Cancer Study Needs Rural Women

NEBRASKA. - Twenty rural-area women are needed for a new breast cancer study. The study, developed by Dr. Robin Lally of UNMC's College of Nursing, is an on-line progam. "Women have said that th... Read More

COLUMBUS - The Columbus Fire Department was dispatched to a roof fire at a local business Monday evening. Columbus Fire Chief Dean Hefti says 36 firefighters responded to the call at around 9 p.m. on the 2200 block of 11th street. The roof at a bu... Read More

COLUMBUS - The case of a Columbus man accused of secretly taping youngsters and an adult in a bathroom has been delayed. 43-year-old Eugene Martin is facing eight felony counts of "intruding on a person without consent" after investigators say the... Read More

FAIRBURY - Tonight at 8 p.m., Mason Wood has earned the honor of throwing out the first pitch of the Fairbury Senior Legion Baseball game. The #MasonStrong movement was all started after Wood had developed seizures at the age of seven, and was dia... Read More

BLOOMFIELD - A Bloomfield farmer is hoping to replace Tyson Larson in the Nebraska Legislature. Shane Greckel announced Tuesday that he is running for the District 40 seat in the Unicameral, which covers Boyd, Cedar, Dixon, Holt, Knox and Rock cou... Read More

FREMONT - Fremont Police are advising residents to once again remove all valuables from vehicles even if they are locked while parked after a laptop was stolen late last week. The victim states that sometime on June 23 between 4:45 and 5:15 p.m., ... Read More

WILBER, Neb. (AP) — A southeast Nebraska dance instructor has been imprisoned for sexually assaulting two teenage girls. Vinson Jenkins was given 12 to 14 years during his sentencing Monday in Saline County District Court in Wilber. He'd pleaded... Read More

MADISON - Madison County lawmakers are throwing their support behind the Keystone XL Pipeline. All three Madison County Commissioners voiced their support for the proposed project during Tuesday’s meeting. The board received a letter from the Ne... Read More

FALLS CITY - A Falls City woman was found guilty of of child abuse on Tuesday after reaching a plea agreement with prosecution. 20-year-old Anisa Carter of Falls City received the guilty verdict from Judge Julie Smith after pleading no contest in... Read More

SCHUYLER - Police Chief K.C. Bang says they are investigating a potential homicide after a man was shot multiple times in Schuyler. Bang says they were dispatched to the Schuyler Inn at 1:52 a.m. Tuesday For an unknown situation, and upon arrival... Read More

BEATRICE – Bond is set at $10,000 for a man arrested by Gage County authorities for allegedly absconding parole. Patrick Wahlstrom was arrested in Blue Springs last Friday night.  He was also booked for obstructing police and allegedly carrying... Read More