Chamber Hosts 136th Annual Banquet; Expresses Excitement for Fremont's Future

FREMONT - A full room of area residents showed their pride Friday in an evening dedicated to Fremont's future. Almost 300 chamber members and community supporters came to the Chamber's 136th An... Read More

OMAHA - Scientists at the University of Nebraska Medical Center are reporting new evidence suggesting that HIV infection might be eliminated from the bodies of infected patients. An international team of scientists - among them Dean of the Univers... Read More

COLUMBUS - Driving could be difficult throughout the day Monday as a wind advisory remains in effect until evening. The National Weather Service says Boone, Butler, Colfax, Dodge, Platte, Madison, and Stanton Counties will remain in a wind adviso... Read More

WISNER -- First responders are on the scene of a serious traffic accident west of Wisner on Highway 275. Cuming County authorities confirm that a traffic accident has deputies managing traffic control at the scene. No further official information  i... Read More

NELIGH - A Tilden man is facing nine charges after he allegedly tried to cause a head-on collision during a police chase east of Neligh on Friday night. According to the Nebraska State Patrol, Scott B. Blakeman, 53 of Tilden, was arrested followin... Read More

NORFOLK - On Saturday Evening, the Philanthropy Council of Northeast Nebraska held their annual event Celebrate Giving. This event honors adult Philanthropists for their work, and gives opportunity to youth-inspired projects to get funding. Brian Rog... Read More

PLAINVIEW - With spring hopefully right around the corner, the Plainview FFA chapter is ready for another year in the field. The 5th annual Plainview FFA Farm and Home Show sponsored by Husker Ag gave people a chance on Saturday to shake the winte... Read More

NORFOLK - On Friday, the Norfolk Public Library held an event  entitled "Don’t Worry, Be Happy". It highlighted relaxation techniques, and Sheri Sheriff, a physical therapist at Faith Regional, says everyone needs to release their tension. “T... Read More

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A new state report says Nebraska groundwater is recovering from the drought that ran from early 2012 through summer 2013. The report released Friday says that from spring 2014 to spring 2015, groundwater levels began to rise... Read More

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) -- Lawmakers have passed a bill that would end Nebraska's status as the only state which prohibits in-state meatpackers from owning hogs. Senators voted 34-14 on Friday to approve the measure, which divided the state's farm gro... Read More

WAYNE – Due to the Tuesday snow storm and weather following the aftermath Compass Wealth Partners/Ameriprise Financial Service will postpone their Chamber Coffee and Open House event. Instead this was a perfect timing for Tacos & More in Wa... Read More