Fairbury City Council approves first hearing for city water rate ordinance

FAIRBURY, NE - The Fairbury City Council approved the first official reading of Ordinance No. 3083, which would increase water rates throughout the city. City administrator Collin Biesler says this... Read More

var _informq = _informq || ; _informq.push(); CUSTER COUNTY—It may be muddy but the Custer County Fairgrounds keep moving forward after last week’s flooding and blizzards. Heavy currents flowed through the eastern portion of Broken Bow a... Read More

LINCOLN, NE (News Channel Nebraska) - The Nebraska Husker basketball team is encouraging all Nebraskans to help in the relief efforts. At the Nebraska versus Butler men’s basketball NIT game on Wednesday, the Red Cross and Nebraska Athletics... Read More

VERDIGRE, NE -- Residents of northern Knox County could get some relief thanks to a disaster fund set up by a Nebraska-based bank. Pinnacle Bank and the Village of Verdigre announced in a news release Tuesday that a Verdigre Disaster Relief Fund a... Read More

The Nebraska Emergency Management Agency has posted estimates of monetary damages from flooding and recent storms across the state. The numbers are updated as local emergency management teams are able to assess the damage across their counties. Th... Read More

Glenwood Municipal Utilities has issued a boil order until further notice for Glenwood and Pacific Junction. In response to the electrical outage at its water treatment facility, the utility will be adding water to its system to assure w... Read More

NEBRASKA CITY – The closing of the Highway 2 bridge at Nebraska City on Friday evening has brought some unusual traffic to Nebraska City. On Monday, a Hyundai Santa Fe driven by 69-year-old Michael Baxter of Council Bluffs, left south 11th Stree... Read More

_informq.push(); O’NEILL, NE — O’Neill Fire Chief Terry Miles was ready for some flooding.  Going into last week he thought he’d fill some sandbags and inspect some basements… he didn’t think he’d execute a rescue rarely performed i... Read More

NEBRASKA (Associated Press) - The Plains farm aid nonprofit Farm Rescue is launching an effort to bring donated hay to flood-stricken Nebraska ranchers. North Dakota-based Farm Rescue first activated its Operation Hay Lift program to help drought... Read More

NEBRASKA (News Channel Nebraska) - Vice President Mike Pence travels to Nebraska today (Tuesday) to get a first-hand view of the dangerous flooding. White House Press Secretary Sarah Sanders made the announcement via Twitter. Pence will make t... Read More

Rain is about the last thing anyone in Nebraska needs right now, but a large portion of southeast Nebraska is dealing steady rainfall through the day Tuesday. The National Weather Service in Omaha issued a Flood Warning for about the entire southe... Read More