Crofton Wins Class C Title; Hegge and Brandl Among the Top Performers at State Track

STATE TRACK TEAM TOTALS BOYS CLASS A 1. Creighton Preparatory School 86.000 2. Omaha Burke 59.000 3. Omaha North 54.000 4. Kearney 46.000 5. Grand Island 41.000 5. Papillion-La Vista Sou... Read More

COLUMBUS - A man is being cited for 3rd Degree Assault and Littering after throwing a bottle at a store clerk. Columbus Police Captain Todd Thalken says according to police reports, 23 year-old Ethan Straub entered BJs Tobacco & Candy Outlet t... Read More

COLUMBUS - As warmer weather approaches, there will be an increase of boats on Nebraska's waterways and with that, a potential increase in costly zebra mussels as a result. The Nebraska Public Power District and the Nebraska Game and Parks Commiss... Read More

COLUMBUS - Columbus Leadership Program Alumni are taking the afternoon to tour the recently renovated Ramada Inn and Rivers Edge Convention Center. Ten leadership program alumni got an in-depth look at the Ramada Inn as they look to finish constru... Read More

NORFOLK - A number of Northeast Nebraskans have been tabbed as future leaders of the State of Nebraska. The Nebraska Chamber of Commerce announced the 28 participants of their Leadership Nebraska class. Chamber officials say the classes were start... Read More

WASHINGTON - The U.S. Department of Agriculture is reminding farmers of an important deadline coming up next month regarding crop insurance. The USDA says farmers have until June 1 to file a Highly Erodible Land Conservation and Wetland Conservati... Read More

STANTON – A serious accident shut down the westbound lanes of Highway 275 east of Norfolk. The accident happened just west of the intersection between Highway 275 and Ridge Road in rural Stanton County shortly before 9:00 this morning. Stan... Read More

OMAHA, Neb.- According to Omaha Police Department (OPD), it all began with an arrest warrant and ended in a catastrophe. On Wednesday, May 20th, at about 1 pm a shooting claimed the life of 29-year-old officer Karrie Orozco and Marcus D. Wheeler, ... Read More

OMAHA - An Omaha Police Officer is dead along with a wanted felon following a gun battle outside an Omaha home Wednesday afternoon. The Omaha Police Department confirmed in a news conference Wednesday evening that 29 year old Kerrie Orozco was sho... Read More

NORFOLK - Nebraska lawmakers’ decision to repeal capital punishment is angering some for whom death row hits close to home. “We’ve done a lot of things just to try to please them and in 40 seconds they can snuff out five lives. They need to... Read More

NEBRASKA CITY - A can of beer every day is Mark Behrends’ secret to a long life. The Nebraska City man turned 110 years old on May 16, making him Nebraska’s oldest living person and possibly the oldest man living in the United States. “... Read More