LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) _ Nebraska Secretary of State John Gale has rejected a request that he remove a proposed constitutional amendment authorizing machi...
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) _ Nebraska lawmakers may have to add money to the state's general fund when they convene next year. A legislative re...
A little after 9:20 p.m. Tuesday night a call was made that the City Maintenance Building in Gibbon was in flames. A wire in the engine compartment in...
COLUMBUS, Neb. (AP) _ A 58-year-old Columbus man has pleaded no contest to charges he stabbed his wife and initiated a two-hour standoff with pol...
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) _ Work is scheduled to begin next week on Interstate 80 in northwest Lincoln. The project includes reconstructing th...
The Nebraska State Patrol, conducted surprise commercial vehicle inspections Tuesday, July 22, in North Platte. The surprise inspections targeted comm...
KEARNEY - The University of Nebraska at Kearney is accepting entries for its 2014 Homecoming and Band Day Parade. Hosted by Loper Programming...
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) _ The Nebraska Forest Service has allocated $187,000 in federal grants for volunteer fire departments. The service ...
SCOTTSBLUFF, Neb. (AP) _ A jury has returned a guilty verdict in the case of a man charged with armed robbery of a Scottsbluff convenience store in Ja...
Lexington City Council met Tuesday night in the council chambers. The council awarded a contract to Dawson Area Development to oversee the CDBG projec...
A 50-year-old Highlands Ranch, Colorado woman suffered a cut to her leg Tuesday afternoon following a boating accident at Johnson Lake. Joh...
LINCOLN -- A 5-month-old female mountain lion was shot south of Chadron in Dawes County on Saturday, July 19. A man reported noticing t...
A splash pad is set to be constructed in the small community of Loomis. The pad will be for all ages and construction is to begin spring of 2015 ...
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) _ New airport stations designed to serve a firefighting plane in rural Nebraska are now up and running. The Nebraska...
Firefighters from multiple fire departments responded to a fire early Tuesday at Oregon Trail John Deere on Highway 74 east of Fairfield. Fairfield Fi...
Two Rivers Public Health Department wants you to know that mosquitoes testing positive for West Nile virus have been found in Phelps County. At t...
ST. PAUL, Neb. (AP) _ Authorities say they're investigating a wreck that killed a 21-year-old Nebraska man. The Howard County Sheriff's...
Holdrege -- Carol Rapstine has been hired as the new Executive Director of the Holdrege Area Chamber of Commerce. She will begin her tenure with the o...
Reducing the number of hours the Elwood Post Office customer service window is open, is not sitting well with local and Johnson Lake resi...
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) _ The recent cool, dry weather helped Nebraska farmers who are harvesting wheat. The U.S. Department of Agriculture says a...
The Racial Amendment to the Cozad Police Department Policy was approved at Monday Evening's Cozad City Council Meeting. Police Chief Randy A...
A 32-year old Wallace man was injured in a one-vehicle rollover accident Friday night on Highway 23, next to the Perkins/Lincoln County line. ...
LYONS, Neb. (AP) _ The Center for Rural Affairs in Lyons is getting a $99,000 federal grant to provide training and business assistance to two small b...
Nebraska State Patrol Troopers arrested a single motorist for DWI while citing 17 juveniles for MIP as part of special enforcement efforts held during...
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) _ Federal investigators say overloaded storage bins on the roof of an Omaha livestock feed manufacturer's plant caused the building c...
The popular television show, How It's Made, filmed for two days in Central Nebraska. Broken Bow's Sargent Pipe Company was selected to be featured on ...
KEARNEY, Neb. (AP) _ One of the consultants for the movie "The Horse Whisperer" will demonstrate his techniques as part of the Nebraska Grazing C...
A hay trailer overturned Monday morning at 7th & Lake in Gothenburg. The mishap was reported shortly before 9:30 a.m. Nebraska State Trooper Nathan...
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) _ Some of the most intense heat of the summer so far is expected in Nebraska and Iowa, so forecasters are urging people to take preca...
FULLERTON, Neb. (AP) _ A 16-year-old Fullerton boy has died after being ejected from a car during a rollover crash in central Nebraska. The...
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) _ The University of Nebraska plans to ask lawmakers to approve a 5 percent increase in state aid next year to help pay for key init...
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) _ Lincoln police are investigating a crash that killed a 21-year-old woman when the motorcycle she was riding on struck an SUV. ...
DENVER (AP) _ Hundreds gathered for a rally at the State Capitol and a march through downtown Denver to call for an end to what they called humanitar...
OMAHA, Neb. (AP)_ A judge's finding that a man convicted of killing four people in Omaha is not mentally fit enough for sentencing means that Nikko J...
BROKEN BOW, Neb. (AP)_ A Custer County man sentenced to life in prison last month for kidnapping and assaulting his ex-wife has been denied a new tria...
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP)_ The University of Nebraska Board of Regents has approved the merger of its engineering departments in Lincoln and Omaha, despite t...
HRABOVE, Ukraine (AP) _ A separatist leader in eastern Ukraine says rebels have recovered the black boxes for the downed Malaysia Airlines Flight 17....
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) _ A Lincoln woman who translated bank information into English for an elderly woman has been accused of stealing more ...
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) _ The Nebraska Game and Parks Commission is asking hunters buying their deer permits to consider also making a tax-deductible...
COUNCIL BLUFFS, Iowa (AP) _ An Omaha, Nebraska man has been sentenced to 10 years in prison by an Iowa federal judge for sex trafficking. ...
Senator Mike Johanns says he is working toward a humane solution to stem the influx of unaccompanied children who are crossing the southern bor...
GRAND ISLAND, Neb. (AP) _ Officials say a fire that destroyed a building in downtown Grand Island was caused by an electrical cord failure. ...
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) _ A southeast Nebraska man has been sentenced to 23 years in federal prison for producing child pornography. Debo...
A number of unaccompanied children are coming across the United States Border, and being placed in communities across the country. U.S. Senator Mike J...
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) _ Advocates for the unaccompanied immigrant children who were placed in Nebraska are warning that Gov. Dave Heineman's recent comme...
COLUMBUS, Neb. (AP) _ A 38-year-old man has been sent to prison for sexually assaulting his daughters and producing child pornography. ...
NORTH PLATTE, Neb. (AP) _ Authorities say a 26-year-old man suspected of beating his wife in North Platte has died after shooting himself. T...
GRAND ISLAND, Neb. (AP) _ A 49-year-old Grand Island man has been given 25 to 40 years in prison for trying to kill his estranged wife. ...
OGALLALA, Neb. (AP) _ A 38-year-old Colorado man has been given jail time and probation for a fatal boating accident in western Nebraska. ...
Governor Dave Heineman will be joining new NCTA Irrigation Technology Program students on September 12th for a new center pivot system dedication. ...
The Lexington Regional Health Center has upgraded two new machines. New cat scan and mammogram machines have been added to the hospital. The new techn...
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) _ Nebraska has launched a new quality rating system for child care facilities and early childhood education programs. The ...
Nearly 50 area responders from the area attended a Helicopter Landing Zone Workshop on June 15th at the Loomis Community Building. The Loomi...
A man living at a Johnson Lake trailer court has been arrested on a Scotts Bluff County warrant for child pornography. Thirty-one-year-old Jona...
From City of Grand Island: GRAND ISLAND, Neb.- The city of Grand Island Fire Department in conjunction with the Nebraska State Fire Mar...
BRIDGEPORT, Neb. (AP) _ A 50-year-old man has died after his car ran into a Nebraska Panhandle lake. Morrill County Attorney Travis Rod...
Ground was broken Wednesday morning in Kearney for the commencement of the new Kearney High School. The school was approved in the fall of 2013, ...
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) _ Gambling opponents have launched a campaign against a Nebraska ballot measure that would allow betting on old horse races shown o...
TECUMSEH, Neb. (AP) _ Federal labor officials have cited a Nebraska cooperative on several safety violations following the March death of an employee ...
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) _ A former Omaha police officer facing criminal charges in connection to a controversial arrest last year has agreed to a plea deal. ...
BELLEVUE, Neb. (AP) _ Four veterans have received Nebraska's new state licenses with a ``veteran'' designation from Gov. Dave Heineman. The...
YORK, Neb. (AP) _ An August sentencing has been scheduled for a 38-year-old York man convicted in the crash death of a teacher from Aurora. ...
From Lincoln County Sheriff's Office: On July 15, 2014 around 11:11 pm, North Platte Police Department was called to Patriot Mobile...
Two Rivers Public Health Department wants you to know that mosquitoes testing positive for West Nile virus have been found in Dawson County. No positi...
STROMSBURG, Neb. (AP) _ A 20-year-old Stromsburg woman has died after her car collided with a farm machine at a rural intersection in eastern Neb...
Dawson County officially launched its new emergency preparedness and mass notification services for citizens on July 1. Dawson County partnered with C...
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) _ A former Nebraska football player has pleaded guilty to federal gun and drug charges. The Lincoln Journal Star say...
The 2014 Cattlemens Ball of Nebraska raised just over $1.3 million dollars for the Fred and Pamela Buffett Cancer Research Center in Omaha and ...
The Lexington Board of Education received a report student attendance at their meeting Monday evening from hearing officer Jerry Bergstrom, a rol...
GRAND ISLAND, Neb. (AP) _ A Nebraska man who's already serving a life sentence for shooting his ex-wife to death has pleaded no contest to killing the...
Students who are dropped off and picked-up in front of the Lexington High School will have to get used to a new traffic pattern. School official...
Alexa Whipple is a fast, young, rising star in Nebraska. If you're not familiar with Whipple, she's bound to be a household name soon enough. 19 ...
I-80 Westbound will be closed between the hours of 11:00 PM and 6:00 AM July 14th into the morning of the 15th. Traffic will be routed off of I-80 at ...
Four young Lexington men were arrested Saturday evening following an altercation inside the Lexington Walmart. Police Chief Tracy Wolf says a fi...
PILGER, Neb. (AP) _ Rebuilding plans for the northeast Nebraska town ravaged by a tornado last month got a boost when the Farmers Co-operative committ...
GRAND ISLAND, Neb. (AP) _ A portion of a downtown Grand Island building has collapsed during a fire. Authorities say one firefighter suffer...
ROCKY MOUNTAIN NATIONAL PARK, Colo. (AP) _ For the second day in a row, lightning has been blamed in the death of a visitor at Rocky Mountain National...
PILGER, Neb. (AP) _ Midwest Bank has announced it will rebuild its branch in Pilger, destroyed last month by a tornado that leveled much of the northe...
LINCOLN, Neb. - Nebraska Secretary of State, John Gale, said today that enough signatures have been verified to put Jim Jenkins on the ballot as ...
Three Lexington boys have been selected to take part in the United States Specialty Sports Association baseball tournament in Orlando Florida. ...
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) _ The June tornadoes and thunderstorms that pummeled Nebraska caused an estimated $13.2 million in damage to roads, bridges, utilit...
Dawson County Sheriff Gary Reiber says Highway 30 between Cozad and Lexington remains closed to through traffic. Only local traffic is allowed. Sherif...
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) _ Nebraska Gov. Dave Heineman is traveling to Nashville for an annual meeting of the nation's governors. Heineman is sch...
Storms blew through central Nebraska last night and early this morning causing a long list of damage, some of which became more apparent this mornin...
A 9 year old girl is hospitalized after a fire heavily damaged a mobile home in the south-central Nebraska city of Cozad. The fire was reported shor...
Scholastic donated 100 books to Arnold Elementary School as part of First Lady Sally Ganem's role as a Reading Ambassador. School Librarian Debby Moni...
At approximately 1:06 a.m., the Cozad Police Department and Cozad Fire and Rescue Unit with assistance from the Dawson County Sheriff's Office and Neb...
For the first time ever, the Rotary International President will be making his first Presidential visit to Nebraska. Newly elected Gary C.K. Huang fro...
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) _ Police have cited a Lincoln man who officers say was making illegal fireworks in a house where his wife operates an in-home day c...
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) _ Authorities estimate that about 1,000 large animals were killed by the June 16 storms that roared through northeast Nebraska, des...
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) _ Nebraska has launched a new website that's designed to provide greater transparency and accountability to state contracts. ...
COLUMBUS, Neb. (AP) _ About six years ago, a Columbus woman set out to help people trace the generations of their families. Shirley Marty doe...
WILBER, Neb. (AP) _ Saline County plans to build a $4.1 million addition to its historic courthouse in Wilber. Reports say county commissione...
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) _ Nebraska families can take a free online class to learn more about education plans for students with disabilities. Sout...
HASTINGS, Neb. (AP) _ City and state officials are closely monitoring groundwater in central Nebraska after contaminants reportedly from an old sectio...
A Hiring Our Heroes job fair is set for Tuesday, August 5th from 8:30 AM to 1:00 PM at Sandhills Convention Center in North Platte, NE. This hiring ev...
Creighton University Economist Ernie Goss says the latest business survey of the economy in 9 Midwestern and Plains states looks good. The region's o...
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) _ Police have arrested an 18-year-old on suspicion of setting a forklift on fire. The fire was set before dawn on Monday...
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) Lexington and five other Nebraska communities will share in nearly $1.2 million in grants. The Nebraska Department of Ec...
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) _ Police say a 42-year-old Lincoln man has been charged after accidentally shooting a 12-year-old Fourth of July party. ...