KTIC NewsCenter Morning Update 5-27-22

KTIC NewsCenter Morning Update 5-27-22

State and local law enforcement will have high visibility patrols all weekend in northeast Nebraska. A COVID-19 vaccine for kids 5 and under could be approved next month. The staffing shortage is having an impact on Nebraska State Parks. ...these stories and others are here in this KTIC NewsCenter update.
Northeast Nebraska Troopers Prepare for Memorial Day Weekend

Northeast Nebraska Troopers Prepare for Memorial Day Weekend

May 26, 2022 (Norfolk, Neb.) — As travelers hit the road to mark the start of summer, troopers will be working to keep Nebraska roads safe during Memorial Day weekend. In northeast Nebraska, troopers will be teaming up with local law enforcement to patrol several major highways. The efforts include…
KTIC NewsCenter Morning News 5-26-22

KTIC NewsCenter Morning News 5-26-22

The West Point City Council has implemented the recently passed half cent increase in the sales and use tax. For the third straight month a leading economic indicator for Nebraska rose. Another free concert has been announced for the grand reopening of the Gene Leahy Mall in downtown Omaha. ...these…
Train derailment in Dawson Co this morning

Train derailment in Dawson Co this morning

RRN/ About 30 Union Pacific rail cars with coal derailed 2 miles southeast of Gothenburg around 7:30am Thursday. (Paul Pack/ KRVN Radio) Click here for photo album by Paul Pack/ KRVN Radio An eastbound Union Pacific train carrying coal from Wyoming derailed this morning about two miles southeast of Gothenburg.…
KTIC NewsCenter Morning News 5-25-22

KTIC NewsCenter Morning News 5-25-22

A Norfolk man was caught and charged yesterday after a two county high speed chase. Nebraska is part of a multi-state $19.2 million settlement with Ford Motor Company. A state audit found Douglas County overpaid and underpaid millions of dollars last year. ...these stories and others are here in this…
Norfolk Man arrested in High Speed Chase

Norfolk Man arrested in High Speed Chase

Just after 2:10 p.m. on Tuesday afternoon a pickup was observed by the Stanton County Sheriff’s office driving recklessly near 8th and Veterans in Stanton and was then observed spinning cookies in a private lot near 10th and Veterans throwing up large clouds of dirt and dust. The pickup then…
MercyOne Western Iowa introduces Military and Veterans Health Care

MercyOne Western Iowa introduces Military and Veterans Health Care

Sioux City, Iowa, May 24, 2022–MercyOne Western Iowa announces the launch of its Military and Veterans Health Care to provide high quality, compassionate and culturally competent care to military service members, veterans and their families. Through providing this care, MercyOne's health care providers and colleagues are trained to better respond…
Nebraska to Receive $260k Settlement from Ford Motor Company for False Advertising

Nebraska to Receive $260k Settlement from Ford Motor Company for False Advertising

LINCOLN- Nebraska Attorney General Doug Peterson today announced a $19.2 million multistate settlement with Ford Motor Company regarding claims that Ford falsely advertised the real-world fuel economy of model year 2013–2014 C-Max hybrids and the payload capacity of model year 2011–2014 Super Duty pickup trucks. Nebraska will receive $260,112.63 from the settlement.…