MAAD Bringing Multi-State Softball Tournament to Columbus

COLUMBUS - A multi-state athletic association that is focused on supporting deaf athletes, has chosen Columbus to host it's 59th, 36th, and 19th annual softball tournaments this summer. Columbus Ar... Read More

Woman Jailed on Car Theft and Drug Charges

GRAND ISLAND, Neb. - A 26-year-old Wood River woman remains in the Hall County jail accused of auto theft. Janell Perez was spotted by police at West 3rd Street and N Broadwell allegedly driving a silver 1984 pick up truck tied to a Kearney robber... Read More

Central Nebraska Youth  Track & Field Meet

HASTINGS, Neb.- Hastings City Parks and Recreation Department opens competition for "5 Points Bank" Athletics for children ages 8-13 to be held on 4 May. All events take place on the Hastings High School track. This event is for boys and girls age... Read More

1C Church Hit Again with Graffiti

COLUMBUS - A local church seems to be the focus for a group of graffiti artists who have continued vandalizing the building over and over again. The graffiti started back in early to mid January,  when 1C Church, as well as several other local bu... Read More

Three Teenager Arrested in Lincoln for Robbery and Assault

LINCOLN, Nebraska. - Three 19-year-olds have been arrested for assaulting and robbing another teen. The incident occurred in the Burger King parking lot in the  2805 block of  S. 48th St Saturday night. According to police, Omahans Kamiya Ke... Read More

Greenhouse Highlights Auburn's Emerging Ag Education

AUBURN - Auburn Public Schools held a ribbon cutting Monday for a new greenhouse that highlights the district’s emerging agricultural education program. Ashton Bohling, who is leading the school’s third year of FFA, said the greenhouse provide... Read More

More Counterfeits in Grand Island

GRAND ISLAND, Neb.- Three more cases of counterfeit bills occurred in the city over the weekend. They showed up at Casey's General Store (where gas was purchased) Walmart South and the Pump & Pantry. The cases involved two $20 bills with th... Read More

Saving Grace Ministry Visits Columbus News Team

COLUMBUS- Watch as Mike Foley of the Saving Grace Ministry visits with the Columbus News Team.   For more information, contact Mike Foley at 402-276-0035, or via e-mail at    ...... Read More

Farmers Given Guideline Reminder before Levee Survey

FREMONT COUNTY, IA - With inspections coming this week, farmers with land next to a federal levee are being told to keep in line with government guidelines or risk losing funding. The Army Corps of Engineers are expected to be in Fremont County... Read More

Good Samaritan Society in Wymore to Close

WYMORE - The Evangelical Lutheran Good Samaritan Society announced Monday that they will be closing their Wymore location. Administrator Correne Adams says, "We are thankful for the support and service of our dedicated employees, clients, family m... Read More

Fire Training Tomorrow

GRAND ISLAND, Neb.- Don't be alarmed tomorrow morning—the fire department is holding a drill. It begins at 8 am, in the 38-hundred block of  W. Old Highway 30.  ...... Read More