Director Informs Inmate Of Lethal Injection Substances

LINCOLN – Nebraska Department of Correctional Services Director Scott R. Frakes provided prison inmate Carey Dean Moore notice of the substances to be employed in his execution by lethal injection. ... Read More

LINCOLN – State Sen. Dan Watermeier announced his candidacy for the state’s Public Service Commission at the state Capitol on Friday morning. University of Nebraska Regent Rob Schafer introduced the senator from Syracuse. Schafer: “He kno... Read More

WAYNE – For those who are water service customers in the City of Wayne, a public notice has been released starting on Friday, January 19. From the City of Wayne, Water Department Personnel began adding chlorine to the water and will continue to ... Read More

COLUMBUS, Neb. - A Columbus man, accused of shooting an illegally owned gun at a house, was given several years in prison for gun and DUI convictions Friday. 62-year-old James Chollar was given 3-4 years in prison for owning a gun as a felon and o... Read More

ARLINGTON - The Washington County Fair Board has announced that Kip Moore will headline a concert during the 100th Washington County Fair. Moore will perform in the main arena at the fair on July 27th. All tickets will be general admission. Moore ... Read More

LINCOLN - Governor Pete Ricketts and Revenue Chairman Jim Smith are proposing a bill to reform the Nebraska tax code. According to Gov. Ricketts he and Senators hear stories of how high taxes are in the state of Nebraska, and how it hurts citizens... Read More

CENTRAL CITY - A sex offender is facing multiple felonies after authorities say he lied or didn't report where he was living. Shawn Sommerville, 27, is in both county and district court for felony violations of the sex offender registry, says cour... Read More

COLUMBUS, Neb. - A Columbus man originally accused of dealing meth, was given a prison term for possessing the drug on Friday. 33-year-old Jimmy Tabbytosavit was given 18 months in prison by Judge Robert Steinke. Records say an informant bought... Read More

WAYNE – As National Mentoring Month continues throughout January, the Wayne TeamMates chapter was the host for Chamber Coffee Friday morning. From the Wayne Community Schools Career Tech Ed area, attendees learned more about TeamMates. Jill W... Read More

COLUMBUS - A woman is facing meth charges, after reports that she was destroying property at a Genoa residence. Angela Stines, 41, was arrested on January 12th, after a Genoa resident said Stines was high on meth and breaking items inside their ho... Read More

COLUMBUS, Neb. - A woman was relatively uninjured after jumping out of a moving vehicle in Columbus. Columbus Rescue and Police responded to a call sometime after 11 a.m. after reports of a woman jumping out of a moving vehicle in the intersection... Read More