YMCA Basketball Tournament Draws Thousands

NORFOLK - An annual youth basketball tournament in Norfolk over the weekend drew thousands to the area. The Norfolk YMCA held their annual youth basketball tournament on Saturday and Sunday. Organi... Read More

NORFOLK - Nebraska's senior senator will be visiting constituents in Northeast Nebraska in the coming week. U.S. Senator Deb Fischer has announced that she will be holding a series of "community coffee" forums across eastern Nebraska Monday throug... Read More

NORFOLK - A bill has recently been proposed by Senator Tyson Larson of O’Neill which would classify daily fantasy as a “game of skill” and not gambling under Nebraska law. Sites like FanDuel and DraftKings have come under scrutiny in the past m... Read More

They gave him until 10 o’clock. Law enforcement negotiators had spent 11 hours Friday cajoling homicide suspect Kenneth Clark to come out of his west Omaha house. The 45-year-old man sobbed through his cellphone. He prayed. But he would not... Read More

GENOA - Genoa baseball looks to have a bright future, thanks to the continued improvements being made at the local ballfields. Baseball Field Project Committee Chairman Chad Buhl says they are holding their second annual fundraiser Friday evening... Read More

RAPID CITY, S.D. (AP) — South Dakota-based Black Hills Corp. says it has completed its purchase of Colorado-based SourceGas Holdings. SourceGas is a natural gas utility serving about 425,000 customers including some in Pierce, Stanton, Antelope,... Read More

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — The nation's only ban on meatpackers owning hogs has ended due to a new Nebraska law that allows processers to control the animals from birth to slaughter. Gov. Pete Ricketts signed the measure Thursday. Business and farm... Read More

LINCOLN - In any vehicular pursuit in Nebraska, if an innocent third party is injured, law enforcement is held liable. Senator Dan Watermeier wanted to make sure there is a definition for "third party." On his weekly radio appearance, Senator Wa... Read More

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Organ donor statuses on Nebraska driver's licenses will remain in effect until a citizen asks to change it. Gov. Pete Ricketts signed a measure Thursday to change current state law, which requires license holders to update t... Read More

(Wayne) - More than 1,000 students at Wayne State College were named to the Dean's List for exemplary academic achievement during the past semester. Students listed on the dean's list are full-time undergraduate students who have achieved a GPA ... Read More

COLUMBUS - Police continue investigation of a burglary after multiple storage units were broken into. Columbus Police Captain Todd Thalken says a call came in at approximately 9:46 a.m. Tuesday regarding five separate storage units being burglariz... Read More