The world learned Wednesday about the beheading of American journalist James Foley at the hands of the group Islamic State. Foley was kidnapped in S...
SCOTTSBLUFF, Neb. (AP) _ A 19-year-old Nebraska man who faced a felony incest charge has taken a plea deal. The man pleaded no contest...
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) - Gov. Dave Heineman took an ice-cold shower outside his home to raise awareness about a devastating disease. Heineman com...
SIDNEY, Neb. (AP) _ A 16-year-old Nebraska boy who told officers he'd been texting before a fatal collision has been charged in juvenile court. ...
SCOTTSBLUFF, Neb. (AP) _ Nebraska authorities say a Texas-based mortgage company will be eliminating 90 more jobs at its Scottsbluff office in the Neb...
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) _ A new report says Nebraska's 2014 high school graduates scored higher on the ACT college entrance exam than students nationally a...
GRAND ISLAND, Neb. (AP) _ A 58-year-old Nebraska man who's already serving a life sentence for shooting his ex-wife to death has been given another li...
The 35th Annual Cozad Chamber of Commerce Farmer and Businessman Appreciation BBQ was held Tuesday evening. An Ag Service Award and Farm Family Award ...
Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack has highlighted the importance of rural entrepreneurs to the U.S. economy and said investments in them are helpin...
KRVN announcer Big Al Weekley has been nominated for an award by the International Bluegrass Music Association. Big Al joins four others in the...
Cheyenne County authorities say a petition has been filed in juvenile court against a 16 year old boy accused in an accident July 31st that ki...
COLUMBUS, Neb. (AP) _ The city is still looking for private parties willing to spend $750,000 or more to move and save Columbus' old Union Pacifi...
NORFOLK, Neb. (AP) _ The City Council has acknowledged that a tax hike will be needed to subsidize new hangars at the Norfolk Regional Airport. ...
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) _ A new report says Nebraska law enforcement officers have misused stun guns in several recent incidents. The ACLU o...
GREELEY, Colo. (AP) _ A Colorado energy exploration company is expanding into western Nebraska. Platteville, Colorado-based Synergy Resource...
CLARKS, Neb. (AP) _ Authorities say a 25-year-old Clarks woman has been killed in a traffic accident involving three vehicles. The Grand Isl...
NORTH PLATTE, Neb. (AP) _ A 57-year-old North Platte man suspected of posting some child pornography on a Facebook page is scheduled to be senten...
NELIGH, Neb. (AP) _ Willie Nelson and Neil Young will headline a concert next month in a Nebraska cornfield organized by opponents of a proposed ...
Lexington Police arrested the second suspect in a recent burglary investigation of a Lexington roofing company. More than $1,400 in roofin...
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) _ Nebraska police say they're investigating two pizza delivery robberies in as many days after teenagers stole two pizzas, cin...
KEARNEY, Neb. (AP) _ Some Kearney residents say they're concerned about a re-entry center for federal prisoners that could be built in the south-centr...
DAVID CITY, Neb. (AP) _ The Nebraska State Patrol is investigating a rollover crash that killed a 33-year-old woman this weekend. Autho...
A 22-year-old Lexington man who was convicted in the December 28, 2013 stabbing death of 21-year-old Douglas Matzar was sentenced to 14 to 25 years...
ARNOLD, Neb. (AP) _ Authorities have released the name of an Oklahoma man who died after a rollover accident in central Nebraska. Broken Bow...
NORTH PLATTE, Neb. (AP) _ North Platte authorities are investigating what led to the death of a man whose body was found near a parking lot of a ...
2010 Scotts Bluff County Fair Queen Jessica Littlejohn and her father have filed an amended lawsuit against three county entities and a rodeo stock co...
HASTINGS, Neb. (AP) _ Powerful storm winds have knocked down power lines and trees as hail pounded several parts of Nebraska. At least one ...
LINCOLN – The effort by a political party to be included in the general election in Nebraska fell short. The Tax Wall Street Party did not gather enou...
Severe thunderstorms moved through Nebraska Sunday from the north-central part of the state through south-central and central parts with heavy rain, h...
ARNOLD, Neb. (AP) _ Authorities are investigating a rollover crash that killed one person and injured another in central Nebraska. The Cust...
By Deena Winter from watchdog.org LINCOLN, Neb. – Eleven days after being informed by an assistant attorney general that a state Supr...
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) _ Nebraska lawmakers will have a new debate next year over immigration, an issue that could influence the 2014 governor's race. ...
WASHINGTON – U.S. Sens. Mike Johanns and Deb Fischer today confirmed that they are recommending to President Obama Robert Rossiter, Jr., of Omaha to f...
DAVID CITY, Neb. (AP) _ More than 1,000 people attended the funeral for Butler County Sheriff Mark Hecker. The 53-year-old Hecker was remem...
NORFOLK, Neb. (AP) _ Health officials in northeastern Nebraska are tracking down those who might have been exposed to a Norfolk student diagnosed with...
DAVID CITY, Neb. (AP) _ The Nebraska State Patrol is investigating a rollover crash that killed a 33-year-old woman this weekend. Authoriti...
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) _ Entrepreneurs who want to turn their recipes into businesses can get help from experts at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. ...
The Work Hard Play Hard Chevrolet Silverado went to Miller Saturday evening for the Fireman's BBQ at the Miller Community Hall. The BBQ meal was ver...
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) _ Union Pacific is again offering grants to help communities along the railroad promote safety. The Omaha, Nebraska-based ...
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) _ Nebraska's archery deer hunting season will open Sept. 1 _ the first time in 35 years the season has opened earlier than Sept. 15...
SCOTTSBLUFF, Neb. (AP) _ State troopers in western Nebraska will be conducting an enforcement exercise intended to encourage motorists to buckle ...
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) _ The Omaha Public Power District is warning utility customers about a phone billing scam. OPPD says the over-the-phon...
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) _ A University of Nebraska at Omaha dorm that was heavily damaged by fire earlier this year has been rebuilt and is ready for ne...
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) _ Nebraska officials are turning to hunters this year to ask their ideas about public land use in the state. The Ne...
A 56-year-old Lexington man has been arrested on a Dawson County Warrant for Felon In Possession of a Firearm. The case stems from August 5th di...
GRAND ISLAND, Neb. (AP) _ The Nebraska Game and Parks Commission will debut an interactive outdoor exhibit at this year's Nebraska State Fair tha...
Governor Dave Heineman and Nebraska Department of Correctional Services Director Mike Kenney Friday announced administrative personnel actions taken a...
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) _ A newly released report says Nebraska's preliminary unemployment rate inched up to 3.6 percent in July. That's a t...
Columbus, Neb. - There have been an increased number of phone scam incidents reported this week to the Nebraska Public Power District by NPPD customer...
HASTINGS, Neb. (AP) _ Adams County authorities say a county jail inmate found dead in his Hastings cell on Saturday had hanged himself. The ...
SCOTTSBLUFF, Neb. (AP) _ Nebraska authorities say two teenage girls have been injured in a one-vehicle rollover. Scotts Bluff County S...
FORT CARSON, Colo. (AP) _ Fort Carson is honoring two soldiers killed by a roadside bomb in Afghanistan last month. Soldiers are gath...
VALPARAISO, Neb. (AP) _ Authorities have released the name of a man who died after his pickup collided with a school bus carrying 11 children at...
KRVN Radio received three Pinnacle Awards of Excellence at Thursdays convention of the Nebraska Broadcasters Association. Jayson Jorgensen rece...
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) _ A Colorado man has been sentenced to 51 months in prison for his role in an operation that transported women across state li...
Two trucks collided Thursday morning at a rural Dawson County intersection resulting in injuries to both drivers and totaling both trucks. The Ne...
Two Nebraska FFA State Officers made a stop in Lexington today to be good will ambassadors for the program. Pictured here State Vice President Andrea...
(Lincoln, Neb.)- Construction is underway on a new state-of-the-art Crime Laboratory for the Nebraska State Patrol. The Patrol joined st...
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) _ The stock price of Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway company has topped $200,000 for the first time. Class A share...
MILWAUKEE (AP) _ Engine maker Briggs & Stratton Corp. is acquiring a Nebraska company that makes towable light towers, industrial heaters and solar-p...
STAPLETON, Neb. (AP) _ Authorities say a fire that menaced several homes has burned an estimated 150 acres of ranchland in western Nebraska. ...
NORFOLK, Neb. (AP) _ A student at a parochial school in northeast Nebraska has been diagnosed with tuberculosis, a contagious lung disease that's rela...
Authorities confirm one person is dead and two others are critical after a pickup collided with a school bus in eastern Nebraska's Saunders County. No...
Lexington Police are making in-roads on a recent burglary where more than $1,400 in roofing tools were taken from a Lexington roofing compan...
A 21-year-old woman reported being attacked at a Lexington party late Tuesday night. The told Lexington Police officers that she was stru...
LINCOLN – The Nebraska Chamber of Commerce & Industry, in cooperation with local chambers of commerce across the state, will present its annual legisl...
In wake of the city of Cozads decision to demolish the historic Rialto Theater, the community responded. Bailey Koch, a volunteer community membe...
From Ne Dept Health and Human Services: Lincoln-The number of suicides in Nebraska is nearly equal to the number of people dying as the resul...
The Two Rivers Public Health Department advises that a bat has tested positive for Rabies in the seven south-central Nebraska county area that it...
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Nebraska and Catholic Health Initiatives/Alegent still haven't settled their differences over pricing of medical services ...
KEARNEY, Neb. (AP) _ It could be several months before the flood-damaged public cafeteria reopens at Good Samaritan Hospital in Kearney. ...
SEWARD, Neb. (AP) _ A 56-year-old Washington man who had more than 83 pounds of marijuana in his car during a Nebraska traffic stop has been fine...
Butler County Sheriff Mark Hecker passed away Tuesday after suffering a heart attack last Friday. He just turned 53 this past weekend. ...
KEARNEY, Neb. (AP) _ The Kearney City Council has approved limiting where convicted sex offenders may live in the city. Kearney television...
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) _ A grand opening will be held this week for the conference center at Nebraska Innovation Campus, the new research and technology p...
NIOBRARA, Neb. (AP) _ The U.S. attorney's office says a northeast Nebraska woman has been sentenced to probation and community service after her convi...
Lexington City Council met Tuesday night in the council chambers. The council moved through the meeting quickly. A public hearing for a ...
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) _ A judge has allowed a compromise that will see the state's psychiatric hospital staff treat a man found too mentally unfit to ...
The Central Nebraska Public Power and Irrigation District says Johnson Lake water levels will vary this fall. Central plans to use the wat...
A Dawson County Area Housing Study was conducted by Hana:Keelan Associates. The study describes, past, present and projected demographics, economic an...
GERING, Neb. (AP) _ The Gering City Council has reprimanded a former member, citing her emails to other council members and derogatory comments s...
Cozad native Holly Mthethwa and her book "Hot Chocolate in June" will be at the Wilson Public Library, Friday, September 5 at 2:00 p.m. The Library ...
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) _ A girl accused of stabbing a fellow student at a Lincoln high school last year has entered a no contest plea to a felony assault ...
Lexington School Board convened in the City Council Chambers for their monthly meeting. The board made it a swift night as they made their way th...
OSMOND, Neb. (AP) _ Authorities say a northeast Nebraska man has died in a motorcycle crash involving a semitrailer. The Pierce County Sh...
KEARNEY - University of Nebraska at Kearney students now have a state-of-the-art facility to run, bike, climb, lift weights, take fitness classes or c...
KEARNEY, Neb. (AP) _ Residents of Kearney are cleaning up debris and damage after heavy rain Friday night caused flooding. The Kearney Hub re...
HASTINGS, Neb. (AP) _ The Nebraska State Patrol is investigating the death of a 39-year-old inmate at Adams County Jail in Hastings. Th...
SUTHERLAND, Neb. (AP) _ A 34-year-old woman has died from injuries she sustained in a single-vehicle crash in western Nebraska. The Nor...
BROKEN BOW, Neb. (AP) _ A booming economy in Broken Bow is prompting calls for a city manager who would oversee the central Nebraska's city's developm...
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) _ A Lincoln man running on the ``Tax Wall Street Party'' ticket has submitted signatures to try to qualify for Nebraska's U.S. Sena...
WASHINGTON (AP) _ A new study concludes that the much-debated Keystone XL pipeline could produce four times more global warming pollution than the Sta...
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) _ A southeastern Nebraska judge has ruled that a Kansas man's angry texts to his ex-girlfriend were enough to convict him of...
MCCOOK, Neb. (AP) _ McCook city officials will be asked to wait until next year to schedule a vote on whether to continue a 1.5 percent sales ta...
A Good Samaritan Hospital spokeswoman says it appears flash flooding early Saturday morning appears to have left their newly constructed kit...
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) _ Officials are looking to expand a Lincoln facility that serves Native Americans. The Lincoln Journal Star reports th...
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) - A vetoed bill that would have given nurse practitioners in Nebraska more independence will come up for debate again next year in ...
By DAVID MERCER= Associated Press= STOCKLAND, Ill. (AP) _ Small bridges across the soybean-growing Midwest can't handle fully loaded farm...
Late Saturday afternoon into the evening, the National Weather Service in Hastings reported storms moving along a line from northwest to southeast th...
BBB Scam Alert Summer Storms? Watch Out for Scam Contractors By Emily Patterson The storms that blow through during this time of year...