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A former Fremont police officer was found guilty of third-degree sexual assault of a child following a six-day trial in Dodge County District Court.
The inmates who tested positive for COVID-19 are housed at the Nebraska State Penitentiary and the Diagnostic and Evaluation Center in Lincoln.
A Bellevue police officer surrendered to authorities Tuesday after being charged in an arrest warrant with tampering with evidence in connection with his girlfriend's 2018 death.
Security officers located a loaded handgun in the luggage of a North Carolina man Tuesday at an Eppley Airfield checkpoint.
The truck, a silver 2006 Ford F-350 valued at $500, was last seen Friday night. The vehicle’s tax exempt license plate is 1596 and Open Door Mission is written in gold letters below both windows.
The Walgreens worker gave officers a copy of the man's driver's license. Police discovered that he owns a vehicle matching the description of the getaway vehicle.
Kevin Kiesow, 53, of Colorado Springs, was taken to Ogallala Community Hospital, where he was pronounced dead. His cause of death was not made public.
An incendiary racist statement in the back window of a pickup truck in Lincoln has triggered a social media storm and death threats against the Nebraska owner of the truck and his ex.
The firefighters hope to raise $30,000 for MDA from online donations to the "Fill the Boot" effort, an Omaha fire union spokesman said.