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Recent articles by Jacob:

Crews respond to fire at Omaha apartment complex

Omaha Fire crews responded to a fire at an apartment complex Sunday afternoon. → Read More

Man sentenced for sexually assaulting child dies in Nebraska prison

An inmate at the Nebraska State Penitentiary died Saturday. → Read More

Sarpy County inmate dies in jail

A Sarpy County inmate was found unresponsive Friday. → Read More

5 arrested in Cass County for conspiracy to distribute fentanyl

Several residents of Cass County have been arrested for fentanyl-related crimes. → Read More

Omaha Police reminds residents of fireworks ordinance

Omaha’s ordinance allows fireworks at certain times of the day. → Read More

Sarpy County to raise starting wage of corrections officers

Sarpy County has a new contract that increases the wage of corrections officers. → Read More

Omaha gas prices rise to average of $4.91 per gallon while national average falls

Gas prices continue to steadily climb in Omaha. → Read More

New York man arrested after crash kills Scottsbluff woman

A New York man has been arrested after law enforcement says he caused a car crash that killed a Scottsbluff woman. → Read More

Omaha Fire Department: Homeowner arrested after intentionally starting fire in house

An Omaha homeowner was arrested after fire investigators claim they intentionally set a fire in their house. → Read More

Omaha fire crews respond to Friday morning house fire

Fire crews responded to a small house fire that produced a large amount of smoke Friday morning. → Read More

Douglas County Health Department offers backyard pool safety tips

As the summer heat arrives, county officials are urging people to stay safe at their backyard pools. → Read More

Gov. Ricketts announces formation of new State Operations Center

Nebraska has a new State Operations Center that will help manage the state’s highway network. → Read More

Omaha Police: Woman stabbed with scissors early Tuesday morning

One person was injured in a stabbing early Tuesday morning. → Read More

Salvation Army of Omaha opens two cooling centers in response to extreme heat

The Salvation Army has opened cooling centers to help people beat the heat. → Read More

Health experts share safety tips as high temperatures expected in Omaha Monday

As the weather is expected to warm up considerably, the Douglas County Health Department is sharing advice on keeping cool. → Read More

Nebraska State Patrol: Hastings man arrested after troopers find 17 ounces of meth during traffic stop

One person was arrested after he was allegedly found with 17 ounces of meth. → Read More

Omaha Police: One injured in early Sunday shooting

Police say one person was injured in a shooting incident early Sunday morning. → Read More

More than 150 violations reported during surprise vehicle inspections in Sarpy County

The Nebraska State Patrol held surprise truck inspections in Sarpy County. → Read More

Public invited to meetings on new Nebraska flood risk maps

Public meetings will be held in Omaha to inform residents of new flood maps. → Read More

Iowa Secretary of State launches webpage debunking election myths

On the day of the primary election, officials in Iowa are trying to counter election misinformation. → Read More