Sen. Fischer to Visit Norfolk, Columbus Next Week

NORFOLK - Nebraska's senior senator will be visiting constituents in Northeast Nebraska in the coming week. U.S. Senator Deb Fischer has announced that she will be holding a series of "community co... Read More

RAPID CITY, S.D. (AP) — South Dakota-based Black Hills Corp. says it has completed its purchase of Colorado-based SourceGas Holdings. SourceGas is a natural gas utility serving about 425,000 customers including some in Pierce, Stanton, Antelope,... Read More

NCN -- District wrestling tournaments are Friday and Saturday across Nebraska.  Below are the districts featuring local teams, along with links to each district's TrackWrestling page with live results. The top four finishers in each weight class ... Read More

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — The nation's only ban on meatpackers owning hogs has ended due to a new Nebraska law that allows processers to control the animals from birth to slaughter. Gov. Pete Ricketts signed the measure Thursday. Business and farm... Read More

LINCOLN - In any vehicular pursuit in Nebraska, if an innocent third party is injured, law enforcement is held liable. Senator Dan Watermeier wanted to make sure there is a definition for "third party." On his weekly radio appearance, Senator Wa... Read More

(BEATRICE) – A long-time former member of the Beatrice Board of Education has filed with the Gage County Clerk’s office to run for a spot on the board, again. Steve Winter, a retired insurance agent, is the latest to enter this year’s race f... Read More

(BEATRICE) – Gage Area Growth Enterprise has reelected three members who serve on the organization’s board of directors. Andrea Schafer, Patrick Ratigan and Steve Hovendick were all reelected during the organization’s annual meeting, held Th... Read More

(BEATRICE) – The Gage County Planning Commission has forwarded revised regulations governing wind farms, to the county’s board of supervisors.  Following a public hearing last night, the commission agreed to establish a sound limit on wind turbi... Read More

HANOVER -- Back in December, both the Hanover boys and girls basketball teams lost by ten points at Washington County.   Two months later at home, the Wildcats took their wins back, with a 54-40 boys victory and a 62-46 girls final. The Hanover b... Read More

FALLS CITY - With the two schools only 26 miles apart, HTRS and Falls City brought a big crowd to Falls City High School on Thursday night. Brandt Chapple led the Tigers to a victory in the boys matchup. He scored 25 points in their 58-44 win. The... Read More

OHIOWA - The Fillmore County Development Corporation held their annual meeting Thursday night at the Lazy Horse Vineyard and Brewing Company's Tasting Room, located in Ohiowa. Special guests at the event included Sarah Skinner, Legislative Aid t... Read More