LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — The winning numbers in Saturday evening's drawing of the Nebraska Lottery's "Pick 5" game were:
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Gov. Pete Ricketts has expanded to all 93 Nebraska counties an enforceable order that limits gatherings to fewer than 10 and closes many non-essential businesses and services.
VALENTINE, Neb. (AP) — The federal parks service has announced the closure of the Niobrara National Scenic River visitors center in Valentine as officials seek to slow the spread of the novel coronavirus.
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The Simeon family was heading home to Omaha from a Smoky Mountains vacation when Kim Simeon spotted a social media post from the Nebraska Humane Society, pleading with people to consider fostering a pet amid concerns about how the coronavirus would affect operations.
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Ten workers at a central Nebraska beef plant have tested positive for the new coronavirus as the number of confirmed cases continues to rise, public health officials announced Friday.
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — The Nebraska Supreme Court has again rejected a post-conviction appeal by a man on the state's death row for raping and killing a teenage newspaper carrier in western Nebraska in 2003.
PAPILLION, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska Christian College has too few students to sustain operations so it must close at the end of this semester, officials said.
COLUMBUS, Neb. (AP) — Deputies found and arrested a man suspected of leaving the scene near Columbus after his pickup truck fatally struck a woman walking on a street, authorities said.
BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — Major construction projects moving forward along the U.S. borders with Canada and Mexico are raising fears the coronavirus could race through temporary work camps and spread to rural communities unable to handle an outbreak.
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Prisons officials on Thursday announced that all staff and visitors to the Nebraska Department of Correctional Services building in Lincoln will be required to now wear masks as officials seek to slow the spread of COVID-19.
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A state senator whose Omaha law practice often takes him into the Douglas County Courthouse has raised the volume of his calls to close it, citing the COVID-19 diagnosis of a prosecuting attorney.
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska saw another record-setting surge in unemployment claims last week as the new coronavirus forced more businesses to close and lay off workers, according to new data released Thursday.
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A former Omaha TV weatherman and spokesman for a former mayor has been accused of emailing death threats to the director of Douglas County Health Department over her handling of the new coronavirus outbreak.
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Gov. Pete Ricketts issued a stern warning Wednesday to try to pressure Nebraskans into taking steps to keep the coronavirus from spreading, but he reiterated that he won't impose a stay-at-home order as at least 31 other states have done.
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A survey of supply managers in a nine-state region of the Midwest and Plains is showing more signs of the coronavirus pandemic's disruptive economic impact.
BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — A Canadian company said Tuesday it plans to start construction of the disputed Keystone XL oil sands pipeline through the U.S. Midwest in April, after lining up customers and money for a proposal that is bitterly opposed by environmentalists and some American Indian tribes.
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — The COVID-19 pandemic has forced the cancellation of May graduation ceremonies at the state's four University of Nebraska system campuses, officials said.
GORDON, Neb. (AP) — The Nebraska State Patrol and Sheridan County Sheriff's Office are investigating a shooting death from earlier this month that officials believe was accidental.
O'FALLON, Mo. (AP) — With flood concerns already high in the Midwest, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is warning that many levees on the Missouri and Kansas rivers that were damaged during devastating floods last spring remain vulnerable to high water.
COUNCIL BLUFFS, Iowa (AP) — An 18-year-old robbery suspect who fled early Monday from Iowa officers by running west across a pedestrian bridge over the Missouri River was captured on the Nebraska side, authorities said.
BROKEN BOW, Neb. (AP) — A state prisoner briefly escaped while being transported from Lincoln to Valentine for a court hearing, authorities said.
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Gov. Pete Ricketts on Monday extended Nebraska's statewide restrictions on social gatherings until at least April 30 and urged residents to brace for another "tough month” in April, when the number of new coronavirus cases is expected to peak.
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A 22-year-old Lincoln man has been sentenced to 64 to 70 years in prison for shooting to death a Lincoln resident near the University of Nebraska-Lincoln's East Campus.