Columbus Woman Killed in Train Accident

NORTH BEND – A Columbus woman lost her life last night after a train collision west of North Bend. Wednesday night, just after 9PM, the Dodge County Sheriff’s office dispatched several deputies... Read More

BEATRICE – A Gage County woman is headed to state prison after being convicted of a drug offense and of violating a three-year probation term issued in April, 2017 on other drug convictions. Amber Pedersen will serve three-to-six years in prison... Read More

KEARNEY --- Almost 290 Lbs of marijuana has been seized and two men have been arrested during a traffic stop on Interstate 80. On Wednesday, troopers spotted a semi pulling a box trailer make an improper lane change at mile marker 279 near Kearney... Read More

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SILVER CREEK - Silver Creek's own Jessie Hendrickson is celebrating her 100th birthday on Thursday. Silver Creek Village Clerk Jennifer Czarnick says Jessie was born in Polk County, and moved to Silver Creek when she was 20 years old. Hendrickson ... Read More

COLUMBUS - Co-Owner of Barbara Jeans and former Columbus City Councilman Dennis Duffy, recently passed away at the age of 76. Current 3rd Ward Columbus City Councilman Richard Jablonski shared his condolences at Monday nights meeting, for Duffy, w... Read More

Omaha, NE.—When he was first elected Sen. Ben Sasse was hailed as the conservatives' conservative. Times have clearly changed. For months he's been labeled an anti-Trumper and now, according to his critics, he's pro-illegal immigration. Wa... Read More

STANTON COUNTY- A long time sheriff recognized for the second time in his career. Stanton County Sheriff Mike Unger has recently been recognized as one of the Mothers Against Drunk Drivers 2018 law enforcement officers of the year. Unger was ho... Read More

NORFOLK- An Albion resident has been taken into custody for drug possession. 22 year old Marissa Wooster was arrested around 4:50 PM Wednesday night in Norfolk. Wooster was originally investigated for shop lifting and during the search police f... Read More

COLUMBUS - Police reports say an adult, a teen, and a baby were injured in a 23rd Street collision. A 17-year-old driver told police, they were heading eastbound on 23rd Street, when they began switching from the outside to inside lanes, according... Read More

NORFOLK- One door closes as another one opens for a local art center director. Norfolk Arts Center executive director Kara Weander-Gaster has stepped down as director to pursue a new job as the affiliate fund development coordinator with the Nebra... Read More