Report whooping crane sightings; Prescribed burns

LINCOLN, Neb. – The entire population of whooping cranes in the Central Flyway is expected to migrate through Nebraska over the next several weeks. The Nebraska Game and Parks Commission encourages ... Read More

FALLS CITY  - The Richardson County Sheriff’s Office reports the arrest of a Falls City woman wanted in connection with a Sept. 18 explosion at the Spirit Shoppe on Harlan Street. Deputies arrested 39-year-old April  Feighner in Rulo. She is s... Read More

Omaha, NE.—After a rocky week, charges of racism among other things, Douglas County Democrats have bounced back in the early voting battle. While still not enjoying the lead they have during the past two elections, Democratic vote by mail reques... Read More

Columbus - A SUV on fire temporarily slowed down Highway 81 northbound traffic last night, north of Columbus. Luckily, the driver and her three small children were able to escape before the fire consumed the vehicle. At 9:45 pm Columbus Fire and ... Read More

Columbus - Central Community College held its annual manufacturing day open house Thursday evening in Columbus. Both kids and adults were invited to come and chat with CCC faculty and local businesses to learn more about their lines of work. Thes... Read More

Columbus - Improving employability is a proactive solution for keeping at-risk individuals out of poverty. As such, United Way works closely with agency partners, direct programs, and local and statewide coalitions to find solutions to these most co... Read More

PIERCE COUNTY, NE — Four people are in the hospital after a multi-vehicle accident on Thursday afternoon. Emergency personnel responded to a crash three miles north of Hadar on Highway 13 around 4:30 PM.  Officials on the scene say the Jaws of Li... Read More

LAUREL - A Nebraska bank is helping to build a school in Africa. Security Bank of Nebraska won the Extraordinary Bank of the Year award in 2017 for its service to small towns across the state. The bank chose to donate its $10,000 award to the Uns... Read More

COLUMBUS --A Columbus house fire sent smoke over its downtown as firefighters worked to control the blaze. The call came in just after two o'clock today for a home at 2821 10th Street. Upon arrival, Columbus Fire and Rescue crews encountered heavy sm... Read More

WEST DES MOINES, Iowa (Oct. 18, 2018) — Hy-Vee, Inc., based in West Des Moines, Iowa, is voluntarily recalling six of its meat and potato products across its eight-state region due to possible contamination with Salmonella and Listeria monocytogene... Read More

LINCOLN, Neb. – The Nebraska Game and Parks Commission will consider proposed changes to fisheries regulations and orders when it meets Oct. 26 in Kearney. Many of the changes, including those to trout, northern pike and bullfrog orders, would resu... Read More