Black Hills Energy Reacting To Flooding In Hamburg

HAMBURG, Ia. – March 18, 2019 - Black Hills Energy has activated its emergency response plan and is working with public officials and agencies regarding flooding in Hamburg. “Flooding presents ... Read More

Drone video shows widespread flooding near Peru

PERU, NE (News Channel Nebraska) - Drone video from around the Peru area still shows widespread flooding. The video taken on Sunday from the Missouri River northwest of Peru shows bridges near Bluff Drive and 642 Avenue in good shape, but coun... Read More

Flood notes: Platte River crests at Louisville; Postal delivery suspended in Plattsmouth, Hamburg

Nebraska and Iowa continue to reel from rising floodwaters that have devastated towns and crops and taken lives around the state. Get the latest updates from The World-Herald below. See the National Weather Service’s map of flood obse... Read More

UNK Pride of the Plains band marches in Ireland St. Patrick’s Day

LIMERICK, IRELAND (University of Nebraska Kearney) - The University of Nebraska Kearney's Pride of the Plains Marching Band performed Monday in the International Band Parade in Limerick, Ireland. The band also marched Sunday in the annual Sai... Read More

Livestock Indemnity Program For Storm Loss

There are many things on our checklist as we recover from these historic floods and blizzards from the past several day.  As we move forward, producers need to know the basics of the Livestock Indemnity Program and how this program may provide finan... Read More

Alda volunteers fill sandbags

ALDA, NE (News Channel Nebraska) - While most of the state's attention has focused on eastern Nebraska, several central Nebraska communities along the Wood River battled high flood waters. This is what it looked like at 2:30 in the morning Su... Read More

Highway 12 over the Niobrara sees devastating damage

NIOBRARA, NE (News Channel Nebraska) - Last week's flooding is making life difficult for almost everyone. Knox County Sheriff Don Henry says that his department has no way to respond to calls for service in extreme northwest Knox County becau... Read More

Police, prosecutors testify in Nebraska Legislature for tougher penalties for witness tampering

LINCOLN — Omaha police and prosecutors joined a state senator last week in pleading for help in cracking down on the harassment and threats that can prevent witnesses of crimes from testifying in court. “There is a saying in my commu... Read More

How to get to Omaha while steering clear of the floodwaters

As the Interstate signs will tell you, it’s best to check 511 for the latest road reports. But there’s already ample evidence to know that commuting to Omaha from parts of Douglas and surrounding counties has become more difficult.... Read More

Many Rivers Slowly Receding, Fears Remain

Omaha, NE.—Officials with the National Weather Service tell us that many swollen rivers in eastern Nebraska have begun to see their levels drop—slightly— but the constant pressure on many levees remains a concern. See Full Report Watch NCN in... Read More

Missouri River spills into Hamburg, Iowa, other cities; more rain could be on the way

Levee breaks occurred again Sunday as historic flooding continued in Nebraska, Iowa and nearby states. Conditions won’t be safe until water is off the levees, and that may not happen for days. On Sunday, the levee overtopped at Hamburg... Read More