Appeals Court Allows Nebraska Gay Marriage Ban to Stand

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A federal appeals court has allowed Nebraska's gay marriage ban to stay in place, putting a federal judge's ruling striking down the ban on hold. The decision by the 8th U.S. C... Read More

Genoa - A cornfield is on fire near Genoa according to scanner traffic. A report came in at approximately 12:05 pm Thursday reporting the fire that is said to be approximately six miles North of Genoa of of HWY 39. Columbus News Team is headin... Read More

NORFOLK - Three people are in jail following an early morning foot pursuit in Norfolk. Shortly after 1 a.m. Thursday, a Norfolk Police Officer observed a car traveling westbound on Elm Avenue at a very high rate of speed. The officer located the p... Read More

WEST POINT - A man is in jail following an afternoon burglary in West Point. According to court documents, law enforcement officials responded to a possible burglary shortly before 1 p.m. Tuesday. When law enforcement came in contact with West Poi... Read More

LINCOLN (AP) -A new survey report says the average value of Nebraska's agriculture land dropped 3 percent in the past year. The University of Nebraska-Lincoln report released Wednesday says that as of Feb. 1, the land value was $3,210 an acre, com... Read More

WAYNE - A Carroll man will be sentenced in May after pleading guilty to a number of child pornography charges Wednesday. Thirty-nine year old Ted Perry appeared in Wayne County District Court Wednesday. Perry pleaded guilty to nine counts of posse... Read More

HOWELLS - A West Point man is dead following an accident south of the Highway 32/15 junction. Stanton County Sheriff Mike Unger says the accident happened on Highway 15 about eight miles northwest of Howells just before 5 p.m. Tuesday. Unger says ... Read More

MADISON - The former zoning administrator for Madison County has pleaded guilty to theft. Fifty-five year old John Johnson pleaded guilty to a reduced charge of misdemeanor theft in Madison County Court on Tuesday. As part of a plea agreement, Joh... Read More

HOWELLS - One person is dead following an accident south of the Highway 32/15 junction. Stanton County Sheriff Mike Unger says the accident happened on Highway 15 about eight miles northwest of Howells just before 5 p.m. Tuesday. Unger says a nort... Read More

CLEAR LAKE, Iowa (KTIV) - The National Transportation Safety Board has agreed to consider reopening the investigation into the 1959 plane crash near Clear Lake, Iowa that killed musicians Buddy Holly, Ritchie Valens and J.P. "The Big Bopper" Richard... Read More

NORFOLK - Could the City of Norfolk be going without a 4th of July parade this year? The Norfolk Oddfellows will be deciding on that very issue this Thursday. The Oddfellows are scheduled to vote on whether or not to cancel the 4th of July parade ... Read More