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 2020-01-19 05:19 

KHGI

[ Lincoln, NE ]

Grand Island Liederkranz start 150th anniversary celebrations...

One of Grand Island's hidden gems reaches a milestone this year. The Grand Island Liederkranz, a local event venue is kicking off a year-long celebration. Members of the Liederkranz and the public were invited for the festivities. In November of 1870,...

 2020-01-19 04:52 

KPTM

[ Omaha ]

Democratic presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg hosts town hall in Council Buffs...

Democratic candidate for president Pete Buttigieg spent his Saturday on a multi-city tour in Iowa that included a stop in Council Bluffs. During the town hall, the former mayor of South Bend, IN covered a wide variety of topics including climate change, g...

 2020-01-19 03:37 

KHGI

[ Lincoln, NE ]

Kearney police respond to a burglary early Saturday morning...

According to the Kearney Police Department, a burglary took place at approximately 6 a. m. on Saturday at the Ampride/Kearney Liquor store on 2nd Avenue and 11th Street. However, this was not the first time authorities responded to the store. Just a few h...

 2020-01-18 23:04 

KHGI

[ Lincoln, NE ]

McCook Fire Department respond to a home fire overnight...

One woman is without a home after a late-night fire broke out on Friday. According to the McCook Fire Department, a structure fire was reported just before midnight at 510 West 1st Street. Upon arrival, fire crews reported heavy smoke and fire coming from...

 2020-01-18 22:46 

KHGI

[ Lincoln, NE ]

Hastings rodeos award volunteer, committee member of the year awards...

Dale Gartner was awarded the Oregon Trail Rodeo volunteer of the year award. Gartner has been involved with the Adams County Agricultural Society, the parent organization for both the Oregon Trail Rodeo and the Nebraska High School Finals Rodeo, since the...

 2020-01-18 22:20 

KHGI

[ Lincoln, NE ]

Sanitary sewer manhole reconstruction set for Jan. 21...

The City of Kearney and Midlands Contracting announced sanitary sewer manhole reconstruction will start Tuesday, Jan. 21 and be completed by Monday, Jan. 27. The following changes will be made during reconstruction: 13th Street will be closed to traffic f...

 2020-01-18 22:15 

KHGI

[ Lincoln, NE ]

Storytelling Festival kickoff at the Kearney Public Library Jan. 21...

Tuesday, January 21:Noa Baum will kick-off the festival at Kearney Public Library with "Stories for Families" at 7 p. m. for all ages. Baum is an award-winning storyteller and author who presents internationally. She works with diverse audiences a...

 2020-01-18 21:43 

KPTM

[ Omaha ]

One person dead after weather-related crash near Hershey...

One person has died after a two-car crash on Interstate 80 Friday near Hershey. Weather is believed to have been a major factor in the crash. According to the Nebraska State Patrol, a Ford Ranger pick-up lost control while traveling east on I-80 at mile m...

 2020-01-18 21:15 

KHGI

[ Lincoln, NE ]

Nebraska man in Kansas officer-involved shooting arrested...

The Kansas Bureau of Investigation says a Nebraska man involved in a fight with a sheriff's deputy who fired shots at him has been arrested. Authorities say the shooting happened early Saturday following a traffic stop near the west-central Kansas tow...

 2020-01-18 21:09 

KHGI

[ Lincoln, NE ]

UNL now offering hunting equipment rentals to public...

Want to try your hand at waterfowl or turkey hunting, but leery of the expense of buying blinds and decoys? The University of Nebraska-Lincoln has a solution. UNL's Outdoor Adventure Center is now offering that equipment for rent to the public. Rental...

 2020-01-18 21:04 

KHGI

[ Lincoln, NE ]

Inmate missing from Community Corrections Center-Lincoln...

According to the Nebraska Department of Correctional Services (NDCS), Jamie Bear left the Community Corrections Center-Lincoln (CCC-L) on Friday, Jan. 17 for his full-time job, but did not return to the facility, as scheduled, in the afternoon. Bear is de...

 2020-01-18 20:52 

KHGI

[ Lincoln, NE ]

One fatal I-80 crash among 200 other incidents on Friday...

At approximately 11:30 a. m. a Ford Ranger pickup lost control while traveling eastbound on I-80 at mile marker 164, near Hershey, according to the Nebraska State Patrol. The pickup was driven by 27-year-old Michael Krough of Colorado Springs, Colorado. T...

 2020-01-18 13:47 

KHGI

[ Lincoln, NE ]

Farmers say tax proposals bring needed relief...

Governor Pete Ricketts brings his pro-growth, tax friendly agenda to Hastings. "We need relief now," said farmer Lance Atwater after the governor's presentation. The young farmer listened intently, as Governor Ricketts pledged another half-bil...

 2020-01-18 05:00 

KNOP-TV

[ North Platte ]

Trump recounts details of Soleimani strike to donors...

While speaking at a GOP fundraising dinner, Trump offered new details about the strike that killed Iran's top military commander....

 2020-01-18 05:00 

KNOP-TV

[ North Platte ]

Scientists seek rare species survivors amid Australia flames...

Scientists fear that some of Australia's unique and colorful endangered species may not recover....

 2020-01-18 05:00 

KNOP-TV

[ North Platte ]

Gun-rights activists gear up for show of force in Virginia, governor declares state of emergency...

Second Amendment groups have identified Virginia as a rallying point for the fight against what they see as a national erosion of gun rights....

 2020-01-18 05:00 

KNOP-TV

[ North Platte ]

Fatal I-80 crash among 200 weather-related incidents Friday...

One person was killed in a two-vehicle crash on Interstate 80 Friday near Hershey. The fatal crash was among more than 200 weather-related incidents that troopers responded to Friday....

 2020-01-18 05:00 

KNOP-TV

[ North Platte ]

New Space Force uniforms are camo, but why?...

Space Force unveiled its new uniforms on Friday. They look a lot like what the other branches of the military are wearing....

 2020-01-18 05:00 

KNOP-TV

[ North Platte ]

Lebanon police fire tear gas at protesters amid Beirut riots...

Riots broke out Saturday during a march against the ruling elite....

 2020-01-18 05:00 

KNOP-TV

[ North Platte ]

Prince Harry, Meghan to give up ‘royal highness’ titles...

Meghan and Harry are no longer working members of the British royal family....

 2020-01-18 05:00 

KNOP-TV

[ North Platte ]

House Dems to outline case for removing Trump from office...

President Donald Trump faces charges of abuse of power and obstructing Congress, stemming from his pressure on Ukraine to investigate Democratic rivals as he was withholding military aid....

 2020-01-18 05:00 

KNOP-TV

[ North Platte ]

Thousands gather for Women’s March rallies across the US...

Thousands of people are gathering in cities across the country as part of the nationwide Women's March rallies....

 2020-01-18 05:00 

KNOP-TV

[ North Platte ]

Winter storm brings heavy snow, ice to Midwest, Northeast...

A winter storm that's brought snow and sleet to the Midwest and Plains is creating travel headaches after airlines canceled flights and officials shut down major roads....

 2020-01-18 05:00 

KNOP-TV

[ North Platte ]

Mexico blocks hundreds of migrants from crossing border span...

Mexican authorities have closed a border entry point in southern Mexico after thousands of Central American migrants tried to push across a bridge....

 2020-01-18 05:00 

KNOP-TV

[ North Platte ]

Gun enthusiasts attend The Ogallala Gun Show...

Dozens of vendors filled the Keith County Fairgrounds with various types of firearms....

 2020-01-18 05:00 

KNOP-TV

[ North Platte ]

The search for a Beaver City man scaled back...

The search for a missing Furnas County man has been scaled back according to The Furnas County Sheriff's Office....

 2020-01-18 05:00 

KNOP-TV

[ North Platte ]

Warrant for Odell Beckham Jr. rescinded in butt-swat case...

The New Orleans Police Department says a misdemeanor simple battery warrant for Cleveland Browns wide receiver and former LSU star Odell Beckham Jr. has been rescinded....

 2020-01-18 05:00 

KNOP-TV

[ North Platte ]

Boy arrested after shooting that killed 4 in small Utah town...

Police in Utah say a boy opened fire inside a home, killing three children and a woman....

 2020-01-18 05:00 

KNOP-TV

[ North Platte ]

Better Business Bureau warns of scam targeting Microsoft Windows users...

A scam is making the rounds that's tied to the recent end of technical support for Microsoft's Windows 7 computer operating system....

 2020-01-18 04:24 

KHGI

[ Lincoln, NE ]

Candlelight vigil held to remember loved ones who've passed away by suicide...

Suicide is a subject many are afraid to talk about or even acknowledge, but one group in Grand Island came together to offer support for one another. "He was very outgoing and he never wanted to see anyone sad, he always wanted to see everyone happy,&...

 2020-01-18 03:14 

KPTM

[ Omaha ]

Truck drivers navigate through snowy roads...

The wet and snowy roads are hard enough to maneuver in a regular car. so just imagine having 30,000 extra pounds behind you. Even the tiniest wrong move can mean a disaster. "The conditions were bad today here. I delivered into Omaha this morning and ...

 2020-01-18 03:06 

KHGI

[ Lincoln, NE ]

Search for Furnas County man with Alzheimer's continues...

The weather created major challenges in the search for a missing Beaver City man. Larry Hardenbrook has Alzheimer's and has not been seen since Tuesday night, where he walked out of a house without his coat. On Friday, January 17, the cold and ice cau...

 2020-01-18 02:40 

KHGI

[ Lincoln, NE ]

Poor weather causes multiple accidents on Interstate 80...

Travel conditions have been less than favorable today as they've caused several accidents around the tri-cities. Most of those accidents occurred on I-80, including a semi-truck that completely blocked eastbound lands for some time. I spoke with Serge...

 2020-01-18 01:18 

KPTM

[ Omaha ]

2 men accused of throwing dog into ice-covered lake charged...

Two Elmwood men accused of repeatedly throwing a dog into an ice-covered lake have been charged with animal cruelty. The Gosper County Sheriff's Office said in a news release Friday that James Pollock, 28, and Austin Vanburen, 19, were charged Jan. 7 ...

 2020-01-18 01:02 

KHGI

[ Lincoln, NE ]

Two men accused of throwing dog into ice-covered lake charged...

Authorities in southeastern Nebraska say two Elmwood men accused of repeatedly throwing a dog into an ice-covered lake have been charged with animal cruelty. The Gosper County Sheriff's Office says 28-year-old James Pollock and 19-year-old Austin Vanb...

 2020-01-17 23:48 

KPTM

[ Omaha ]

Snow operations in Omaha will end midnight...

The Omaha Public Works Department (OPW) made the announcement midday on Friday. OPW say at midnight snow operations will end in Omaha. They say property owners have 24 hours after midnight to clear sidewalks from any snow from the storm Friday. If they do...

 2020-01-17 23:15 

KPTM

[ Omaha ]

TSA: Arizona man tried to board Omaha flight with loaded gun...

An Arizona man was allowed to board his flight after a loaded handgun was found in his bag at a security checkpoint at Eppley Airfield in Omaha, federal authorities said Friday. A news release from the federal Transportation Security Administration said t...

 2020-01-17 22:52 

KHGI

[ Lincoln, NE ]

TSA: Arizona man tried to board Omaha flight with loaded gun...

Federal authorities say an Arizona man was allowed to board his flight after a loaded handgun was found in his bag at a security checkpoint at Eppley Airfield in Omaha. A news release Friday from the federal Transportation Security Administration says the...

 2020-01-17 22:47 

KHGI

[ Lincoln, NE ]

Hitchcock County man arrested for child enticement...

Investigators with the Nebraska State Patrol Technical Crimes Division have arrested a Palisade man for child enticement by electronic device. According to the Nebraska State Patrol (NSP), on Friday investigators served a search warrant at a residence at ...

 2020-01-17 22:39 

KPTM

[ Omaha ]

La Vista Police arrest driver for DWI...

In the middle of a snowstorm, an officer arrested a person under the influence on Friday. Police say an officer saw a person high centered on a median. While trying to help, the officer noticed the driver being under the influence they say. Officers say t...

 2020-01-17 22:19 

KHGI

[ Lincoln, NE ]

Gov. Ricketts issues a statement in observance of Martin Luther King, Jr Day...

On Friday, Jan. 17, Governor Pete Ricketts issued the following statement in observance of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day which is celebrated on Monday, Jan. 20. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. confronted racial injustice with steadfast courage and a principled ...

 2020-01-17 22:14 

KHGI

[ Lincoln, NE ]

Snow, freezing rain rake eastern Nebraska on Friday...

A winter weather system moving across the country is dropping snow, sleet and freezing rain on eastern Nebraska. Most schools in the region canceled classes and activities Friday ahead of the storm system. Most residents awoke Friday to a blanket of snow ...

 2020-01-17 22:08 

KHGI

[ Lincoln, NE ]

USDA invests $5.7M in broadband for rural Nebraska communities...

On Friday, Jan. 17, the U. S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) Marketing and Regulatory Programs Under Secretary Greg Ibach announced that USDA has invested $5. 7 million in a high-speed broadband infrastructure project that will create or improve rural e...

 2020-01-17 21:50 

KPTM

[ Omaha ]

Metro bus service to end early Friday night...

Omaha's Metro bus service will end early Friday night. Officials say regular bus service will end at 7p. m. It's not certain as of this writing when regular service will start on Saturday. Metro's websitesays officials will decide later Friday...

 2020-01-17 21:10 

KPTM

[ Omaha ]

Over 100 piglets died in semi-trailer crash near Des Moines...

More than 100 piglets died Thursday when a semi-trailer carrying about 1,700 of the animals overturned on a freeway just north of Des Moines. Tom Colvin, chief executive officer of the Animal Rescue League of Iowa, said Friday about 100 piglets were found...

 2020-01-17 20:22 

KPTM

[ Omaha ]

Travel 'not advised' along I-80 east of the Missouri River...

Iowa's department of transportation issued a warning Friday: It's 'not advised' to drive on I-80 east of the Missouri River. This warning extends for nearly 100 miles east to Stuart. Travel not advised east of the Missouri River (PHOTO: Io...

 2020-01-17 20:13 

KHGI

[ Lincoln, NE ]

Pet of the Week: Boo Boo and Little Bear...

The Pet of the Week fromKearney Area Animal Shelter is Boo Boo and Little Bear. The two kittens are a bonded pair and must find a forever home together. If you can open your home and your heart to two sweet little girls, please meet us at KAAS today! To v...

 2020-01-17 20:05 

KHGI

[ Lincoln, NE ]

Neighbor to Neighbor on Jan. 19-20 to help farm families in distress...

Richard Kirchhoff with the Farm Credit Services of America, joined the studio to share the upcoming Neighbor to Neighbor,"Momma Told Me There'd Be Days Like This with Mark Mayfield" event. The event will be hosted in three locations on Jan. 19...

 2020-01-17 19:48 

KHGI

[ Lincoln, NE ]

Teen accused in Grand Island stabbing has case moved to higher court...

A 14-year-old boy accused of stabbing another teen in September has his cased moved to a higher court to prepare for trial. Hall County Court records show Keean Flores was arrested on charges of attempted first-degree murder, first-degree assault and use ...

 2020-01-17 19:10 

KHGI

[ Lincoln, NE ]

Lincoln police ask for help identifying vandal in his teens to 20s...

On Wednesday, Jan. 15, a passerby called police to report seeing racial epithets painted on the South Street Temple at 2061 S 20th Street. When the officer arrived, they observed an unknown individual(s) had used orange paint to draw a swastika on the fro...

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