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 2020-08-05 22:26 

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More court hearings handled remotely amid virus outbreak...

More court hearings are being handled over video conference in Douglas County because of a coronavirus outbreak at the jail in Nebraska's most populous county. Inmates who test positive for the COVID-19 virus or have been near people with the virus ar...

 2020-08-05 01:27 

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[ Omaha ]

13 DCDC officers and six inmates tested positive for coronavirus...

Officials at Douglas County confirmed that 13 officers at the Douglas County Department of Corrections (DCDC) and six inmates have tested positive for the virus. They say all the officers are self-isolating at home. "We have continued to escalate our ...

 2020-08-04 23:37 

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[ Omaha ]

Police: Pregnant Iowa teen killed in overnight shooting...

A pregnant teenager has died in an overnight shooting at a suburban Des Moines hotel, police said. The shooting happened around 11 p. m. Monday at WoodSpring Suites, near Interstate 35 in Ankeny, police said. Arriving officers found Mia Holmes, 17, of Ank...

 2020-08-04 01:39 

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People protest for a mask mandate by the Dodge Pedestrian Bridge...

Many people went to the Dodge Pedestrian Bridge on Monday to voice their wants for a mask mandate. After a legal disagreement last week, the City of Omaha won't have a mask mandate. Caption: People protest for a mask mandate by the Dodge Pedestrian Br...

 2020-08-03 23:01 

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A NDCS staff member was tested positive for coronavirus...

It was announced on Sunday that another staff member at the Nebraska Department of Correctional Services (NDCS) was positive for the virus. Officials say the staff member works at the Nebraska State Penitentiary (NSP). The staff member is self-isolating a...

 2020-08-03 16:55 

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[ Omaha ]

Omaha police investigate shooting death of 36-year-old man...

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Police in Omaha are investigating the shooting death of a man in north Omaha. The shooting happened early Monday morning around North 28th Avenue, police said in a news release. Officers were called to the area for a report of sho...

 2020-08-02 20:34 

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[ Omaha ]

Man in jail after shooting gun inside Council Bluffs lounge...

A man is in jail after shooting a gun inside a lounge in Council Bluffs. It happened Saturday night at 11:23 pm. Police were called to the Sugar Lounge at 2725 East Kanesville Boulevard. When police got there they noticed two people had the person who sho...

 2020-07-31 15:06 

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[ Omaha ]

696 new COVID-19 cases in last 24 hours, 11 more deaths...

The Iowa Department of Public Health's COVID-19 data is showing an increase of 696 confirmed cases of the virus from 10:00 a. m. on July 30 to 10:00 a. m. on July 31. Those new cases come from 5,921 new tests. Eleven more deaths are being reported ove...

 2020-07-31 13:57 

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[ Omaha ]

Man arrested in connection to fatal shooting of 19-year-old...

A man is in jail, after being accused of fatally shooting a 19-year-old. Officers arrived at a home near 31st and Seward Streets to investigate a shooting. Police say there was a manwith gunshot wounds. Police took 19-year-old Nuer Yuek, to Nebraska Medic...

 2020-07-31 00:51 

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[ Omaha ]

Wyoming man convicted of threatening to kill president...

A Wyoming man has been found guilty of threatening to kill President Donald Trump. The U. S. attorney's office announced in a news release that the conviction against 27-year-old Timothy Cessor, of Cheyenne, was returned Wednesday after a three-day ju...

 2020-07-30 21:19 

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[ Omaha ]

Police release photos, ask for help finding people involved in north Omaha shootings...

The Omaha Police Department released photos on Thursday and is asking for the community's help to find the people involved in two north Omaha shootings. Police say one shooting happened on Wednesday, July 22 at 9:10 a. m. near 63rd and Spaulding Stree...

 2020-07-30 16:53 

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[ Omaha ]

Local lawmakers react to President Trump's tweet on possibly delaying November election...

Nebraska politicians issued strong statements Thursday morning after President Donald Trump tweeted the thought that November's general election could be delayed. The date of the presidential election is a federal law. It's set as the Tuesday afte...

 2020-07-28 04:28 

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[ Omaha ]

Property taxes in Douglas county are due July 31...

The Douglas County Treasurer's office says the deadline for paying the second-half of your property taxes is Friday, Jul. 31. People are encouraged to make payments online, in the mail, or at drop boxes at the Treasurer's office. Payments can be m...

 2020-07-27 22:53 

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[ Omaha ]

Another NDCS staff member is positive for coronavirus...

It was announced on Sunday that another staff member at the Nebraska Department of Correctional Services (NDCS) is positive for the virus. Officials at NDCS say the staff member works at the Nebraska State Penitentiary (NSP). The person is at home self-is...

 2020-07-27 16:27 

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[ Omaha ]

Police: 20-year-old man found shot to death in backyard...

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Police were called to north Omaha over the weekend for a shooting death in a residential area. Officers were called Sunday afternoon to the home near 53rd and Boyd streets for a report of a shooting, police said. Arriving officers...

 2020-07-27 15:00 

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[ Omaha ]

469 new COVID-19 cases and three additional deaths reported by IDPH...

The Iowa Department of Public Health added 469 new confirmed cases of COVID-19 between 10 a. m. Sunday morning to 10 a. m. Monday morning. The three additional COVID-19 related deaths brings the total number of Iowans who have died from the virus to 829. ...

 2020-07-27 01:10 

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[ Omaha ]

One man killed in Sunday shooting...

Around 2:15 p. m. Omaha Police responded to a shotspotter notification near 50th and Boyd. Officers say they soon located a man in his 20s they believe had died from multiple gunshot wounds. Police did not release the man's name or any information on ...

 2020-07-26 17:35 

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[ Omaha ]

Suspect in Nebraska woman's death arrested in Iowa...

The suspect in the shooting death of a northeast Nebraska woman was arrested hours after the shooting in Sioux City, Iowa, authorities said. Deshawn Gleaton Jr. is facing a possible first-degree murder charge in the killing of Hailey Christiansen, 29, in ...

 2020-07-24 23:44 

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[ Omaha ]

Hundreds protest governor's school re-opening requirements...

Cars were bumper to bumper adorned with signs like "trust science, not politicians" and "my students deserve better" as hundreds of teachers, parents and advocates had a drive-by protest at the Iowa Statehouse Friday to show their objectio...

 2020-07-24 00:06 

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[ Omaha ]

FBI announces $10,000 reward for info on missing Iowa girl...

DAVENPORT, Iowa (AP)- The FBI has raised to $10,000 the reward for information related to the disappearance of a 10-year-old Iowa girl who went missing earlier this month, an official said Wednesday. Kristi Johnson, the special agent in charge of the FBI&...

 2020-07-23 15:00 

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[ Omaha ]

Iowa surpasses 40,000 total COVID-19 cases in last 24 hours of IDPH data...

The Iowa Department of Public Health's COVID-19 data is showing an increase of 716 confirmed cases of the virus from 10:00 a. m. on July 21 to 10:00 a. m. on July 22. Those new cases come from 8,826 new tests. Seven more deaths are being reported over...

 2020-07-23 00:56 

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[ Omaha ]

Police are looking for a newer model of this car...

Police are looking for a newer model of this blue Scion that they believe is in connection to a Tuesday shooting. This is just a sample picture of what the car looks like and is NOT the actual car. Officers say they went near North 64th Street and Camden ...

 2020-07-23 00:30 

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[ Omaha ]

WATCH: a person gets shot at while being chased by a car...

Police are investigating a person who was being chased and then shot at on Sunday evening. Officers released a video of a car chase that happened in the area North 47th Ave. and Ellison Ave at 6:35 p. m. In the video, investigators say, a gray 2005 Nissan...

 2020-07-22 22:02 

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[ Omaha ]

Property tax measure hits new roadblock in Nebraska...

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Attempts to lower Nebraska's property taxes appeared to stumble yet again Wednesday after some state lawmakers argued that the newest package could hurt local K-12 schools by restricting their ability to tax. Senators debate...

 2020-07-22 15:00 

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[ Omaha ]

Ten new COVID-19 deaths in last 24 hours of IDPH data puts Iowa past 800 in pandemic...

The Iowa Department of Public Health's COVID-19 data is showing an increase of 374 confirmed cases of the virus from 10:00 a. m. on July 21 to 10:00 a. m. on July 22. Those new cases come from 4,687 new tests. Ten more deaths are being reported over t...

 2020-07-21 23:14 

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[ Omaha ]

Sen. Joni Ernst: Federal officers to U.S. cities 'needs to be done' to protect property...

Sen. Joni Ernst on Tuesday said sending federal officers to U. S. cities facing unrest "needs to be done" to protect federal property. Ernst told reporters she supports President Trump's decision over the weekend to send federal officers to Po...

 2020-07-21 22:48 

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[ Omaha ]

Have you seen this car?...

Investigators found pictures of a car that they believe might be in connection to a Sunday shooting that hurt eight people. Officers say a silver or gray Dodge Journey was driving around the area of South 29th Street and T Street. Have you seen this car? ...

 2020-07-21 15:47 

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[ Omaha ]

Man shot in his house by an intruder...

A man is recovering after being shot inside his home. It happened Monday night in a home near 31st and Sahler Street in Omaha. According to police, a 51-year-old man told officers he heard someone pounding on his door demanding entry into his house. Anoth...

 2020-07-21 02:25 

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[ Omaha ]

The $600 federal unemployment checks will end on July 25...

The Nebraska Department of Labor wanted to remind everyone that on Saturday, July 25th, the $600 unemployment checks will end. Started on July 12, there are reemployment tasks due each week to continue being eligible. The eligibility for programs by the N...

 2020-07-20 23:59 

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[ Omaha ]

Police investigate north Omaha shooting...

Omaha police are investigating a shooting in north Omaha on Monday evening. It happened at 30th Street and Sorensen Parkway near Metropolitan Community College. One critically hurt person was taken to Nebraska Medicine. This story will be updated as it de...

 2020-07-20 15:00 

KPTM

[ Omaha ]

Nearly 350 new COVID-19 cases in last 24 hours of IDPH data...

The Iowa Department of Public Health's COVID-19 data is showing an increase of 343 confirmed cases of the virus from 10:00 a. m. on July 19 to 10:00 a. m. on July 20. Those new cases come from 4,770 new tests. One more death are being reported over th...

 2020-07-20 01:28 

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[ Omaha ]

Two men in Bellevue suffered gunshot wounds...

The Sarpy County Sheriff's Office and theDepartment of the Air Force's Office of Special Investigations are investigating a shooting in Bellevue. On Friday, officers say they went to a home near South 30th Street and Ryan Ave. on a shooting report...

 2020-07-19 20:54 

KPTM

[ Omaha ]

Nebraska schools to use color-coded scale for virus danger...

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska's public schools will use a color-coded scale to decide what restrictions they'll put in place when they reopen this fall despite the coronavirus threat, state officials said Friday. Schools considered to be least...

 2020-07-19 20:17 

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[ Omaha ]

Omaha police deal with four shootings overnight Sunday, one with 8 hurt...

More than a dozen people were hurt in four different shootings overnight Sunday around the Omaha metro, one teen may not survive. South Omaha- 5:15 a. m. Sunday: The teen was part of a crowd of about 100 people outside an apartment a few blocks south of M...

 2020-07-17 22:40 

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[ Omaha ]

Lincoln mayor mandates masks in public to slow virus spread...

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Lincoln residents will be required to wear masks in public buildings starting Monday to slow the spread of the coronavirus, the city's mayor announced Friday. Mayor Leirion Gaylor Baird said the new rules will require anyone...

 2020-07-16 19:17 

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[ Omaha ]

Nebraska Dept. of Transportation releases June traffic fatality numbers...

The Nebraska Department of Transportation has released the number of people killed in traffic during June. The NDOT says in June, 28 people were killed in 26 traffic crashes. Additionally, NDOT shared these statistics:Fifteen of the twenty vehicle occupan...

 2020-07-15 18:41 

KPTM

[ Omaha ]

It's the last day to file your taxes...

It's the last day to file your taxes. The United States Attorney's Office for the District of Nebraska and Internal Revenue Service Criminal Investigation division officials say it wants to remind taxpayers of today's filing and payment deadli...

 2020-07-15 18:20 

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[ Omaha ]

Governor unveils coronavirus information website...

Wednesday, Nebraska Governor Pete Ricketts unveiled a new website dedicated to providing updates about coronavirus. The website has information about Nebraska's plans for coronavirus relief funding and links to public health and virus testing informat...

 2020-07-15 15:04 

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[ Omaha ]

New cases, new recoveries nearly even in last 24 hours of Iowa DPH COVID-19 data...

The Iowa Department of Public Health's COVID-19 data is showing an increase of 206 confirmed cases of the virus from 10:00 a. m. on July 14 to 10:00 a. m. on July 15. Those new cases come from 3,466 new tests. Four more deaths are being reported over ...

 2020-07-14 20:08 

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[ Omaha ]

Nebraska sees 200-plus coronavirus cases confirmed in 1 day...

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska health statistics show more than 400 people have been diagnosed with coronavirus so far this week — including more than 200 on Monday. The s state's online virus tracker shows 174 cases were reported Sunday and ...

 2020-07-14 20:03 

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[ Omaha ]

Lincoln man accused of killing his father...

A Lincoln man is in prison after police say he fatally shot his father. Early Monday morning police arrived at a home near 13th and Washington Streets in Lincoln to find a 48-year-old man who was dead. Lincoln Police investigators say 21-year-old Adolfo O...

 2020-07-14 19:37 

KPTM

[ Omaha ]

Man arrested in connection to a shooting...

A man has been arrested in connection to a shooting. Monday evening, police arrested Craig Cooper. Officers went to an apartment near 48th Street and Ames Avenue to investigate a shooting. The Omaha Police say officers found 28-year-old, Lefarich Lindsey ...

 2020-07-14 15:00 

KPTM

[ Omaha ]

350+ new cases, 300+ new recoveries in last 24 hours of IDPH COVID-19 data...

The Iowa Department of Public Health's COVID-19 data is showing an increase of 368 confirmed cases of the virus from 10:00 a. m. on July 13 to 10:00 a. m. on July 14. Those new cases come from 4,161 new tests. Three more deaths are being reported over...

 2020-07-12 22:26 

KPTM

[ Omaha ]

Here is the total of what was turned in at Fireworks/Gun Amnesty Day...

The Omaha Police Department (OPD) and the Omaha Fire Department (OFD) had a Fireworks/Gun Amnesty Day on Saturday and here's the total of what was turned in. Saturday's event was held at two locations from 9:00 a. m. to 1:00 p. m. The two location...

 2020-07-12 20:03 

KPTM

[ Omaha ]

One in custody after standoff with NSP in Broken Bow...

A man is in custody after a shooting investigation led to a standoff in south central Nebraska Saturday night. At around 6:30 p. m. the Custer County Sheriff's Officer responded to a shooting at 80451 Round Valley Road, just north of Broken Bow. Insid...

 2020-07-10 16:41 

KPTM

[ Omaha ]

Man hit by gunfire overnight...

Omaha police say a man has been hit by gunfire overnight. Police say they arrived at Jackson Towers near 27th and St. Mary's Avenue to find a man with a gunshot wound. The man told officers he heard a shot then realized that he had been hit. Police to...

 2020-07-09 22:29 

KPTM

[ Omaha ]

Nebraska sees surge in new unemployment claims after decline...

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — The number of people filing new unemployment claims in Nebraska surged last week to its highest level in nearly two months, according to the U. S. Department of Labor. The department said 6,143 people filed initial claims for be...

 2020-07-08 01:12 

KPTM

[ Omaha ]

Sheriff's Office: Pipe bomb set to explode at hunting area...

Authorities have dismantled a homemade pipe bomb that was set to explode at an Iowa hunting area. The Boone County Sheriff's Office said in a Facebook post that two deputies responded Monday after receiving a report about the device that was found on ...

 2020-07-08 01:06 

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[ Omaha ]

Corps decreasing water flowing into lower Missouri River...

The amount of water being released into the Missouri River from a dam on the Nebraska-South Dakota border is being decreased because less water is expected to flow into the river this year, so the risk of a repeat of last year's massive flooding along...

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