Nebraska woman files suit in federal court against all homosexuals

An Auburn woman claiming to be an ambassador for God and his son, Jesus Christ, is suing all homosexuals. Sylvia Driskell, 66, asked an Omaha federal judge to decide whether homosexuality is a sin.... Read More

COLUMBUS - Three have been hospitalized after a semi collided with a car Tuesday afternoon. The accident occurred 12 miles South of Columbus on HWY 81 at the intersection of County Road 36, entirely shutting down the highway for two hours. Acco... Read More

COLUMBUS - Highway 81 is entirely closed off after a semi-trailer tipped over. The accident occurred 12 miles south of Columbus at the intersection of Highway 81 and County Road 36. The lane closure starts at Road 36 and spans at least a half m... Read More

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) - Senators have approved Gov. Pete Ricketts' choice to lead the Nebraska State Patrol despite concerns about his involvement in a gender discrimination lawsuit 10 years ago. The Legislature voted 32-7 Tuesday to approve Bradley ... Read More

ALBION - Boone County's attorney isn't happy with how a proposed plea agreement in a felony animal abuse case has worked out, so trial has been scheduled for July. Sixty-seven year old James Majerus of Petersburg appeared in Boone County District ... Read More

NELIGH - Two Antelope County officials who recently pleaded no contest to criminal activity were removed from office this morning during the county supervisor's meeting, effective immediately. Supervisor Harlan Brandt and treasurer Sandy Knapp we... Read More

COLUMBUS -– BD Medical in Columbus has awarded $12,000 in scholarships to three local high school graduates pursuing technical degrees in high-demand fields such as electromechanical technology and precision machining. The scholarships, valued a... Read More

COLUMBUS -- A teenage boy was struck by a motorist Monday afternoon in the 3300 block of 20th Street in Columbus. According to Columbus Police Captain Todd Thalken, the unidentified 13 year-old boy was riding his bike just after 3:30 p.m. when an eas... Read More

NORFOLK, Neb. (AP) — Officials say Nebraska Livestock Sales of Norfolk has suspended its summer schedule. Jim Barta owns the operation, and he said Monday that, "due to the declining number of cattle in the area, we are going to go with seasonal... Read More

NORFOLK - The City of Norfolk could soon have new options to drop-off mail downtown, but it will mean changing the way drivers travel through downtown. The Norfolk City Council approved the second reading of two ordinances Monday, one that would m... Read More

STANTON - For the first time in 20 years, Stanton County could be looking for a new sheriff's deputy to join their squad. At the Stanton City Council Meeting on Monday night, Stanton County Sheriff Mike Unger expressed need for the county to add a... Read More