Plattsmouth and Nebraska City Each Send 10 to State Tournament

FIRTH - The Class B-1 District was thought as one of the toughest in the state, but Plattsmouth and Nebraska City each came out with a lot of success. Plattsmouth entered the day ranked number one ... Read More

NORFOLK - Nebraska's senior senator will be visiting constituents in Northeast Nebraska in the coming week. U.S. Senator Deb Fischer has announced that she will be holding a series of "community coffee" forums across eastern Nebraska Monday throug... Read More

They gave him until 10 o’clock. Law enforcement negotiators had spent 11 hours Friday cajoling homicide suspect Kenneth Clark to come out of his west Omaha house. The 45-year-old man sobbed through his cellphone. He prayed. But he would not... Read More

BEATRICE - Gage County Tourism and Beatrice Area Chamber is seeking volunteers for the 10th Annual HOOPLA Youth Basketball Tournament on Saturday, February 27th. Volunteers are needed to assist with score keeping, time clock and concessions. The ... Read More

NEBRASKA CITY - The public safety and finance committees for the Fourth Corso Viaduct met on Monday to continue discussion on future plans with the bridge. During the finance meeting, a big part of the discussion was linked to property tax. The... Read More

RAPID CITY, S.D. (AP) — South Dakota-based Black Hills Corp. says it has completed its purchase of Colorado-based SourceGas Holdings. SourceGas is a natural gas utility serving about 425,000 customers including some in Pierce, Stanton, Antelope,... Read More

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — The nation's only ban on meatpackers owning hogs has ended due to a new Nebraska law that allows processers to control the animals from birth to slaughter. Gov. Pete Ricketts signed the measure Thursday. Business and farm... Read More

LINCOLN - In any vehicular pursuit in Nebraska, if an innocent third party is injured, law enforcement is held liable. Senator Dan Watermeier wanted to make sure there is a definition for "third party." On his weekly radio appearance, Senator Wa... Read More

(BEATRICE) – Gage Area Growth Enterprise has reelected three members who serve on the organization’s board of directors. Andrea Schafer, Patrick Ratigan and Steve Hovendick were all reelected during the organization’s annual meeting, held Th... Read More

(BEATRICE) – The Gage County Planning Commission has forwarded revised regulations governing wind farms, to the county’s board of supervisors.  Following a public hearing last night, the commission agreed to establish a sound limit on wind turbi... Read More

HANOVER -- Back in December, both the Hanover boys and girls basketball teams lost by ten points at Washington County.   Two months later at home, the Wildcats took their wins back, with a 54-40 boys victory and a 62-46 girls final. The Hanover b... Read More