News Archive

Published: Friday, March 20, 2015
By: Stan Smith

A debate on whether to repeal the mandatory motorcycle helmet law resumes in the legislature today. 

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Published: Friday, March 20, 2015
By: Stan Smith

The Fillmore County sheriff says a 60-year-old Grafton man has been arrested on suspicion of attempted murder in the shooting of his 62-year-old brother.

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Published: Friday, March 20, 2015
By: Stan Smith

Thousands of outdoor birding enthusiasts from around the planet are converging on central Nebraska, with many of them attending Audubon’s Nebraska Crane Festival in the Kearney area.

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Published: Thursday, March 19, 2015
By: Stan Smith

A bill to increase state regulations of abortion clinics drew emotional testimony at the Capitol.

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Published: Thursday, March 19, 2015
By: Stan Smith

Low-income families that receive government aid to care for children could see an increase in payments under a bill advanced by Nebraska lawmakers.

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Published: Thursday, March 19, 2015
By: Doug Kennedy, KWBE

Jason Schriner of Beatrice sentenced to consecutive terms, avoiding trial on more serious charges.

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Published: Wednesday, March 18, 2015
By: Doug Kennedy, KWBE

Female accosted outside Mosaic in South Beatrice, this morning.

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Published: Wednesday, March 18, 2015
By: Stan Smith

An effort to return Nebraska to a winner-take-all presidential elector state has failed in face of a second filibuster. 

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Published: Wednesday, March 18, 2015
By: Stan Smith

Nebraska Congressmen are cautious when commenting on President Obama's request to use military force against the Islamic State.

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Published: Wednesday, March 18, 2015
By: Stan Smith

Nebraska lawmakers have advanced a bill that could help them anticipate financial downturns similar to the one that created the 2009 state budget crisis. 

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Published: Wednesday, March 18, 2015
By: Jordan Slocum

22 athletes, each from a different sport, will be honored in the inaugural class.  

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Published: Tuesday, March 17, 2015
By: Associated Press

Overnight accident happens near Verdon.

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Published: Tuesday, March 17, 2015
By: Stan Smith

United States Senator Deb Fischer defends her signing of an open letter to Iran that has been harshly criticized by President Obama. 

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Published: Tuesday, March 17, 2015
By: Stan Smith

A great donation program for the Bonham Theater Project is going on this week through the 4th Street Nursery.

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Published: Tuesday, March 17, 2015
By: Stan Smith

This is a day for corned beef and cabbage, green beer, shamrocks and blarney stones.

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Published: Tuesday, March 17, 2015
By: Doug Kennedy, KWBE

Animal care organization holds major money-raising event this Friday.

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Published: Monday, March 16, 2015
By: Stan Smith

Nebraskans had a chance to voice their concerns about the Waters of the United States rule being proposed in Washington at a special United States Senate field hearing Saturday.

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Published: Monday, March 16, 2015
By: Stan Smith

State lawmakers and Governor Pete Ricketts don't seem to be on the same page on tax relief. 

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Published: Monday, March 16, 2015
By: Stan Smith

Nebraska lawmakers will debate a bill to create a set of statewide standards for county-issued permits for livestock operations.

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Published: Monday, March 16, 2015
By: Jordan Slocum

The Nebraska boys basketball state tournament and both the boys and girls tournaments in Kansas wrapped up over the weekend.  How did area teams fare?

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Published: Monday, March 16, 2015
By: Bryan Cook

The Southeast Community College men's and women's basketball teams compete in the NJCAA Division Two National Tournaments this week.

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Published: Monday, March 16, 2015
By: Bryan Cook

2nd seed Freeman advanced to the Class C-2 State Championship Game by defeating Archbishop Bergan Friday night.

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Published: Monday, March 16, 2015
By: Bryan Cook

3rd seed Sidney stunned 2nd seed Beatrice in the Class-B State semifinals on Friday night.

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Published: Friday, March 13, 2015
By: Doug Kennedy, KWBE

Gage County Tourism and Southeast Nebraska Travel Council receiving state support.

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Published: Friday, March 13, 2015
By: Doug Kennedy, KWBE

Nebraska lawmakers considering several options, for providing property tax relief.

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