Columbus Man Arrested on Multiple PC Warrants

COLUMBUS - A parking violation resulted in a Columbus man getting arrested on multiple Platte County Warrants. Columbus Police Captain Todd Thalken says CPD initially responded to a parking violat... Read More

WAHOO - A two-vehicle accident left a 17-year old girl with serious injuries near Wahoo on Wednesday afternoon. The Saunders County Sheriff's Office says in a news release that the accident happened just after 5 p.m. Wednesday when a tractor-trail... Read More

BEATRICE – A long-time teacher and city councilman in Beatrice has passed away.  Jim Rector died Tuesday at age 70, at Bryan LGH Medical Center East, in Lincoln. Rector taught middle school and high school math in Beatrice for 30 years.  He se... Read More

CENTENNIAL, Colo - NioCorp Developments announced Thursday it has submitted a pre-construction application to the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers for a proposed waterline from its Elk Creek Superalloy materials project to the Missouri River. The perm... Read More

BEATRICE -  A Wymore woman is facing five charges after she was arrested while a fugitive task force was looking for another suspect. 46-year-old Mindy Pyle is charged with delivery of an exceptionally hazardous drug, possession of a controlled s... Read More

LINCOLN  -- Lincoln Children's Zoo announced details regarding the largest expansion in its 52-year history. Giraffes, tigers, spider monkeys, an indoor adventure area and a splash stream will highlight this nearly 10-acre expansion that will al... Read More

NORFOLK — Norfolk area veterans have a better understanding of care provided by the VA following a town hall discussion on Wednesday night. Veterans met at the Norfolk Senior Center and conversed with the administration of the VA’s Nebraska-We... Read More

A man is dead and his brother wounded following a shooting Sunday in Lyons, Nebraska. At 8:35 that morning, officers were called to 655 State St. in Lyons and found Kevin Hayes, 49, dead from what appeared to be a self-inflicted gunshot wound.... Read More

A 31-year-old day-care provider has been ticketed on suspicion of child abuse after officials say a 2-year-old in her care was exposed to THC, the main active ingredient in marijuana. At 10:45 p.m. Monday, deputies from the Lancaster Cou... Read More

LINCOLN — Eighty statewide attractions are again featured in the Nebraska Tourism Commission’s summer 2017 Nebraska Passport program. John Ricks, the commission’s executive director, said the agency is excited to host the program, ... Read More

NORFOLK — Being Speaker of the Legislature isn't exactly what Jim Scheer expected. While addressing media and the public at a bill-signing ceremony on Monday, the state senator from Norfolk said the session began with an unexpected speed bump. ... Read More