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NEBRASKA CITY - In recent weeks, bouts of influenza and Norovirus, or stomach flu, have struck the Nebraska City area. Large population centers in the state such as Lincoln and Omaha began seeing... Read More

Lincoln, NE—Gov. Pete Ricketts today renewed his call for State Sen. Bill Kintner to resign and that's without even wading into Kintner's latest sexual controversy. The Papillion lawmaker, who had cybersex with a woman on a state computer, is no... Read More

MADISON, NE — A Norfolk man accused of sexually abusing his child was sentenced today. 40-year old Stephen Munderloh appeared with his lawyer Chad Wythers in front of Madison County Judge James Kube.  The judge cited a pattern of years of abuse ... Read More

FALLS CITY - A Falls City man pled no contest to a felony charge after reaching a plea deal last week. 52-year-old David McPherson of Falls City, was found guilty after pleading no contest to possession of Xanax, a class IV felony. McPherson wa... Read More

MADISON, NE — A Norfolk man was in no shape to be sentenced this morning, according to the court. 22-year old Cody Scott, who was out on bond, was suppose to be sentenced this morning in Madison County District Court, but wasn't after he was cau... Read More

COLUMBUS - DUI's and MIP's both saw at least a 25% decrease in 2016 compared to the year prior, but thefts and criminal mischiefs saw a slight rise. According to statistics released from the Columbus Police Department, the number of Driving While ... Read More

COLUMBUS - Woman cited after stealing approximately $1,500 in goods from local stores. Columbus Police says in a press release that between the dates of January 15th through the 17th, police received multiple shoplifting reports from Hy-Vee and Me... Read More

BEATRICE – A 26-year-old Beatrice man is under arrest for strangulation and 3rd-degree assault, after police were called to an incident at a home along Prairie Avenue.  Authorities arrested Dustin Dorn. Police were summoned late Thursday night,... Read More

BEATRICE – Beatrice authorities are investigating the weekend death of a 28-year-old man, as possibly being caused by inhaling a chemical substance, commonly referred to as huffing. Gage County Attorney Roger Harris said he wanted to first revie... Read More

BEATRICE -  Gage County sheriff’s officers have arrested two men on weapon and driving violations, after being called to investigate a suspicious vehicle report in Cortland. Kenneth Rainey has been arrested on suspicion of possession of a deadl... Read More

WAYNE – The Wayne Public Library will host a free Smart Phone Class this Wednesday, January 25 from 6-7:30 p.m. Chele Meisenbach will answer questions, help with Apps and assist participants in fine tuning their devices. The Wayne Public Libr... Read More