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Man reportedly steals money from Omaha business

OMAHA, Neb. -- A business in Omaha was reportedly robbed Saturday evening. The Omaha Police Department said officers were dispatched to the Camelot Cleaners, 12131 Pacific St., around 4:50 p.m. on Saturday for a reported robbery. Officers said they talked to a store employee. The employee reported that the suspect...
OMAHA, NE
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Omaha man arrested on several charges

An Omaha man faces several charges, including possession of a controlled substance, following an incident Thursday night. Gregory D. Hatt, 67, of Omaha was stopped at about 8:26 p.m. near Military and Main streets. It was determined that he didn’t have a valid driver’s license. An investigation also resulted in the arrest of Hatt for driving under suspension, going the wrong way on a one-way street, DUI first offense, refusal to submit to a pretest, possession of marijuana less than one ounce, possession or use of drug paraphernalia and possession of an open alcohol container.
OMAHA, NE
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Food For Thought: History and ice cream in Papillion

Whether it's winter or summer, it's always a good time for ice cream. The Metro has lots of high quality ice cream shops, but one place in Papillion is also serving up some history with its sweet treats. Graley’s Creamery and Confections in downtown Papillion is a unique place to...
PAPILLION, NE
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TikTok trend causes an abrupt spike in car thefts in Omaha

OMAHA, Neb. (WOWT) - A new spike in car thefts is leaving many wondering if they’ll be the next victim. It’s become a big problem in Omaha and all across the nation. Like most of us, Sean Traver doesn’t like getting into a cold car. So, he lets it warm up before taking his son to school.
OMAHA, NE
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David’s Morning Forecast - Bitter cold and wind today

OMAHA, Neb. (WOWT) - Arctic air poured into the region overnight, pushing temperatures into the single digits, and even below zero in some spots. Winds never really let up, keeping wind chills in the -15 to -25 degree range to start the day. We may see a glimpse of sunshine this morning, but clouds will thicken back up keeping most of the day gray. The clouds combined with a steady north wind of 10 to 20mph will keep temperatures very cold. We’ll struggle to warm much with highs only topping out between 10 and 12 degrees in the metro.
OMAHA, NE
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Schmaderer: Criminal activity by police 'can never be tolerated'

One of the state’s top law enforcement officials is denouncing the actions by five Memphis police officers charged with 2nd degree murder in the beating death of Tyre Nichols. Police video of the beating was released Friday night, with graphic images showing the officers kicking and hitting Nichols with...
MEMPHIS, TN
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Tip leads to arrest of Papillion flasher

Four options presented for heavy truck traffic on North 30th Street in Omaha. A final report has been prepared on the four options the city is considering to address heavy truck traffic on North 30th Street in northeast Omaha. Hill Bros. truck driving school celebrates first class. Updated: 9 hours...
OMAHA, NE
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Victim identified in fatal Council Bluffs house fire

COUNCIL BLUFFS, Iowa — The Council Bluffs Fire Department has identified the victim in Wednesday night's deadly house fire. Officials said 70-year-old Gary Edison and his dog were found dead in the charred remains. Around 8:49 p.m., firefighters responded to the structure fire near Black Hawk Street and Huron...
COUNCIL BLUFFS, IA
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Two men arrested and charged in west Omaha bank robbery

A flasher was arrested, and a 14-year-old's fears relieved -- thanks to a Six On Your Side viewer. Four options presented for heavy truck traffic on North 30th Street in Omaha. A final report has been prepared on the four options the city is considering to address heavy truck traffic on North 30th Street in northeast Omaha.
OMAHA, NE
WOWT

Omaha apartment fire causes estimated $10,000 in damage

OMAHA, Neb. (WOWT) - An apartment fire allegedly caused by discarded smoking material was extinguished quickly, but not before causing some damage. According to the Omaha Fire Department, at 8:36 a.m. Saturday crews were called to an apartment fire near 35th and Dodge Street. Crews arrived and found a small...
OMAHA, NE
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Omaha Police release statement in response to Tyre Nichols beating video

(Omaha, NE) -- Friday night the Memphis, Tennessee Police Department released body cam footage of the fatal beating of Tyre Nichols and the Omaha Police Department has responded. Shortly after the video was released, Omaha Police Chief Todd Schmaderer released the following statement:. “As an agency we want to express...
OMAHA, NE
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Omaha nonprofit speaks against LB258

OMAHA, Neb. (WOWT) - Over the last decade, officials with Project Extra Mile noticed a decrease in the number of underage youth getting caught up in alcohol use. Now, they say the pandemic has reversed that trend. “Since the pandemic, it’s really increased because of isolation and not having school,...
OMAHA, NE
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Plattsmouth police searching for missing 68-year-old woman

PLATTSMOUTH, Neb. — The Plattsmouth Police Department is searching for 68-year-old Patricia Lanam. Lanam is a white female who is 5 feet, 6 inches tall, weighs about 132 pounds and has dark gray hair. Police said Lanam has dementia. She was last seen Friday night around 10:50 p.m. on...
PLATTSMOUTH, NE
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Omaha man arrested near Stanton for alleged stolen vehicle

SPURVILLE, Neb. -- A man from Omaha was arrested in northeast Nebraska for reportedly stealing vehicle. The Stanton County Sheriff's Office said they received a report around 10:30 p.m. on Friday that a stolen SUV from Iowa was traveling west on Highway 51, east of Wisner. Officials said the SUV...
OMAHA, NE