LINCOLN — Foster care numbers in Nebraska have climbed for a second straight year, according to a new state report. The Foster Care Review Office’s latest annual report shows that, between July 2016 and this June, 5.1 percent more children acr'... Read More

FULLERTON, Neb. - A man is charged with six felonies in two separate incidents in Nance County. 32-year-old Dale Allen is charged with terroristic threats and two counts of child abuse stemming from a July incident. Court records say he kicked '... Read More

12:20 p.m. Minnesota Governor Mark Dayton and Lt. Governor Tina Smith have released statements following the announcement of Senator Al Franken's coming resignation from the United States Senate. The following is a statement from Governor Mark '... Read More

NELIGH, Neb. – Memorial services for 24-year-old Sydney Loofe have been set. A funeral for Loofe will be held on Monday, Dec. 11 at Grace Lutheran Church in Neligh. Visitation with the family will be Sunday, Dec. 10 from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. at Grac'... Read More

FULLERTON, Neb. - A Fullerton man and a teen boy are both accused of sexually assaulting a 13-year-old girl in Belgrade. 20-year-old Bryan Howser will next appear in Nance County district court in January on the charge of first degree sexual assau'... Read More

NEBRASKA CITY - Nebraska City firefighters extinguished a fire at a Nebraska City trailer house Wednesday evening. Fire Chief Alan Viox said the occupants of the trailer were cooking out. Despite a 14-degree wind chill, the grill was too close to '... Read More

CENTRAL CITY - The Merrick County Sheriff's Office says a recent traffic stop, led to the arrest of a Grand Island Woman on multiple drug charges. MCSO says on Saturday, a deputy initiated and traffic stop on 6th Street and Fort Kearney Road, just'... Read More

CHAPMAN - Merrick County authorities say a woman wanted in the state of Texas, was found disturbing the peace in Chapman. The Merrick County Sheriff's Office says on Monday, they made contact with a woman on the 600 block of Cora Street, in Chapma'... Read More

NORFOLK - Humphrey St. Francis is adding State One Act finalists to their 2017 list of accomplishments, after their performance Wednesday. The Flyers performed "Two Fronts" at the class D1 Sate Competition, and took third place in a tight race wit'... Read More

NORFOLK - Leigh High School will be sporting some new hardware, after the school took first place at the Class D2 State One Acts. The group from Leigh performed "Shrek" and took first place unanimously with scores of 59, 60, and 60, from the three'... Read More

COLUMBUS - A local gas station attendant was cited on Saturday, after allegedly selling tobacco to a minor. The attendant was cited on Saturday at a gas station on 8th Street, and could be charged with a class V misdemeanor. If found guilty of a c'... Read More

LINCOLN, Neb. -- At a ceremony on Wednesday, Governor Pete Ricketts signed a proclamation marking December 7, 2017, as Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day in Nebraska. Of Nebraska’s four remaining Pearl Harbor survivors, three attended the ceremony: W'... Read More

LINCOLN, Neb. -- Troopers with the Nebraska State Patrol arrested two men and seized 126 pounds of marijuana following a traffic stop on Interstate 80 west of Lincoln. The stop occurred just before 3 p.m. Tuesday, when a trooper observed a 2017 Ki'... Read More

FALLS CITY - Falls City Councilman Don Ferguson said the proposed renovation of Legion Park got its start from the idea of establishing a World War I memorial. He said his friend and former councilman Don Baldwin suggested the idea for the memoria'... Read More