A Banner County grass fire that kept 75 firefighters from six departments busy for six hours Sunday night and is still being watched for hot spot...
Lexington Regional Health Center is partnering with University of Nebraska Medical Center, Plum Creek Medical Group and several other organi...
One of the most visited areas at the State Fair is the birthing pavilion. So far this year, three dairy calves, one beef herd calf, two litter of...
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) _ Nebraska officials are reporting a slight increase in the percentage of students who met or exceeded math and science proficiency...
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) _ People who visit doctors or hospitals in the state associated with the Catholic Health Initiatives network may soon have to pay mor...
The Wolf Pack is performing at the Nebraska State Fair throughout the week. Member Sadie says they perform to raise money and awareness of wolves. ...
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) _ A new report by a civil liberties group says Nebraska law enforcement officers stop and arrest a disproportionate number of non-whi...
Jeff Folmer, of Palmer, is the handler of Tiny, a 3400 pound steer. Folmer says he takes care of him. "Yes, he lives at my house. And I feed ...
Mid-Plains Community College of North Platte is getting ready to raffle off their restored 1967 Camaro. Vice President of Marketing and Public Informa...
This year's Nebraska State Fair has a quilt exhibit. Quilt Show Superintendent Jan Sittler says there are a lot of quilts on display. "At thi...
KEARNEY, Neb. (AP) _ A 33-year-old Ravenna man who was convicted of incest and sexually assaulting a child has been given 15 to 25 years in prison. ...
A busy weekend for Lexington Police Officers according to Chief of Police Tracy Wolf: On Friday afternoon (3:21 p.m.) police were notified...
The Nebraska U.S. Senate debate was held at the Nebraska State Fair in Grand Island, Monday evening. The 90 minute debate was sponsored by Nebras...
The Raising Nebraska Exhibit is being featured at the State Fair. UNL Extension Educator Beth Janning has more on the Agri House. "The first ...
An eight-year-old girl from Engleman Elementary School in Grand Island was injured today when she was struck by a Utility Terrain Vehicle (UTV) d...
KEARNEY, Neb. (AP) _ A Kentucky company has won a bid to build a re-entry center in Kearney for federal prisoners. The Kearney Hub says the ...
Join the Wilson Public Library in Cozad for an evening with author Kirstin Cronn-Mills, Thursday, September 11, at 7:00pm. . Kirstin ha...
The Rural Radio Network's Mike LePorte recently caught up with Nebraska State Fair Executive Director Joseph McDermott. McDermott says starting the fa...
KEARNEY - The state-of-the-art Wellness Center at the University of Nebraska at Kearney will open its doors to the public from 4-6 p.m. Wednesday, Aug...
NORFOLK, Neb. (AP) _ New headstones mark the final Nebraska resting places of two veterans of the Civil War. The Norfolk Daily News say...
COLUMBUS, Neb. (AP) _ A drowning has been reported at a private lake in rural Polk County. The Columbus Telegram says Columbus Rescue was ...
GRAND ISLAND, Neb. (AP) _ A central Nebraska jail is now offering email service because inmates complained about the cost of in-state phone calls. ...
LEXINGTON, Neb. (AP) _ A man serving a life sentence for killing a Gothenberg police officer in 1990 hopes a Dawson County District Court Judge will a...
(Grand Island, Neb.) – Enrollment at Central Community College has returned to pre-recession levels while the number of students graduating from the c...
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) _ Nebraska's attorney general says the state's corrections department has been too busy dealing with other problems to focus on res...
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) _ Dove hunting season is about to begin in Nebraska. The Nebraska Game and Parks Commission says doves may be hunted state...
The 2014 Work Hard Play Hard Chevrolet Silverado traveled to Buffalo Stampede Days in Elm Creek on Saturday where we participated in a great parade a...
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) _ Nebraska game officials say pheasant hunting in the state this year should be on a par with last year or slightly better. ...
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) _ A new U.S. Department of Agriculture report says the number of cattle in large Nebraska feedlots is up 4 percent compared to Augu...
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) _ Electric car owners will soon have more places to charge their vehicles in Lincoln. The Lincoln Journal Star reports Li...
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) _ Authorities say a man has been arrested in connection to a shooting in Omaha that injured one person. The Douglas Co...
ROCKVILLE, Neb. (AP) _ Construction work is scheduled to begin next week on the Rockville South Bridge in central Nebraska. The bridge sits ...
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) _ Some Nebraska prisoners serving time for driving under the influence were kept behind bars longer than they should have been...
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) _ Space is still available for a retreat that teaches women skills they can use in the outdoors. The Nebraska Game a...
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) _ The Nebraska Labor Department says it's recovered nearly $5.8 million so far this year from people who were given too much u...
ALBION, Neb. (AP) _ Authorities say a Greeley man has been killed in a traffic accident in east-central Nebraska. The Boone County Sher...
The Lexington Community Foundation is kicking off its fourth annual Give BIG Lexington campaign scheduled for Wednesday, November 12th. This is a...
The U.S. Department of Labor's Mine Safety and Health Administration announced Thursday that it has allocated $8,348,423 in health and safety trainin...
The Nebraska State Fair was opened Friday morning with a dedication of the newest building on the grounds called the Nebraska Building. ...
(Grand Island, Neb.)- Safety information and giveaways will once again be provided by the Nebraska State Patrol (NSP) to visitors during the Neb...
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) _ Business and agricultural groups are joining forces to campaign for a Nebraska ballot measure that would allow electronic betting...
NELIGH, Neb. (AP) _ Organizers say nearly all the $50 tickets for a Willie Nelson and Neil Young concert organized by opponents of the proposed Keysto...
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) _ A new monthly survey of bankers suggests the economy is slowing down in rural areas of Nebraska, Iowa and eight other Midwestern st...
United States Attorney Deborah R. Gilg announced that Vance David Baumbach, 37, formerly of Oxford was sentenced in Lincoln to 15 years in prison...
A one vehicle rollover with Michigan license plates, was reported on mile marker 242 on interstate 80 or six miles west of the Overton on-ramp. Troope...
Nebraska Public Power District's Board of Directors just approved a resolution authorizing planning and engineering work for a new transmission line. ...
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) _ A new name will be going on some hospitals in Nebraska and southwest Iowa. Alegent Creighton Health and the other Catholi...
The 4th and 5th grade Ag Exposure Day is scheduled for Sept. 10th at Platte Valley Farms in Cozad. The event teaches both groups the vital part that a...
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) _ Nebraska State Fair organizers say they'll be ready for the crowd Friday with a variety of entertainment options, plenty of food on...
NORTH PLATTE, Neb. (AP) _ Western Nebraska authorities say a man whose body was found near a parking lot of a fast-food restaurant in North Platt...
GERING, Neb. (AP) _ A 39-year-old Mitchell man has made a plea deal in a case stemming from a bomb scare in the Nebraska Panhandle town. ...
ADM Alliance Nutrition, Inc. facility has announced they will close their Cozad facility in October. ADM Alliance Nutrition is a subsidiary of ...
Lincoln, Neb. (Aug. 20, 2014) – Visitors to the 2014 Nebraska State Fair in Grand Island are invited to stop by the Nebraska State Treasurer's booth i...
The world learned Wednesday about the beheading of American journalist James Foley at the hands of the group Islamic State. Foley was kidnapped in S...
SCOTTSBLUFF, Neb. (AP) _ A 19-year-old Nebraska man who faced a felony incest charge has taken a plea deal. The man pleaded no contest...
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) - Gov. Dave Heineman took an ice-cold shower outside his home to raise awareness about a devastating disease. Heineman com...
SIDNEY, Neb. (AP) _ A 16-year-old Nebraska boy who told officers he'd been texting before a fatal collision has been charged in juvenile court. ...
SCOTTSBLUFF, Neb. (AP) _ Nebraska authorities say a Texas-based mortgage company will be eliminating 90 more jobs at its Scottsbluff office in the Neb...
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) _ A new report says Nebraska's 2014 high school graduates scored higher on the ACT college entrance exam than students nationally a...
GRAND ISLAND, Neb. (AP) _ A 58-year-old Nebraska man who's already serving a life sentence for shooting his ex-wife to death has been given another li...
The 35th Annual Cozad Chamber of Commerce Farmer and Businessman Appreciation BBQ was held Tuesday evening. An Ag Service Award and Farm Family Award ...
Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack has highlighted the importance of rural entrepreneurs to the U.S. economy and said investments in them are helpin...
KRVN announcer Big Al Weekley has been nominated for an award by the International Bluegrass Music Association. Big Al joins four others in the...
Cheyenne County authorities say a petition has been filed in juvenile court against a 16 year old boy accused in an accident July 31st that ki...
COLUMBUS, Neb. (AP) _ The city is still looking for private parties willing to spend $750,000 or more to move and save Columbus' old Union Pacifi...
NORFOLK, Neb. (AP) _ The City Council has acknowledged that a tax hike will be needed to subsidize new hangars at the Norfolk Regional Airport. ...
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) _ A new report says Nebraska law enforcement officers have misused stun guns in several recent incidents. The ACLU o...
GREELEY, Colo. (AP) _ A Colorado energy exploration company is expanding into western Nebraska. Platteville, Colorado-based Synergy Resource...
CLARKS, Neb. (AP) _ Authorities say a 25-year-old Clarks woman has been killed in a traffic accident involving three vehicles. The Grand Isl...
NORTH PLATTE, Neb. (AP) _ A 57-year-old North Platte man suspected of posting some child pornography on a Facebook page is scheduled to be senten...
NELIGH, Neb. (AP) _ Willie Nelson and Neil Young will headline a concert next month in a Nebraska cornfield organized by opponents of a proposed ...
Lexington Police arrested the second suspect in a recent burglary investigation of a Lexington roofing company. More than $1,400 in roofin...
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) _ Nebraska police say they're investigating two pizza delivery robberies in as many days after teenagers stole two pizzas, cin...
KEARNEY, Neb. (AP) _ Some Kearney residents say they're concerned about a re-entry center for federal prisoners that could be built in the south-centr...
DAVID CITY, Neb. (AP) _ The Nebraska State Patrol is investigating a rollover crash that killed a 33-year-old woman this weekend. Autho...
A 22-year-old Lexington man who was convicted in the December 28, 2013 stabbing death of 21-year-old Douglas Matzar was sentenced to 14 to 25 years...
ARNOLD, Neb. (AP) _ Authorities have released the name of an Oklahoma man who died after a rollover accident in central Nebraska. Broken Bow...
NORTH PLATTE, Neb. (AP) _ North Platte authorities are investigating what led to the death of a man whose body was found near a parking lot of a ...
2010 Scotts Bluff County Fair Queen Jessica Littlejohn and her father have filed an amended lawsuit against three county entities and a rodeo stock co...
HASTINGS, Neb. (AP) _ Powerful storm winds have knocked down power lines and trees as hail pounded several parts of Nebraska. At least one ...
LINCOLN – The effort by a political party to be included in the general election in Nebraska fell short. The Tax Wall Street Party did not gather enou...
Severe thunderstorms moved through Nebraska Sunday from the north-central part of the state through south-central and central parts with heavy rain, h...
ARNOLD, Neb. (AP) _ Authorities are investigating a rollover crash that killed one person and injured another in central Nebraska. The Cust...
By Deena Winter from watchdog.org LINCOLN, Neb. – Eleven days after being informed by an assistant attorney general that a state Supr...
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) _ Nebraska lawmakers will have a new debate next year over immigration, an issue that could influence the 2014 governor's race. ...
WASHINGTON – U.S. Sens. Mike Johanns and Deb Fischer today confirmed that they are recommending to President Obama Robert Rossiter, Jr., of Omaha to f...
DAVID CITY, Neb. (AP) _ More than 1,000 people attended the funeral for Butler County Sheriff Mark Hecker. The 53-year-old Hecker was remem...
NORFOLK, Neb. (AP) _ Health officials in northeastern Nebraska are tracking down those who might have been exposed to a Norfolk student diagnosed with...
DAVID CITY, Neb. (AP) _ The Nebraska State Patrol is investigating a rollover crash that killed a 33-year-old woman this weekend. Authoriti...
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) _ Entrepreneurs who want to turn their recipes into businesses can get help from experts at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. ...
The Work Hard Play Hard Chevrolet Silverado went to Miller Saturday evening for the Fireman's BBQ at the Miller Community Hall. The BBQ meal was ver...
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) _ Union Pacific is again offering grants to help communities along the railroad promote safety. The Omaha, Nebraska-based ...
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) _ Nebraska's archery deer hunting season will open Sept. 1 _ the first time in 35 years the season has opened earlier than Sept. 15...
SCOTTSBLUFF, Neb. (AP) _ State troopers in western Nebraska will be conducting an enforcement exercise intended to encourage motorists to buckle ...
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) _ The Omaha Public Power District is warning utility customers about a phone billing scam. OPPD says the over-the-phon...
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) _ A University of Nebraska at Omaha dorm that was heavily damaged by fire earlier this year has been rebuilt and is ready for ne...
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) _ Nebraska officials are turning to hunters this year to ask their ideas about public land use in the state. The Ne...
A 56-year-old Lexington man has been arrested on a Dawson County Warrant for Felon In Possession of a Firearm. The case stems from August 5th di...
GRAND ISLAND, Neb. (AP) _ The Nebraska Game and Parks Commission will debut an interactive outdoor exhibit at this year's Nebraska State Fair tha...
Governor Dave Heineman and Nebraska Department of Correctional Services Director Mike Kenney Friday announced administrative personnel actions taken a...