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Corn Country 27th Annual Pheasants Forever Banquet Set For This Saturday

MCOOL JUNCTION- On Saturday, October 12th the Corn Country 27th Annual Pheasants Forever Banquet will take place in McCool Junction. The event is set for 5:00 P.M. on Saturday and will be hosted at the Stone Creek Event Center in McCool Junction. The... Read More

Majority Of Residents Want To Keep City Auditorium

YORK- Recently a survey was conducted on whether or not to keep the City Auditorium in York, the reason for the survey, of course, is because of all the renovations that are needed for the building. More than 900 York area residents did the survey an... Read More

Ord man dead after vehicle rolls on top of him

ORD - Ord Fire and Rescue were dispatched to an accident Wednesday night where a reported vehicle rolled onto a male in Ord. Valley County Sheriff's Office responded to the call. Upon arrival to the scene, Michael Spotanski, 29 years old, of Ord w... Read More

Curbtender to Open Factory in Nebraska

Curbtender, Inc., a manufacturer of refuse collection vehicles, has announced that it has purchased a factory in Gothenburg, Nebraska, and will begin manufacturing select product models in that facility later this year. The facility, located at 300 1... Read More

Black Hills Energy shares safety and efficiency tips ahead of changing weather

Lincoln, Neb. — Oct. 10, 2019 — Across Nebraska, families are waking up to a nip in the air and snow in the forecast. Fall is officially here and cooler temperatures are upon us. As we pull jackets from the closet and visit the coffee shop fo... Read More

Hastings College Homecoming 2019 royalty finalists announced

(Hastings, Nebraska) – Homecoming week is underway at Hastings College, with traditional student events happening daily. Activities include everything from bed races to a chalk walk and a bonfire to skit night. Along with the excitement of these ... Read More

UNK unveils new childhood education center

KEARNEY - The University of Nebraska at Kearney celebrated the upcoming opening of the Plambeck Early Childhood Education Center with a ribbon-cutting Tuesday. The event included public tours of the new $7.8 million center, which will open Nov. 4. T... Read More

Man was killed when his car crashed into an oncoming semitrailer in Frontier County

MAYWOOD, Neb. (AP) _ Authorities say a man was killed when his car crashed into an oncoming semitrailer in southern Nebraska's Frontier County. The collision occurred a little after 2:30 p.m. Monday, about 3 miles northwest of Maywood on U.S. Highwa... Read More

UNK Theatre’s ‘She Kills Monsters’ opens Wednesday

KEARNEY – The University Theatre at Kearney presents “She Kills Monsters” Wednesday through Sunday at the University of Nebraska at Kearney. The first show of the season at UNK, it is produced entirely by students and under the direction of s... Read More

Nebraska Receives $6.5 million in Federal Funds  to Combat Opioid Misuse

Lincoln, Neb. -- Nebraska’s Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) has garnered additional federal funding for opioid prevention and treatment from the United States Department of Health and Human Services. Grants from the Substance Abus... Read More

Doane U. to host opening of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion division

  Lincoln, NE --- Doane University is excited to formally announce the formation of the Division of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion at a ribbon cutting ceremony on its Lincoln campus on Wednesday, October 9. In Doane’s 147-year history,... Read More

Railroad officer fatally shoots man after Chick-fil-A crash

A uniformed railroad officer fatally shot a disgruntled customer who rammed his truck into a Chick-fil-A restaurant in Nebraska, police said Tuesday. Officers called Tuesday afternoon to the Chick-fil-A arrived to find a crashed pickup truck insid... Read More

Pursuit of Stolen Truck Ends with Arrest in York County

Grand Island, Neb. -- Law enforcement officials from several agencies worked together to take a suspect into custody following a pursuit that crossed several counties Monday evening. At approximately 9:45 p.m., the Sutton Police Department received ... Read More

Quiet Zone Project May Not be Completed by Thanksgiving

YORK- The York City Council met last Thursday and one topic that was of major discussion was the completion of the quite zone. During the previous meeting on September 19th, it was stated that the quiet zone would be completed by Thanksgiving. But, a... Read More