25-year-old Sidney man dies in crash in southeast Wyoming

CHEYENNE, Wyo. - A 25-year-old Sidney, Neb. man is dead after the vehicle he was riding in early Monday morning crashed into a semi truck and tractor trailer that had crossed the median on Interstate ... Read More

KEARNEY-- Kappa Delta Pi, International Honor Society in Education, is pleased to announce that 59 education majors have been invited and inducted into its membership through the Eta Phi chapter at UNK. The initiation ceremony took place on April... Read More

LINCOLN – A month after a major disaster declaration, more than $48 million in federal funding has been approved for Nebraskans recovering from flooding. FEMA has approved $19.2 million in individual assistance, which includes repairs and housin... Read More

MADISON, NE -- A Norfolk man has been imprisoned for driving drunk and causing the crash death of an 82-year-old woman in northeast Nebraska. Madison County District Court records say 36-year-old Jose Valdez was sentenced Friday to 24 to 25 years.... Read More

GRAND ISLAND — A former music teacher at Grand Island Northwest High School who is accused of taking more than $200,000 from the school’s show choir account appeared in court Monday. David Sackschewsky, 46, has been charged with theft and four... Read More

A North Carolina man was arrested by Lincoln police after they say he attempted to kidnap a 14-year-old girl and take her to live with him in Wisconsin. The 27-year-old man had been in contact with the girl through social media and chat ... Read More

Nebraska State Patrol troopers arrested a California man Saturday who is accused of driving under the influence of drugs while driving 4 mph and, later, 147 mph on Interstate 80. About 12:40 a.m., a trooper spotted a Ford Mustang driving... Read More

SOUTH SIOUX CITY, Neb. (AP) — A northeastern Nebraska renewable energy plant is suspending production so it can make repairs that its owner hopes will resolve ongoing discharge and odor problems, a company official said. Kevin Bradley,... Read More

BEATRICE – An Adams man and his son were injured in a motorcycle accident Friday night, which happened at about eight o’clock. Gage County Sheriff’s officers say the westbound motorcycle operated by 44-year-old Chad Yost hit a patch of loose... Read More

SHUBERT – UNL Herpetologist Dennis Ferraro encouraged citizen scientists to help monitor Nebraska’s salamanders and other amphibians during a Saturday presentation at Indian Cave State Park. Tiger salamanders are still found in Nebraska’... Read More

A 6-year-old Bellevue girl died after being hit by an SUV Sunday evening near South 25th and Harrison Streets, Bellevue police said. Paramedics tried to resuscitate the girl en route to Nebraska Medical Center, where she was pronounced dead. ... Read More