Columbus Pastor Supports Same-Sex Marriage

COLUMBUS - A Columbus minister is among those clergymen that have joined a statewide list of officiants that are willing to perform same-sex marriages. Reverend Chris McArdle of St. Luke's United C... Read More

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Gov. Pete Ricketts has signed a bill to extend educational benefits to veterans and their spouses, despite concerns that it could contradict Nebraska's same-sex marriage ban. The Republican governor announced his decision Fr... Read More

WALTHILL, Neb. (AP) - A Walthill man has been sentenced to more than 3 years in prison for punching his girlfriend in the head and face. A jury found 52-year-old Terry L. Harlan guilty of habitual domestic violence in November. A U.S. attorney'... Read More

WEST POINT, Neb. (AP) - About 125 workers have been told they'll be losing their jobs when a meat plant closes in northeast Nebraska. On Thursday Land O' Frost told employees in West Point that production will continue into the second quarter of t... Read More

COLUMBUS -- A near head-on collision Thursday night just south of the Lake Stop convenience store on Monastery Road severely damaged two vehicles, but luckily, both drivers were able to walk away from the scene. First responders were called to the ar... Read More

STANTON - Two suspects have been identified in the search to find the persons responsible for shooting Grace the pit bull on a Stanton County Trail. Stanton County Authorities say one suspect is the owner of the dog, who is a female from Colorado.... Read More

MADISON - The city of Madison received grants from the Nebraska Department of Economic Development to revitalize the downtown area. The city was awarded $350,000 which will be allocated among various tenants and business owners. However, the ent... Read More

NORFOLK - A local knife-maker has a booming business right out of his own garage. In 2009 Army Veteran, Jesse Jarosz, was stuck inside during a snowstorm and began creating knives to pass the time…Little did he know it would change his life. ... Read More

COLUMBUS - A Columbus man is wanted for his alleged involvement in creating and distributing counterfeit money. The Platte County Sheriff's Office has issued an arrest warrant for 36-year-old Brian J. Dieter on 1st Degree Forgery charges after $3... Read More

ELGIN - Two retired ministers in Northeast Nebraska have added their names to a statewide list of officiants that would be willing to perform same-sex marriages. Reverends Ray and Mary Avidano volunteered their names for what's known as the Ready ... Read More

DAVID CITY - The Butler County Relay for Life is inviting the public to attend its March 5th meeting. The Relay for Life is encouraging anyone to come who has been effected by cancer or who is just interested in getting involved. The meeting will... Read More