Naylor, Shevlin Named Rich Anderson Volunteers of the Year

COLUMBUS - Miki Naylor, Kurt Shevlin, and Scott Frost highlighted the Columbus Area Chamber's 2018 Banquet. Over 1,000 people packed themselves into Ag Park, on Monday night. What looked like a pon... Read More

Omaha, NE—A state lawmaker's unusual "get out of jail card" is about to expire and his drunk driving arrest likely to kick-in soon. Omaha State Senator Mike McDonnell was busted earlier this year, but a loophole in the State Constitution kept hi... Read More

COLUMBUS - A driver was checked out but not transported, after their car was totaled on 18th Avenue. The Platte County Sheriff's Office, Nebraska State Patrol, and Columbus Fire and Rescue responded to the accident on 18th Street, north of Lost Cr... Read More

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BEATRICE – Answering a report of the strong odor of marijuana, Beatrice Police arrested a man at a local motel on drug and weapon charges, over the weekend. Leroy Dominick Harper was arrested Saturday on suspicion of firearm possession in a drug... Read More

NORFOLK – After 67 years, a Norfolk-native and Korean War Vet is finally coming home. The remains of Army Sgt. First Class Milton Beed were recently positively identified by the U.S. Department of Defense. Beed was captured in Korea and killed whi... Read More

BEATRICE – The newest member of the Beatrice Educational Hall of Fame is a veterinarian who was a 1983 graduate of BHS. Dr. Christine Ellis has been a research fellow for the Centers for Disease Control researching mosquito-borne diseases and no... Read More

STANTON - A man who escaped parole is back behind bars after being found over the weekend. Stanton County Sheriff Mike Unger says 37-year old Shawn Harrington was arrested on Saturday. Sheriff Unger says his office found Harrington hiding in the a... Read More

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BEATRICE – The Beatrice Educational Foundation announced Beatrice High School student scholarship recipients, Sunday.  A ceremony was held at the Beatrice High School Commons area, with several students receiving at least one of over forty scholar... Read More

NEBRASKA CITY – State Sen. Dan Watermeier says 13 lawmakers have asked the secretary of state to call a special session of the Unicameral to reduce property taxes. In his weekly radio address, Watermeier said if the secretary of state finds 33 s... Read More