PERU  - Peru State College Council for Diversity, Equality, and Inclusion has announced a week of activities to celebrate social justice in remembrance of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. beginning Monday, Jan. 15. Activities began Monday with a T-shir'... Read More

COLUMBUS, Neb. - A Columbus man hit a power pole with alcohol in his system and then fled the scene on Saturday morning, according to police. The Columbus Police Department says a 19-year-old Columbus man was driving south on St. Francis Roadway w'... Read More

BROKEN BOW—Reports of smoke and fire were issued just before 11 a.m. on Monday at the Jennie M. Melham Memorial Medical Center (JMMMMC). Fire alarms went off and Broken Bow Fire and Rescue, Police, and EMS teams were on the scene. Outgoing C'... Read More

RICHLAND, Neb. - A $500 reward is being offered for information leading to the arrest of the people involved in a burglary in Richland. A neighbor told NCN that a wedding dress, drapes, kitchen plates and other personal items were taken from a hom'... Read More

LINCOLN -- State Sen. Dan Watermeier remarked on his proposal for $10 in property tax relief for every $1 in income tax relief in his weekly legislative update. He said tax cuts are proposed despite the lastest projection of a $173 million revenue'... Read More

GENOA, Neb. - A teenage girl from Shelby was killed in a hunting accident in Genoa Sunday evening. According to the Nance County Sheriff's Office, a 13-year-old girl was hunting with her father and two family friends around 5:30 p.m., along the Lo'... Read More

AINSWORTH, Neb. (AP) — Authorities say a teenage girl died when her car collided head-on with a semitrailer in north-central Nebraska. The accident occurred around 6:20 p.m. Thursday just east of Ainsworth on U.S. Highway 20. The Brown County Sh'... Read More

BROKEN BOW—Reports of smoke and fire were issued just before 11 a.m. on Monday at the Jennie M. Melham Memorial Medical Center. Fire alarms went off and Broken Bow Fire and Rescue, Police, and EMS teams were on the scene. Outgoing CEO Mike Steck'... Read More

ST. EDWARD, Neb. - A house fire in rural St. Edward killed a man in Boone County last Friday. According to the Boone County Sheriff's Office,  the St. Edward Fire Department responded to a fire around 5:30 a.m. Friday and found a 39-year-old man'... Read More

NORFOLK - Unity doesn’t mean uniformity. That was the message of the first annual Martin Luther King Day breakfast hosted by the City of Norfolk’s Diversity Council on Monday. The event was held in conjunction with Northeast Community College a'... Read More

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SOUTH SIOUX CITY - A 36-year old Hubbard man faces numerous charges after an incident last Thursday that saw him flee from officers. According to the Dakota County Sheriff's Office, the incident happened just before 8 p.m. Thursday when a deputy a'... Read More

Sandhills/Thedford hosted the Knights wrestling invitational on Saturday at Sandhills High School in Dunning. Southwest was the team champion with 99 points. Southeast was 2nd and Mullen placed 3rd. Several wrestlers from the area claimed the cham'... Read More

SEM hosted its annual wrestling invitational on Friday. Among the area teams competing were Ansley/Litchfield, South Loup, Anselmo-Merna and SEM. Maxwell was the team champion with 201 points. Southwest was 2nd and Ansley/Litchfield was third. Ansley'... Read More