Optimism For Whiteclay Nearly One Year Without Alcohol Sales

WHITECLAY - It's been nearly a year since four liquor stores lost their licenses to sell alcohol in Whiteclay, Nebraska. Black Hills FOX's Jon Wilson tells us how the town has changed. Watch here f... Read More

COLUMBUS, Neb. - Currently nobody has filed for three open Columbus City Council seats and just one person, incumbent Dennis Kresha, has filed for the other open spot. According to the Platte County election filings, Kresha filed for re-election i... Read More

LINCOLN - The first ten days of Nebraska's 2018 legislative session have been busy as senators have worked to get their bills introduced to the unicameral. Sen. Laura Ebke of Crete says there are hundreds for senators and committees to sort throug... Read More

NEBRASKA CITY – The Otoe County Board appointed Christie Smallfoot as Otoe County assessor effective Jan. 1. Smallfoot, a deputy assessor for nine years, said former Assessor Therese Gruber prepared her for the job. Smallfoot: “She  had ta... Read More

BEATRICE – Gage County officials have approved a settlement agreement with the Fraternal Order of Police union that represents Gage County Sheriff’s officers. The understanding recognizes sergeant-level positions as members of the bargaining u... Read More

FAIRBURY - Residents of Jefferson, Saline and Gage Counties are again being reminded to register for the Blue Rivers Basin Community Alert System. The system allows people living in those counties to receive notifications of potential safety issue... Read More

SIBLEY, Iowa (AP) -- A 39-year-old former football coach and teacher accused of sexually assaulting a child in northwest Iowa has been convicted of a similar crime in Nebraska. Court records say Kyle Ewinger was found guilty Tuesday of sexual assa... Read More

BEATRICE – A Beatrice man has entered a no contest plea to a reduced charge, for the robbery of a Great Western Bank Branch in Beatrice, last October 30th. 54-year-old Terry Bailes entered the plea in Gage County District Court, Wednesday, to at... Read More

BEATRICE – Beatrice city officials have begun discussions with a consultant, about the possibility of a new fire station.   Mayor Stan Wirth says some preliminary discussions have been held with a design consultant who has also worked with the Ci... Read More

ST. EDWARD - A funeral for Justin Forinash, 39, has been scheduled for Friday, after the St. Edward man passed way in a fire over the weekend. The funeral will be held at St. Edward Catholic Church at 11:00 a.m. on Friday, January 19th, with the b... Read More

Omaha, NE.—The Keystone XL pipeline is moving forward with construction "expected" to begin sometime next year, according to a lengthy statement released this morning by TransCanada. Company President Russ Girling says TransCanada is "significan... Read More