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Spike TV has scheduled a one-hour tribute to Bryce Dion, the COPS audio supervisor who was killed while on assignment in Omaha. Dion was a member of the COPS crew on the street with Omaha Police officers when they responded to a robbery at 43rd and Dodge.
SCENE. ANOTHER NORTH OMAHA MAN FIGHTS FOR HIS LIFE AFTER A SHOOTING SINCE HIM TO THE HOSPITAL IN CRITICAL CONDITION.
NEWSWATCH SEVEN. OMAHA GETS A 15 MILLION DOLLAR GRANT TO CREATE HIGH SPEED BUSES FROM DOWNTOWN TO WESTROADS.
On Monday an arbitrator issued a ruling in the long-running battle between the Omaha Firefighters' Union and the City of Omaha. A third-party neutral arbitrator found in favor of the union's position.
A nearly $15 million federal grant will help Omaha develop a new rapid bus service linking Westroads Mall with downtown and major employers in midtown. "When you have one in five people who don't have a car along this corridor, who are looking for work or are making sure they have reliable transportation, this rapid bus line is going to be a great option for them," he said.
LeAnne Morman is an Omaha native. Always interested in news and current events, she caught the broadcasting bug early at 16, when she began anchoring the morning newscasts at Omaha Northwest High School.
A member of the WOWT staff since 1990, Roger Hamer has covered everything from National Championship games to presidential visits. Omaha police were called out to investigate a reported robbery at Mutual 1st First Credit Union near 80th & Blondo on Monday morning.
Author Guy Spier teamed up with Mohnish Pabrai to bid on, and won, the annual Buffett lunch being auctioned of. Find out why he chose to move to Zurich, copy Buffett's original partnership fee structure and what the author does to stay sane during turmoil in the financial markets.
A North Carolina girl helped her family escape a fire at their home twice in a single day." It's fun being a hero," Sage, 7, told ABC affiliate WCTI.Sage... -- U.S. military forces continued airstrikes in Iraq this week, targeting ISIS forces near the Mosul Dam.
They're there when you need them the most: trauma workers on duty at all times. Now, there's a new man leading the effort at CHI Health.
Devin Kelly, who turns 23 on Monday, told police she was getting out of her vehicle near North 31st and Curtis avenues in Omaha just after midnight when she was confronted by three men who demanded money.
Stanton County Sheriff Mike Unger said 25-year old Marcus Kamrath was a passenger in a vehicle driven by 25-year Trey Finkral, also of Battle Creek. Finkral failed to stop at a stop sign and drove into the path of a northbound vehicle driven by 18-year old Joseph Burrows of Wayne around 7 p.m. Kamrath, who was trapped in the wreckage, was pronounced dead at a Norfolk hospital.
The three Omaha police officers who fired their weapons during an armed robbery at a midtown Wendy's restaurant return to work Monday. AS PEOPLE CONTINUE TO MOURN LOSS OF COPS TV SHOW AUDIO MAN... BRYCE DION...THE OMAHA POLICE OFFICERS... SHOOTING ... GO BACK TO WORK MONDAY.
V NEWSWATCH SEVEN'S AMANDA CRAWFORD REPORTS. A BRISK -- SUNNY SEPTEMBER MORNING.
Omaha police are looked for an armed robber who held up the Bank of the West near 132nd and Maple streets Saturday around 10:30 a.m. Dispatchers said he threatened clerks with a gun, but didn't use it. ON THE CRIME WATCH AT SIX..
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