Nevada tells state high court that Nebraska execution had no complications

LAS VEGAS — Prison officials have told the Nevada Supreme Court that witnesses reported no complications during Nebraska’s execution of Carey Dean Moore, which used some of the same drugs that Nev... Read More

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A federal judge has ordered the U.S. State Department to conduct a more thorough review of the Keystone XL pipeline's proposed pathway after Nebraska state regulators changed the route. U.S. District Judge Brian Morris of Mo... Read More

MADISON - Northeast Nebraska officials are warning residents to be on the lookout for home improvement scams. Madison County Sheriff Vern Hjorth said in a news release that scammers will pose as contractors and offer a number of jobs for reduced ... Read More

O'NEILL - Two people are in jail accused of an armed robbery in O'Neill. O'Neill Police say 36-year old Nicole Vanness and 28-year old Bradley Furman were arrested on Monday. The two were wanted by police related to an armed robbery that took ... Read More

NORFOLK - Northeast Community College has a vacancy to fill on its governing board. Board of Governors member Shirley Petsche of Petersburg resigned her post at the board meeting in Norfolk on Wednesday. In her letter of resignation to the boar... Read More

NORFOLK - Police arrested a Norfolk man in connection with an attempt through Facebook to lure a 12-year-old girl. The suspect communicated with who he believed to be a 12-year-old child who was attempting to sell a swimsuit via Facebook. The g... Read More

Omaha, NE.--Given Gov. Pete Ricketts' built in re-election advantages—especially campaign cash and the "R" after his name in one of the country's reddest states—you have to wonder what, if anything, can derail his re-election. Yes, there is th... Read More

FREMONT - Hormel Foods Corporation announced today that the Fremont processing facility will be sold to WholeStone Farms, LLC, with the sale to become final by December 2018, pending various conditions. The sale includes the Fremont processing fac... Read More

BEATRICE -Sentencing for a woman convicted of stealing from the Wymore Church of Christ, has been rescheduled again.   Angela Lenk has been convicted of two counts of theft. Gage County District Judge Rick Schreiner Wednesday appeared frustrated... Read More

BEATRICE – The Gage County Board has instructed the county attorney NOT to appeal a district judge’s ruling this week, that reversed the county’s denial of a special use permit. The county board voted 4-2, with one member absent, not to chal... Read More

LINCOLN - The crowd quickly grew outside of the capital building, Tuesday, in protest of the return of the death penalty in Nebraska. In response to the execution of Carey Dean Moore, somewhere near a hundred people showed up, paying full attenti... Read More