Hofmann Sentenced in Manslaughter Case

PIERCE - A Pierce man who confessed to accidentally shooting and killing his friend will be spending at least five years in prison. Twenty-four year old Daniel Hofmann was sentenced to an indetermi... Read More

COLUMBUS - Loup Power District says it's customers should be wary of an suspicious calls. Loup Power District Officials say their has been an increased number of scam incidents reported by their customers over the past week.  Customers have repor... Read More

NELIGH - A Lyons woman will be spending time in prison after admitting to conspiring to sell stolen cattle. Twenty-three year old Rebecca Robbins was sentenced to 40 to 120 months in prison in Antelope County District Court on Wednesday. Robbins p... Read More

WAYNE - The Northeast Nebraska Public Power District is looking to make things more convenient for their customers. At a the board meeting Tuesday an incentive plan was approved that says if a customer switches to paperless bill statements, they w... Read More

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) -- An Omaha man who stabbed and wounded a police officer has been sentenced to prison. A Douglas County judge on Tuesday sentenced 30-year-old Gary Jackson to two consecutive sentences of 10 to 25 years. Jackson previously pleaded ... Read More

GRAND ISLAND, Neb. (AP) -- Police say a man seen running down a Grand Island street wielding a two-by-four was chasing a home burglary suspect. An officer stopped the 31-year-old man he saw running with the wooden board around 3 a.m. Sunday. The... Read More

NELIGH - Neligh-Oakdale Superintendent Kim Lingenfelter has turned in her resignation letter after facing a lot of scrutiny, but do students and parents really want her to leave? Lingenfelter has been facing a lot of controversy over a failed bond... Read More

COLUMBUS - Slumberland Furniture is working to provide families in need with new beds this Christmas season. Employees and volunteers gathered at the store Tuesday morning for the kick off. Through its annual Making Homes for the Holidays program,... Read More

NORFOLK - Tejas Tubular is expected to make the next step in constructing a new facility in Norfolk soon. Norfolk Finance Director Randy Gates informed the City Council Monday that Tejas' will soon be formally applying for LB840 economic developme... Read More

COLUMBUS - Gas prices are falling across the United States. According to the U.S. Energy Information Administration, the national average of a gallon of gasoline is $2.55 which is down almost 13 cents from last week. In the Midwest gas av... Read More

MADISON - The Northeast Industrial Highway finished behind schedule, and Madison County wants the contractor to pay damages. After a 20-minute executive session, the Madison County Board of Commissioners voted to allow County Highway Superintenden... Read More