska city to ban conversion therapy...

The Lincoln City Council has approved a measure banning the discredited practice of conversion therapy for LGBTQ children — making Lincoln the first city in the state to do so. The City Council voted 5-1 Monday to ban the practice, the Lincoln Journ...

 2021-02-23 22:01 

KNOP-TV

[ North Platte ]

Fewer Americans concerned about getting COVID, but fear still high...
 2021-02-23 21:57 

KHGI

[ Lincoln, NE ]

Mary Lanning Healthcare changing TestNebraska testing hours...

Mary Lanning Healthcare (MLH) announced today a change in scheduling for their TestNebraska hours. On March 1, testing hours at MLH will be changed to the following: 10 a. m. to noon Monday. 10 a. m. to noon Thursday. 10 a. m. to noon Friday. Appointments...

 2021-02-23 21:55 

KHGI

[ Lincoln, NE ]

Gallery showcasing Nebraskan artists opens downtown...

There's now a new venue for local artists to display their work in downtown Kearney. Housed in the historic McCue's building, Brickwalk Gallery is an industrial modern setting featuring contemporary pieces made by Nebraskan artists. "We want t...

 2021-02-23 21:48 

KNOP-TV

[ North Platte ]

No charges against officers involved in Daniel Prude's death...
 2021-02-23 21:47 

KHGI

[ Lincoln, NE ]

VA to accept walk-ins for Mass Vaccination Station...

TheVA Nebraska-Western Iowa Health Care System announced today they will be accepting walk-ins for eligible veterans interested in receiving a COVID-19 vaccine during Wednesday's mass vaccination station. Previously, Veterans Affairs (VA) asked vetera...

 2021-02-23 21:32 

KNOP-TV

[ North Platte ]

Board leaders of Texas' grid operator resign after outages...
 2021-02-23 21:22 

KHGI

[ Lincoln, NE ]

People needed to join the conversation to improve their communities...

In February and March 2021, the Community Impact Network of Adams, Clay, Nuckolls and Webster Counties will host a series of three-part virtual conversations to discuss needs in the community and help set priorities and action plans. These conversations a...

 2021-02-23 21:16 

Hastings Tribune

Flood risk appears low as snow is expected to melt gradually...

Associated Press...

 2021-02-23 20:59 

KNOP-TV

[ North Platte ]

Former Iowa Governor Tom Vilsack confirmed to reprise role as USDA Secretary...
 2021-02-23 20:40 

KNOP-TV

[ North Platte ]

Senate approves Vilsack for Agriculture Department again...
 2021-02-23 20:21 

KNOP-TV

[ North Platte ]

Cold stunned Texas sea turtles returned to Gulf of Mexico...
 2021-02-23 20:16 

KNOP-TV

[ North Platte ]

Suspect arrested for death of 2-year old in Cheyenne...
 2021-02-23 20:08 

KHGI

[ Lincoln, NE ]

Tennessee woman sentenced for charges related to multiple pursuits...

A woman was sentenced to three years in prison for charges related to multiple pursuits near Lincoln. Samantha Shipley, 43, of Johnson City, Tenn. was sentenced for two separate charges, according to Lancaster County District court records. Court records ...

 2021-02-23 20:01 

KNOP-TV

[ North Platte ]

Beat poet, publisher Lawrence Ferlinghetti dies at 101...
 2021-02-23 19:57 

KPTM

[ Omaha ]

US drug agents: Drug seizures surged in Nebraska in 2020...

The seizure of illegal drugs in Nebraska surged last year, according to federal drug agents for the state, and officials warned that methamphetamine and the powerful painkiller fentanyl remained dangerous threats in the state. Authorities in Nebraska seiz...

 2021-02-23 19:54 

KNOP-TV

[ North Platte ]

Tiger Woods taken to hospital after California car crash...
 2021-02-23 19:40 

KHGI

[ Lincoln, NE ]

CHI Health offering free blood pressure checks...

Free blood pressure checks are being offered to the community by CHI Health Priority Care and Quick Care clinics. CHI Health said they are providing the service because many have delayed health care due to COVID-19. "We know our patients have been put...

 2021-02-23 19:22 

KHGI

[ Lincoln, NE ]

Lincoln becomes 1st Nebraska city to ban conversion therapy...

The Lincoln City Council has approved a measure banning the discredited practice of conversion therapy for LGBTQ children — making Lincoln the first city in the state to do so. The Lincoln Journal Star reports that the City Council voted 5-1 Monday ...

 2021-02-23 19:10 

KHGI

[ Lincoln, NE ]

Nebraska Extension: 4-H month activities...

Nebraska Extension Educator Tammy Stuhr shares 4-H month for Hamilton and Merrick counties. On Feb. 26, afamily movie night will be hosted at the Hamilton County Ag building at the Hamilton County Fairgrounds. The movie night is free and will be hosted fr...

 2021-02-23 18:52 

KNOP-TV

[ North Platte ]

Mexican president says Mexico doing better than US on virus...
 2021-02-23 18:37 

KNOP-TV

[ North Platte ]

Troopers find 26 lbs of meth, suspected fentanyl in I-80 traffic stop...
 2021-02-23 18:34 

KNOP-TV

[ North Platte ]

Judge says wife of drug kingpin 'El Chapo' to stay in jail...
 2021-02-23 18:30 

Hastings Tribune

US drug agents: Drug seizures surged in Nebraska in 2020...

Associated Press...

 2021-02-23 18:26 

KPTM

[ Omaha ]

DCHD reports 50 new case of COVID-19, one new deat...

Tuesday the Douglas County Health Department (DCHD) reported 51 new cases of COVID-19. This brings the county total to 63,474 COVID-19 cases since the outbreak began last March. Officials from DCHD reported one new COVID related death in the community. A ...

 2021-02-23 18:25 

KNOP-TV

[ North Platte ]

States to get 14.5 million doses of vaccine this week...
 2021-02-23 18:10 

KHGI

[ Lincoln, NE ]

NSP troopers seize more than 25 pounds of meth during traffic stop...

A California man was arrested during a traffic stop in Dawson County for drug trafficking. Troopers with the Nebraska State Patrol (NSP) arrested Octavio Padilla-Garcia, 35, of Los Angeles, California for carrying more than 25 pounds of methamphetamine in...

 2021-02-23 18:02 

KNOP-TV

[ North Platte ]

New or used? Either way, price hikes squeeze US auto buyers...
 2021-02-23 17:55 

KNOP-TV

[ North Platte ]

Fiery explosion after train vs. 18 wheeler collision in Texas...
 2021-02-23 17:54 

KNOP-TV

[ North Platte ]

Biden to visit storm-ravaged Texas Friday...
 2021-02-23 17:53 

KHGI

[ Lincoln, NE ]

Man sentenced in connection to rape of teen at Mormon Island...

A man charged in connection to a rape of a 15-year-old boy at Mormon Island in July 2020 was sentenced to six months in prison. According to Hall County court records, Michael Nicewonder, 32, pleaded no contest to two charges. The court records show one c...

 2021-02-23 17:47 

KNOP-TV

[ North Platte ]

AP Exclusive: Black Lives Matter raises $90 million in 2020...
 2021-02-23 17:36 

KNOP-TV

[ North Platte ]

Georgia Republican Perdue won't run for US Senate in 2022...
 2021-02-23 17:35 

KNOP-TV

[ North Platte ]

Senate confirms Biden's choice for UN ambassador...
 2021-02-23 17:05 

KNOP-TV

[ North Platte ]

Palace: Prince Philip has infection, will stay in hospital...
 2021-02-23 17:05 

KNOP-TV

[ North Platte ]

Border Patrol rescues woman 'left for dead' in Texas winter storm...
 2021-02-23 17:02 

KPTM

[ Omaha ]

Deputies: 1 killed in head-on crash near Cedar Bluffs...

One person was killed in the head-on crash of a pickup truck and a snowplow on state Highway 109 just east of Cedar Bluffs in eastern Nebraska, authorities in Saunders County said. The crash happened when a westbound truck driven by Dennis Campbell, 69, o...

 2021-02-23 16:54 

KHGI

[ Lincoln, NE ]

DEA Omaha Division report spike in drug seizures last year...

In 2020, marijuana and methamphetamine were the top two drugs seized in the state by Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) investigators. The DEA said there were 2. 5 kilograms of fentanyl, an equivalent of 1. 5 million lethal doses, made present known ac...

 2021-02-23 16:51 

KNOP-TV

[ North Platte ]

GRAPHIC: 75-year-old NY protester who was pushed to the ground files lawsuit against police, city...
 2021-02-23 16:40 

KNOP-TV

[ North Platte ]

Look for February's full snow moon this weekend...
 2021-02-23 16:29 

KNOP-TV

[ North Platte ]

Consumer confidence rises for second straight month...
 2021-02-23 16:25 

KHGI

[ Lincoln, NE ]

NDOT seeks public comment for transportation improvement program...

The Nebraska Department of Transportation is seeking the public's comments regarding the Statewide Transportation Improvement Program (STIP). The STIP plan lists all highway and transit projects that will be using federal funds as well as all regional...

 2021-02-23 16:25 

KHGI

[ Lincoln, NE ]

NDOT seeks public comment for transportation improvement program...

The Nebraska Department of Transportation is seeking the public's comments regarding the Statewide Transportation Improvement Program (STIP). The STIP plan lists all highway and transit projects that will be using federal funds as well as all regional...

 2021-02-23 16:16 

KNOP-TV

[ North Platte ]

DEA: Pot, meth remain top two drugs seized in Nebraska...
 2021-02-23 16:00 

KHGI

[ Lincoln, NE ]

Nebraska reports fewer new coronavirus cases last week...

The number of new coronavirus cases continues to decline in Nebraska, and the number of people hospitalized with COVID-19 in the state remains at its lowest level since fall began. Nebraska reported 1,724 new coronavirus cases last week, down from 3,606 t...

 2021-02-23 15:45 

KNOP-TV

[ North Platte ]

Drug execs face Capitol Hill questions on vaccine supply...
 2021-02-23 15:44 

Hastings Tribune

Nebraska reports fewer new coronavirus cases last week...

Associated Press...

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