NSP: SWAT Team Recovers Cash, Drugs, and Guns from Columbus Trailer Park

COLUMBUS - Officials say a large amount of currency, drugs, and firearms were recovered after the Nebraska State Patrol SWAT Team served two search warrants last week. NSP Captain Paul Hattan con... Read More

WEST POINT (AP) - A Scribner man has died after a fall at a construction site in northeast Nebraska. Cuming County Sheriff Brad Boyum said the accident occurred last week in southwest Cuming County. Sheriff Boyum says 52-year-old Loren Wegner was... Read More

NORFOLK – A Northeast Community College educator will receive a grant to enhance the classroom experience for his students. Mike Roeber will receive a $2,500 grant from the Nebraska Cattlemen Foundation’s Beef Industry Endowment. The grant is ... Read More

Investigators say a Nebraska City man pulled a handgun Sunday night  during an argument with his wife and pulled the trigger. Otoe County Attorney David Partsch said 31-year-old Marion Bock says the gun's safety mechanism was engaged. The gun ... Read More

PITTSBURGH (AP) - A Crete man who saved two 14-year old boys from drowning after they fell through ice in Duncan is among 19 people being honored with medals and cash from the Pittsburgh-based Carnegie Heroes Fund Commission. Forty-five year old ... Read More

STANTON - Just a few months after Pilger was devastated by a tornado that hit the town, people are still in the recovery process. In order to help those in need, the annual Small Town Christmas held a fundraiser for the Northeast Nebraska Long Ter... Read More

NORFOLK - The unemployment rate for the Norfolk Area is the lowest it's been in almost two decades. Data released by the Nebraska Dept. of Labor on Friday show that the unemployment rate for the area comprised of Madison, Stanton and Pierce Counti... Read More

ALBION - Boone Central/Newman Grove never let Norfolk Catholic find a groove, using defensive pressure to pick up a 48-41 win at home Friday. David Ketteler led all scorers with 11 points for the Cardinals, while Travis Kennedy added nine. The Kni... Read More

PILGER - Dozens of flags damaged in this past June's twin tornadoes are being replaced thanks to a national organization. The Woodmen of the World joined Nebraska Lt. Governor John Nelson Friday to donate over 50 flags and ten flag cases to the Vi... Read More

PETERSBURG - A Petersburg man who's has prior convictions for animal cruelty, had five horses removed from his property Thursday and more on Friday, according to the Nebraska Humane Society. The Humane Society's Vice-President of Field Operations... Read More

(Lincoln, Neb.) Governor Dave Heineman has awarded the City of Nebraska City with $238,400 in Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) Tourism Development funding to renovate the Lied Lodge and Conference Center. “It is a pleasure to help suppo... Read More