• Clifford P. Wisinski, 46, of Omaha pleaded not guilty to possession of a deadly weapon, a Class III felony; and carrying a concealed weapon, a Class I misdemeanor.

The habitual criminal charge was also included, which could enhance the penalty for the felony to a minimum of 10 years in prison and a maximum of 60 years.

Wisinski was arrested in January following a traffic stop on U.S. Highway 75. Deputies discovered a set of brass knuckles wedged by the driver's seat.

Wiskinski is scheduled to appear in court again May 2.

• Jodi A. Hinton, 18, pleaded not guilty to possession of a deadly weapon, a Class II felony; and second-degree assault, a Class IIA felony.

Hinton could face up to 70 years in prison if convicted.

Hinton was arrested in February following a disturbance in the 2200 block of Davis Drive in Blair. Officers allege Hinton stabbed her brother over $5.

Hinton is scheduled to appear in court again May 2.

• Justin L. Sanchez, 19, of Omaha pleaded not guilty to possession of a controlled substance-alprazolam, a Class IV felony; and driving under the influence-first offense, a Class W misdemeanor. He could face up to two years in jail, nine to 12 months post-release supervision and up to a $10,000 fine if convicted.

He is scheduled to appear in court again May 2.