Iowa Trial Delayed for Hubbard Man Accused of Killing Wife

SIOUX CITY, Iowa (AP) — An Iowa trial again has been delayed for a Hubbard man charged with killing his wife. Court records say a Woodbury County judge approved a defense request to delay Rogelio... Read More

COLUMBUS - Thanks to some heroic efforts from county and city government workers, the streets of Columbus remained safe throughout the majority of Winter Storm Jupiter over the weekend. With heavy sleet and ice falling throughout Sunday and Monday... Read More

COLUMBUS - A Columbus woman was sentenced Friday for stabbing her brother and will spend 30 months in prison. Platte County Judge Robert R Steinke sentenced 21 year old Columbus resident Alicia Martinez on Friday to serve 30 months after she was ... Read More

NORFOLK, NE — It seems like everything is going digital these days, and that includes the Norfolk Public Library. The Norfolk City Council unanimously approved changes to the Library’s policies at their meeting Tuesday night. The new updates ... Read More

FAIRBURY - The Family and Youth Involvement (FYI) Center in Fairbury is helping area students learn while providing them a safe place to have fun. That's what several young people involved with the center told the city council while speaking at Tuesd... Read More

FAIRBURY - The Fairbury City Council approved a new contract with the Nebraska Department of Economic Development for an owner occupied housing rehabilitation grant during its meeting Tuesday night. The program, which provides financial assistance... Read More

COLUMBUS - Additional donations for both the new Library and Cultural Arts Center and the three other Quality of Life Centers is on the line, as the library tries to hit its fundraising goal by the end of the year. Columbus Public Library Director... Read More

WILBER - The National High School Athletic Coaches Association has advanced Wilber-Clatonia Athletic Director, Keith Muller, to a finalist for national coach of the year in the area of Athletic Director. There are eight finalists across the countr... Read More

COLUMBUS - Nebraska governor Pete Ricketts spoke in Columbus on Tuesday as part of his    state fly around program. Ricketts met with citizens of Columbus at the local airport and spoke for roughly 30 minutes about how to create jobs and opportu... Read More

LINCOLN — Christopher Columbus would make way for Chief Standing Bear in Nebraska under a proposal introduced Tuesday in the state Legislature. Sen. Patty Pansing Brooks of Lincoln wants to replace Columbus Day with a day honoring the famous Pon... Read More

FALLS CITY - The Falls City council has officially approved the removal of several dilapidated homes in town. The city of Falls City has identified five homes that are nuisance properties and are considered unsafe. The owners of the properties hav... Read More