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FALLS CITY – The Richardson County Board’s posting of a deputy and metal detector at the courthouse entrance drew criticism Tuesday. Taking Back Our Community packed the commissioners’ room, ... Read More

MONTEZUMA, Iowa — Investigators searching for a University of Iowa student who vanished last month are launching a new website to generate tips from potential witnesses. The Iowa Division of Criminal Investigation unveiled FindingMoll... Read More

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska carried out its first execution in more than two decades on Tuesday with a drug combination never tried before, including the first use of the powerful opioid fentanyl in a lethal injection. Carey Dean Moore, 60, wa... Read More

BEATRICE – An agri-business has won its appeal of Gage County’s denial of a special use permit for an anhydrous ammonia operation. District Judge Julie Smith ruled in favor of Holtmeier Brothers, Inc., which wants to build an anhydrous ammonia... Read More

BEATRICE - Beatrice Public Schools will begin their new year with a new Superintendent. Just like students get used to transitioning from one building to another, Superintendent Jason Alexander says it’s new for him, as well. One activity distri... Read More

BEATRICE – The new school year begins Wednesday for kindergarten through ninth grade students in Beatrice.  But, not for some students at Paddock Lane, where a delay in finishing a six-classroom school addition has pushed back the start to August ... Read More

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NORFOLK - A Norfolk man is in jail facing drug and obstruction charges. Norfolk Police Captain Don Miller says 47-year old Craig Zautke was arrested early Saturday. Police were called to a road rage incident in town, when they spotted Zautke parki... Read More

NORFOLK - An Omaha man is in jail after authorities say he combined a high blood alcohol content with high speeds. Stanton County Sheriff Mike Unger says 26-year old Mario Efrain Perez-Tzunux was arrested Sunday afternoon. Sheriff Unger says a ... Read More

BEATRICE – A heavily traveled downtown Beatrice street is getting a new surface, this week. Construction crews are installing a new asphalt surface on Ella Street between Third and Sixth.   A Waverly company doing the project is also installin... Read More

Omaha, NE.—Does Bob Krist think Gov. Pete Ricketts is afraid to debate him? You decide. This is what Democrat Krist (see exclusive video above)  told News Channel Nebraska's Joe Jordan: Krist: So where we stand right now is the governor has ag... Read More