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Peter Kiewit Foundation grants relief funds to benefit Lexington area

Lexington Community Foundation (LCF) has received notification that they will be receiving disaster relief grant funding from the Peter Kiewit Foundation (PKF). Paul Ternes, PKF Program Director states the funds are to provide emergency support for f... Read More

Man convicted in Lincoln woman's slaying wants new trial

Wilber, Neb. -- A man convicted of killing a 24-year-old Lincoln woman wants a new trial. An attorney for 52-year-old Aubrey Trail cited irregularities at the trial, which ended last week with his being found guilty of first-degree murder and cons... Read More

Gov. Ricketts, State Leaders Debut Talent Recruitment Website

Check out the new talent website by clicking here.   LINCOLN – Today, during the Governor’s Summit on Economic Development, Governor Pete Ricketts unveiled a new website ( to recruit talent to Nebraska.  Nebrask... Read More

One-day flood assistance event in Dawson County Thursday

  Community Action Partnership of Mid-Nebraska is gathering resources and partnerships in Dawson and Gosper counties to provide relief for victims of the recent surge of flood waters in South Central Nebraska. A Multi-Agency Resource Center w... Read More

University employees told private data is on stolen laptop

Lincoln, Neb. -- University of Nebraska-Lincoln officials say personal and financial information on more than 900 current and former employees were contained in a laptop computer stolen from a university consultant who was vacationing in Rome. The... Read More

Numerous drugs found following multi-county pursuit

RRN/ A Dawson County Sheriff's deputy escorts a detainee at the Cozad Interstate 80 interchange following a pursuit on Tuesday July 16, 2019. Pursued vehicle in background. JULY 17, 2019 (NORTH PLATTE, NEB.) — Troopers with the Nebraska State P... Read More

NSP urges preparedness for excessive heat

JULY 17, 2019 (LINCOLN, NEB.)  — With extremely hot weather predicted for the next several days across much of the state, the Nebraska State Patrol (NSP) is urging motorists to be prepared. Plan ahead for your trip by packing a travel surviva... Read More

Canal breach threatens irrigation season for Nebraska, Wyoming Ag Producers

A breach on the Ft. Laramie Canal in Wyoming south of Ft. Laramie will force a stop to irrigation water deliveries for North Platte Valley ag producers on the south side of the river in both Wyoming and Nebraska. Jay Dallman, Public Affairs Repres... Read More

Arrest Made in Assault on Kearney Jogger

KEARNEY - Kearney police have made an arrest in an assault on a jogger on July 12. At approximately 11:00 p.m., on Friday Kearney officers were dispatched to the 2700 block of 8th Avenue in Kearney in response to an assault that had occurred at that ... Read More

Report: Speed, alcohol factors in crash that killed teens

Gretna, Neb. -- Investigators say they found evidence of alcohol use and excessive speed in a crash that killed four Gretna teenage girls and seriously injured a fifth. A report released Tuesday by the Sarpy County Sheriff's Office says the car wa... Read More

Information Open House July 30 for Improvements to  U.S. Highway 81 in Stromsburg

July 16, 2019 (Lincoln, Neb.) — The Nebraska Department of Transportation (NDOT) will hold a public information open house regarding proposed improvements to U.S. Highway 81 (US-81) in the City of Stromsburg, Polk County.  The meeting will be he... Read More

 PSC seeks to fill vacancies on 911 Service System Advisory Committee

  lincoln, July 16, 2019 – The Nebraska Public Service Commission (PSC) is accepting applications to fill two vacancies on the 911 Service System Advisory Committee (911 SSAC).   The two vacancies are for representatives in public safety (... Read More

Two people detained following Dawson County pursuit Tuesday evening

RRN/ A Dawson County Sheriff's deputy escorts a detainee at the Cozad Interstate 80 interchange following a pursuit on Tuesday July 16, 2019. Pursued vehicle in background.   Two people were taken into custody following a pursuit Tuesday ... Read More

Gov. Ricketts to host Nebraska economic development summit

Lincoln, Neb. -- Nebraska Gov. Pete Ricketts is set to host the state's annual economic development summit. Ricketts will also unveil a new website Wednesday designed to attract and retain talented workers. The Nebraska Governor's Economic Deve... Read More