Officials Say Two Threats Caused NC School Lock Down

NEBRASKA CITY – Officials are reporting two separate incidents of threats Thursday that triggered a lock down of Nebraska City schools for over three hours. The first threat was allegedly made by... Read More

NEBRASKA CITY – Nebraska City Police Cpt. Lonnie Neeman says a student has been detained for suspicion of making threats that sent schools into lock down and prompted a door-to-door search by law enforcement. Neeman: “This morning about 10 o... Read More

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STANTON – As Arbor Day in Nebraska is traditionally celebrated on the last Friday in Aril, the 146th Anniversary of Arbor Day will be Friday, April 27. According to a release from the Lower Elkhorn Natural Resources District (LENRD), being the b... Read More

COLUMBUS - A Columbus man will spend multiple years in prison for committing title fraud. Court records say Jason Svoboda, 42, was sentenced to a 2 year prison sentence and 9 months post-release supervision, for felony title fraud. A theft by dece... Read More

COLUMBUS - A Columbus man was sentenced to several years in prison for drug and weapon charges in Platte County. Roman Shank, 28, was sentenced to a minimum of 4 years in jail, and a maximum of 6 years for possession with intent to deliver meth, a... Read More

NORFOLK - Faith Regional Health Servives in Norfolk is taking ownership of a long-standing OB/GYN clinic. Hospital officials announced on Thursday that Midlands OB/GYN will become Faith Regional Physician Services OB/GYN on June 1st. The clinic... Read More

COLUMBUS - A man was arrested for his 3rd DUI after driving the wrong way on a oneway street in Columbus. Court records say Columbus Police pulled over Mitchell Ridgway, 35, at 1:14 a.m. on Saturday, after being seen driving eastbound on 14th Stre... Read More

BEATRICE – With less than three weeks until Nebraska’s Primary Election, 14,196 persons are registered to vote in Gage County.  Election Commissioner Dawn Hill says that total number has been relatively stable over the years. :07    ... Read More

COLUMBUS - A Columbus man was sentenced to a minimum of 6 years in prison after being arrested with stolen I.D. cards, credit cards, and meth. Jakota Moore, 31, was jailed on charges of criminal possession of four financial transaction devices, po... Read More

NEBRASKA CITY - Police say a Nebraska City woman who was taken into custody during a school lockdown in Nebraska City Thursday had made threats at a business in town, but did not have a role in threats against the school. Capt. Lonnie Neeman said ... Read More