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BNSF investigates coal train collision
BNSF investigates coal train collision

Train crews with Burlington Northern Santa Fe were uninjured after two coal trains collided Friday night.

Chadron Declares Snow Emergency, CSC Campus Closed

Chadron Declares Snow Emergency, CSC Campus Closed

The City of Chadron declared a snow emergency Thursday morning in response to the overnight snowfall.

First snowfall seen in Western Nebraska

First snowfall seen in Western Nebraska

The first snow of the season has made its way into Nebraska.

Prescribed Fire Planned For Agate Fossil Beds NM

Prescribed Fire Planned For Agate Fossil Beds NM

The National Park Service plans to conduct a prescribed fire, sometime over the next month at Agate Fossil Beds National Monument to reduce the amount of old dry vegetation and encourage the growth of the native prairie plants.

A Two-Vehicle Accident Tuesday Evening Results In Injuries

A Two-Vehicle Accident Tuesday Evening Results In Injuries

A two-vehicle accident took place on the west side of Broken Bow at approximately 6:45 PM, Tuesday evening.

McCook man killed in crash in Frontier County

McCook man killed in crash in Frontier County

Authorities say one man is dead after a car accident in Frontier County.

Long-term fix to Wyoming, Nebraska tunnel could reach $68M

Long-term fix to Wyoming, Nebraska tunnel could reach $68M

The cost of long-term repairs to a failed irrigation tunnel serving farmers in eastern Wyoming and western Nebraska could reach $68 million.

Scottsbluff woman is arrested for involvement in drug delivery ring

Scottsbluff woman is arrested for involvement in drug delivery ring

A Western Nebraska woman faces up to 20 years if convicted of involvement in a drug delivery ring in Scottsbluff.

Nebraska State Patrol: Teen killed in crash near Broken Bow

Nebraska State Patrol: Teen killed in crash near Broken Bow

The Nebraska State Patrol says a 16-year-old boy has died in a crash near central Nebraska’s Westerville.

Council decides not to adopt law barring feeding of animals

Council decides not to adopt law barring feeding of animals

Terrytown council members have decided to put off indefinitely a proposed ordinance that would have barred anyone from feeding geese, other waterfowl or other wild critters inside city limits.

Chadron Enticement Suspect Arrested In New Mexico

Chadron Enticement Suspect Arrested In New Mexico

A man sought by Chadron Police for the past three weeks in an investigation involving a minor has been arrested in New Mexico.

Multi-vehicle accident leaves camper tilting on it's side in Scottsbluff

Multi-vehicle accident leaves camper tilting on it's side in Scottsbluff

A car accident involving a camper and at least two other cars tied up traffic in Scottbluff Thursday morning.

Volunteers from McCook Work Ethic Camp help people in need

Volunteers from McCook Work Ethic Camp help people in need

Even though they never get the chance to meet the recipients of their efforts, volunteers from the Work Ethic Camp in McCook are happy to know they make a difference to adults and children who live in the community.

Court Filings Indicate Custer County Supervisor Doug Stunkel Possibly Associated With Extremist Group

Court Filings Indicate Custer County Supervisor Doug Stunkel Possibly Associated With Extremist Group

What does the Reformation Bible Puritan Baptist Church in Lebanon County, PA, have to do with a Custer County lawsuit?

Gering woman accused of stealing from Grandmother Convicted

Gering woman accused of stealing from Grandmother Convicted

A Gering Woman accused of stealing from her grandmother has been convicted.

State Patrol gives more info on Banner County crash

State Patrol gives more info on Banner County crash

A Kimball woman and three oil workers have been identified as the victims of a two- vehicle accident Monday morning in Banner County.

Prison Term Ordered In Chadron Drug Case

Prison Term Ordered In Chadron Drug Case

A Chadron woman has been sentenced to 4 to 8 years in prison on drug and child abuse charges stemming from a January search warrant raid and investigation.

Authorities say driver died after ATV flipped over on him

Authorities say driver died after ATV flipped over on him

Authorities say a Scottsbluff man is dead his ATV flipped in the Nebraska Panhandle.

Rivers returning to flood stage in northeast Nebraska

Rivers returning to flood stage in northeast Nebraska

Northeast Nebraskans are once against doing some river-watching, and they aren't taking any chances when it comes to the possibility of flooding.

Sidney Police help Colorado authorities search for missing man

Sidney Police help Colorado authorities search for missing man

The Sidney Police Department is assisting Logan County Colorado authorities track down a missing elderly man.

Colorado man imprisoned in Nebraska child sex case

Colorado man imprisoned in Nebraska child sex case

A Colorado resident has been imprisoned for sexually assaulting one of his art students in western Nebraska.

Canadian company cancels plans to expand in Sidney

Canadian company cancels plans to expand in Sidney

A Canadian company has cancelled its plans to buy Cabela's former distribution center and create 300 jobs western Nebraska.

Rivers expected to return to flood stage this weekend

Rivers expected to return to flood stage this weekend

The Missouri River, Elkhorn River, and Ponca Creek are all expected to reach moderate flood stage this weekend.

Police: Man who killed himself in Nebraska killed Iowa clerk

Police: Man who killed himself in Nebraska killed Iowa clerk

Authorities say they’ve determined that an Illinois man who shot and killed himself as he fled troopers in western Nebraska last month was the gunman who killed a Bettendorf, Iowa convenience store clerk a day before his death.

305 Acres Successfully Prescribed Burned in the Collons Allotment

305 Acres Successfully Prescribed Burned in the Collons Allotment

More than 300 acres of land were successfully burned south Chadron as part of a planned prescribed burn beginning last Thursday.

North Carolina man gets jail for Nebraska crash death

North Carolina man gets jail for Nebraska crash death

A North Carolina truck driver has been sentenced to a year in jail for the crash death of a 14-year-old girl in Nebraska.

Body of missing Sioux County man located

Body of missing Sioux County man located

Authorities say foul play is not suspected in the death of a Sioux County man whose disappearance prompted a search north of Henry.

Authorities say woman, 81, dies after being struck by pickup

Authorities say woman, 81, dies after being struck by pickup

Authorities say a woman was struck and killed while walking along a county road in southwest Nebraska.

Scottsbluff authorities looking for man that tried to rob delivery truck

Scottsbluff authorities looking for man that tried to rob delivery truck

Police in the Panhandle are asking for the public’s help in finding a man they say tried to rob the Scottsbluff Walgreens.

Scottsbluff schools lock down after attempted robbery at nearby Walgreen's

Scottsbluff schools lock down after attempted robbery at nearby Walgreen's

Schools were kept in lockout through the remainder of the day, which meant students were unable to leave for lunch.

Water restored to Wyoming, Nebraska irrigation tunnel system

Water restored to Wyoming, Nebraska irrigation tunnel system

Water has been restored to Wyoming and Nebraska farmers after an irrigation tunnel collapse cut off water flow last month.

Juvenile arrested for making terroristic threats toward school

Juvenile arrested for making terroristic threats toward school

Authorities in Central Nebraska have arrested a juvenile for making terroristic threats toward a school on Tuesday.

Medicine Valley Schools on lockout

Medicine Valley Schools on lockout

Medicine Valley Schools in Curtis remain in lockout Tuesday morning as authorities investigate a social media threat.

Cozad Looking To Build Off Successful 2018 Season

Cozad Looking To Build Off Successful 2018 Season

While it didn't quite end the way they wanted it to, the Cozad Haymakers are looking to build off a 2018 season that was an overall success.

New Grievance Filed Against Broken Bow Mayor

New Grievance Filed Against Broken Bow Mayor

The mayor of a central Nebraska city already facing legal troubles has yet another grievance to deal with.

Officials say county was overpaid for cable franchise fee

Officials say county was overpaid for cable franchise fee

A Panhandle county board must decide how to return more than $413,000 that was erroneously received for cable franchising fees.

Car Hauler Collides With Peanut Butter & Jelly Truck

Car Hauler Collides With Peanut Butter & Jelly Truck

Nebraska State Patrol Troopers and other response teams had to clean up a sticky situation along Interstate 80 today.

Man Found In Bar Parking Lot Dies, One Arrested

Man Found In Bar Parking Lot Dies, One Arrested

A man that was found in the parking of a Lexington bar has died, and one man has been arrested.

Nebraska State Fair preparing for 10th year in Grand Island, 150th year overall

Nebraska State Fair preparing for 10th year in Grand Island, 150th year overall

The Nebraska State Fair is celebrating its 10th year in Grand Island and its 150th year overall.

Nebraska Supreme Court justice Mike Heavican visits Fairbury, Hebron Monday

Nebraska Supreme Court justice Mike Heavican visits Fairbury, Hebron Monday

Nebraska Supreme Court chief justice Mike Heavican and several associate justices made a stop in Fairbury on Monday morning.

Fairbury homicide suspect granted continuance, bond reduced Monday

Fairbury homicide suspect granted continuance, bond reduced Monday

Grable's attorney, Scott Gropp of Wilber, requested another continuance of her case Monday, which was granted.

Crete mayor Roger Foster remembered for his 'passion and dedication' to the city

Crete mayor Roger Foster remembered for his 'passion and dedication' to the city

Crete mayor Roger Foster passed away Wednesday after a battle with lung cancer. City officials reflect on his dedicated service to the city over many years.

Bullriding comes to Custer County Fair

Bullriding comes to Custer County Fair

The Custer County Fair is rolling along.

UPDATE: Escaped Lincoln County Inmate found

UPDATE: Escaped Lincoln County Inmate found

An inmate who escaped from Lincoln County Detention last Wednesday has been captured.

Lexington police search for missing 14-year-old girl

Lexington police search for missing 14-year-old girl

The Lexington Police Department is looking for a missing child.

Body of one of the missing men from Guide rock found

Body of one of the missing men from Guide rock found

Authorities have recovered the body of one of two missing fishermen in south-central Nebraska.

Tornadoes spotted in Boyd County; winds cause damage near Spencer Dam

Tornadoes spotted in Boyd County; winds cause damage near Spencer Dam

An area of northeast Nebraska already hit hard by Mother Nature is recovering from severe weather again.

Furnas County authorities seek help in identifying suspect

Furnas County authorities seek help in identifying suspect

Furnas County Authorities are seeking the public's help in identifying a suspect in a series of break-in's and burglaries in Cambridge.

Child killed, another injured following electrocution near Elm Creek

Child killed, another injured following electrocution near Elm Creek

Two Elm Creek children were injured, one fatally on their grandparents property after an electrocution.

A man is arrested for arson in Kearney house fire

A man is arrested for arson in Kearney house fire

A house fire in Kearney ends with the arrest of the homeowner for arson.

Heat advisory warning - high temperatures set to hit Nebraska

Heat advisory warning - high temperatures set to hit Nebraska

The National Weather Service has issued a heat advisory warning for this Wednesday through Friday.  With record-high temperatures, this might be the perfect place for you and your family to cool off.

Nebraska Panhandle Average Wage Report; May 2019

Nebraska Panhandle Average Wage Report; May 2019

A report released by the State of Nebraska shows hourly earnings in Nebraska area are behind the national average.

Defense says Trail 'is not guilty,' murder charge can't be proven 'beyond reasonable doubt'

Defense says Trail 'is not guilty,' murder charge can't be proven 'beyond reasonable doubt'

Aubrey Trail's court-appointed attorney, Joe Murray, offered his closing statement Wednesday afternoon, pleading that the jury treat the defendant with fairness, and not let emotion drive their deliberations.

Prosecution alleges Trail dismembered his own story and killed Loofe intentionally

Prosecution alleges Trail dismembered his own story and killed Loofe intentionally

Both sides are beginning their closing arguments on Wednesday morning.

Trail: 'I am the one that caused Sydney's death'

Trail: 'I am the one that caused Sydney's death'

After a two-week absence, Aubrey Trail testified on Tuesday afternoon against his lawyers' wishes.

Kearney underwater after heavy rains

Kearney underwater after heavy rains

Evacuations are underway, sand-bagging has begun and highways are closed in Buffalo County.

Flooding shuts down Odessa; rivers forecast to exceed March levels this weekend

Flooding shuts down Odessa; rivers forecast to exceed March levels this weekend

ODESSA - The small town of Odessa lies about halfway between Elm Creek and Kearney. Tuesday morning there was really no way in or out of the town, as Highway 30 was shut down on both sides, and Highway 10-B was closed from the town south to Interstate 80.

Kearney Flooding shuts down highways

Kearney Flooding shuts down highways

Major highways were shut down Tuesday morning after heavy rains in central Nebraska overnight.

Sydney Loofe's death caused by "homicidal means," according to pathologist

Sydney Loofe's death caused by "homicidal means," according to pathologist

Dr. Michelle Elieff from Physician Laboratory in Omaha performed Sydney Loofe's autopsy in December 2017. The results of that autopsy were shared at Aubrey Trail's trial on Monday.

Loofe, Boswell Tinder conversation presented as evidence Wednesday, trial adjourned until July 8

Loofe, Boswell Tinder conversation presented as evidence Wednesday, trial adjourned until July 8

Trail, Boswell and a woman named "K.B." stopped in several different towns in mid-to-late November 2017 - just days after Loofe died.

Third woman from Trail's circle takes stand, talks about travels with he and Boswell in November 2017

Third woman from Trail's circle takes stand, talks about travels with he and Boswell in November 2017

A woman identified as "K.B." was on the road with Trail and Boswell in mid-to-late November 2017 - completely unaware that they had just disposed of Loofe's dead body.

Two witnesses, A.H. and A.G., give in depth, grisly details of time in Trail's group of "witches"

Two witnesses, A.H. and A.G., give in depth, grisly details of time in Trail's group of "witches"

Two witnesses who were involved in Trail's cult took the stand Tuesday, giving in depth and harrowing details of their time with Trail and Bailey Boswell.

Bohling Bound Over On Arson Charge After Tecumseh Poultry Barn Fire

Bohling Bound Over On Arson Charge After Tecumseh Poultry Barn Fire

Calendar Notation Says "Fire" On April 5

Aubrey Trail changed story in several interviews given to law enforcement, regarding Loofe's death

Aubrey Trail changed story in several interviews given to law enforcement, regarding Loofe's death

Trail gave 11-12 interviews to law enforcement between his arrest on Nov. 30, 2017 and the day he was charged on June 11, 2018. His story has changed some, but Trail has maintained that Loofe's death was accidental.

Edwards Shows Career Academy Can Succeed In Nebraska's Smaller Schools

Edwards Shows Career Academy Can Succeed In Nebraska's Smaller Schools

Dr. Edwards Heading To Grand Island With Career Academy Legacy

Records show Boswell, Trail buying hacksaw, trash bags hours before Loofe's disappearance

Records show Boswell, Trail buying hacksaw, trash bags hours before Loofe's disappearance

WILBER - New evidence presented Thursday at the trial of Aubrey Trail focused on Trail and Bailey Boswell's activities during the day on Nov. 15, 2017.

Aubrey Trail escorted out of court after slashing own neck, is back in custody

Aubrey Trail escorted out of court after slashing own neck, is back in custody

Trail shouted, "Bailey (Boswell) is innocent and I curse you all" before slashing his own neck on Monday morning. He's expected to be back in handcuffs on Tuesday.