Severe Thunderstorm Watch Issued for Eastern Nebraska

OMAHA - The National Weather Service in Omaha has issued a Severe Thunderstorm Watch in effect until midnight tonight for Antelope, Boone, Butler, Colfax, Holt, Knox, Madison, Merrick, Nance, Pierce, ... Read More

NORFOLK - The Lutheran High Northeast Eagles will begin their football season on Thursday. The Eagles will face a familiar opponent in Ponca. The two teams are meeting in the season opener for the fourth time in the last six seasons. Lutheran H... Read More

NELIGH - A Neligh man facing multiple counts of child sexual assault is withdrawing his not guilty plea. Forty-nine year old Darryl Lierman appeared in Antelope County District Court on Wednesday. My Antelope County News Dot Com is reporting that ... Read More

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A federal appeals court has decided that Tyson Foods doesn't have to pay workers at two of its northeast Nebraska plants for the time they spend putting on and taking off safety gear and preparing for work. The 8th Circuit U.S... Read More

NORFOLK - There's a good chance you heard Robin Bair on Wednesday afternoon in Norfolk. But if you didn't, his message is clear: methamphetamine use in all of society needs to be addressed and specifically on Indian reservations. Fresh off a 700-m... Read More

NEBRASKA CITY, NE - With between 60,000 and 80,000 people expected to converge on Nebraska City during the historic AppleJack Festival next month, traffic congestion becomes a primary concern for the town of 7,300. Nebraska City Tourism and Commer... Read More

NORFOLK - The message is loud and clear from Nebraskans according to Governor Pete Ricketts as he continues to tour the state: property taxes are their biggest concern. Governor Ricketts was in Norfolk on Wednesday for a town hall meeting with cit... Read More

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) - An organization campaigning to reinstate Nebraska's death penalty after lawmakers repealed it in May says it has collected more than enough signatures to place the issue before voters in 2016. Nebraskans for the Death Penalty ... Read More

RANDOLPH - Northeast Nebraskans have driven past the monolithic bins west of Randolph for over a year now, but on Wednesday, they got a chance to see them up close and personal. Central Valley Ag and 81-20 Grain held an open house at their Pierce ... Read More

NORFOLK - It was a good year for Norfolk Public Schools students taking the ACT college entrance exam. The NPS class of 2015 scored better than their peers not only in Nebraska, but across the country. Norfolk Superintendent Dr. Jami Jo Thompson s... Read More

COLUMBUS - An accident Monday afternoon left one vehicle totaled and two people reportedly injured. According to police reports, at approximately 12:37 p.m. Monday afternoon, a two vehicle collision took place in the 2900 block of 27th Street in C... Read More