NORFOLK - The University of Nebraska Medical Center College of Nursing in Norfolk will offer an accelerated bachelor's degree in nursing program as part of an expansion, including a partnership with Wayne State College. UNMC's College of Nursing c'... Read More

COLUMBUS - The Columbus Habitat for Humanity is asking for a permissive exemption from the county on 9 lots they currently posses. Habitat for Humanities Director Lori Peters appeared before the Platte County Board of Equalization on Tuesday to re'... Read More

NORFOLK — Professional baseball is coming to Veteran’s Memorial Field this summer. The Norfolk Area Sports Council announced today that the Lincoln Saltdogs and Sioux City Explorers of the American Association of Professional Baseball will play '... Read More

COLUMBUS - Platte County Officials approved a bid on Tuesday to resurface East 29th Avenue on the edge of Columbus. A bid was approved for $283,426.95 to complete the project this summer, with reconstruction of the road beginning this summer. A bi'... Read More

COLUMBUS - If you drive down 12th Avenue you'll notice a slew of houses either disappearing or lifted up and ready to be moved. The Columbus City Council approved numerous more requests to move homes from the 12th Avenue area, near the train track'... Read More

COLUMBUS - Bank of the Valley is celebrating the opening of their newly constructed bank in north Columbus. The bank officially opened operations in the new building on April 6th, at 33rd Avenue and Lost Creek Parkway. Community President Jon D'... Read More

Dodge County authorities are searching for two men in connection with the attempted theft of an ATM at a North Bend bank. The attempted theft occurred about 4 a.m. Monday at the Platte Valley Bank, the Dodge County Sheriff’s Office sai'... Read More

Authorities found 114 pounds of high-grade marijuana, a THC vaping pen and THC-laced cookies during a traffic stop on the west edge of Lincoln. A 22-year-old Sioux City, Iowa, man was arrested after his 2014 Chevrolet Impala was stopped '... Read More

LINCOLN (AP) — Police say an arrest warrant for second-degree murder has been issued in connection with a fatal shooting in Lincoln last month. Lincoln Police said Monday that investigators are searching for the suspect but won't name '... Read More

A 32-year-old man has been arrested and more than 100 pounds of marijuana seized during a traffic stop on Interstate 80 in west Lincoln. The Nebraska State Patrol said the East Point, Georgia, man was stopped around 9:20 a.m. Monday whil'... Read More

LINCOLN (AP) — A Seward, Nebraska, man has been sent to prison for stealing from a youth basketball program. Court records say 38-year-old Levi East was sentenced Friday to two to four years, with credit for one day already served in custody'... Read More

School kids and community members in a tiny Nebraska town are buzzing about a series of six mild earthquakes during the past week. All the quakes have originated near the central Nebraska town of Arnold, a community of 600 people northea'... Read More

LINCOLN (AP) — The mother of a former Nebraska prison guard has been accused of throwing away evidence against her son. Court records say 41-year-old Jacinda Miller, of Oshkosh, is charged with felony evidence tampering. She didn't immediate'... Read More

The head of the Nebraska Democratic Party called Tuesday on the Democratic candidate for attorney general to drop out of the race after he was accused of an attack on his elderly father. Van Argyrakis, 51, is running as a Democrat again'... Read More