Ortega Brothers Defeat Opponents in a Combined 72 Seconds

COLUMBUS - Columbus brothers take out their respective competitors this past weekend in a combined seventy-two seconds. Angel and Tony Ortega fought last Saturday in the Victory Fighting Champion... Read More

NORFOLK - A new staff member is coming to the City of Norfolk to help with planning and zoning. City officials announced this week that former city planner from the Denver-area, Valerie Grimes, will begin her work in Norfolk on August 17th. The Ci... Read More

OMAHA - The Columbus Senior Blues are two wins away from the team's first state championship. The Blues (Cornerstone Insurance) staved off elimination for the third time in a row with an 8-6 victory over Bellevue West (DJ's Dugout) in the Nebr... Read More

MADISON - Northeast Nebraska's Probation Office faces new challenges with a recent law that puts more lawbreakers in probation. Nonetheless the probation office that includes the counties of Madison, Stanton, Wayne, Cuming, Knox, Antelope and Pier... Read More

WAYNE - After more than 50 years of use the Wayne Municipal Swimming Pool will close for good at the end of this season. The new pool will be built near the Wayne Activities Center, and has been a project for more than five years for the members o... Read More

NELIGH - While the Antelope County Fair is mainly about having a good time, one exhibit is sure to tug at your heart. Starting Thursday and going until Sunday, you can see the "Remembering Our Fallen" memorial in Neligh. The memorial includes p... Read More

NELIGH - The Antelope County Fair has been able to grow and grow with 2015 being no exception. The fair which started Tuesday will have the typical 4-H events that all county fairs throughout the state have. The fair also includes bull riding, a t... Read More

WAYNE - Summers not over yet as the Wayne county fair gets ready to start up this week. The fair will take place from July 29th to August 2nd at the Wayne County fair grounds in Wayne. Vice President of the fair Kevin Davis thinks the wide assortm... Read More

OMAHA - A Winnebago man will be spending at least three years in prison for inappropriately touching a child. The U.S. Attorney's office in Omaha says that 23-year old Lawrence Merrick, Jr. was sentenced last week to 37 months in prison for abusiv... Read More

RANDOLPH - A tanker semi-truck filled with oil was forced to pull off to the side of the road at 340th Avenue and 120th Street near Randolph, IA after smoke was seen coming out of the back of it. Pressure formed in the tank portion causing the bac... Read More

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — The federal government expects to spend $191 million to pay chicken and turkey farmers for birds lost to avian flu. U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Tom Vilsack says that's in addition to the nearly $400 million spent on cle... Read More