Happy Couple Signs Platte County's First Same-Sex Marriage License

COLUMBUS - History has been made as a local couple is issued Platte County's first same-sex marriage license. 56-year-old high school science teacher Trudi Cadembach and 49-year-old telemarketer T... Read More

MADISON - It appeared the Madison County Board of Commissioners were surprised. Typically the bi-weekly meetings have sparse amounts of people attend them but Tuesday morning's meeting had a near full house. The reason being: the commissioners we... Read More

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — A haze is blanketing much of the Midwest as strong winds carry smoke from forest fires in Canada thousands of miles to the south. National Weather Service forecasters say Tuesday that smoke from wildfires in northern Sask... Read More

YANKTON - Funeral services are pending for a 68-year-old Creighton woman who was killed Monday in a boating accident in the tailwaters below Gavins Point Dam in Cedar County. According to a press release from the Nebraska Game and Parks Commissio... Read More

NORFOLK - When the USSSA has their All-American tournament in Orlando, Florida later this summer, Norfolk will be representing. Nine-year old Dylan Frohberg, who can throw upwards of 60 miles per hour, earned a spot as a pitcher to play in the exc... Read More

COLUMBUS - Time stood still as an local historic train station was demolished. The Union Pacific Railroad depot in downtown Columbus was torn down beginning Monday morning while citizens watched in disbelief. The station has is more than 100 ... Read More

OMAHA - The American Red Cross is urging eligible community members in the Columbus and Norfolk areas to donate blood, due to the lack of donations caused by holiday travel. A press release from the American Red Cross says in a recent survey mo... Read More

SCHUYLER - Local store accommodates to the growing melting pot that is Nebraska. From putting in new flooring to an electrical system, owners of The African Grocery Store continue putting countless hours towards finalizing their new location on... Read More

NORFOLK - In one year, Norfolk will begin one of the biggest celebrations in its history, by celebrating its history. The Norfolk 150 celebration will begin on June 29, 2016 to celebrate Norfolk's 150 years as a city. A committee has already begun... Read More

VERDEL - A pontoon boat stolen at Lazy River Acres along the Missouri River sometime overnight Saturday has been found. The 2003 Smokercraft 22-foot pontoon boat with a 115 Mercury motor is owned by Jennifer Blackburn-Nielsen of Neligh. She s... Read More

CLEARWATER - An Affiliated Foods semi overturned early Monday morning east of Clearwater on Highway 275, knocking down a power line in the process. The condition of the driver is unknown at this time, and the freight is being moved to another Affi... Read More