SEWARD -- A statement from the City of Seward Administrator: The City of Seward is actively working on a major water issue. Both water tower systems have run dry due to an unknown leak in the system. We will need to refill both towers with raw wat'... Read More

BEATRICE - Community members in Beatrice got a unique site over the weekend as they could see license plates from all over the United States. Coworkers from the Minnesota Humanities Center, Alicia Waters and Claire Weaverling, were in town for the'... Read More

COLUMBUS - Two people have reportedly been arrested in the armed robbery incident at a downtown Columbus bar. Columbus Police reportedly arrested two people in relation to the robbery that took place at Avenue Bar last Wednesday. The Avenue Bar'... Read More

:19      ReadyJetBandSFX BEATRICE – Members of PBS Kids’ Ready-Jet-Go television program gave eclipse visitors some science entertainment at the Homestead National Monument of America Sunday, as visitation to the monument and the Beat'... Read More

COLUMBUS - The Platte County Sheriff's Office are looking for a man wanted for use of a weapon to commit a felony. Few details are  currently available, but the sheriff's office posted a picture of Cristian Burgos, who is currently wanted by the '... Read More

OSCEOLA - A flood warning remains in effect throughout the day on Sunday for Butler and Polk Counties. The flood warning is in effect until 8:30 p.m. for the two adjacent counties, says the NWS. The National Weather Service says 2 to 4 inches of r'... Read More

BEATRICE -- Television news crews from around the country have descended on Beatrice. Watch here as television Wichita, Kansas tv station KWCH broadcasts live....'... Read More

After a lifetime of hunting and fishing, it didn’t even rank in Connor Marcoe’s top 10. The 24-year-old Palmyra bow fisherman recently shot a state record flathead catfish weighing 55 pounds. It was about 46 inches in length. '... Read More

BEATRICE - Visitors from all over got a lesson in film history, as Gage County Fairgrounds hosted late night movie viewings in preparation for the solar eclipse. "Tonight, we showed, first of all, 'The Invasion of the Body Snatchers' and then we'r'... Read More

INDIAN CAVE STATE PARK - Local hotels aren't the only facilities available for visitors to book. Many explorers have packed up their tents and hauled their campers to Nebraska in anticipation of viewing the Solar Eclipse. Indian Cave State Park wa'... Read More

Steven Coffey was the big winner in this year's United Way Duck Race contest, as he took home the $10,000 top prize. 17,049 ducks were sold this year, raising approximately $60,000 for the Columbus Area United Way. The 17,049 set a record for most'... Read More

LINCOLN - Are you wondering how some animals will react to Monday's eclipse? News Channel Nebraska spoke with Natural Heritage Zoologist  Mike Fritz at Nebraska Game and Parks on what could happen to some species during the couple minutes of darknes'... Read More

WHITECLAY, Neb. (AP) -- Officials say a man has died and a woman has been injured in a crash near Whiteclay in northwestern Nebraska. The Sheridan County Sheriff's Department says 46-year-old Francis Ray Rencountre died when the vehicle he was dr'... Read More

BEATRICE – An expert at NASA’s Goddard Space Center in Maryland gave a demonstration Saturday about what people can expect to see, during Monday’s total solar eclipse in the Beatrice area. Ernie Wright gave a presentation called Creating NAS'... Read More