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Recent articles by Phil:

Sarpy County adding temporary stop signs at the intersection at at 84th and Platteview Road

There have been two fatalities at the intersection in the last year and a half → Read More

Iowa casinos, sports books taking legal bets

Iowa becomes the 11th state to legalize sports gambling → Read More

Lincoln woman loses 220 pounds in 18 months

Crystal Moore was named the TOPS International Queen Runner-Up after losing dropping from 450 pounds to 230. → Read More

Omaha school resource officers learning combat trauma first aid

As part of the "stop the bleeding" training, officers learned how to pack wounds, using a tourniquet and maintaining a person's airway. → Read More

Hamburg starting to rebuild Colonial Theater

HAMBURG, Iowa (KMTV) — In downtown Hamburg, numerous businesses suffered major damages from the flooding earlier this year. One of these businesses was the century-old Colonial Theater. Known for its famous $2 movies from Friday through Sunday nights, the theatre suffered around $100,000 worth of damage from the flooding. “This is the heart and soul, one of the oldest buildings here in town… → Read More

UNMC researchers leading the way in pancreatic cancer treatment

Omaha-native and Baseball Hall of Famer Bob Gibson is currently being treated for the disease → Read More

Pinnacle Bank Championship organizers are busy preparing course for next week's tournament

The tournament runs from July 18-21 at The Club at Indian Creek in Elkhorn → Read More

U.S. Women's National Team inspiring female athletes in Omaha

The program won its fourth Women's World Cup Sunday → Read More

Families enjoy Kids Day at the College World Series

The event included discounted general admission tickets for kids to attend Wednesday afternoon's game → Read More

Fans flock to Bellevue East to watch College World Series practices

The high school has hosted practices ahead of the College World Series for 30-plus years → Read More

New concession items available this year at the College World Series

The new items include two specialty hot dogs, lobster truffle fries and the return of the one-pound "colossal tot" → Read More

President Trump to visit Council Bluffs ethanol plant Tuesday

Trump is visiting the Southwest Iowa Renewable Energy facility, plans to discuss E15 fuel → Read More

Sarpy County Juvenile Justice Center seeks graduation gown donations

The gowns are worn by teens who weren't able to attend their high school graduation → Read More

Over the Edge fundraiser has daredevils rappel off 230-foot roofs

OMAHA, Neb. (KMTV) — Adventure seekers had the opportunity to rappel off the Highline Tower apartment buildings in Omaha this afternoon for a good cause. The event is called "Over the Edge" and the money goes to helping children through the group Greater Omaha Youth for Christ. People raise money and are "sponsored" to go down the side of the building. The organizer of the event says it's not as… → Read More

USL Omaha hosts round table with fans regarding team's crest and name

The soccer franchise is looking for fan's input on what they're looking for in a team name and logo → Read More

Shrine Bowl athletes interact with Shriners Hospitals patients

Athletes learn what it's like to attend hospital and how the children have dealt with their disabilities → Read More

Omaha Mavericks fans take over DJ's Dugout for NCAA Selection Show watch party

The Mavericks are in the NCAA Tournament for the first time in program history → Read More

Huskers and Hawkeyes fans flock to TD Ameritrade Park for rivalry game

The teams squared off on the diamond Friday morning in the second round of the Big Ten Baseball Tournament → Read More

Nebraska National Guard and Task Force One conduct joint training at Camp Ashland

More than two dozen member practiced missions involving rescuing victims from flooded homes → Read More

Phil in the Blank: Fred Hoiberg

LINCOLN, Neb. (KMTV) — In this segment of Phil in the Blank, reporter Phil Bergman sits down with Nebraska Huskers head basketball coach Fred Hoiberg to discuss his favorite foods, hobbies outside of work, celebrity lookalikes, alternate uniforms and more. Watch the interview in the above video. → Read More