Husker Football Player Killed in Car Crash in Wisconsin

Nebraska football player, Sam Foltz was killed in a car accident overnight early Sunday morning. The 22-year-old senior punter from Greeley, Neb. was attending a punter's camp over the weekend.... Read More

COLUMBUS - Honesty and Commitment, these are two things two of Columbus's oldest residents say are key to a happy life. Walter Kimmel Sr. is celebrating his 101st birthday on Friday, July 22nd, and is preparing to celebrate his 76th wedding annive... Read More

NORFOLK - Discovering Norfolk’s biking and walking trails just got a lot easier, as the city of Norfolk released a new trail map that shows exactly where all of Norfolk’s trails are. The idea for the new maps, which are available at the Norfolk V... Read More

NORFOLK - “Construction is very hard work let alone in these 100 degree temperatures like today. Rueben Beserra says they persevere through it.” “It’s kind of hot, but sometimes you have no choice what we can do. We’re going to work har... Read More

COLUMBUS - A man is facing multiple charges in Platte County including theft, after being arrested on a warrant Thursday. Columbus Police Captain Todd Thalken says 29-year-old Jacota Moore was taken into custody for unauthorized use of a financial... Read More

WAYNE – Those who attended Chamber Coffee Friday morning cooled off with air conditioning in a purchased home by Wayne Community Housing. Meagan Weaver has been the Executive Director with Wayne Community Housing Development Corporation since mi... Read More

LINCOLN - State labor officials say the unemployment rate jumped upward in June. The preliminary unemployment rate for the area comprised of Madison, Stanton and Pierce Counties released Friday was 3 percent, as opposed to 2.5 percent in May. S... Read More

NORFOLK - A Norfolk man is under arrest after police say he brandished a knife at a man who was trying to break up a fight. Norfolk Police Captain Michael Bauer says 27-year old Maurice Blacktaildeer was arrested Thursday evening. Bauer says polic... Read More

COLUMBUS -  A man was hospitalized Friday after riding his bike in front of a truck and then falling onto the street. Columbus Fire and Rescue arrived on scene just before 9:30 a.m. Friday to treat the man's injuries. A witness who was driving ... Read More

WAYNE – After the discussion of using tax dollars to put up flags or banners in Wayne during the July 19 Wayne City Council meeting, an opinion poll has been posted to receive feedback from the community. The City of Wayne is looking for respons... Read More

BEATRICE - High temperatures and relative humidity have made being outdoors dangerous, and conditions will remain that way through Saturday. Dr. Paul Zuercher who works as a Hospitalist at Beatrice Community Hospital says the emergency room has se... Read More