Man Who Saved Two Duncan Teens to be Honored With Carnegie Award

PITTSBURGH (AP) - A Crete man who saved two 14-year old boys from drowning after they fell through ice in Duncan is among 19 people being honored with medals and cash from the Pittsburgh-based Carnegi... Read More

PILGER - Dozens of flags damaged in this past June's twin tornadoes are being replaced thanks to a national organization. The Woodmen of the World joined Nebraska Lt. Governor John Nelson Friday to donate over 50 flags and ten flag cases to the Vi... Read More

PETERSBURG - A Petersburg man who's has prior convictions for animal cruelty, had five horses removed from his property Thursday and more on Friday, according to the Nebraska Humane Society. The Humane Society's Vice-President of Field Operations... Read More

(Lincoln, Neb.) Governor Dave Heineman has awarded the City of Nebraska City with $238,400 in Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) Tourism Development funding to renovate the Lied Lodge and Conference Center. “It is a pleasure to help suppo... Read More

NORFOLK - A Norfolk businessman will be leading the Nebraska State Home Builders Association. The NSHBA installed Norfolk's Don Wisnieski as its president at their meeting this month. Wisnieski is president of the Norfolk Area Home Builders Ass... Read More

PETERSBURG - A Petersburg man who's already been found guilty of animal cruelty charges is having horses removed from his property. Boone County Sheriff Denny Johnson says his office is working with the Nebraska Humane Society to remove some hors... Read More

COLUMBUS - Two men were sent to the hospital after a single-vehicle accident Thursday morning. A call came in at approximately 5:11 a.m. Thursday reporting a rollover at the intersection of Highway 81 and 325th Street. Platte County Sheriff Ed... Read More

NORFOLK – A recent change to an old law has caused a slight cost increase for chemigators in the Lower Elkhorn Natural Resources District. The LENRD has been inspecting chemigation systems of farmers in their service area since 1987 under the di... Read More

STANTON - The 'Small Town Christmas' fundraiser  will be held in Stanton on Saturday to help raise donations for Pilger. Event Co-Organizer Peggy Mulenex says this is the second year they've held this event, and they will have more than 50 vendor... Read More

PILGER - State officials will be helping replace some damaged artifacts from the Pilger tornado. Nebraska Lt. Governor John Nelson will be in Pilger Friday. State officials say Nelson will be joining members of the Woodmen of the World to present ... Read More

COLUMBUS – Columbus leaders are heading an effort to honor America’s veterans and recognize the global impact a Columbus native had on an international scale. After visiting Normandy for the 70th Anniversary of D-Day last June, Congressman ... Read More