Columbus Man Accused of Stealing Pickup at Gunpoint Found Guilty

COLUMBUS - A man accused of stealing a pickup at gunpoint has been found guilty. Brady S. Ligenza appeared in Platte County District Court Monday and pled no contest to two felonies in two separate... Read More

WEST POINT - The 2015 Power Drive Competition is in full swing, with the first of a five race series taking place in West Point at the Cumming County Open. The Power Drive Competition is where high school students compete in a series of endurance ... Read More

COLUMBUS - The Nebraska Public Power District is urging the public to be observant and prepared for downed power lines and power outages, during spring storms. NPPD officials say a by-product of severe spring storms can be downed power lines, and ... Read More

VALLEY - An increased fire danger is on deck for today across Northeast Nebraska. The National Weather Service has issued a Red Flag Warning in effect from noon today until 7 p.m. due to wind and low relative humidity. The NWS says condidtions thi... Read More

OMAHA -- The National Weather Service in Omaha has issued a Red Flag Warning for much of northeast Nebraska and becomes effective at 1 PM this afternoon and is set to expire at 7 PM tonight. A Wind Advisory has also been issued for the same area... Read More

ALBION – The 5th Annual Boone County Home, Farm, and Garden show features local businesses, fun activities and a number of food related challenges. The event kicks off at the Boone County Fairgrounds at 9 a.m. on Saturday, March 28th. Show ... Read More

NORTH PLATTE -- A VH1 reality TV Star from New York and his brother found themselves behind bars in North Platte. On Tuesday David Emanuel was arrested for hashish possession and driving under suspension. David is known as Cesar and the star of... Read More

LINCOLN – Congressman Jeff Fortenberry (R-NE) has condemned the recent remarks made by Senator Ernie Chambers regarding law enforcement officials.         “Senator Chambers’ long history of bullying othe... Read More

COLUMBUS - A Columbus woman is facing multiple felony charges for her alleged involvement in counterfeit currency with her boyfriend. Stacy Segura, 37, waived her right to a preliminary hearing in Platte County Court Thursday morning, and has bee... Read More

COLUMBUS - The two-month fundraising efforts of local law enforcement officials has come full circle. Representatives of Columbus Police Department, Platte County Sheriff's Office, and the Butler County Sheriff's Office, and Schuyler Police Depa... Read More

COLUMBUS – A Columbus man facing multiple felony charges related to a police standoff earlier this month was bound over to District Court Thursday. Stephen A. Knott, 23, appeared in Platte County Court, with appointed attorney Nathan Sohriakoff,... Read More