GRAND ISLAND - A Grand Island Jewelry store is out $250,000 after a suspected heist over the weekend. Grand Island Police say it happened late Friday or early Saturday at the Oro-Mex Jewelers store in Grand Island. GIPD says'... Read More

HASTINGS, NE — There’s one specific word Harriet McFeely listens for when she talks to guests at her museum in Hastings. “Weird is the key word here. I always say to people, ‘you ever have anything weird, you ever hear anythi'... Read More

The California National Guard helicopter crews that rescued more than 200 people from a fast-approaching forest fire this weekend have labeled the daring flights as the most dangerous of their careers. A CH-47 Chinook helicopter and a UH-60 Black '... Read More

BEATRICE - Nathan Spilker is 19. He'll be 20 on June 15. He graduated from Beatrice High School two years ago, and just wrapped up his sophomore year at Princeton. An aerospace engineering major, Spilker was one of 40 students involved in '... Read More

SUPERIOR - The city of Superior has revamped its downtown. In the last couple of weeks, the city officially opened the 4th Street Square, and renovated the 213 Business Center, thanks to a $150,000 grant from the USDA. The 4th Street Square, lo'... Read More

BEATRICE - The NGage economic development group has joined the list of organizations supporting a name change for Beatrice's largest tourist attraction. The proposal calls for renaming Homestead National Monument of America to 'Homestead National'... Read More

EXETER - An Exeter man accused of cruelty to animals now faces new charges. The Fillmore County Sheriff's Office filed 11 additional charges against 30-year-old Aaron Ogren on Wednesday. Court documents show the new charges mainly focus on the'... Read More

WASHINGTON/PRNewswire/ - Nebraska's top two youth volunteers of 2019, Pranav Rajan, 17, of Lincoln and Jorja (pronounced Georgia) Boller, 10, of Beatrice, were honored in the nation's capital Sunday night for their outstanding volunteer'... Read More

HEBRON - Prosecutors Tuesday dropped charges against a Hebron man arrested after a fatal shooting in October. But, they have filed new felony charges against him in connection with a fight earlier that morning. Michael Lewis, 21, was charged with'... Read More

MILFORD (AP) - Authorities have identified two people killed in a wrong-way crash earlier this week on Interstate 80 in eastern Nebraska. The Nebraska State Patrol says the crash Monday afternoon killed the wrong-way driver, 56-year-old Cesar Per'... Read More

FAIRBURY - A Nebraska legislative committee advanced its proposal to lower property taxes by raising other taxes, and boosting state aid to K-12 public schools, to full Legislature on Tuesday. Members of the Revenue Committee continued debate Mon'... Read More

DORCHESTER - Farmers' Cooperative collected over $80,000 to support farmers devastated by the flooding this spring. The company made the announcement in a news release Monday afternoon. The Southeast Nebraska and Northeast Kansas Cooperative cond'... Read More

Nebraskans have certainly had more than enough experience with winter weather and flooding in recent weeks. Now, they have an opportunity to make sure they’re ready for spring and summer weather conditions. This week is Severe Weather Awareness '... Read More

_informq.push(); BEATRICE, NE - Last Friday, U.S. President Donald Trump signed legislation that ended the partial government shutdown through at least Feb. 15. That allowed 59 national parks and 117 national monuments to reopen. Among those'... Read More