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Past articles by Tom:

Police say progress being made in two high-profile cases

Camisha Hollis disappeared in April, Jasmine Harris killed in June. → Read More

Victim in shooting last week has died

22 year old Keith Chambers was shot near 32nd & Bristol August 23rd → Read More

Five injured in North Omaha crash

OMAHA, Neb. (KMTV) - Omaha Police say speed and alcohol were factors in a Thursday evening crash in North Omaha that sent five people to the hospital. Police say 35 year old Thomas Weeks of Omaha was driving recklessly eastbound on Ames Avenue, when he tried to turn north onto 65th Street. Weeks' SUV was then hit by a car driven by 28 year old Elizabeth Heath of Kansas City, Missouri. Weeks was… → Read More

District Court judge Mark Ashford dies

Ashford found dead in his chambers Wednesday evening → Read More

Federal Agents arrest serial bank robber

25 year old Tyree Carney tied to robberies back to 2016 → Read More

Summer sports camp for blind and visually impaired kids

Camp Abilities Nebraska gives blind and visually impaired kids a chance to participate in sports. → Read More

Fire damages several garages at apartment complex

Papillion firefighters battled an fire that damaged several garages at a La Vista apartment complex Wednesday evening. → Read More

Police release photo of bank robbery suspect

First National Bank near 24th & Castelar held up Wednesday afternoon → Read More

Bellevue motorcycle crash injures two

Crash happened near 36th & Platteview Road. → Read More

Nebraska, Iowa Senators react to Kavanaugh nomination

Nebraska and Iowa's Senators have issued statements on President Trump's nomination of Judge Brett Kavanaugh to the U.S. Supreme Court. → Read More

11 year old dies from drowning in pool

LA VISTA, Neb. (KMTV) - Sarpy County deputies say an 11 year old boy who drowned in a private pool last month has died. Deputies say the boy went under June 23rd in a pool at the Cimarron Terrace Apartments near 96th and Harrison on June 23rd. Deputies say the boy died Monday evening. The boy's name has not been released as proper family notifications are being made. → Read More

Lineup change for Friday's Memorial Park Concert

OMAHA, Neb. (KMTV) - There's been a big change to the lineup for Friday's Metro Credit Union Celebrates America concert in Memorial Park. Due to unforseen circumstances, Survivor will not be able to perform. Taking their place will be BOSTYX featuring David Victor. Victor is the former lead singer/guitarist for the legendary multi-platinum band Boston. Omaha's own The Confidentials will open the… → Read More

King Penguin chick makes Zoo debut Thursday

The newest member of the Henry Doorly Zoo's penguin collection makes it's public debut Thursday. → Read More

School bus crash sends 15 to hospital

Omaha Police are investigating an accident involving a school bus this afternoon. → Read More

Deadly crash on Hwy 50 under investigation

Two dead, two injured in Monday crash. → Read More

Several hurt in Hwy. 50 crash

SPRINGFIELD, Neb. (KMTV) - Sarpy County deputies are investigating a multi-vehicle crash with several injuries at Highway 50 and Schramm Road. The crash happened around 4 p.m., Deputies have closed southbound Highway 50 just south of Highway 370 as the investigation and cleanup continues. Drivers are being asked to avoid the area. This is a developing story. Stay with 3 News Now for updates. → Read More

Arrest made in Gene Leahy Mall shooting

20 year old Markese Davis being held for probation violation → Read More

Lake Manawa drowning victim identified

Victim is 16 year old Edgar Gregorio Loarca Garcia of Omaha → Read More

Teen shot by deputy now in jail

18 year old Cameron Cottrell released from hospital and taken to jail → Read More

Three injured in Saunders County crash

MEAD, Neb. (KMTV) - Three people were flown to Omaha hospitals after a head-on crash in Saunders County. The crash happened around 2 p.m. Thursday on Highway 77 about three miles north of Mead. One of the cars involved caught fire after the collision. Two men and a woman were taken by medical helicopters to Nebraska Medicine and CHI Bergan-Mercy in Omaha. The crash remains under investigation. → Read More