Platte County Sheriff Investigating 50 Pounds of Nails Dumped on County Road

COLUMBUS, Neb. - The Platte County Sheriff's Office is trying to figure out who is responsible for placing around 50 pounds of nails along a county roadway. According to Sheriff Ed Wemhoff, from Ja... Read More

FAIRBURY - A section of downtown Fairbury was temporarily blocked off due to a suspected gas leak Wednesday morning. A strong odor of gas was detected in the vicinity of the Fairbury United Methodist Church around 9:40 a.m. Fairbury Police and Fir... Read More

Omaha, NE.—$1,000 a year: That’s the estimated cost to each Nebraska motorist for less-than-strict seat belt and texting while driving laws along with several other safety measures.  The expensive math is all part of a 2017 study examined by ... Read More

NEBRASKA CITY – Patty Madsen and former Nebraska defensive end DeMoine Adams visited the B103 studio Wednesday to morning to promote tonight’s TeamMates Mentoring Event. TeamMates is holding a pancake supper at the First Evangelical Lutheran C... Read More

FREMONT - A Fremont resident has reported a case of fraud. According to Lt. Ed Watts with the Fremont Police Department, at approximately 11:50 a.m. on Tuesday a fraud complaint was made by a resident in the 700 block of Empire Avenue. The residen... Read More

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BEATRICE -  A family of four escaped a fire in their two-story home early this morning, in west Beatrice. Beatrice Firefighter Jeff Vanwinkle says department personnel were sent to the corner of Hill and Pleasant Streets, east of Nebraska Highway... Read More

DES MOINES (AP) — The University of Iowa is caught up in a legal fight with a conservative Christian student group that denied a leadership position to a student who is gay. The case pits a university policy barring discrimination ba... Read More

BEATRICE – A Lincoln woman is the new Chairperson of the Southeast Community College Board of Governors. Nancy Seim was unanimously elected to head the board for 2018.  She was elected Tuesday during board reorganization at a Milford Campus mee... Read More

FREMONT - City of Fremont's Mayor Scott Getzschman gave the State of the City Address at Tuesday's Topics at 12 meeting. Mayor Getzschman gave those in attendance an overview of 2017 and the challenges and successes the city had. During his speech... Read More

AUBURN – Senior Allie Binder hit back-to-back three pointers and the Auburn girls basketball team opened the second half on an 11-0 run and never looked back in their 52-32 win over Lourdes Central Catholic on Tuesday night. Bulldog junior Ashle... Read More