Check Nitrate Levels In Water, Especially Domestic Well Owners

HARTINGTON - Nitrates in drinking water can affect infants and the elderly. That is why on Friday the Lewis & Clark NRD did free testing of nitrate levels at the Cedar County Fair. Lewis & ... Read More

COLUMBUS - A man is facing multiple charges in Platte County including theft, after being arrested on a warrant Thursday. Columbus Police Captain Todd Thalken says 29-year-old Jacota Moore was taken into custody for unauthorized use of a financial... Read More

WAYNE – Those who attended Chamber Coffee Friday morning cooled off with air conditioning in a purchased home by Wayne Community Housing. Meagan Weaver has been the Executive Director with Wayne Community Housing Development Corporation since mi... Read More

LINCOLN - State labor officials say the unemployment rate jumped upward in June. The preliminary unemployment rate for the area comprised of Madison, Stanton and Pierce Counties released Friday was 3 percent, as opposed to 2.5 percent in May. S... Read More

NORFOLK - A Norfolk man is under arrest after police say he brandished a knife at a man who was trying to break up a fight. Norfolk Police Captain Michael Bauer says 27-year old Maurice Blacktaildeer was arrested Thursday evening. Bauer says polic... Read More

COLUMBUS -  A man was hospitalized Friday after riding his bike in front of a truck and then falling onto the street. Columbus Fire and Rescue arrived on scene just before 9:30 a.m. Friday to treat the man's injuries. A witness who was driving ... Read More

WAYNE – After the discussion of using tax dollars to put up flags or banners in Wayne during the July 19 Wayne City Council meeting, an opinion poll has been posted to receive feedback from the community. The City of Wayne is looking for respons... Read More

BEATRICE - High temperatures and relative humidity have made being outdoors dangerous, and conditions will remain that way through Saturday. Dr. Paul Zuercher who works as a Hospitalist at Beatrice Community Hospital says the emergency room has se... Read More

NORFOLK - Forgiveness. We can say that we forgive someone, but sometimes it takes so much more to actually do it, than to just say it. It comes from the soul. That’s what speakers for the Journey Of Hope were talking about on Thursday, during a spe... Read More

NORFOLK - The Lower Elkhorn Natural Resources District (LENRD) is doing helicopter mapping of ground water in Northeast Nebraska. Brian Bruckner, water resource manager of the LENRD says this is a big project to collect ground water data. “ This is... Read More

NORFOLK - There are a lot of people right about now that would like the cooler months to come a lot quicker, so they don’t have to deal with this terrible heat. And your car might agree with you. During these summer months, more problems can arise ... Read More