Pleas Entered in Pickup Theft, Attempted Jail Escape

BEATRICE – A Beatrice woman Thursday pleaded no contest to three charges, including an attempted escape from the Gage County Jail. 24-year-old Melissa Klassen will be sentenced April 6th on the t... Read More

NORFOLK - The Great American Comedy Festival is going all out for its 10th anniversary. Festival organizers announced Thursday that the headline performer for their Saturday gala event will be none other than comedy legend Martin Short. In additio... Read More

COLUMBUS - A Winter Storm Watch is scheduled for Colfax and Platte Counties beginning at 10 p.m. on Thursday. A powerful storm system will move into the area starting on Thursday afternoon spreading rain into northeast Nebraska. As colder air wo... Read More

Story above -- Interview below NORFOLK — While his colleague Deb Fischer endured protests at her stops in Nebraska on Wednesday, US Senator Ben Sasse was away from the political fire in Norfolk. The US Senator and Fremont-native spoke to junio... Read More

BEATRICE - Thursday marks the beginning of the NSAA Swimming and Diving Championships, and the Beatrice-Norris-Fairbury-Freeman Swim Team will be sending 13 athletes to the competition. All the diving competitions take place on Thursday, with girl... Read More

NORFOLK, NE — For 16 years US9 has hosted the annual St. Jude Radiothon. US92 and the listeners in our community have helped raise almost 2 million dollars for St.Jude and Northeast Nebraska has been recognized for being the the highest in per ... Read More

UNION - A broken oil line caused a Union man to lose his favorite tractor on Wednesday. Around 3 p.m. a green 1976 John Deere tractor caught fire at a farm on Goose Hill Rd. three miles southeast of Union. Owner of the tractor Jim Johnson, say... Read More

COLUMBUS - Families got the chance to do something a little out of the ordinary on Wednesday as the Shrine Circus made it's way to Ag Park. Circus goers got the opportunity to enjoy a variety of different activities, including face panting, horse ... Read More

NEBRASKA CITY, NE - It was too good to be true. The region's streak of 60 and 70 degree days appears to be ending. The National Weather Service office in Valley forecasts a high Thursday in the mid-50's, before dropping to the upper 30's for Frida... Read More

NEBRASKA CITY - Tammy Partsch claimed the job description of multipotenialite at the Nebraska City Rotary Club Wednesday and described her “Nebraska By Heart” art project for Nebraska’s Sesquicentennial. Partsch: I love the idea of the e... Read More

COLUMBUS - Columbus High graduate and current 24/7 Sports Recruiting Analyst Mike Schaefer stopped by his former hometown to talk Husker football with the Sertoma Club. Schaefer says he enjoys the experience of being able to return to Columbus and... Read More