The victims in the grain elevator shooting were identified as Sandra Nelson, 60, of Formoso, Kansas, and Darin Koepke, 53, of Hadar, Nebraska.
Patrick Kopke of Hastings also was ordered to pay $158,170 in restitution and perform 300 hours of community service as part of his sentence Friday.
The man's federal conviction for cyberstalking was a first in Nebraska.
“That's just not something that happens in a small, sleepy town. We’re pretty quiet, and so it really shook us.”
WALTHILL, Nebraska -- A pedestrian was killed early Thursday morning near Walthill, after she was hit by a vehicle driven by a Nebraska State …
As part of the state budget, the Nebraska Legislature established a program offering grants of up to $400,000 for feature films that are made in the state and meet certain criteria.
Hannah Marten-Schmitz, Age Now: 13, Missing: 10/16/2021. Missing From PIERCE, NE. ANYONE HAVING INFORMATION SHOULD CONTACT: Pierce Police Department (Nebraska) 1-402-329-4230.
Nebraska posted 3,980 new cases in the week ending Friday, down 12% from the previous week. But in some parts of the state, transmission levels are still so high that new surges are possible.
Nebraska has 50,000 job openings and a great quality of life, Ricketts said, and it's time to "tell the world our story" with a campaign that will initially target the Kansas City, Denver, Chicago and Minneapolis media markets.
Dorothy Reicks of Pierce and Joanne Thome of Wisconsin became pen pals about 73 years ago. Reicks, who has ovarian cancer, was surprised with a visit from Thome on last week in Grand Island.
SOUTH SIOUX CITY -- South Sioux City 8th grade students got the opportunity to create art outside of the classroom this month.
The $600-a-week federal unemployment benefit helped Nebraska keep its personal income at levels that would have been expected had there been no pandemic.
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Tanner Morgan threw for 209 yards and two touchdowns and Bryce Williams rushed for 127 yards and another score on Saturday …
The surplus is enough to wipe out a projected $101 million shortfall that stemmed from Nebraska's newest property tax relief program.
Jozef McAllister, Age Now: 16, Missing: 10/06/2021. Missing From LINCOLN, NE. ANYONE HAVING INFORMATION SHOULD CONTACT: Lincoln Police Department (Nebraska) 1-402-441-6000.
Gene Chinander, the father of Nebraska defensive coordinator Erik Chinander, was killed in a one-car accident Thursday in Iowa.
The Nebraska Power Review Board's proposal has created a firestorm of concern among public power utilities and some environmental groups. The proposal would give the review board final say over contracts with energy suppliers.
The order makes it easier for physical therapists, speech pathologists and others to get and stay licensed and also loosens restrictions on their ability to care for COVID-19 and other patients.
Sierra Kelly, Age Now: 17, Missing: 10/10/2021. Missing From OMAHA, NE. ANYONE HAVING INFORMATION SHOULD CONTACT: Omaha Police Department (Nebraska) 1-402-444-5600.
Lee Perez said that as he works to teach his students a new language, he also celebrates their backgrounds and cultures in the classroom.
Desiray Whitbeck, Age Now: 15, Missing: 10/05/2021. Missing From GRAND ISLAND, NE. ANYONE HAVING INFORMATION SHOULD CONTACT: Grand Island Police Department (Nebraska) 1-308-385-5400.
The website allows a person to search for an inmate in custody anywhere in Nebraska. People also can subscribe to custody change alerts to be sent via email or text.
The author of "A Gentleman in Moscow" talks about how he set the stage for his new 1950s-set adventure. Amor Towles' novels, including the bestseller "A Gentleman in Moscow" and his new "The Lincoln Highway," are so distinctive that they read like the works of different writers. In a way, they are. Towles resets each time he starts a new book. He always has several potential novels percolating ...
The number of Nebraskans hospitalized with COVID-19 remains elevated, averaging more than 400 a day last week. New daily admissions were down slightly, from 48 to 46.