LINCOLN - A bill protecting free-speech rights of student journalists has once again been introduced in the legislature, and has won first-round approval. Senator Adam Morfeld of Lincoln introduced the measure last year to prevent '... Read More

The American Red Cross has extended its urgent call for donors of all blood types to give blood. With influenza escalating across the country and preventing some donors from giving, and winter weather threatening to cancel blood drives, the Red Cross'... Read More

BROKEN BOW— Rod Sonnichsen will now serve as Broken Bow Mayor after officially being sworn in on Friday, January 17 at the Broken Bow Municipal Building. Mayor Sonnichsen had previously been serving as the East Ward council representative and also '... Read More

GRAND ISLAND - A student and teacher from Northwest High School in Grand Island being charged with sex crimes appeared in Hall County Court Wednesday for the first time. According to a Grand Island Police Department release, GIPD '... Read More

BROKEN BOW--Governor Pete Ricketts stopped in Broken Bow during his State of the State fly around on Thursday afternoon and spoke to a crowd of more than 50 people (click here to see his State of the State address). He described 2019 as a tough ye'... Read More

According to the National Weather Service in North Platte, winter weather appears imminent tonight (Thursday) and Friday followed by strong winds Friday evening and overnight. This weather will mainly affect areas along and east of highway 83. '... Read More

BROKEN BOW--Lambing and Kidding School will be held at two locations in Nebraska on January 25, 2020. Each location will have speakers in the morning and will have a farm tour in the afternoon. The locations for the program will be the Chadron Fir'... Read More

OMAHA - Health officials in eastern Nebraska say they're investigating a string of tuberculosis cases in the Omaha area. Television station KETV reports that the Douglas County Health Department said Wednesday that 13 people have t'... Read More

HOLDREGE - A semi hauling nearly 3-dozen cattle went off the road near Holdrege Wednesday afternoon. This video sent to NCN by Mid Nebraska Scanner shows the cattle truck sitting on the Holdrege Country Club Golf Course off Highway'... Read More

LINCOLN – Today, Governor Pete Ricketts unveiled his budget adjustment recommendations and legislative initiatives for the 2020 legislative session during his annual State of the State address.  In his address, he talked about the need to “keep'... Read More

UPDATED 1/16/2020 11:06 a.m.  After speaking with the Mason City Village Clerk Donna Hoblyn-Bittner and American Red Cross Central/Western Nebraska Executive Director Rachelle Lipker, a correction was reported that the house fire on Monday involv'... Read More

BROKEN BOW--According to Custer County Clerk Constance Gracey, the official results have been reviewed by a canvassing board which confirm the conclusion of the recall election: Broken Bow Mayor Jonathon Berghorst has been removed from office. In '... Read More

BROKEN BOW--The Broken Bow City Council held a six-minute meeting on Tuesday night with council members Ron Sonnichsen, Chris Myers, Larry Miller, and city clerk Stephanie Wright in attendance along with a crowd of approximately 25 people. Followi'... Read More

BROKEN BOW--The unofficial results are in as of Tuesday, January 14 and the recall election to remove Broken Bow Mayor Jonathon Berghorst from office was successful. The ballot asked the question, “Shall Jonathon Berghorst be removed from the of'... Read More