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(Video) NSP Presents Public Service Award for Citizen Save

Omaha, Neb. -- On Friday,  Nebraska State Patrol Colonel John Bolduc presented the Nebraska State Patrol Public Service Award to Pedro Gonzalez Jurado for an act that may have saved a woman’s life ... Read More

Grant Approved for YHS Outdoor Classroom

York High School students will soon have an addition to their science curriculum, thanks to grant funding from the Upper Big Blue Natural Resources District. A grant request for an outdoor classroom has been approved by the board of directors, provid... Read More

Burke Scholars Hard at Work

For sophomore agribusiness majors Madi Baker and Caden Theis, college thus far has been fun and challenging. Both Baker at Concordia University and Theis at Doane University are being helped along in their studies by scholarships from the Upper Big B... Read More

6 years after Nebraska TD, boy with cancer takes the field

ATKINSON, Neb. (AP) - A boy with brain cancer who scored a touchdown at a Nebraska practice game is playing football for real. Thirteen-year-old Jack Hoffman took the field Monday to play center for his junior high team in Atkinson, located 179 mi... Read More

Recipients of prestigious Presidential Graduate Fellowships announced

University of Nebraska Interim President Susan Fritz has announced the six recipients of 2019-20 Presidential Graduate Fellowships. The prestigious fellowships are awarded to a select group of NU graduate students each year on the basis of high acade... Read More

Send-off planned for Miss Rodeo Nebraska

The Miss Rodeo Nebraska Association will host a send-off celebration for Miss Rodeo Nebraska 2019 Eva Oliver on Oct. 26. The Merriman native will compete at the Miss Rodeo America Pageant in Las Vegas Dec. 1-8. The send-off will serve as a wa... Read More

NDCS employee arrested  

Lincoln, Neb. – 37 year old Erin Slater,  a corporal at the Lincoln Correctional Center (LCC), was arrested by the Nebraska State Patrol Wednesday for unauthorized communication with a prisoner. She has been employed by NDCS since March 2019.  S... Read More

DCSO reminds rural travelers of safety during harvest

  A Dawson County Sheriff's Office deputy conducted a traffic stop this week on a vehicle traveling 45mph over the speed limit. Lt. Tucker Case says it's particularly concerning that it occurred on a rural roadway with harvest activities unde... Read More

Trenton Fire Department Houses Historic Engine

The Trenton Fire Department hosts a 9/11 responder in its fleet. Bob Hovey, fire chief, feels a sense of pride with the community and the engine holding historic significance in the town. The fire engine responded to the Pentagon attack 18 year... Read More

Semi crashes off I-80, minor injuries to driver and passenger

Gothenburg, Neb. -- Minor injuries occurred when a westbound semi-trailer on Interstate-80 east of Gothenburg crossed the median, went across eastbound traffic, into the ditch, through the fence and came to rest next to a tree. The crash was reported... Read More

A Mooooovable Feast

The sun is rising over a pasture just south of York on a late summer day. Prairie grasses sway in the breeze at the spot, called the Kirkpatrick Basin North. Black-Eyed Susans and Mexican Hats flash their bright yellows and reds to attract the buzzin... Read More