LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — President Barack Obama has declared a disaster in Nebraska following severe weather at the beginning of October.

A Winter Weather Advisory is in effect for most of the KIOS listening area until midnight.

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is preparing to cut releases from Gavins Point Dam to winter levels.

WAYNE, Neb. (AP) — Six weeks have passed since a tornado destroyed homes and businesses in Wayne, and some companies still don't know whether they'll reopen.

City of Omaha

The city of Omaha has 100 Public Works trucks and 100 contractor vehicles ready for snow.

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska Gov. Dave Heineman has issued an emergency declaration for parts of the state affected by tornadoes and other severe weather.

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A National Weather Service meteorologist says Friday evening's tornado-spawning storms in northeastern Nebraska and northwestern Iowa were unusual for this time of year.

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The National Weather Service says as many as nine tornadoes hit an area covering northeast Nebraska and northwest Iowa Friday evening.

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Governor Dave Heineman has issued an emergency declaration for the area surrounding Wayne after a tornado struck the northeast Nebraska town.

BIG SPRINGS, Neb. (AP) — The South Platte River looked like a trickle in Western Nebraska before the Colorado floodwaters began to arrive.