Quick Tips For the Upcoming Eclipse

WAYNE – In just a few days the United States will get to witness its first total solar eclipse since 1979. Waynedailynews.com had the opportunity to speak to Wayne State College professor of physics... Read More

HASTINGS — A poster promoting hatred has turned up in Hastings. Police say the white supremacy sign was spotted on a light pole near 14th and Burlington Wednesday afternoon. Anyone with information regarding the poster is asked to call the Ha... Read More

OMAHA, Nebraska. -  A local Hispanic nonprofit organization has kicked-off its annual conference with a job-expo to  help members of the community find work. The Midland Latino Development Corporation is promoting community development and conne... Read More

COLUMBUS, Neb. - Little ones in the area had the chance to hang out with law enforcement while enjoying a cold popsicle. Bomb Pop with a Cop was held right on 26th Ave. in Columbus on Thursday, kicking off Columbus Days festivities. Kids could com... Read More

LINCOLN, Neb.-- A Lincoln explosion that sent two people to the hospital is now the subject of an ongoing criminal investigation. The blast, considered one of the worst in the state, leveled a home on the southeast side of town near 78th and Old C... Read More

NORFOLK, NE -- City officials want to remind drivers of heavy construction on First Street in the area of Klug Avenue to Madison Ave. With high amounts of traffic with school starting up again, there may be some traffic jams and safety concerns. ... Read More

WAYNE –  After Chamber Coffee was off a week due to the regular event not being filled, community members are invited back out to learn more about a community-oriented website and scrapbooking business Friday morning. Held at the Coffee Shoppe ... Read More

SURPRISE, Neb. - A flood warning remains in effect for Butler County near Surprise, as the Big Blue River waters are still above flood stage. The county has been in a warning since Tuesday, after an overnight rain poured down eight inches of rainf... Read More

COLUMBUS - If you have friends coming to Columbus for the eclipse, then they will need to crash on your couch, because hotels are sold out Sunday night. Columbus and Platte County Convention and  Visitors Bureau Director Deb Loseke says hotel own... Read More

BEATRICE - With the solar eclipse approaching, workers from NASA are making their way to Beatrice. That includes Maurice Henderson. "I've been here for a day. It's been a wonderful first day. I'm looking forward to the whole experience, but everyo... Read More

BEATRICE – A man awaiting trial on sexual assault charges, today was sentenced on misdemeanor convictions in a case originating in 2015. 55-year-old Russell Mann was ordered to serve a total of 450 days in Gage County Jail, with 40 days credit f... Read More