Tips from The Beatrice Fire Department On Firework Safety

BEATRICE - Our Doug Lowery caught up with firefighter Nick Koch of the Beatrice Fire Department and discussed the issue of firework safety....... Read More

BEATRICE -  An official with Nebraska Public Power District is taking issue with comments by the Beatrice electric superintendent, as to how fast NPPD’s combined cycle natural gas plant could supply electricity to the city. Mark Becker feels th... Read More

FALLS CITY - The Falls City Police Department and the City of Falls City would like to extend an invitation to residents of Falls City, Richardson County, and the surrounding area to attend 'National Night Out' on August 2nd. "The 'National Ni... Read More

NORFOLK - A Norfolk doctor is presenting himself as an alternative to the current leadership in Washington, D.C. Daniel Wik is running for Nebraska's District 1 seat in the U.S. House of Representatives as a Democrat. Thursday, Wik spoke to a grou... Read More

BEATRICE -  Worldlawn Power Equipment, Inc. is acquiring the former Husqvarna Turf Care Manufacturing Company Building in north Beatrice.   The Nebraska Governor’s Office announced the acquisition Thursday afternoon, in a news release. Reache... Read More

BEATRICE - A local organization has received a grant that will pay for fifty trees to be planted in local parks. Keep Beatrice Beautiful Executive Director Linda Grell says she filled out a grant in January, and found out earlier this month that B... Read More

PAWNEE CITY - How far would you go to keep something such as your family bible? Would you put your life on the line for it? Well Joe Stehlik's ancestors wouldn't even hesitate with that question. Their answer would be a definite yes. Joe Stehlik i... Read More

Lincoln, NE (KOLN) -- Lincoln Police were contacted by the Lincoln Airport Authority on Wednesday after an employee witnessed a potential sale of homemade fireworks. Tory Bouma, 38, of Firth, Nebraska was arrested after he tried to sell homemade ... Read More

TABLE ROCK - Back in 1873, 143 years ago, a group of men constructed a schoolhouse made out of native stone, about four miles southeast of Table Rock overlooking the Nemaha River valley to the East, giving it the name "Pleasant Valley." Nettie St... Read More

FAIRBURY - Fairbury Police have identified the man arrested for the theft of a tow truck from a local Auto Shop. M&D Auto in Fairbury reported the truck stolen at about 12:15 p.m. on Wednesday. The company said the truck was for sale and a man... Read More

BEATRICE – Fourteen Nebraska communities will share $2.11 million in state aid from the Civic and Community Center Financing Fund.  The Nebraska Department of Economic Development announced the award recipients, today. The largest grant, for $7... Read More